Clinical Associate Professor Nitin Verma AM FRANZCO, MMed, MD.,Dip NBE,Arzt fur Augenheilkunde
Clinical Associate Professor Nitin Verma AM has been a part of Hobart Eye Surgeons for 12 years. He is actively engaged in the treatment and control of Macular Degeneration (M.D.), and heads a number of research projects concerning new drugs and treatments for M.D. as well as Diabetic Macular Oedema. He was awarded the Meritorious Service Award for Prevention of Blindness (Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology) in 2009.
Clinical Associate Prof Nitin Verma AM is Associate Professor in the UTAS School of Medicine, Head of Ophthalmology at the Royal Hobart Hospital and Senior Lecturer, Ophthalmology, in the University of Sydney.
He leads the East Timor Eye Project, coordinating philanthropic, eye-care work in East Timor, by doctors, optometrists and nurses from almost all states of Australia. For his work, he was awarded the Order of Timor Leste in 2010, and was appointed Honorary Consul to East Timor, in 2006.
Clinical Associate Prof Nitin Verma AM is on several Academic committees and Boards of Philanthropic organisations.