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  5 May 2017

Dr.Onu Nnenne Uwa

 

 

 

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NAME: Dr.ONU Nnenne Uwa

 

ADDRESS: FLAT 12, 27-31 Anson Road, M14 5BZ

 

CONTACT

Phone: +44(0)7448965316

Email: nnenne.onu@postgrad.manchester.ac.uk

Nnenneuwa@gmail.com

 

RANK: LECTURER II

 

 

 AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION:

  • Public Health in Eye Care
  • Investigative Ophthalmology and Vision Science

 

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Sc, 2016, University of Manchester

 

  • Sc (Public Health for Eye Care), 2015, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

 

  • Doctor of Optometry (O.D.), 2009, Abia State University Uturu, Nigeria

 

 

AWARD

  • Best Graduating Student (Optometrist) July 2010

CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS:

  • Human Resources for Eye Care
  • Age Related Macular Degeneration (ARMD)
  • Use of Tablets in Monitoring Progression of Diseases especially ARMD
  • Refractive Error in the Young

 

PUBLICATIONS

     

  1. Onu, N.U., Ahuama, O.C., Timothy, C.O., Amaechi, O.U. & Nwala, O.R. (2014). A survey of refractive status of Abia State University students, Abia State, Nigeria. Journal of the Nigerian Optometric Association, 19(1),49-52.

 

  1. Timothy, C.O., Nwankwo, A.A., Onu, N.U., Dikeocha, O.C. & Amaechi, O.U. (2014). Distribution of refractive status of secondary school students according to ABO blood groups. Journal of the Nigerian Optometric Association, 19(1), 53-56.

 

  1. Onu, N.U., Timothy, C.O., Amaechi, O.U. & Ogbonna, O.J. (2014). Prevalence of eyelid disorders among geriatrics in a rural community in Abia State, Nigeria. Journal of the Nigerian Optometric Association, 19(1), 61-63.

 

 

  1. Timothy, C.O., Nwankwo, A.A., Onu, N.U. & Onyezewe, C.D. (2014). Effect of Moringa oleifera seed on photostress recovery time (PSRT) of young Nigerian adults. Journal of Nigerian Optometric Association, 19(1), 57-60.
  2. Nwala, O.R., Ahuama, O.C., Ohiri, M.O., Azuamah, Y.C. & Onu, N.U.et al., (2015). Distribution of presbyopia among civil servants in Aba South Local Government Area, Abia State. The Optometric Educator, 5(1), 8-13.