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2015

New Wait Time Alliance Report Card reveals important lessons for next Health Accord
09-12-2015

Digital Health Week 2015 Launches in Canada
16-11-2015

CAPOS and COS Support Royal College Position Statement on Early Childhood Development
05-08-2015

COS applauds move to regulate cosmetic contact lenses
30-07-2015

COS Recognizes MP Patricia Davidson for her work on Bill C-313 (cosmetic contact lenses)
22-05-2015

COS Supports National Vision Month on Parliament Hill
22-05-2015

COS Signs First-Ever Canadian Patient Charter for Vision Care
22-05-2015

Junior and Senior Research Bursaries available from the Retina Foundation of Canada
09-04-2015

Feature the Researcher: COS Member Dr. Brenda L. Gallie Receives the Order of Canada
02-02-2015

2014

Feature the researcher: International Council of Ophthalmology newsletter editorial co-written by COS member, Dr. Neeru Gupta
19-11-2014

Halloween costumes with non-prescriptive cosmetic contact lenses mask serious eye injuries
21-10-2014

Canadian Red Cross is seeking qualified personnel to join the fight against Ebola
14-10-2014

Health officials seek to reduce blindness and visual impairment in the Americas
02-10-2014

Canadian Ophthalmological Society receives innovation award
17-06-2014

News from COS’s Annual Meeting, Halifax 2014
16-06-2014

Eye doctors meet to discuss collaborative eye care with Alberta Minister of Health, Fred Horne
2014-06-11

Wait times improving since accord, but Canada can do much better, says Wait Time Alliance
03-06-2014

Regional funding opportunities
05-05-2014

Teen athlete’s sight restored: former Team Canada gymnast receives cornea transplant and resumes active life
10-02-2014

World Glaucoma Week 2014: B-I-G – Beat Invisible Glaucoma
07-02-2014

Seeing clearly: [pterygium] a little-known eye condition
04-02-2014

Drs. Yeni Yucel and Neeru Gupta announce the opening of eye bank at St. Michaels Hospital, Toronto
24-01-2014

2013

COS receives high praise for 2013 RCPSC accreditation review
19-12-2013

Canadians still waiting too long for health care – 2013 WTA report card
11-06-2013

Sunglasses aren’t just a fashion statement, they serve an important purpose too Media release
7-06-2013

2012

UHN pioneers limbal stem cell transplant in Ontario – YouTube
22-12-2012

Ontario man’s sight restored with help of stem cells YouTube video
22-12-2012

Non-corrective contact lenses become medical devices – Bill C-313 has received royal assent
19-12-2012

Canadian Ophthalmological Society celebrates 75 years with new website — www.cos-sco.ca connects Canadians to their eye health
26-10-2012

Put eye exams on your ‘to-do’ list, say experts
16-06-2012