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Due to COVID-19 the NIOS are offering all Locum Optometrists and Dispensing Opticians the opportunity to advertise their services on the NIOS website without a fee applied. This will expire on 31st December 2021. Please email details to NIOS,

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Enventure Research

Enventure Research, an independent research agency, has been appointed by the General Optical Council (GOC) to deliver a series of focus groups as part of its consultation on the education and training requirements for approved qualifications. More information about...

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A Lifeboat in a Perfect Storm

BENEVOLENT FUND OF THE COLLEGE OF OPTOMETRISTS AND THE ASSOCIATION OF OPTOMETRISTS 55 Colchester Road, White Colne, Colchester CO6 2PW e-mail: website: Tel: 01787 223800 A Lifeboat in a Perfect Storm As incoming chairman...

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Ulster University

Dear NIOS members, As part of a study investigating how optometrists working within primary care optometry examine and manage patients presenting with suspect vitreoretinal disorders, we would like to invite NIOS members to complete a short survey. This survey...

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Golf at Rosapenna

Two nights B&B with two evening meals and two rounds of golf for €280. Rates for non golfers €230. Single room supplement €35 per night. This is a very popular deal and the hotel needs an indication of numbers. Text Ronnie Glass ASAP if you are interested Ronnie...

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Eglinton Opticians wins two top industry awards

Local independent practice stacking up the trophies Independent family Opticians, Eglinton Eyecare, took home the Independent Practice of the Year Award as well as the Practice Personality of the Year Award presented to their Practice Manager, Claire Buchanan, at this...

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