Jose-Maria, Ruiz-Moreno, MD, PhD

Jose-Maria, Ruiz-Moreno, MD, PhD

President of the Spanish Society of Retina and Vitreous (SERV), and a Professor of Ophthalmology at Castilla La Mancha University (UCLM)

Professor Ruiz Moreno is President of the Spanish Society of Retina and Vitreous (SERV), and a Professor of Ophthalmology at Castilla La Mancha University (UCLM). Next to that, he is Head of Ophthalmology Department at the University Hospital Puerta de Hierro in Madrid, Spain. He is a retinal specialist who is particularly known for his work relating to Pathologic Myopia and Age Related Macular Degeneration (AMD). His research interests include anti¬-VEGF therapies and their effect on choroidal thickness and quality of vision, AMD, Myopic Maculopathy, Diabetic Macular Edema and Swept Source OCT and OCTA imaging. He has been involved in more than 45 high profile international clinical trials, and has an impressive record in securing public and private funding for clinical research. He is a prolific author with 208 peer reviewed articles, 37 books and close to 100 book chapters. He has given hundreds of presentations both within Spain and across the world and has received 14 prestigious awards for his work.