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Professor Tariq Aslam

Senior Clinical Lecturer, Consultant Ophthalmologist


FRCSEd( Ophth), DM(OXON), PhD

Special Interests

Medical Retinal Disease


Prof. Aslam specialises in Medical Retina disease. His first doctorate (DM) was from Oxford University and he more recently gained a PhD for which he was awarded highest honours.

He is currently the UK National Institute for Health Research lead for Greater Manchester and is involved in research in many branches of ophthalmology, particularly exploring the potential for computerised and technical enhancement of diagnosis and management of ophthalmic disease.

Prof. Aslam is director of the Manchester Investigative Ophthalmology and Vision Science MSc course, Editor of “Eye News” and Associate Editor of “Acta Ophthalmologica” and “BMC research notes.”