Policy and Education Committee

The Policy and Education Committee (PEC) of the Board is established by the Optometry Board of Australia pursuant to Schedule 4, clause 11 of the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law, as in force in each state and territory (the National Law)1.

PEC advises the Board on the following matters with respect to the:

  • review of the current registration standards, codes and guidelines with directions from the Board and via other committees established by the Board
  • development of new policies, registration standards and codes and guidelines as directed by the Board
  • recommendation of areas to the Board in which registration standards, codes and guidelines are required, and
  • any other matters that the Board may refer from time to time.

Terms of Reference

Membership

 Member      

Associate Professor Ann Webber

Committee Chair and National Board practitioner member
Dr Carla Abbott National Board practitioner member
Associate Professor Daryl Guest National Board practitioner member
Associate Professor Rosemary Knight National Board community member
Ms Adrienne Farago National Board community member

1After a committee structure review in September 2015, the Policy, Standards and Guideline Advisory Committee and the Continuing Professional Development Accreditation Committee integrated to form the Policy and Education Committee.

 
 
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