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CCOR – current and past executive

All residents enrolled in a Canadian ophthalmology residency program are automatically Junior Members of the COS and General Members of CCOR. Currently there are no membership fees. If you have questions about your membership, please contact Rita Afeltra: rafeltra@cos-sco.ca. Leadership positions are elected annually at the COS meeting and terms last 1-2 years.

Executive Committee

President: Amandeep Rai

Vice-President: Stephanie Lowe

COS Committee on Provincial Affairs Resident Representative: Salina Teja, University of British Columbia

Research Directors: Parnian Arjmand, Andre Ali-Ridha

Social Chairs: Irfan Kherani, Milad Modabber

Fellowship Director: Timothy Ratzlaff

Webmaster: Raageen Kanjee, University of Manitoba

Director of Communications: Sarah Simpson, Queen’s University

Liaison for Canadian Fellows: Vasudha Gupta, McMaster University

Liaison for International Fellows: Andy Kalevar, McGill University

Faculty Advisor: Mona Harissi-Dagher, Université Montréal

CCOR Representatives

Nawaaz Nathoo, University of British Columbia
Jessica Ting, University of Alberta
Lisa Lagrou, University of Calgary
Ugo Dodd, University of Saskatchewan
Andre Jastrzebski, University of Manitoba
Mustafa Kapasi, University of Ottawa
Christine Law & Zainab Khan, Queen’s University
Ziad Butty, University of Toronto
Vasudha Gupta, McMaster University
Sarit Khimdas, Western University
Mikel Mikhail, McGill University
Kinda Najem, Université de Montréal
Erica Doucet, Université de Sherbrooke
Ralph Kyrillos, Université Laval
Anastasia Neufeld, Dalhousie University

Past Presidents

Zale Mednick, Queen’s University
Kim Le, McGill University, 2014
Lulu Bursztyn, Western Univeristy, 2013
Tom Gonder, University of Calgary, 2012
Dan Rootman, University of Toronto, 2011
Kelly Schweitzer, Queen’s University, 2010