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Data Protection Law May 2018

Data Protection Rules Under the new data protection legislation that takes effect on 25 May 2018, the NIOS is required to seek your consent to continue to hold the information listed below: Your name and contact details to include postal and email addresses; and Home...

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Myopia Onset Questionnaire

  Hi, my name is Chloe Cahill and I am a final year optometry student at Ulster University. I'm doing a research project investigating what optometrists’ views are regarding childhood myopia. I have put together a short questionnaire to help me gain an understanding...

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NIOS President Richard Gilmour and Council Members would like to congratulate Sinead McGurk and Patrick Richardson on their recent awards.  Richard said, “A fantastic achievement and well deserved, and it’s great to see the skills of local optometrists represented and...

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Message from SeeBelfast: “It is with sadness that we announce the closure of SeeBelfast this week. We are so grateful to our loyal supporters who have encouraged us along the way for the past 2 years of operations. Unfortunately due to a variety of factors the charity...

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Don’t swerve a sight test

Join the campaign Whether you’re a student, locum or practice owner, you can take part in our campaign from Wednesday 15 November in the run up to Road Safety Week. Here’s how to get involved: Write to your MP to call for a change in the law using our template letter...

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SeeBelfast – Ballymena Clinic

Equipment/Volunteers for Ballymena clinic Those working in the homeless sector in Ballymena are keen to have an eye clinic set up for homeless and vulnerable people in the Ballymena area. This is the first step in setting up a wider ranging health clinic and the hope...

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