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M. Francesca Cordeiro Edit Profile

consultant , Ophthalmologist , researcher , specialist

M. Francesca Cordeiro, Kenyan consultant ophthalmologist, glaucoma specialist, researcher. Recipient Moorfield's Research Gold medal, 1999, International Glaymore Review award, 2000, Lewis Rudin award, New York Academy Medicine, 2005. Fellow: RCOpha; member: Royal College of Physicians.

Background

Cordeiro, M. Francesca was born on January 29, 1964 in Nairobi, Kenya. Arrived in United Kingdom, 1969. Daughter of J. Rufino and Lira Antoinette (Carvalho) Cordeiro.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University London, 1982. Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery, University London, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, University London, 1998.

Career

University College London professor Rohnal Neurodept., 2008. Reader University College London Institute Ophthalmology.

Membership

Fellow: RCOpha; member: Royal College of Physicians.

Connections

Married Raj D. Persaud, September 3, 1994.

father:
J. Rufino Cordeiro

mother:
Lira Antoinette (Carvalho) Cordeiro

spouse:
Raj D. Persaud