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liaison officer

A generic term for a named person in the UK who bridges the gap between two organisations or different parts of the same service in the NHS.

Examples
Arabic LO, Clinical alerting system LO, education LO, emergency planning LO, eye clinic LO, Greek LO, etc.
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"Out of the 37 liaison officers, 13 officers had submitted their report about the summit without even going to the base camp.
Participants heard examples from their peers, such as Vansopanha Lek, the National Liaison Officer from Cambodia.
Badi explained that the liaison officer waited for the UN delegate to enter the Red Sea Mills, but the Houthi militia refused to allow the road to be opened.
"Depending on the merit of the issue and the gravity of the matter, we will forward the cases to the legal liaison officers."
Despite a growing interest for international police cooperation since the mid-1990s, little empirical studies have been conducted on the work of international liaison officers. In this article, I aim to provide an original perspective on transnational police cooperation by scrutinizing how ILOs are performing their duties with foreign national police agencies.
"So I am really pleased and reassured to be able to find out more about the brilliant work that Eye Clinic Liaison Officers carry out at the eye clinics."
And many families affected by crime are full of praise for their liaison officers.
HYDERABAD -- The Chief Engineer Irrigation Kotri Barrage Hyderabad Monday assigned the tasks of Flood Emergency, Liaison Officers and Focal Officers for the Year 2013 to different officers of the department in addition to their own duties.
Youth liaison officers on Tuesday conducted a raid at the Osh bazr in Bishkek to reveal working children there.
While none of these agencies are formally part of the UCP development process, they do have access to it by means of agency liaison officers stationed at the COCOMs and on the Joint Staff.
Singh on Monday, decided to appoint top CBI officers as police liaison officers in Dubai, Washington and London for speedy extradition of suspects.