Education Strategic Review consultation
The call for evidence on our Education Strategic Review is still live and will run until Thursday 16 March 2017. If you have not already done so, you can view the consultation and reply on our website.
New Committee appointments
We have appointed 14 new members to our statutory advisory committees. Louise Gow, Catherine Viner, Peter Black and Tony Harvey have been appointed to our Registration Committee. We have appointed Andrew Logan, Christine Dickinson, Mary Wright, Neil Retaillic and Kirsteen Newman to our Education Committee.
Joy Myint, Nigel Best, Marcus Weaver and Deirdre McAree have been appointed to our Standards Committee and Deirdre McAree has also been appointed to our Companies Committee.
Reappointment of Gareth Hadley
At the start of the year we announced the reappointment of Gareth Hadley as Chair. His second four year term will begin this month on 18 February and will run for the next four years until 17 February 2021.
We will be exhibiting at both Optometry Tomorrow (19-20 March) and Optrafair (1-3 April).
Down's Syndrome and Keratoconus
The Down's Syndrome Association have published the findings of new research they have done into Down's Syndrome and Keratoconus. You can read it on their website here.