Dr Jared Ching first completed a Master's of Pharmacy at the University of East Anglia, investigating novel anti-tumour drugs under Professor Mark Searcey. After obtaining Membership of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society, he studied Medicine at the University of Bristol, while working as a Locum Pharmacist. He subsequently pursued a Research Fellowship at the Departments of Neurosurgery and Neurology at the University of Melbourne.
He was then appointed as an Academic Foundation Doctor at the Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Aberdeen and worked in the fields of neural stem cell and glioblastoma electric field cell migration under Professor Colin McCaig. He then took up a post as a Specialist Registrar in Ophthalmology in the East of England, before being awarded a NIHR Academic Clinical Fellowship at the University of Cambridge where he undertook further laboratory and animal research in the John Van Geest Centre for Brain Repair and MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit.
Dr Ching has completed Surgical Retina Fellowships in Norwich, Cambridge and The Bristol Eye Hospital, where he is currently a Locum Consultant, and an Ocular Oncology Fellowship at Moorfields Eye Hospital where he holds a research affiliation. Currently he is Co-Principle Investigator with Professor Zhong You, investigating novel ocular surgical devices.