The Oxfordshire LOC is a statutory NFO body which represents the interests of local optometric practices, optometrists and dispensing opticians.
The area served by the Committee covers all of the newly formed OCCG.
Its primary function is to ensure the smooth running of General Ophthalmic Services within Oxfordshire and to advise and develop these services.
It also sees its function as maintaining high standards of practice and runs a continuing education programme. The Oxfordshire LOC is a registered CET provider and organises approximately 4 lectures and 2 Peer Reviews each year.
Oxfordshire Local Optometric Committee
Chair: Anne Freeman
Vice Chair: Position Vacant
Treasurer: Anne Freeman (interim) and Ruth Shelton
General Committee Members:
Laura Wood Deborah Lea
Karen Davies Penny Heath
Michael Round Nimish Desai
Nita Mahalingham John Edwards
Patsy Terry Hayley Brunsden
Sareena Kansagra Suresh Mahandru
Co-ordinator: Caroline Collingridge