Calls for Expressions of Interest
NOTE: All Expressions of Interest applications must include a brief curriculum vitae of less than three pages and a cover letter.
Medical Panels Victoria Seeking Experience Ophthalmologists
Flexible and rewarding work
Medical Panels Victoria seeks experienced ophthalmologists. Enjoy stimulating work as part of a highly-skilled panel team with flexible scheduling, training, mentoring and appropriate renumeration. Interested? More information on the website.
“Medical Panels is the best cerebral workout you can get.” —Dr Caroline Hall, General Practitioner
Closing date: 29 November 2020
Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) seeking qualified ophthalmologists
Australian Council for Educational Research (ACER) is seeking qualified ophthalmologists from the College to form part of an external panel of medical experts with whom they could consult on an ad hoc basis.
The panel is expected to assist ACER in ensuring that all candidates have an equitable opportunity to demonstrate their skills and competence in the exams that ACER runs. Ophthalmologists on the panel will be expected to provide advice to ACER on its policy and procedures on test accommodations to assist candidates with vision impairment.
Experience on a College education, training or exam committee would be valued.
For further information regarding the panel, please contact Yoshi Hashinaka via email.
Closing date: 30 November 2020
Professional Standards Committee Seeking Representatives
The Professional Standards Committee is seeking representatives from the RANZCO membership.
The Professional Standards Committee is commissioned by the RANZCO Board to assist Fellows in the development of non-clinical skills in ophthalmology, especially in their roles as managers, health advocates, scholars, professionals, communicators, medical experts/clinical decision makers and collaborators.
Applications should include a recent curriculum vitae (less than four pages) and a cover letter.
For more information or to apply, kindly contact Jouman Tabbouche via email.
Closing date: 30 November 2020
Wanted: Fellows with an eye for abstracts
Planning is underway for Congress 2021 in Brisbane. We’re looking for Fellows to assist with the review of submitted abstracts across the areas of glaucoma, ocular oncology, genetics and epidemiology. Reviewers are asked to read and rank submitted abstracts using established criteria.
Courses and symposia abstracts are reviewed between Wednesday 21 April to Thursday 6 May 2021. You are asked to read and review all submitted courses and symposia.
Papers and posters are reviewed between Monday 5 July to Tuesday 20 July 2021. You are asked to read and review only the papers and posters in your chosen subspecialty area.
Membership to the Congress Review Panel is initially for three years with the option to extend to up to nine years. After three years of service, reviewers are able to nominate to fill vacancies on the Congress Scientific Program Committee.
All Fellows are encouraged to apply for these roles. We look forward to receiving your three-page (max) CV and short statement about what you’ll bring to the role. Please send through to firstname.lastname@example.org and be sure to include your subspecialty area: glaucoma, ocular oncology, genetics or epidemiology.
Closing date: 14 December 2020
Opportunity to support RANZCO Close the Gap in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Eye Health
The RANZCO Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Eye Health Committee (ATSIEHC) is seeking expressions of interest from the membership to join the committee for the next term.
A couple of member terms have ended in November 2020 creating new opportunities for interested people to join the committee. We are particularly seeking members from South Australia and the Northern Territory. Experience and expertise working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities is always welcome. The RANZCO ATSIEHC has the important role of guiding the College in all of our undertakings in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander eye health matters. The Terms of Reference can be viewed here.
Please send your expressions of interest to Gerhard Schlenther via email.
Closing date: 15 December 2020
Training Post Inspectorate Committee Seeking Representatives
The Training Post Inspectorate Committee is seeking representatives from the RANZCO membership.
The Training Post Inspectorate Committee is commissioned by the RANZCO Board and their primary responsibility is the inspection of and provision of guidance to training networks and post seeking accreditation.
Applications should include a recent curriculum vitae (less than 4 pages) and a cover letter.
Contact: Jouman Tabbouche
Closing date: 8 January 2021
Last updated: November 24, 2020