The Moderator is appointed by the Governing Board to examine all cases in which the Investigating Panel has decided not to refer to the Professional Conduct and Competence Panel (or the Health Committee). The Moderator also examines cases in which the Professional Conduct Officer has decided not to refer to the Investigating Panel.
The Moderator is a non-acupuncturist (lay person) and is not an employee of the BAcC, nor a member of the Governing Board or member of any BAcC committees or panels.
The Moderator prepares an annual report for the Governing Board which includes whatever recommendations and conclusions they feel necessary to improve the functions of the Investigating Panel. A summary of the latest Moderator’s report can be downloaded below.