José María Ruiz Moreno

Professor at Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha (UCLM, Albacete) and Chief of Ophthalmology at Unidad Clínica de Retina, C.H.U.A., Albacete, Spain

Professor Ruiz Moreno is a retinal specialist who is particularly known for his work relating to Age Related Macular Degeneration. His particular interests include anti-VGEF therapies and their effect on choroidal thickness and quality of vision, the genetics of AMD, Alzheimer disease and the retina, and swept source OCT imaging.


He has been involved in more than 30 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 149 peer reviewed articles, 34 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.


We are privileged to have Professor Ruiz Moreno both as a presenter and member of the Scientific Program Committee, ensuring a high quality, scientific program.