- About COS
- COS Membership
- Clinical Practice
- Canadian Journal
- Vision Health
Speaking as the national public authority on eye care in Canada
Representing eye physicians and surgeons from every province
Advocating for improved vision care policies and standards
Developing clinical practice guidelines for eye health professionals
Facilitating continuing professional development opportunities for eye physicians and surgeons
Collaborating with allies, partners, key stakeholders and supporters in vision care
Providing accurate, up-to-date information on vision health
Publishing the latest research findings and industry news in the Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology
The Canadian Ophthalmology Society (COS) does all this and more — we aim to assure the provision of optimal eye care for all Canadians by promoting excellence in ophthalmology and by providing services to support our members in practice.
COS is an affiliate of the Canadian Medical Association and an accredited provider of Continuing Professional Development, as recognized by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
COS has a celebrated history dating back to 1937 of serving Canadians and the professional vision care community, thanks in large part to our dedicated Board of Directors, Council and Committee Chairs, members, and staff team.