Archive for 2019

World Sight Day reminds us to put vision first

Benefits of eye tests are clear to see This World Sight Day, the Association of Optometrists Ireland (AOI) and the Federation of Ophthalmic and Dispensing Opticians (FODO) Ireland are urging everyone to visit their local optical practice for an eye test if they haven’t done so for two years. Half

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The Future of Optical Regulation in Ireland

The next two weeks will see important elections to the Optical Registration Board in Ireland. Optician interviews Peter McGrath about his vision for the future.   Tell us a bit about yourself and how you became interested in optical regulation? I studied at the University of Manchester and qualified as

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FODO ANNOUNCES NEW STRUCTURE AND FIRST-EVER MANAGING DIRECTOR

In response to growing membership across its eye and hearing care businesses FODO has announced a new company structure and the appointment of Harjit Sandhu as its first-ever Managing Director. Harjit, who was previously Director of Policy and Strategy at the National Community Hearing Association (NCHA), will now run the

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