Prof. Luis Emilio Abad – Vice Chancellor

Dean Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

Dist. Prof. Dr. (h.c.) Luis Emilio Abad







Distinguished University Professor of Ophthalmology

MD, DO, MBA, PhD. (multi), Dr. H.C,  FNYAM, DSc. (multi), FBQS (hon), FICP, D.Litt., FBU.

Oftalmo Abad, Eye Clinic – Orkeke 67, Río Gallegos, Santa Cruz, Argentina – Postcode: 9,400  –


– Creator of devices and systems for ophthalmic surgery and intraocular micro implant for degenerative diseases of the retina – International Patents in Europe and USA

– Director and Vitreoretinal Consultant at Oftalmo Abad, Clínica de Ojos, Santa Cruz, Argentina

– Ambassador at UNESCO for Argentina

– Medical Doctor (MD), Cordoba National University, Córdoba, Argentina

– Ophthalmology Diploma (DO), Council Doctors of Santa Cruz, Argentina and Argentine Society of Ophthalmology

– Philosophy Doctor (Ph.D.) in Genetics and Cell Biology, Bircham International University, Spain

– Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Medical Institutions, Bircham International University, Spain

– Honorary Distinction “Magna Cum Laude”, (doctoral thesis), Bircham International University, Spain

– Doctor Honoris Causa (Dr.h.c.) contribution to the knowledge and to the scientific research in

Ophthalmology, Bircham International University, Madrid, Spain

– Philosophy Doctor (PhD.) as researcher, International Philosophical Institute, India

– Doctor of Sciences (DSc.) in Ophthalmology “ad eundem” (education and practice in Ophthalmology)

Ballsbridge University, Roseau, Commonwealth of Dominica

– Doctor of Sciences (DSc.) as Boitech researcher, Research Training & Treatment Institute, Jodhpur, India

– Doctor of Letters (D. Litt.) in Medical Research, Maha Sastra University, Sastra Angkor Institute, The Kingdom of Cambodia

– Associate Fellow at New York Academy of Medicine, NY, USA

– Golden Medal of Excellence “International Health Professional of the Year -2012” (scientifics research), International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England

– International Award, Marquis Who’s Who in America (scientific publications), New York, USA

– Honorary Fellow, Institute the Chartered Professionals (optics researcher), Ireland, UK

– Honourable Global Member Council of the Board of Quality Standards, Ireland, UK

– Board of Research Advisor at Sastra Angkor University, The Kingdom of Cambodia

– Academic Representative in Argentina and worldwide, California University FCE, California, USA

– President, International Research Group, Abad Eye Research, Ballsbridge University

– Distinguished University Professor and Dean of Ophthalmology at Ballsbridge University, Roseau, Dominica and Republic of Ghana

– Published more than eighty articles in scientific journals

– Author of nine books of Ophthalmology

Editorial Board Member:

– Ophthalmology & Visual System, MI, USA

– Annals of Medical & Surgical Case Reports (AMSCR), Melbourne, Australia

– World Journal of Ophthalmology & Vision Research (WJOVR), CA, USA

– Enliven Archive – research, Dover, USA

– Editorial of Ophthalmology, Scientific Federation, CA, USA

– Consultant in Advances in Ophthalmology & Visual System, Journal, Oklahoma, USA

– Open Access Journal of Ophthalmology (OAJO), MI, USA     

– Consultant Emerit in Medical Journal ECRONICON, Scotland, UK

– Consultant at American Journal of Ophthalmology, FL. USA

– Consultant International Journal of Ophthalmology Association, Yemen

– Editor International Journal of Theaa Laboratories, Seville, Spain

– Creator and Director of magazine “Retinology” OM Laboratories, Lisbon, Portugal

– Consultant for Ophthalmological articles in Journal “To Grow”, Lisbon, Portugal

Research Interest:              

Eye Biotechnology and Ocular Nanomedicine Stem Cells.