About Nigerian Optometric Association

The Nigerian Optometric Association (NOA), founded in 1968, is the prime umbrella association representing over 3500 doctors of Optometry across the 36 States of Nigeria and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, as well as all other Optometric interest groups in Nigeria. An affiliate member of the African Council of Optometry (AFCO) and the World Council of Optometry (WCO), NOA houses:

  1. State Chapters
  2. The Association of Optometric Educators (AOE)
  3. The Women Optometrists in Nigeria (WON)
  4. Association of Optometrists in Public Health Care in Nigeria (AOPHCN)
  5. Nigerian Optometric Students Association (NOSA)

 

Email: info@noang.org

Website: www.noang.org

Office Address: Suite 219, Jinifa Plaza, Samuel Ademulegun Adesoji Street, Central Business District, Abuja. Nigeria Phone: +234-805-503-7693

Optometrists Call on FG to Fund Regulation of Practice

On 01/Aug/2019

The Nigerian Optometric Association (NOA) has called on the federal government to provide more funding for the regulation of optometry practice in Nigeria. The NOA said the call became necessary due to the humongous co[...]

Nigerian Optometric Association (NOA) 43rd Annual General Meeting/Scientific Conference Communique

On 26/Jul/2019

COMMUNIQUE ISSUED AT THE END OF THE 43RD ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING/SCIENTIFIC SESSION OF THE NIGERIAN OPTOMETRIC ASSOCIATION (NOA) HELD AT THE CALABAR INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE, CROSS RIVER STATE FROM 17TH JULY TO 2[...]

Brain Drain Fueling Newborn, Maternal Deaths in Nigeria - NMA

On 08/Jul/2019

Nigeria’s high perinatal mortality rate (period immediately before and after birth) is caused by the unchecked exodus (brain drain) of doctors and other healthcare personnel from the country every year. The [...]

2019 Honours List of the Nigerian Optometric Association

On 12/Jun/2019

The National Executive Council (NEC) has just announced the 2019 honours list. The list is based on meritorious work and contribution to the practice of Optometry across the nation. As the Association prepares for[...]

Launching of Nigerian Optometric Association (NOA) CSR initiative

On 05/Mar/2018

This year Nigerian Optometric Association (NOA) will be celebrating 50years of its contributions to eye health in Nigeria and as part of the activities to mark this laudable landmark, the Association is launching today[...]

Journal of the Nigerian Optometric Association

On 14/Feb/2018

The Journal of Nigerian Optometric Association (JNOA) is an official journal of the Nigerian Optometric Association (NOA). It is a peer-reviewed international journal that aims to promote the vision and the mission of[...]

EYE on NOA: The Nigerian Optometric Association is Celebrating 50 Years!

On 31/Jan/2018

This year, the Nigerian Optometric Association celebrates 50 years of existence in Nigeria. To mark this important milestone we have a 10months of events and initiatives planned that are aimed to pull together members[...]

EYE on NOA: The Nigerian Optometric Association is Celebrating 50 Years!

On 31/Jan/2018

This year, the Nigerian Optometric Association celebrates 50 years of existence in Nigeria. To mark this important milestone we have a 10months of events and initiatives planned that are aimed to pull together members[...]

Nigerian Optometric Association to Hold 42nd Conference, AGM and EXPO

On 16/Jan/2018

It is no news that we will be converging in the city of Abuja for our 42nd Annual General Meeting/Scientific Conference/Expo, and to commemorate the 50th Anniversary/Golden Jubilee of our dear association, the NOA, in[...]

Nigerian Optometric Association Appoints 2018 Election Committee Members

On 16/Jan/2018

The National Executive Council of NOA provisionally appoints the under listed optometrists to constitute the NOA Electoral Committee in respect of the 2018 NOA general elections: Dr. Nwakuso Aruotu—Chairman D[...]

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