The Benefits of Joining WVUK

Currently working in or interested in a career in vision in the UK and want to join the WVUK network? Whatever your career level, joining WVUK will provide you with tools and opportunities to support your career.

We have over 350 members throughout the UK all working in vision and as an added member you can access a wealth of benefits, which include:

  • Access to our members-only area
  • Stay up-to-date and access WVUK meetings and events
  • Access to our network of experienced speakers and experts
  • Access to our mentorship programme
  • Access to support with grants
  • Discounted event fees and sign-up costs
  • Journal Partner: BMJ Open

You will enjoy networking opportunities, access motivational leadership resources to help you build on experiences from other members, as well as a rich programme of events and training.

How To Join

Select the membership option suitable for you, you will then be asked to for a small membership fee, charged yearly, which will be used to cover costs for events and resources.

Subscription Options

Full Member

Full Membership - £25/year (Annual Card Payment).

Join as a full member


Early-Career Member

Students, Trainees and Early Career Researchers (up to post-doctoral level) can join for a discounted price of £5/year (Annual card payment).

Join as an early-career member


Frequently asked questions

What information do I need to provide to join?

  • During sign-up, we collect your email and postal address.
  • After your payment has been processed, we will email you in order to collect more information about your interests and career. We use this to understand who has signed up for Women in Vision UK, and to tailor our events accordingly.

How can I pay?

  • You can pay via credit or debit card, which is processed via a secure payments provider, Stripe.
  • Your membership will automatically renew each year.
  • By contracting our secretary, you can cancel the renewal your membership at any time.

What is an early-career member?

  • An early-career member is defined as someone who has worked in ophthalmology or vision science for less than 5 years.
  • Students, Trainees and Early Career Researchers (up to post-doctoral level)

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