• BMEC

    Academic Unit of Ophthalmology

    The Academic Unit of Ophthalmology, established in 1989, has an international reputation in patient-driven research focussing on the inflammatory mechanisms in the ocular microenvironement.

  • clinical research

    BMEC – Clinical Research Facility

    The BMEC Clinical Research Facility (BMEC – CRF) was opened in December 2012. This dedicated unit supports clinical research studies on a wide range of…

  • books


    Oxford Handbook Of Ophthalmology: The Oxford Handbook of Ophthalmology was first published in an attempt to meet the needs of trainees as a reference for not…

  • publications


    A list of papers published in various ophthalmological, medical and scientific peer reviewed journals can be found by clicking here.

  • research


    The broad aim of the Research and Development (R&D) office within Sandwell & West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust is to assist researchers and help ensure…

  • trials


    A number of portfolio and non-portfolio clinical trials are currently being undertaken at BMEC and the Academic Unit of Ophthalmology. The list is as follows:…