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Professor Harminder Dua recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours

Professor Harminder Dua, former president of the RCOphth, has been appointed by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II as Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE)  for Services to Ophthalmology. The College is delighted to have one of our members recognised in this way and it is a testament to Professor Dua’s

RCOphth endorses the APPG report ‘See the Light’ that highlights continuing crisis in hospital eye services

The Royal College of Ophthalmologists endorses the APPG Eye Health and Visual Impairment report, ‘See the Light’, but says the crisis is not new Patients across England are losing sight due to delayed and cancelled eye care appointments The Royal College of Ophthalmologists (RCOphth), a key partner in the development of the ‘See the Light’

Mr. Burdon takes up office as RCOphth President

Mr Michael Burdon has been elected as the next President of The Royal College of Ophthalmologists. Professor Carrie MacEwen handed over the presidency at the AGM at the RCOphth annual Congress on 24 May 2017. During his inaugural address to RCOphth members as President, Mike stressed the important work Carrie carried out during her term

Countdown for President Election 2017

The election for the next President of The Royal College of Ophthalmologists will commence shortly and as in 2014, will be carried out by the Electoral Reform Services (ERS). It is important that we have a current and valid email address for members, as it is the most efficient way for members to be contacted