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AOP Annual Report 2017

Key highlights and developments for the AOP in 2016

Annual Report 2017

Read our full report to discover the changes we've made to improve your membership

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Protecting members

We continue to be the market leader for medical malpractice insurance, and offer our members unrivalled legal, clinical and regulatory expertise through our in-house team of experts. See page six of the annual report to find out more about our work and achievements in 2016.

Supporting members

Our award winning journal, OT, and our programme of CET and CPD enable members to fulfil their professional potential. In 2016, we expanded our online education offering, further developed our member services online, and delivered a highly valued programme of national events. Find out more on page nine.

Representing members 

Our work raising the profile of optometry and representing members in 2016 included coverage in national newspapers and on the BBC. We represented members’ interests through our responses to 35 policy consultations, and through briefing Parliamentarians. See page ten to find out more.

For more information on our accounts, members can read our Financial Statements 2016.

Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Held on 6 July 2017 at the AOP's head office in London, the AGM 2017 included a review of the AOP's achievements and growth in 2016. Read the AGM 2017 report.