Category Archives: Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus

CONNECT THE DOTS – Webinar on Optimizing Diagnosis and Management of VKC
May 27th, 2022

An online group-learning activity on vernal keratoconjunctivitis (VKC), focusing on diagnosis and management, with the goal of creating greater disease awareness to optimize care for children and adolescents suffering from VKC. Date: Wednesday, June 22, 2022 Speaker: Dr. Asim Ali Target audience: This educational program has been designed to meet the educational needs of Canadian […]

32nd Annual Jack Crawford Day – Paediatric Ophthalmology Moving Forward in 2022
Apr 21st, 2022

The 32nd Annual Jack Crawford Day will focus on the theme “Paediatric Ophthalmology Moving Forward in 2022.” The day will include topics relevant to both pediatric and general eye specialists including teaching strabismus to the next generation, far-reaching impact of amblyopia beyond vision, recent advances in retinoblastoma, intraocular surgery in retinoblastoma, orbital disease in children, ocular genetics for […]

The ICO shares the recent launch of the World Health Organization’s (WHO) global guidelines to support women and newborns in the postnatal period
Apr 20th, 2022

Eye Care Embedded in New WHO Neonatal Care Guidelines The ICO shares the recent launch of the World Health Organization’s (WHO) global guidelines to support women and newborns in the postnatal period. For the first time ever, eye care has been embedded in neonatal care guidelines, demonstrating the importance of access to high-quality vision care in […]

What You Need to Know About Inherited Retinal Disease in the Age of Molecular Medicine
Mar 18th, 2022

This webinar will take place on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 7:30 pm EST. Dr. Brian Ballios will provide a presentation entitled What you need to know about inherited retinal disease in the age of molecular medicine, followed by Q&A with the audience, moderated by Dr. Jim Whelan. Dr. Ballios is a fellowship-trained clinician-scientist, with […]

32nd Annual Jack Crawford Day
Feb 24th, 2022

Virtual Conference: Paediatric Ophthalmology Moving Forward in 2022. This conference taking place on April 22, 2022 honours the late Dr. Jack S. Crawford, former Ophthalmologists-in-Chief for the Hospital for Sick Children, whose career was dedicated to advancing the specialty of paediatric ophthalmology and the care of children’s eye problems. The 32nd Annual Jack Crawford Day […]

American Academy of Ophthalmology Joint Journal Club
Feb 4th, 2022

Date: Wednesday, February 9th, 2022 Time: 8:30 pm Topic: AAO/AAPOS February 2022 Journal Club Moderator: Dr. Ken Wright Validation of a novel strabismus surgery 3D-printed silicone eye model for simulation training – Yi Ning Strube, MD Increasing incidence and risk factors for divergence insufficiency esotropia – David L. Guyton, MD Long-term ophthalmic outcomes in 120 […]

CCOR Fellowship Information Session – 2022
Jan 13th, 2022

The Council of Canadian Ophthalmology Residents (CCOR) would like to invite you to their annual CCOR Fellowship Talk #1 of 2022 Date: January 22nd Time: 4pm EST – 5pm EST Description:   This talk is targeted to ophthalmology residents across Canada. Speakers are senior residents or junior staff who recently applied to fellowships and will […]

Webinar: Management of 6th Nerve Palsy And Duane’s Syndrome
Sep 23rd, 2021

Date: Saturday, October 2, 2021 Time: 11 am – 1 pm EDT / 8 am -10 am PST Topic: Management of 6th Nerve Palsy And Duane’s Syndrome Speakers: David L. Guyton, M.D. Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA & Kenneth W. Wright, M.D. Wright Foundation, Los Angeles, CA, USA together will be presenting their expertise on […]

On Demand Webinar: The New Management of IRD Patients in the Era of Gene Therapy – A Team Approach
Jul 27th, 2021

Learning Webinar Available on Demand A medical education program for a broad Canadian medical audience focused on inherited retinal diseases and gene therapy. It will include 6 short talks (~ 10 min each) on IRD patient journey + Panel discussion on the Multidisciplinary Management of a IRD patient. Archived Webinar Content When to suspect an […]