Local Organising Committee

David Newsham

Chair of the Local Organising Committee, Head of Orthoptics, University of Liverpool, UK & Ireland Representative for the International Orthoptic Association





Helen Davis

Professor of Orthoptics, Head of the Academic Unit of Ophthalmology & Orthoptics, Chair of BIOS Education and Professional Development Committee and vice chair of the Local Organising Committee





Craig Murray

MRes BSc (HONS) Lecturer in Orthoptics


Nadia Northway

Programme Leader for BSc Hons Orthoptics and the Learning, Teaching and Quality lead for the Department of Life Sciences at Glasgow Caledonian University


Jane Tapley

Head Orthoptist at Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust

Congress Scientific Programme Committee

Darren Oystreck (Chair)

Chair of Orthoptics at IWK Health Centre


Anna Horwood

Professor of Orthoptics and Visual Development, University of Reading, UK, British and Irish Orthoptic Society Research and Innovation Director





Joanne Adeoye

BSc MMed Sci FHEA, Lecturer in Orthoptics, Honorary Orthoptist Warrington & Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust,

Chair BIOS Neuro Orthoptics & Ophthalmology Clinical Advisory Group





Hinke Marijke Jellema

Member of the CSPC, Amsterdam University Medical Centers, location AMC, department ophthalmology in the Netherlands





Jan-Roelof Polling

Lecturer, University of Applied Sciences, Utrecht, Orthoptist, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, IOA Council Representative of the Netherlands.