Category Archives: For Ophthalmologists

DOVS CORNEA ROUNDS –  Yamane Complications and UGH Syndrome – VIA ZOOM
Jul 16th, 2024

Date: Thursday July 18, 2024 Time: 5:00 – 6:00 PM (Eastern Standard Time) Title: Yamane Complications and UGH Syndrome Speaker: Dr. Steven Safran Zoom Link: Register in advance for this webinar After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. Objectives: 1. To discuss complications of secondary IOL fixation; 2. Case […]

COS – THE EYECAN PODCAST- New Episodes!
Jul 15th, 2024

The podcast features guest speakers from across Canada and innovative practitioners from around the world discussing diverse topics and how they impact ophthalmology. Topics range from emerging techniques and technologies to building individual resilience as Canadian physicians. Through it all, this podcast aims to build connections within the ophthalmological community, share our experiences, and to […]

Understanding Ophthalmologists’ Perspectives on Biosimilars
Jul 8th, 2024

Background A needs assessment was conducted to better understand the needs of Canadian ophthalmologists in the context of biosimilars. Biosimilars are biotherapeutic agents that aim to replicate the efficacy and safety profile of their reference biologic counterparts. They undergo rigorous testing to ensure comparable safety, efficacy, and quality. Biosimilars hold the potential to enhance patient […]

Video Journal of Cataract, Refractive, & Glaucoma Surgery – The Essential Partnership with Industry (Issue II)
Jul 2nd, 2024

The second issue of the Video Journal of Cataract, Refractive, & Glaucoma Surgery is live!  The program is entitled: The Essential Partnership with Industry.  Dick Lindstrom and David Chang give a great introduction detailing the synergy between ophthalmologists and industry that results in innovative products which address unmet needs.  For the first time in our 40 year history, we […]

2024 COS Annual Meeting and Exhibition – Archives
Jun 26th, 2024

The 2024 COS Annual Meeting & Exhibition took place Toronto, Ontario from May 30 – June 2, 2024. Through the links below you can access legacy materials from the conference, content that remains relevant to your practice. ePosters and Surgical Videos  Claim Section 2 credits. Review ePosters and document your key learnings through the bulk […]

CJO: June 2024 Issue Highlights
Jun 12th, 2024

The June 2024 CJO is now available online. Here are some of the highlights:  Resident Perspectives + visual abstract: Our talented team of residents have summarized 4 articles with a focus on what’s most relevant to ophthalmology learners here in Canada and around the globe. In addition, our April visual abstract provides a visual summary […]

World Ophthalmology Congress 2024
Jun 12th, 2024

Join the International Council of Ophthalmology for their 39th World Ophthalmology Congress® (WOC2024®), taking place in the exciting city of Vancouver, Canada from August 16th to 19th 2024. The Vancouver Convention Center is a stunning waterfront landmark that offers convenient access to all the major visitor amenities in downtown Vancouver. WOC2024® will once again bring […]

55th Sally Letson Symposium
Jun 5th, 2024

Join us for the 55th Sally Letson Symposium chaired by Dr. Ian Clark, University of Manitoba, and Dr. Solin Saleh (Co-Chair), University of Ottawa. This year’s topic is “Pediatric Ophthalmology – Making a difference that lasts a lifetime.” Over the course of 2.5 days, the program will delve into the realm of paediatric ophthalmology. Esteemed […]

Walter Wright Symposium 2024
Jun 5th, 2024

The Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences at the University of Toronto is pleased to announce that they will be hosting the 63rd Annual Walter Wright Symposium from December 6th to 7th, 2024! The 63rd Annual Walter Wright Symposium will encompass an action-packed agenda for cataract surgeons and the comprehensive ophthalmologist. With this meeting, you […]