Board of Directors
The Canadian Ophthalmological Society (COS) is directed and operated by a Board of Directors, Council and Committee Chairs, members, and staff.
The Board of Directors, on behalf of the membership and vision care community, governs COS through continually improved leadership with respect to our mission.
In addition, the Board of Directors establishes and records policies for the strategic direction and good management of COS, and oversees a number of COS Councils and Committees focusing on specific areas of service.
See our full list of Board Presidents here.
COS Board of Directors (2022-2024)
Phil Hooper, MD
Colin Mann, MD
Immediate Past President
Mona Harissi-Dagher, MD
Chair, Annual Meeting Planning Committee
Vivian Hill, MD
Chair, Council on Advocacy
David Plemel, MD
Hady Saheb, MD
Chair, Council on Continuing Professional Development
Briar Sexton, MD
Setareh Ziai, MD
Board Liaison, Resident and Young Ophthalmologist Affairs
Did You Know?
COS offers unique membership benefits, a leading-edge Annual Scientific Meeting & Exhibition, a diverse range of Continuing Professional Development services and an Awards program for outstanding achievement or research excellence.