A University of Plymouth student optometrist is looking for your support to help win a prestigious national industry award. Luke McRoy-Jones, who also works for Specsavers at Armada Way has been shortlisted for the Association of Optometrists (AOP) Optometry Student of the Year Award 2019.

Luke says: ‘I feel really honoured to be up for this award. I believe it highlights that my work alongside my studies is being recognised by my peers and colleagues. I think it’s a real testament to the optometry department at the University of Plymouth and also to Specsavers. Both have been supportive and have allowed me to develop as a student optometrist’.

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Dr.Josie Forte, director at Plymouth Specsavers says: ‘We are so proud of Luke and we know first-hand that he has a strong record of professionalism and works hard to achieve the best service he can for Specsavers. We wish him the best of luck’.

Voting open

Luke adds: ‘I am very passionate about spreading awareness of the optical industry and highlighting its advances among my peers. I work really hard in my additional roles as the optometry society’s President as well as course representative and university student ambassador’.

You can read more about Luke online at www.aop.org.uk/awards, and you can vote online at, https://www.mi-vote.com/aopawards19.

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