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Annual Congress 2019

RCOphth Annual Congress 20 – 23 May 2019

In 2019, the RCOphth Annual Congress will take place in Glasgow for the first time in 20 years. The Congress will be hosted at SEC, Glasgow. 


The 2019 programme is now available. Further details will be added in the New Year.

Abstract submission and registration

Abstract submission will open on 20 November 2018 and close on 8 January 2019.  The guidance notes are available for download. Registration will open in early February 2019.

Eponymous Lecturers

Professor David Mackey, Managing Director of the Lions Eye Institute and Professor of Ophthalmology/ Director of the Centre for Ophthalmology & Visual Science at the University of Western Australia will give the Edridge Green Lecture

Professor M Francesca Cordeiro, Professor of Ophthalmology at Imperial College London  will be delivering the 2019 Duke Elder Lecture

Professor Robert MacLaren, Oxford Eye Hospital will give the Keeler Lecture

Professor Anthony Moore, Honorary Consultant Ophthalmologist, Moorfields Eye Hospital will give the Optic UK Lecture

RCOphth Congress video 2018, marking 30 years of RCOphth

RCOphth Congress 2019 is supported by the Glasgow Convention Bureau.