Research, cures and treatments panel

Stopping people losing their sight unnecessarily is a key priority for Vision UK and our Research Cures and Treatments panel.

The purpose of the Research, cures and treatments panel is to provide a unified position on prevention, treatment and curing eye health conditions now and in the future by establishing a partnership between the sight loss and eye health sector as well as patient groups, service providers and industry.

Joint Chairs:
Tina Houlihan, Retina UK
Louise Calland, Industry Vision Group

Member organisations:
Blind Veterans UK (Dr Renata Gomes)
British and Irish Orthoptic Society (BIOS) (Professor Anna Horwood)
Cochrane Eyes (Richard Wormald)
Fight for Sight (Rubina Ahmed)
Fighting Blindness (Kevin Whelan)
Macular Society (Cathy Yelf)
Moorfield’s Eye Charity (Ailish Murray)
NHS England (David Brown)
Santhera UK (Elodie Denjean)
The College of Optometrists (Michael Bowen)
The Royal College of Ophthalmologists (Mike Burdon)
Visionary (Andy Haynes)
Vision UK (Matt Broom)