Skip to main content

Notice of Annual General Meeting of POGP

The Annual General Meeting of POGP is being held on 3  November 2023  during the first day of the POGP conference. We are looking forward to seeing as many of you as possible, both at Conference and the  AGM. 

Reports and voting

If you are not attending the conference but wish to vote to adopt or reject the proposals, you will need to register for a proxy or postal vote.  Please find links to proxy and postal voting forms at the bottom of this page. 

Please also find below links to the Trustees Report and draft accounts, Chair and Treasurer reports, 2022 AGM Minutes and agenda for this year's  AGM. 


There will be time allocated during the AGM to answer any questions regarding the accounts and we welcome these. Please also do not hesitate to email with any questions you may have. 

You are invited to submit questions concerning the reports ahead of a vote to adopt the reports. Questions can be sent in, prior to 17:00 on 1 November 2023, to 

Board of Trustees

The current board members are listed below and will be on hand to greet you at the AGM. 

Chair - Dr  Kate Lough 

Vice Chair – Dr Gillian Campbell (Term ending)  

Honorary Secretary – Helen Shepherd 

Honorary Treasurer – Miti Rach (Trustee resigning) 

Journal subcommittee chair – Grainne Donnelly 

Education sub-committee chair – Jane Dixon 

Research officer – Shirley Bustard (Term ending) 

Area representative coordinator – Alexandra Stephenson 

Conference organising committee chair – Debbie Plowman (Term ending) 

Public Relations Officer – Danielle Alebon 

Ordinary trustee – Debbie Dillon 

Ordinary trustee – Vacant 

Invited board members – Sally Reffold and William Taylor 

We will be seeking to appoint two new board members due to terms of office ending and board changes: Honorary Treasurer and Ordinary Trustee. We welcome members who are keen to make a difference to both physiotherapists working in the field of pelvic health and of course to the women and men across our country who we, as pelvic health physiotherapists, serve. 

Do not hesitate to approach any of our current committee members regarding these or by emailing us at or complete the  trustee application form.  

More information can be found on the  who are we  page and  POGP constitution

Should we receive any nominations for election prior to the  AGM we will be sure to notify you in advance. 

Best wishes,

Chair - Dr  Kate Lough 


Key documents

Below are links to the important documents to read and return as required before the AGM:

The AGM agenda

The minutes of the AGM 2022

Postal voting form (this will download for you to complete and email back to us)

Proxy voting form (this will download for you to complete and email back to us)


Please find below links to the annual, chair and treasurer reports, and financial accounts. 

Chair report

Treasurer report

Draft accounts (incl Trustees report)

Share this article:

View other News

iStock-1155111395 500x333


Defining and promoting high standards of physiotherapy practice

Contact Us


Pelvic Health Physiotherapy: lower bowel dysfunction – an entry level course: Southampton - Fully Booked