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Expert Advisory Groups

The purpose of the Expert Advisory Groups (EAGs) is to advise and assist on matters relating to the development and delivery of the ESR. There are two groups, one for optometrists and one for dispensing opticians. 

Acrobat Reader icon EAG Terms of Reference  

The full list of EAG members can be found in the tables below: 

Optometrists

Name Sector
Professor Guntler Loffler Education
Professor John Siderov Education 
Dr Nik Sheen Education/NHS Wales, CET provider
Professor Hilary Tompsett SW Education/Education Committee
Dr William Holmes Education
Dr Rebekah Stevens Education
Sally Gosling Professional body, CET Provider
Poonam Sharma Commissioner
Dr Nav Gupta Education visitor panel - OO member
Sarah Canning NHS - Head of Optometry
Jennifer Chaston Patient
Dr Imran Jawaid  NHS ophthalmologist and research scientist, CET provider, Education Committee
Claire Slade Employer
Dr Josie Forte Companies Committee/employer/Council lead, CET provider
Markham May Education/Education Visitor Panel

 

Dispensing opticians

Name Sector
Simon Butterfield Education
Jay Dermott Education
Dean Dunning Education/practising DO
Julie Hughes Education/Education Visitor Panel
Alicia Thompson Education/professional body/Education Committee, CET provider
Sarah Joyce Employer
Gill Robinson Employer/DO trailblazer group apprenticeships, CET provider
Jay Varia NHS/practising optometrist /honorary lecturer
Sally Powell Education visitor panel lay Chair
Kathy Start Education Committee lay member
Paula Baines Standards Committee/Education Visitor Panel CLO member
Glenn Tomison Standards Committee/DO/Council member GOC
Jeet Saimbi Employer
Eloise Stone Student DO
Daniel Williams Patient

 

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