About this section

The Ophthalmology Section’s purpose is to promote and provide accredited educational study of best practice in the field of ophthalmology.

Section Council members

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section Council, led by the Section President and often in collaboration with specialist societies.

Interested in joining the Section Council?

Section Councils play a pivotal role at the RSM and we are always looking for members who would like to get involved. If you would like to apply, please complete our application form and a Council representative will be in touch.

Request an application form

Mr Larry Benjamin
Mr Graham Duguid
President Elect

Upcoming ophthalmology events and webinars

View all events and webinars being run by the Ophthalmology Section.

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Webinar CPD

Ophthalmology trainee and student prize webinar

This online meeting is an excellent opportunity for members of the ophthalmology community and of all grades to hear detailed and insightful recent research presentations from junior doctors. Students...
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Advances in orbital surgery

Join us in person for this Advances In... meeting. This meeting brings together multidisciplinary experts for a day that focuses on some of the most challenging aspects of orbital surgery. We will lea...
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Live Stream

Live stream: Advances in orbital surgery

To join us in London for this Advances In... meeting, please follow this link. This live stream brings together multidisciplinary experts for a day that focuses on some of the most challenging aspects...
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Student prizes & awards

Trainee prizes & awards

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