The Research Foundation

Mission Statement

Since it's establishment in 1974, the Research Foundation has supported clinical research in the prevention and treatment of eye and ear diseases. It is the aim of the Research Foundation to develop new treatments for eye and ear conditions that will eliminate hearing and sight loss. This will lead to a better understanding of how to treat and prevent eye and ear disease which in turn will result in improved patient care and enhanced quality of life for patients.


Fundraising Irish Art Exhibition and Sale

Viewing and bids: 8, 9 and 10th of June 2016
Education and Conference Centre, Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital,



Women's mini marathon

Women's Mini Marathon | 6 June 2016
Calling all ladies to sign up for the Flora Womens Mini Marathon on Monday 6 June 2016 in support of the Eithne Walls Research Fund
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New Frontiers Meeting in Ophthalmology | 11 June 2015
Glaucoma Study Day- Education & Conference Centre, Royal Victoria Eye & Ear Hospital
The meeting will be chaired by Ms Aoife Doyle (RVEEH). Speakers will include Prof Anthony J.W King (Nottingham University Hospital), Mr Jeremy O'Connor (RVEEH), Ms Yvonne Delaney (Bons Secour Hospital), Prof Colm O'Brien (Mater Misericordiae University Hospital) and Ms Carol Hoang (Novartis Global Brand Medical Director).
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About Us

The Research Foundation in the Royal Victoria Eye & Ear Hospital provides support for clinical research involving eye, ear, nose and throat diseases.

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Research

There is an emphasis on clinical and translational research, where patient-focused laboratory investigations aim to improve patient care through the development of new treatments.

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Fundraising

Following the tragic AF447 Rio-Paris accident Dr Eithne Walls' family established a Research Fund in her memory.

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