Medical and Scientific Advisory Board
The MSAB is an advisory committee which plays an invaluable role in advising the Directors of Fighting Blindness through appraising new grant applications and monitoring on-going programmes. It also offers recommendations regarding research policies and strategic plans, as well as ensuring that the excellent quality of our research is maintained.
Prof Robin Ali (Chair)
Professor of Human Molecular Genetics at University College London (UCL) Institute of Ophthalmology. Read full bio here.
Prof Frank Barry
Professor of Cellular Therapy at National University of Ireland Galway. Read full bio here .
Director of the Centre for Vision Science, Queen’s University Belfast. Read full bio here..
Prof Alberto Auricchio
Professor of Medical Genetics, University of Naples, Italy. Read full bio here.
Prof John Flannery
Professor of Neurobiology, University of California, Berkeley, USA. Read full bio here.
Prof Joseph Carroll
Richard O. Schultz, MD / Ruth Works Professor of Ophthalmology and Professor of Biophysics and Cell Biology, Neurobiology & Anatomy at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Read full bio here.