I am delighted to have the opportunity to join this exceptional team and will relish the chance to help develop and implement a clinical education programme which aims to set the highest standards within the optical industry.
Harlow, Essex (PRWEB UK) 8 January 2016
Haag-Streit UK, the leading manufacturer and distributor of gold-standard optometry and ophthalmic equipment, is pleased to announce the appointment of Grant Duncan in the role of Clinical Training Manager, to join the 45-strong team. Grant will be responsible for developing and managing the training and education function for HS-UK’s comprehensive portfolio of products and services.
Grant has worked in the field of medical imaging since 1992 and is currently Chairman of the British Association of Retinal Screening (BARS). A trained medical photographer and a highly-experienced retinal grader, Grant designed and delivered a number of diabetic eye screening services across the south-east of England during his 14 years working for the NHS.
Bringing with him a wealth of clinical knowledge and expertise, Grant is a regular speaker at both national and international conferences and has contributed to a number of ophthalmology publications.
Dean Johnson, HS-UK Managing Director, said, “We are delighted to welcome Grant to the HS-UK Management team. Grant has a strong and extensive ophthalmic background and will be a great asset to the company. HS-UK is committed to delivering high-quality training and educational events and I look forward to working with him as we develop and drive the HS-UK education function during 2016.”
Speaking about his appointment, Grant said, "HS-UK enjoys an outstanding reputation within the optical industry and I am very excited to be joining the company. Prior to my appointment I enjoyed an excellent relationship with staff members within the organisation and I have been lucky enough to have first-hand experience of their extraordinarily high levels of service and professionalism.”
Grant continued, “I am delighted to have the opportunity to join this exceptional team and will relish the chance to help develop and implement a clinical education programme which aims to set the highest standards within the optical industry.”
For further information on Grant’s appointment, please contact Haag-Streit UK on (01279) 883807.