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Upcoming Events

The Canadian Ophthalmological Society’s events schedule includes educational conferences and meetings that may be of interest to ophthalmologists and allied health professionals.

2017 | 2018 | Other events

2017 events

October 17-21, 2017
14th International Ocular Inflammation Society (IOIS) Meeting
Lauzanne, Switzerland
October 19, 2017
INSIGHT Cornea: Corneal Ulcers – Bacterial
Vancouver, BC
October 20, 2017
42nd Annual Paediatric Ophthalmology Day
CHU Sainte-Justine
Montréal, Quebec
Our guest speakers this year will be Dr David Mackey, Lions eye institute & Professor of Ophthalmology and Director of the Centre for Ophthalmology and Vision Science at the University of Western Australia et Dr Scott Lambert, Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto, California.
October 31, 2017
INSIGHT Glaucoma: Imaging and Glaucoma
Trois-Rivières, Quebec
December 4-5, 2017
International Conference on Ocular Pharmacology & Eye Care 2017
Holiday Inn Rome Aurelia, Via Aurelia Km 8400, 00165 Rome, Italy
Contact : +201-877-9344 x5001;
December 4-6, 2017
18th European Ophthalmology Congress 2017
Rome, Italy

2018 events

March 22-23, 2018
3rd Global Pediatric Ophthalmology Congress
London, UK
This congress (CME+CPD accredited) will advance the most dynamic and latest concerns in the field of pediatric ophthalmology. The congress will highlight the discussion around the theme “Destination for Shaping and Allocation the Future of Eye” by bridging the gaps between the intellectuals from across the globe to enlighten their research and findings at Pediatric Ophthalmology 2018. The highlights of the conference include pediatric ophthalmology & research, retinoblastoma, strabismus, pediatric cataracts, pediatric glaucoma, refractive disorders, pediatric ocular surgery, pediatric contact lens and many more.
Contact: Alfred Laurie, tel: 702.508.5200.
May 31–June 3, 2018
COS Annual Meeting and Exhibition
Toronto, Ontario
June 16-19, 2018
World Opthalmology Congress
International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO)
Fira Gran Via
Barcelona, Spain
Join us for the 36th World Ophthalmology Congress, the oldest and largest international ophthalmic congress, with over 15,000 delegates expected to attend from over 130 countries.
September 13-15, 2018
50th Sally Letson Symposium
Westin Hotel
Ottawa, Ontario

Other events

Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology Meetings

Health Sector Master of Business Administration Program
Information: 519.661.8500 x52132

To submit an event:

Please email and include (in this order):

  • Date(s) of event
  • Title of event
  • Contact name, phone, fax, email and a website for further information

COS will review all submissions and post those deemed of interest to our members (i.e., events accredited by COS partners and groups in the eye care field).

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