7 - 30 June, 2021
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Konstantinos Balaskas

Consultant Ophthalmologist and Head of Moorfields Ophthalmic Reading Centre and AI Analytics Hub
Moorfields Eye Hospital, London
United Kingdom

Dr Balaskas has a keen interest in developing new ways of delivering care and implementing personalised care strategies in ophthalmology. He has helped to develop the role of Moorfields Ophthalmic Reading Centre as a teleophthalmology hub, by implementing virtual clinics, artificial intelligence and home vision monitoring. Konstantinos also has a detailed knowledge of clinical trials. He has led two national research projects investigating novel care models for ophthalmology patients and gained national recognition as one of the Best Principal Investigators for Clinical Trials in the UK for three consecutive years. Konstantinos graduated from the Medical School of the University of Athens, Greece in 2002 (MBBS) and obtained a Medical Doctorate (MDres) in research from the East University of Lausanne, Switzerland in 2013.