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Ridley Lecture Medal

The Lecture Medal Awards are held at The Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y5 AG, every two years, at the TRENDS in Opthalmology Meeting.

 

The Lecture Medal is awarded in recognition of services to ophthalmology and in commemoration of the pioneering work performed by Sir Nicholas Harold Lloyd Ridley FRS (1906 - 2001) in cataract surgery and the innovation of Intra Ocular Lenses undertaken at St Thomas’s Hospital in 1949 and 1950.

 

To date the Lecture Medal has been awarded to:-

Date

 

2000

 

2002

 

2004

 

2006

 

2008

 

2010

 

2012

 

2014

 

2016

Lecturer  

 

Mr John Dart

 

Mr Peter Hamilton

 

Dr Stuart Cumming

 

Professor Robert Weinreb

 

Mr Richard Collin

 

Professor David Spalton

 

Professor Christopher Hammond

 

Mr Lyndon Da Cruz

 

Professor David O'Brart

Subject

 

Cataracts, Conjuctivitis, Corneal Grafts

 

Treatment of Retinal conditions

 

Accommodative intraocular lenses

 

Treatment of Glaucoma

 

Ophthalmoplastic surgery

 

New lenses for old  bags

 

Personal Genomics and the Eye

 

The artificial retina and stem cell transplanation.

 

Corneal transplants