Miguel Cordero-Coma

Miguel Cordero-Coma is Head of the Uveitis Unit, Department of Ophthalmology and an associate researcher at the Instituto de Biomedicina (IBIOMED), both at the University Hospital of León.

He received his medical degree from the University of Salamanca, Spain in 2001, and obtained his PhD in 2014. In 2005, Dr. Miguel Cordero-Coma received a fellowship in ocular immunology and uveitis at Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts Eye Research and Surgery Institute, and in 2006 he became Fellow of the European Board of Ophthalmology.

Dr Cordero-Coma has been the principal investigator for several clinical trials in uveitis and has authored or co-authored more than 80 articles and numerous book chapters with an emphasis on uveitis. Dr Cordero-Coma is a founding member, and current secretary, of the Spanish Society of Ocular Inflammation (SEIOC), an elected member of both the American Uveitis Society (AUS), and the International Uveitis Study Group (IUSG), and a member of the Foster Ocular Immunology Society (FOIS). Dr Cordero-Coma is section editor of the Journal of Ophthalmology and is a regular reviewer for several ophthalmological and immunological journals, as well as an advisor to the European Medicines Agency (EMA) on uveitis-related matters.