Yan Ning (or Johnson as he prefers to be called), is a senior ophthalmology registrar, training to become a consultant eye surgeon. He currently works across sites at Western Eye Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and Moorfields Eye Hospital. Johnson is passionate about population health and ways to overcome inequality access to health care. He is particularly interested in preventable causes of visual impairment and health promotion. His research on whole population visual screening during his academic foundation years has influenced how childhood visual screening is conducted in England.
Johnson has a strong track record in leading quality improvement projects that have improved patient care locally and regionally. He was awarded the coveted Health Education England KSS School of Ophthalmology Leadership Prize for four consecutive years. He is a board-certified fellow of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists, European Board of Ophthalmologists and Higher Education Academy UK. He is currently The King’s Fund and Health Education England National Population Health Fellow.