Honary Teaching Fellow Moorfields & UCH,
Moorfields & UCH
Adam Mapani currently leads the medical retina nursing team at Moorfields, which puts him at the forefront of developing practice in a wide range of clinical and organisational areas. As well as his clinical role and leadership, he is involved with digital innovation and education. He has trained allied healthcare professionals and nurses nationally and internationally. Adam has spoken both nationally and internationally and has published papers in peer review journals. His evidence-based practice approach to patient care lays great emphasis on maximising non-medical staff development in an ophthalmic setting in ever increasing boundaries of practice. He has won more than 10 ophthalmology awards over his 17-year career, most recently , he became the first ever nurse to appear in The Ophthalmologist Power list. In 2019 he was awarded Gold Award for his Global leadership in advancing practice by the Chief Nursing Officer for England. During the Black History month in October 2020, Adam was honoured by Prime Minister Johson as an inspirational BME leader in the public sector. Adam is a Co-Founder for Abalon Trust, UK registered charity improving health inequalities in the UK and common wealth. He is currently undertaking an Executive MBA at Warwick Business School.