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professional standards

Committees and Groups

The following committees, sub-committees and groups are responsible for the development and maintenance of policies and standards in ophthalmology. Much of this work is carried out by the standing committees who report to Council.  The RCOphth 2020 Diary Dates provides dates of committee and group meetings and examinations taking place. Education (standing committee) Awards and

Professional Standards Committee

The College’s Royal Charter states that one of the main functions of the College is the maintenance of “proper professional standards in the practice of ophthalmology for the benefit of the general public.” The term “professional standards” encompasses a very wide range of matters which impinge on the professional lives of ophthalmologists and the workload