Our President – Optometry Ireland

Meet our President – Tania Constable

Tania graduated from Manchester University in 2007. She then completed her pre-registration year with D&A Opticians, at the end of which she become registered with the General Optical Council.

Tania worked in the UK for a number of years before returning to Ireland in 2012. She has worked in a number of different practice settings from multiples to independents, and as a locum.

She is a Paediatric Specialist, having worked within the HSE for the last five years, which has been an exciting time for the development of hospital Optometry.

Continuous education is key to any Optometrist’s professional development and Tania completed an MSc in Clinical Optometry in 2021. She is an experienced speaker and has presented at a number of conferences both in Ireland and the UK.

Tania has been a member of Optometry Ireland and its Council for a number of years before being elected President in late 2022. She is delighted to have the opportunity to lead OI during this period of dynamic change in the profession. Optometry can provide a key role in addressing the pressures facing the health system now and into the future.

If you wish to get in touch with Tania, she can be contacted through the OI office.