The purpose of this Association shall be to promote quality patient care, products and related support services in the area of Ocular and Orbital prosthetics by supporting the development of best practices in orbital and other relevant facial prosthetics through quality professional services and products, innovation, networking, publication, training, and advocacy opportunities in South Africa and the rest of Africa (as, when and where applicable).
The Association strives to support efforts that improve the quality and availability of the related health services to underserved populations and others in need of the relevant health services.
The Association strives to be non-commercial, non-political and non-partisan, while also promoting and protecting the collective interests of its members in good standing.
All AOOPA registered members adhere to a code of conduct.
*CODE OF CONDUCT POLICY DOCUMENT OF THE AFRICAN OCULAR AND ORBITAL PROSTHETIC ASSOCIATION*
This Code of Conduct strives to express AOOPA’s commitment and undertaking to uphold the institutional image of the Association as one of Professional ethical standards, integrity, and accountability in respect of the members’ relationship within the Association and with the public.