Kevin Gregory-Evans

Degrees / Designations 

1982: BSc (Hons), 2:1. Physiology, University of London, UK. 1985: MBBS, St. Bartholomew's Medical School, University of London, UK. 1988: Diploma of Ophthalmology, Royal College of Surgeons, London, UK. 1989: FRCS, Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians, Glasgow, UK. 1990: FRCOphth, Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London, UK. 1994: MD (Res), Molecular Genetics, University of London, UK. 2009: PhD, Cell Biology, University of London, UK. 2009: DIC, Imperial College London. UK. 2011: FRCSC, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Email Address 
Mailing Address 
2550 Willow Street, Vancouver, Bc, Canada. V5Z 3N9


Academic Appointment 
VCHA Investigator
Body Locations and Systems 
Eyes and Vision
Other Areas of Research 
Stem Cell BiologyTissue EngineeringMolecular Genetics


Current Projects 

His research interests include novel approaches in the diagnosis and treatment of retinal disease. 1. CIHR Team Grant ($1.5 million): Novel molecular approaches in the treatment of retinal disease. 2. Sharon Stewart Research Award($1.47 million): Cell-based therapies for aniridia. 3. UBC Department of Ophthalmology ($0.5 million): Stem cell therapies for retinal disease.