The British Association of Retinal Screening is run by an elected council of volunteers drawn from a range of roles within the field of diabetic eye screening across the UK.
The following five members duly elected are:
Iveta Olejkova – Screener/Grader - North Central London DESP
Richard Cragg – Programme Manager - Derbyshire DESP
Nadine Rash – Screener/Grader - South East London DESP
Beverley Tolley – Programme Manager – North & East Devon DESP
Zoe Tobin - Failsafe and Administration Co-ordinator - West Sussex DESP
The new council members will be introduced at the AGM on the 22nd September. After the AGM, it was decided by the council to have two new co-opted members to act as advisors within a clinical and educational role.
The following two members elected by the council are:
Dr Andrew Brown - Clinical Lead - Staffordshire DESP
Karen Whitehouse - Training Lead - Birmingham, Solihull and Black Country DESP
BARS Council would like to extend our grateful thanks to all of those who put themselves forward as candidates, and those who took the trouble to vote. We look forward to working with our new council members over the coming years to support all of those working within diabetic eye screening.