Mission statement

Since its 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.


COVID 19 Update 20th October 2020

The Research Foundation will remain open to patients following the commencement of Level 5 Restrictions from midnight Wednesday 21st October.

Travel for medical purposes is permissible. You may still attend for your appointment. All safety measures in place to ensure the safety of patients and staff.

If you have any queries, please contact us.

Keep well, stay safe.

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.

Royal Eye & Ear Hospital Research Foundation

Supporting clinical research to eliminate eye & ear disease

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