Qualifications & Awards
Enhancing Learning and Teaching Certificate (Special commendation) The Oxford Learning Institute 2018
Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Training Fellowship 2016
Fellow Royal College of Ophthalmologists 2016
Clinical Academic Foundation Program University of Glasgow 2012
MB BChir University of Cambridge 2010
Sahara Essay Prize For scientific writing for a lay audience 2010
MA (Physiology, Development and Neuroscience) University of Cambridge 2007
Altounyan Fund Research Award, University of Cambridge 2007
Gridley Fund Research Award, University of Cambridge 2006
HE Durham Research Award, University of Cambridge 2006
Michael James Gilhooley
MA MB BChir FRCOphth
Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Training Fellow
- Honorary Specialist Registrar, Moorfields Eye Hospital
Michael studied clinical medicine at the University of Cambridge before undertaking an academic foundation program at the University of Glasgow. Following this, he joined the Moorfields / North Thames training scheme in ophthalmology. He is currently a Wellcome trust clinical research training fellow at the Nuffield Laboratory of Ophthalmology and honorary registrar to Moorfields Eye Hospital.
Rhythmic expression of per1 in the dentate gyrus is suppressed by corticosterone: implications for neurogenesis.
Gilhooley MJ. et al, (2011), Neurosci Lett, 489, 177 - 181
Long term visual outcomes, graft survival and complications of deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty in patients with herpes simplex related corneal scarring.
Lyall DAM. et al, (2012), Br J Ophthalmol, 96, 1200 - 1203
Recurrent presumed herpes simplex keratitis and episcleritis in keratosis follicularis (Darier's disease).
Radia M. et al, (2015), BMJ Case Rep, 2015
Melanopsin: photoreceptors, physiology and potential
Palumaa T. et al, (2018), Current Opinion in Physiology, 5, 68 - 74
Retinal bipolar cell gene changes in the rd1 model of inherited retinal degeneration
Gilhooley MJ. et al, (2018), INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE, 59