Congratulations to the following RANZCO Fellows who were recognised for their dedication to patient health and ophthalmology in the 2022 Queen’s Birthday Honours:
Prof Graham Barrett received the Member (AM) in the General Division for significant service to ophthalmology, and to professional organisations.Prof Stephanie Watson OAM and Dr David Moore OAM each received the Medal (OAM) of the Order of Australia in the General Division for service to ophthalmology.
We thank them for their continued dedication and efforts in providing crucial services to patients and improving their health and wellbeing.
Congratulations also goes to Retina Australia Chairman Mr Leighton James Boyd who received the Member (AM) of the Order of Australia (General Division) for significant service to people who are blind or have low vision; Dr Steven Hambleton, President of the AMA from 2011-14 and Vice President from 2009-2011, has also been awarded the AM for his significant service to medical governance, professional associations and the community. Retina Australia Company Secretary Ms Rosemary Faye Boyd received the OAM for her service to people who are blind or have low vision and Ms Justine Lorenz received the OAM in recognition of her service to people who are deaf/blind.
See the full list of 2022 Queen’s Birthday Honours via the Governor-General website.