Our Team

Our Team 2018-11-06T09:36:55+00:00

Board of Trustees

Veronica GreenwoodChair - BIOS and BOSTU
Head of Orthoptic Services – Manchester Royal Eye Hospital

Julie Cartledge Vice Chair
Head Orthoptist and Optical Services Manager – Bournemouth

Mrs Julie Katherine Clarke MMed Sci BSc(Hons) DBO
Mrs Julie Katherine Clarke MMed Sci BSc(Hons) DBOTrustee for Midlands and East
Specialist Stickler Orthoptist @ Addenbrookes, Cambridge

Aimee Brown
Aimee BrownTrustee for Wales
Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport

Kathryn Smart
Kathryn SmartTrustee for Northern Region
Joint Head Orthoptist at Newcastle Eye Centre, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle Hospitals.

Sonia MacDiarmid
Sonia MacDiarmidChair of LOOP steering committee
Head Orthoptist and Lead for Ophthalmology Clinical governance and Audit
Warrington and Halton NHS Foundation Trust

Angela Carlin
Angela CarlinTrustee for Scotland
NHS Lanarakshire – University Hospital Hairmyres

Jaina Byrne
Jaina ByrneTrustee for the Republic of Ireland
Beaumont Hospital, Dublin

Jane Hanley
Jane HanleyTrustee for Northern Ireland
Head of Orthoptic Services Belfast Trust, Royal Victoria Hospital

Joy White
Joy WhiteSouthern Region Trustee
Head of Service – Orthoptics
Sussex Eye Hospital, Brighton

Council of Experts

Jill Carlton
Jill CarltonEditor of British and Irish Orthoptic Journal (BIOJ)
University of Sheffield

Jignasa (Jigs) Mehta
Jignasa (Jigs) Mehta Public Health Lead
University of Liverpool

Helen Davis
Helen DavisChair of Education & Professional Development Committee
University of Sheffield

Martha Rose Waters
Martha Rose WatersGraduate Representative for BIOS
Manchester Royal Eye Hospital

Anne Bjerre
Anne BjerreOCE (Orthoptistes de la Communauté Européenne/ European Orthoptic Committee) representative for BIOS
University of Sheffield

Dr David Newsham PhD MSc DBO
Dr David Newsham PhD MSc DBORepresentative for the International Orthoptic Association
Head of Orthoptics & Vision Science School of Health Sciences, University of Liverpool
Professor Anna Horwood
Professor Anna HorwoodResearch and Innovation Director
Royal Berkshire Hospital NHS Trust