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30 Years of RCOphth – Essay prize for OST Trainees

Jan 10
2018

To celebrate the College’s 30th Anniversary in 2018, we are pleased to announce that we are running an essay prize for OST Trainees. The competition will be open to all those currently in an OST programme (OST1 -7) and LAT posts at the time of submission. Ophthalmologists are expected to be highly trained, motivated and

  • 10 January 2018

RCOphth recruiting for Lay Advisory Group members

Jan 10
2018

It is an interesting time to be involved in ophthalmology. There are many new initiatives and the pace of change is quickening. The RCOphth seeks new members to join its Lay Advisory Group, an integral part of the College which advises the Council and meets four times a year. Members are expected to serve on

  • 10 January 2018

2018 Clinical Excellence Awards

Jan 10
2018

The 2017 Clinical Excellence Awards Round results were announced in late December 2017.  ACCEA have now announced that the 2018 round will open on Tuesday 13 February 2018 and will close at 1700 hours on Thursday 12 April 2018. Consultants in England and Wales who wish to apply for a National Award are advised to

  • 10 January 2018

European Board of Ophthalmology recruiting for examiners

Jan 04
2018

With ever-increasing numbers expected to sit the European Board of Ophthalmology exam in 2018, the EBO are seeking to recruit more examiners. All previous EBO examiners that still meet the requirements are only required complete the application form online: http://www.ebo-online.org/ebo-exam/criteria-to-apply-as-an-ebo-examiner/. New examiners must complete the application form and also include the following: Short motivation letter

  • 4 January 2018

Christopher Liu receives OBE in recognition of services to ophthalmology

Jan 04
2018

Professor Christopher Liu has been appointed by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II as an Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire for Services to Ophthalmology. Christopher Liu is senior Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon at the Sussex Eye Hospital in Brighton.  He has served as a consultant there for over twenty-two years.  More recently

  • 4 January 2018