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April 28, 2020

Webinar – Retina Connect: Management of Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetic Retinal Detachments

The University of Toronto, Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences invites you to RETINA CONNECT. DATE: Tuesday April 28, 2020 4pm EST TOPIC: Management of diabetic retinopathy and diabetic retinal detachments SPEAKER: Maria Berrocal, MD Assistant Professor, Dept of Ophthalmology,...

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April 24, 2020

Webinar – DOVS GRAND ROUNDS A Paradigm Shift in Retinal Detachment Repair

Apr 24, 2020 | 12:00pm–1:30pm GRAND ROUNDS DETAILS TOPIC:    A Paradigm Shift in Retinal Detachment Repair SPEAKER:    Dr. Rajeev Muni Objectives 1) To understand how retinal detachment surgery has evolved over the past several decades. 2) To understand the role of...

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Case Report: Keratoconjunctivitis as the initial medical presentation of the novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Short communication|Articles in Press from the Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology Abstract We present a case of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) with an initial medical presentation of keratoconjunctivitis, the first such reported case in North America. The patient’s primary symptom was...

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March 2, 2019

Post-LASIK IOL calculations

Ms. PRK tells me she isn’t overly worried about her refractive outcome following cataract surgery. But, she’s also had previous refractive which certainly causes me to raise a red flag! This is a patient who clearly cares (or at least...

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Finessing your Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP) Skills

Just recently, an ophthalmology resident that was nearing the end of their pediatrics rotation said to me, “All the ROP babies we have screened together have no ROP or ROP not requiring treatment. I’m afraid that when I go into...

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Straight from the Cutter’s Mouth: A Retina Podcast

I have a secret…I love listening to podcasts! There is something very relaxing to me about simply turning off a screen, slipping on some headphones and listening to someone tell a story. Whatever your interests may be, I would bet...

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Neuro-Ophthalmology Virtual Education Library

The Neuro-Ophthalmology Virtual Education Library (NOVEL) has been one of my favorite educational resources as a resident and still continues to be one that I go back to as part of my general practice. Neuro-ophthalmology cases can sometimes be hiding...

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CSI: Cataract Surgery Investigation

Symposium Resources The COS is pleased to provide access to the presentations from the co-developed symposium presented at the 2018 COS Annual Meeting, CSI: Cataract Surgery Investigation. Dr. Ike Ahmed, along with a team of forensic ophthalmologist investigators, presented three...

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Practice Update: Eye Care

Recommended by Dr. Colin Mann Chair, Practice Resource Centre

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EyeRounds.org

Recommended by Dr. Colin Mann Chair, Practice Resource Centre

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July 7, 2020

PCC Rounds – Advanced Excimer Cases: PTK in Corneal Scars and PRK after PKP

Joint International Rounds between Precision Cornea Centre (Ottawa, Canada) and Children’s Hospital Ricardo Gutierrez (Buenos Aires, Argentina) Topic: Advanced excimer cases: PTK in corneal scars and PRK after PKP Presenter: Esteban Santiago, MD Date: Tuesday July 7th, 2020 Time: 5:00pm...

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July 9, 2020

Clinical Updates from PHAC and AMMI Canada Infection Prevention & Control (IPAC) Management Of COVID-19 in Long-Term Care

The Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease (AMMI) Canada and the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) are collaborating on an online open access webinar series to provide cutting edge continuing education to Canadian medical professionals in the context...

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The Consortium of Universities for Global Health – Webinars

The Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) is a Washington, DC based organization of over 170 academic institutions and other organizations from around the world engaged in addressing global health challenges. CUGH was established in 2008 with funding from...

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American Academy of Ophthalmology – Global Ophthalmology Resources

The American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) is the US counterpart to the Canadian Ophthalmological Society, and is the world’s largest association of eye physicians and surgeons. As one of the leading global eye health organizations, they have published a number...

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The International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness

The International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) is an overarching alliance for the global eye care sector. Their 150+ members are drawn from NGOs and civil society, corporate organisations, professional bodies and research and eye care institutions. They were...

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Booklet – Seva Canada – Gender and Blindness: Addressing Inequity

Seva Canada is a charity whose mission is to restore sight and prevent blindness in developing countries. Their new Gender and Blindness booklet is updated with research and strategies to overcome the barriers women and girls face in accessing care....

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Article – Prevalence and determinants of visual impairment in Canada: cross-sectional data from the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging

Read the full article through the Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology website: Full Article Authors Rumaisa Aljied, BSc; Marie-Josée Aubin, MD, MSc, MPH; Ralf Buhrmann, MD, PhD; Saama Sabeti, MD; Ellen E. Freeman, PhD Abstract Objective To determine the prevalence and determinants...

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World Health Organization Factsheet – Blindness and Visual Impairment

This resource from the World Health Organization takes a brief view of global blindness and visual impairment. The document examines definitions, prevalence, causes, strategies, as well as WHO’s response. Last updated in October 2019, this resource is an excellent snapshot...

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Article – Visual impairment and the use of formal and informal home care in Canada: the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging

Read the full article through the Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology website: Full Article Authors Rumaisa Aljied, BSc; Marie-Josée Aubin, MD, MSc, MPH; Ralf Buhrmann, MD, PhD; Ellen E. Freeman, PhD Abstract Objective To determine the use of home care services in...

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London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Resources – International Centre for Eye Health

The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) is known for its research, postgraduate studies and continuing education in public and global health. The International Centre for Eye Health (ICEH) works to improve eye health and eliminate avoidable visual...

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That a wrap! Thanks for making #COS2020virtual a success! Thank you to all delegates and organizers for all your hard work! See you again at next year’s COS Annual Meeting!

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