Cookies on this website
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you click 'Continue' we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies and you won't see this message again. Click 'Find out more' for information on how to change your cookie settings.
Peter Charbel Issa second from left on matriculation at Merton College Oxford, with Dan Lipinski, Mandeep Singh and Haidong Shan
Peter Charbel Issa second from left on matriculation at Merton College Oxford, with Dan Lipinski, Mandeep Singh and Haidong Shan

Nuffield Laboratory of Ophthalmology DPhil student, Peter Charbel Issa, has been appointed to a full professorship at the University of Bonn. His chair is supported by the Pro Retina research foundation, which supports research into retinal diseases. Peter is in the third year of his DPhil and has already published widely on retinal diseases, with much of his work undertaken here in Oxford. Professor Charbel Issa's inauguration ceremony at the University of Bonn took place on Tuesday 22 May, and his personal webpage at the University Eye Clinic of Bonn can be found here.

Similar stories

NICE recommends offering app-based treatment for people with insomnia instead of sleeping pills

Hundreds of thousands of people suffering from insomnia who would usually be prescribed sleeping pills could be offered an app-based treatment programme instead, NICE has said.

How to use the science of the body clock to improve our sleep and health

Professor Russell Foster has written a new book about circadian neuroscience which is published by Penguin this week. This book review by Jacqueline Pumphrey was first published on the University of Oxford website.

Obituary: Carol Holder

New Year's Honours for Professor Irene Tracey

Professor Irene Tracey FMedSci, MAE, Professor of Anaesthetic Neuroscience and Warden of Merton College, has been appointed CBE for services to medical research.

Nine new Professors

Many congratulations to the following members of our Department who have been awarded the title of Professor in the recent Recognition of Distinction round.