Peter Black

Senior LecturerSchool of Medicine and Dentistry

Peter Black (MBA, FBDO, FEAOO, PGCAP, FHEA) is a registered dispensing optician, senior lecturer and course lead for BSc (Hons) Ophthalmic Dispensing (Accelerated). He is Past President of the Association of British Dispensing Opticians and a member of the General Optical Council Statutory Registration Committee and Advisory Panel and has held a variety of political positions within the UK optical sector including Chairing the Joint Optical Committee to Europe, representing the UK to the European Council of Optometry and Optics. In May 2017 he was awarded fellowship of the European Academy of Optometry and Optics for his optical political work. He is an award winning author of numerous CET articles in various optical journals including the long running Optician series Fundamentals of Ophthalmic Dispensing which are shortly to be republished in book format.