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BIOS & BOSTU AGM 2016 & BIOS 2016 AWARDS

  • 09 September 2016
  • 1:30 PM - 7:00 PM
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Cambridge City Centre Granta Place | Mill Lane | Cambridge | CB2 1RT
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BIOS AGM & BOSTU AGM

incorporating the
BIOS 2016 Awards

REGISTRATION NOW CLOSED - IF YOU WISH TO ATTEND OR CANCEL YOUR BOOKING PLEASE CALL 01353665541

Friday 9th September 2016

DoubleTree by Hilton Cambridge City Centre

Granta Place | Mill Lane | Cambridge | CB2 1RT

Car parking available at hotel - drive beyond hotel and road curves round to the right into a car park



Notice is given that the BIOS AGM for 2016 will be held on this day.
Open to all BIOS members (no charge and free refreshments - and drinks reception after awards ceremony).

AGENDA


1330 -1400  Arrival, Registration & Refreshments

1400-1515   AGM (BIOS & BOSTU)

  • Receiving of previous year's minutes, Chair's Report, Officers/Representatives for 2016/17, accounts for 2015 and auditors' remuneration approval
  • Resolutions:
i)  to set members' fee level for 2017  - no planned increase
ii) Resolution on digital strategy for the British & Irish Orthoptic Society's Journal - paper attached Printed to e-BIOJ.docx
iii) to amend quoracy required from 51% to 40% at Trustees meetings
  • AOB

1515 -1530 Tea/coffee break

1530 - 1700 Clinical Programme - IOA Rotterdam Conference Reprise from UK&I speakers

  • Anna O'Connor, University of Liverpool - New Kay Pictures Test
  • Samantha McCauley, Psychosocial Effects of Occlusion
  • Claire Field, The effect of prism and foil therapy on the quality of life in adult patients with diplopia
  • Gail Macconachie, University of Leicester - Compliance with Glasses Wearing and Improvement in Visual Acuity
  • David Newsham, University of Liverpool - Intractable Diplopia - A British Ophthalmological Surveillance Unit (BOSU) Study
  • Claire Studley Scott - Child Eye Health and Service Development in Botswana

1700 - 1715  Break

1715 - 1900  BIOS Awards Ceremony followed by drinks and canape reception

We are delighted to announce that the BIOS 2016 Award Winners are as follows and the majority will be there to receive their well-deserved recognition in person.

  • Rosie Auld
  • Andrew Fox
  • Suzanne Martin
  • Annette Dillon (not attending)
  • Pam Bowen
  • Fiona Beckett
  • Sylvie Booth
  • Cassie Harcourt

Please register for the event - refreshments will be provided. Please indicate any access or dietary requirements when registering.

Papers for the meeting:

Minutes from AGM 2015 AGM 2015 Minutes VFINAL.pdf

BIOS Accounts 2015 BIOS 2015 Accounts_Signed.pdf

BOSTU Accounts 2015 BOSTU Accounts 2015_signed.pdf

BIOS Annual Report 2015 BIOS ANNUAL REPORT 2015_final.pdf



British and Irish Orthoptic Society

0203 853 9797

Salisbury House · Station Road
Cambridge · CB1 2LA
United Kingdom