Contact Us

Contact information for the COS leadership team and other staff can be found below.

Please note: COS does not provide medical advice, and does not and cannot respond to requests for direct feedback, specific patient information, or physician referrals.

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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.

Our COS Staff


Elisabeth Fowler

Chief Executive Officer

[email protected] 613.729.6779 x225

Kate Cooke

Governance Coordinator

[email protected] 613.729.6779 x230

Membership and Event Operations

Rita Afeltra

Manager, Membership & Meeting Logistics

[email protected] 613.729.6779 x300

Christine Bruce

Manager, Event Operations, Sponsorship and Exhibits

[email protected] 613.729.6779 x226

Laura Aliaga

Coordinator, Membership and Events

[email protected] 613.729.6779 x224

Communications, Advocacy and Public Affairs

Kim Tytler

Manager, Communications & Public Affairs

[email protected] 613.729.6779 x231

Moneika Ramsinghani

Coordinator, Communications & Public Affairs

[email protected] 613.729.6779 x236

Suzanne Purkis

Managing Editor, Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology

[email protected] 613.667.1487

Continuing Professional Development

Danika Nieuwkoop

Manager, Continuing Professional Development

[email protected] 613.729.6779 x235

Jill Garner

Project Lead, Continuing Professional Development

[email protected] 613.729.6779 x223

Stephanie Nou

Coordinator, Continuing Professional Development

[email protected] 613.729.6779 x222

Barbara Moore

CPD Coordinator (Administrator/Accreditation Lead)

[email protected] 613.729.6779 x229

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