Dr. Noor Affizan

FRCOphth (UK), MMED Ophth (SG), MBBS (UK), BSc (UK)

 

 

Noor is an eye doctor and advocate for personal development and social contribution, based in Brunei.

Her 3 passions are:

EMPOWERMENT

Speaking at schools and organisations, Noor combines passion and storytelling to inspire ambition and self-belief.

DEVELOPMENT

Noor promotes national development through the sharing of ideas and opportunities to help meet Brunei’s future goals.

HEALTH CARE

Restoring sight as a specialist eye doctor, Noor represents Brunei on the ASEAN Ophthalmology Society.

Initiatives:

@youcanlead.bn

You Can Lead BN is a new online platform to help Bruneians discover their potential.

It highlights the best personal and professional development opportunities from around the world.

Opportunities listed

Journal:

World Sight Day Brunei 2018

Thank you everyone in the Brunei Eye Department, the sponsors and all the volunteers for your dedication and teamwork to make this such a fun and successful community event.​ For World Sight Day 2018, the Brunei Eye Department organised a mini carnival for this...

read more

Brunei Chevening Youth Forum

It was a real honor to be invited to speak on the panel for the Brunei Chevening Youth Forum supported by the British High Commission. This was an open dialogue session titled 'Growing Brunei’s Human Capital: Education vs. Soft Skills for Success', discussing the role...

read more

Redefine your Narrative – SMALHB

Having spent time alongside teachers and counsellors, I know what a challenging and incredible job they do so It was a real privilege to give this motivational talk at SMALHB School. This lunchtime session at the Hassanal Bolkiah Boys’ Arabic Secondary School was...

read more

Breaking The Ceiling – University Brunei Darussalam

"There is now a great opportunity for the youth to step-up and become future-ready leaders for Brunei's Vision 2035. With creativity, courage and self-belief, we can realise our potential." "If we can build our lives with a focus on helping others, whatever we are...

read more

Women Equality Panel – Brunei Womenpreneur Network

Speaking on the panel for Women Empowerment was such an enriching experience. Organised by Brunei Womenpreneur Network, a diverse range of individuals came together with a shared belief – that when we support and empower each other, step up to the plate and challenge...

read more

Discover Your Purpose – SM Rimba2

During this youth empowerment talk, we explored a range of ideas with the students and staff of Sekolah Menengah Rimba 2. Thank you so much for having me and I hope the session brought an exciting perspective and positive challenge for you all. What would your life be...

read more

Brunei Young Leader’s Convention 2018

It's been so great meeting like-minded people at the first ever Brunei Young Leaders Convention (BYLC). Over three days of talks, seminars and networking, we came together to share ideas, opportunities and knowledge. The Brunei Young Leaders Convention is a platform...

read more

Visionary Youth – Pelita Brunei

Thank you Pelita Brunei for the wonderful and kind words and I'm already looking forward to more opportunities to share with others what I’ve leant over the past few years. There is always more to discover about yourself and the world and remember the only person who...

read more

Become Unstoppable – PTE Sengkurong

Sometimes in life we meet someone who inspires us beyond measure and today that person was Cikgu Rosni, a teacher and counsellor at PTE Sengkurong; a local college. I was invited by her to speak on personal development and found we had a shared vision for helping...

read more

Face the Challenge – Maktab Sains

Speaking at my old school and college, Maktab Sains was so rewarding. To be in front of students sitting where I was years ago was a little surreal but also a great opportunity to share my journey and experience so far. We discussed ideas and told stories about our...

read more

Celebrating Women of South East Asia – Under Armour

Honoured to be featured in Under Armour's 'Celebrate Women of Southeast Asia social media campaign. I shared the story of my recent trip to the Philippines and that for the month of March I'm celebrating the joy of contribution, friendship and new opportunities. The...

read more

Philippines Outreach Trip – Mindanao

On a recent trip to the Philippines we had an opportunity to meet with a rural community in Bukidnon, Mindanao. With the help of our amazing friends, Jamie and MJ, we arranged to meet with several families, seeing for ourselves their lack of amenities and poor living...

read more

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DR. NOOR AFFIZAN

Noor is an eye doctor and advocate for personal development and social contribution, based in Brunei.

Her 3 Passions Are:

EMPOWERMENT

Speaking at schools and organisations, Noor combines passion and storytelling to inspire ambition and self-belief.

DEVELOPMENT

Noor promotes national development through the sharing of ideas and opportunities to help meet Brunei’s future goals.

HEALTH CARE

Restoring sight as a specialist eye doctor, Noor represents Brunei on the ASEAN Ophthalmology Society.

Initiatives

You Can Lead is a new online platform to help connect young Bruneians with personal and professional development opportunities from around the world.

Opportunities listed

World Sight Day Brunei 2018

World Sight Day Brunei 2018

Thank you everyone in the Brunei Eye Department, the sponsors and all the volunteers for your dedication and teamwork to make this such a fun and successful community event.​ For World Sight Day 2018, the Brunei Eye Department organised a mini carnival for this...

read more
Brunei Chevening Youth Forum

Brunei Chevening Youth Forum

It was a real honor to be invited to speak on the panel for the Brunei Chevening Youth Forum supported by the British High Commission. This was an open dialogue session titled 'Growing Brunei’s Human Capital: Education vs. Soft Skills for Success', discussing the role...

read more
Redefine your Narrative – SMALHB

Redefine your Narrative – SMALHB

Having spent time alongside teachers and counsellors, I know what a challenging and incredible job they do so It was a real privilege to give this motivational talk at SMALHB School. This lunchtime session at the Hassanal Bolkiah Boys’ Arabic Secondary School was...

read more
Breaking The Ceiling – University Brunei Darussalam

Breaking The Ceiling – University Brunei Darussalam

"There is now a great opportunity for the youth to step-up and become future-ready leaders for Brunei's Vision 2035. With creativity, courage and self-belief, we can realise our potential." "If we can build our lives with a focus on helping others, whatever we are...

read more
Women Equality Panel – Brunei Womenpreneur Network

Women Equality Panel – Brunei Womenpreneur Network

Speaking on the panel for Women Empowerment was such an enriching experience. Organised by Brunei Womenpreneur Network, a diverse range of individuals came together with a shared belief – that when we support and empower each other, step up to the plate and challenge...

read more
Discover Your Purpose – SM Rimba2

Discover Your Purpose – SM Rimba2

During this youth empowerment talk, we explored a range of ideas with the students and staff of Sekolah Menengah Rimba 2. Thank you so much for having me and I hope the session brought an exciting perspective and positive challenge for you all. What would your life be...

read more
Brunei Young Leader’s Convention 2018

Brunei Young Leader’s Convention 2018

It's been so great meeting like-minded people at the first ever Brunei Young Leaders Convention (BYLC). Over three days of talks, seminars and networking, we came together to share ideas, opportunities and knowledge. The Brunei Young Leaders Convention is a platform...

read more
Visionary Youth – Pelita Brunei

Visionary Youth – Pelita Brunei

Thank you Pelita Brunei for the wonderful and kind words and I'm already looking forward to more opportunities to share with others what I’ve leant over the past few years. There is always more to discover about yourself and the world and remember the only person who...

read more
Become Unstoppable – PTE Sengkurong

Become Unstoppable – PTE Sengkurong

Sometimes in life we meet someone who inspires us beyond measure and today that person was Cikgu Rosni, a teacher and counsellor at PTE Sengkurong; a local college. I was invited by her to speak on personal development and found we had a shared vision for helping...

read more
Face the Challenge – Maktab Sains

Face the Challenge – Maktab Sains

Speaking at my old school and college, Maktab Sains was so rewarding. To be in front of students sitting where I was years ago was a little surreal but also a great opportunity to share my journey and experience so far. We discussed ideas and told stories about our...

read more
Celebrating Women of South East Asia – Under Armour

Celebrating Women of South East Asia – Under Armour

Honoured to be featured in Under Armour's 'Celebrate Women of Southeast Asia social media campaign. I shared the story of my recent trip to the Philippines and that for the month of March I'm celebrating the joy of contribution, friendship and new opportunities. The...

read more
Philippines Outreach Trip – Mindanao

Philippines Outreach Trip – Mindanao

On a recent trip to the Philippines we had an opportunity to meet with a rural community in Bukidnon, Mindanao. With the help of our amazing friends, Jamie and MJ, we arranged to meet with several families, seeing for ourselves their lack of amenities and poor living...

read more
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