Annual Congress 2015



Tuesday 19th - Thursday 21st May 2015

The Royal College of Ophthalmologists Annual Congress 2015 will be held at the Arena & Convention Centre, Liverpool


Important dates for your diary:

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Abstract submission website opens 15th September 2014
Abstract submission website closes 17th November 2014 at midday
Abstract results published 19th January 2015
Registration opens 13th February 2015
Sub-specialty Days 18th May 2015
Congress 19th - 21st May 2015


Eponymous Lectures 2015

We are delighted to announce our 2015 Eponymous Lectures:

The Duke Elder Lecture will be delivered by Professor John Sparrow, Professor of Ophthalmology, Bristol Eye Hospital, UK

The Edridge Green Lecture will be delivered by Professor David Crabb, Professor of Statistics and Vision Research, City University London, UK

The Optic UK Lecture will be delivered by Professor Anita Agarwal, Professor of Ophthalmology, Vanderbilt University, Tennessee, USA

Liverpool waterfront at night


For all Congress enquiries please email the Scientific Department at


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