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Optometrists and Dispensing Opticians Registration Board of Nigeria website.

Registration/Renewals

Registration/Renewals

The Optometrists, Dispensing Opticians, Clinics, Optical Dispensaries and Lens Surfacing Laboratories must be fully registered. Ophthalmologists who have Optometrists employed in their establishments should ensure that the Optometrists are up to date with their registrations with ODORBN. The requirements for registration and renewal of your licenses and breakdown of the dues payable to ODORBN as stipulated. The accepted mode of payment is through the Remita Platform.

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CPD

CPD

On a yearly basis, Continuing Professional Development is being organized by the NOA and Board Consultants. >>All Optometrists must obtain 15 cpd points before renewing their practice licenses>> **For Optometrists practicing in Nigeria, 10 points of the 15 cpd points can be obtained locally while 5 points can be obtained locally or internationally. **However, for Optometrists practicing outside Nigeria, they must obtain cpd points from their locations which must equate to the required 15 cpd points.

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Legislation

Legislation

A fundamental distinction between a profession and any other occupation, is that individuals engaged in a profession have an ethical obligation to whomever they offer their services. In other words, a profession is required to have a code of Ethics or code of conduct OPTOMETRISTS AND DISPENSING OPTICIANS (REGISTRATION, ETC.) ACT; This is An Act to establish a Board for the control and practice of the profession of optometry and dispensing optics. CAP O9 LAWS OF THE FEDERATION OF NIGERIA 2004. -ODORBN LAW doc

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Latest News

CPD carried out by Joy Institute at Bayero University Kano on the 6th October 2018

Faculty of ocular health ,joy eye institute and ODORBN did justice to ocular emergency management in Optometric settings Dr Komolafe,...
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OCULAR EMERGENCIES IN AN OPTOMETRIC SETTING

Joy Institute in collaboration with Nigerian Optometric Association (NOA) Kano State Chapter and the Optometrist and Dispensing Opticians Registration Board...
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OCULAR EMERGENCIES IN AN OPTOMETRIC SETTING

6TH ANDO SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE, WORKSHOP AND AGM

The 6th Association of NIGERIAN Dispensing Opticians (ANDO) which was themed "Best Practice in Ophthalmic Dispensing". The venue for the...
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6TH ANDO SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE, WORKSHOP AND AGM

Invitation For Boarding of Official Vehicles

OPTOMETRISTS AND DISPENSING OPTICIANS REGISTRATION BOARD OF NIGERIA ADVERT NOTICE DATE: 15TH AUGUST 2018 INVITATION FOR BOARDING OF OFFICIAL VEHICLES...
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Invitation For Boarding of Official Vehicles

Nigerian Health Workers Data Collection Exercise

NIGERIAN HEALTH WORKERS DATA COLLECTION TOOL Good day Colleagues, following a one day stakeholders meeting held with Heads of Regulatory Bodies on the...
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Nigerian Health Workers Data Collection Exercise

Accreditation of Institute Of Health Technology, University Of Benin Teaching Hospital

Accreditation team to Institute Of Health Technology, University Of Benin Teaching Hospital, Benin City, Edo State. Department of Dispensing Opticianry...
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Accreditation of Institute Of Health Technology, University Of Benin Teaching Hospital

ODORBN Board Exam Registration

The Optometrists and Dispensing Opticians Registration Board of Nigeria Board exam for Optometrists is now open, all interested candidates should...
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ODORBN Board Exam Registration

ERC PRESENTATION

The Ethics Resource Centre Nigeria, presented the first edition of the Medical and Health Practitioners Security Manual on the 19th...
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ERC PRESENTATION

HLI AWARD

THE HEALTH LEADERSHIP IMPACT AWARD was presented to our own dear Registrar/CEO of ODORBN - Prof. (Mrs.) Ebele Bridget Uzodike...
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HLI AWARD

IMSU 2017 INDUCTION

IMO STATE UNIVERSITY, OWERRI had her 2017 induction ceremony on the 30th of January 2018. Congratulations to the best graduating...
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IMSU 2017 INDUCTION

Best Graduating Student

  • Best Graduating Student UBTH (2017)