Paul Appleson MCOptom DipGlauc DipTp (IP) – Paul trained in Manchester and qualified in 1988. In 2001, he gained his MSc in contact lenses, theraputics and children’s vision. He has specialist higher diplomas in Glaucoma and Theraputics and is a registered Independent Prescriber. He also works as a specialist optometrist for Leeds Teaching Hospitals and is an examiner for the College of Optometrists. Paul is current chair of Leeds Optical Committee which represents all optical practices in Leeds within the NHS.
Ann Barrett MCOptom DipGlauc DipTp (IP) – Ann studied optometry in Dublin, Glasgow and Bradford, where she gained her MSc. She has specialist higher diplomas in Glaucoma and Theraputics and is a registered Independent Prescriber. She also works for Leeds Teaching Hospitals in eye casualty, glaucoma and low vision clinics. Ann the previous chair of Leeds Local Optical Committee.