Professor Peng Tee Khaw of Moorfields Knighted for services to Ophthalmology
Today sees the announcement in the Queen’s Birthday honours list that Prof. Peng Tee Khaw has been given the honour of Knights Bachelor.
Khaw is Director of the National Institute for Health Research at the Biomedical Research Centre in Ophthalmology at Moorfield Eye Hospital and UCL Institute of Ophthalmology.
He is also currently President of the Assoc. For Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (AVRO), the world’s largest eye and vision research organisation.
His team are developing new treatments for the prevention of scarring and stem cell regeneration of the optic nerve.