Ophthalmic Organisations & Associations


UK based eye health care professional organisations and associations.  Select from the list below, to find further information and full contact details.

American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)
American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS)
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO)
Association of British Dispensing Opticians (ABDO)
Association of Ophthalmologists (AOO)
Association of Optometrists (AOP)
British and Irish Orthoptic Society (BIOS)
British Association of Behavioural Optometrists (BABO)
British Contact Lens Association (BCLA)
British Oculoplastic Surgery Society (BOPSS)
British Ophthalmic Anaesthesia Society (BOAS)
British Optical Association Library
British Society for Refractive Surgery (BSRS)
Cochrane Eyes and Vision Group
College of Optometrists
Department of Health
European Association for the Study of Diabetic Eye Complications (EASDEC)
European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS)
European Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ESOPRS)
Federation of Ophthalmic and Dispensing Opticians
General Optical Council
Health Professional Council
Institute of Ophthalmology
Institute of Optometry
International Society for Clinical Electrophysiology of Vision (ISCEV)
International Society for Refractive Surgery
Medical Contact Lens & Ocular Surface Association (MCLOSA)
Midland Ophthalmological Society
North of England Ophthalmological Society (NEOS)
Ophthalmic Imaging Association
Ophthalmic Research Network
Oxford Ophthalmological Congress
Scottish Ophthalmological Club
The Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP)
The Royal College of Ophthalmologists
The Society for Clinical Ophthalmology
United Kingdom & Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (UKISCRS)
Yorkshire Retina Society