Dr David Parkins reappointed as a member of GOC Council

The General Optical Council (GOC) has reappointed registrant Council member Dr David Parkins for another four years, commencing 15 March 2020.

Gareth Hadley, GOC Chair, said: “We are delighted that David has been reappointed for a second four-year term. His knowledge and critical thinking skills will continue to be put to good use and thereby help the world of optics rise to the challenges of maximising its contribution to the protection of people's sight.”

David is also a member of the GOC Audit, Risk and Finance Committee, which advises and gives assistance to the Council on matters relating to budgeting and financial performance, risk management and internal and external audit.

David works in a hospital practice in South East London and is Chair of the London Eye Health Network (NHS England).