Orbis: Changing the Way the World Sees

Orbis Canada presents its first Speaker Series.

Topic: Changing the Way the World Sees

Date: Thursday, May 27, 2021

Time: 7:30pm–9:00pm EST

Special guests:
– Dr. Simon Holland, MD (the University of British Columbia, Chair of Orbis Canada)
– Dr. Hunter Cherwek, MD (Vice President, Clinical Services & Technology, Orbis International)
– Lisa McKeen (CEO, Orbis Canada)

Learning Objectives:

In Orbis Canada’s first Speaker Series, you will learn about the mission and work of Orbis, and our role as a global leader and innovator in the fight against avoidable blindness. You will learn about opportunities to get involved with Orbis at various stages of your training (students, residents, practicing ophthalmologists). You’ll learn about Orbis Canada’s role as an affiliate of Orbis International. Finally, you’ll learn how our focus on technology and innovation has allowed us to continue to thrive during the COVID-19 pandemic. There will be a Q&A session with our panelists.

Access Details:
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Please note that to register for the event, you must be an Orbis Future Vision Leaders member. Becoming a member is quick, easy, and entirely free – register here.

Membership is available to all ophthalmology residents, medical students, and university graduates.