|A major benefit of COS membership is the opportunity to earn Section 1 CPD credits at COS
educational events throughout the year. The COS 2010 Annual Meeting will be an opportunity to
earn up to 21 CPD credits. COS also partners with industry to co-develop accredited educational
events that meet your learning needs.
COS 2010 Qu�bec City - Synergies
June 26-29, 2010, Centre des congr�s, Qu�bec QC
You told us; we listened! We're bringing a new perspective to the 2010 Annual Meeting in Qu�bec
City. We've kept track of your evaluation comments over the past few years and we've made changes.
New this year
Saturday start - This scientific program starts on Saturday and runs through Sunday and
Monday. Wet labs and workshops are scheduled for Tuesday morning. For your convenience, we've
scheduled the bulk of the meeting over the weekend, and we're wrapping things up by noon on
Tuesday so that you can go home earlier. View the program-at-a-glance
Wet labs and workshops - These Tuesday morning workshops are a great opportunity for small
group, practical, hands-on learning. This year's lineup includes a Cataract lab, Cornea Skills Lab:
DALK for the Corneal Surgeon, and Glaucoma New Surgical Technologies. Also, look for an EMR
workshop and integrating new technology into your practice. Enrollment is limited; sign up early!
Wet labs and workshops
Young Ophthalmologist Program - This program helps new residents transition from training
to practice and network with peers. Workshops are tailored for residents and ophthalmologists in
their first few years of practice and are endorsed by the COS Residents' committee. Attend the
workshops and then join the COS Board for lunch. Monday, June 28, 8:30 am to 1 pm. Young
COS celebration - We've re-vamped and revved up the COS social event! You won't want to miss
La grande f�te: a night of good food, great music, and dancing. Bring your family and celebrate
Qu�be�ois style! Experience traditional Gallic charm and warm hospitality in the iconic Ch�teau
Frontenac. Join us for a relaxed gourmet dinner reception featuring local ingredients and cultural
flavours. The Painchaud Family will provide an evening of great music, guaranteed to get you up
dancing. We've also lowered the ticket price to $100 when you purchase your ticket with registration.
Business casual clothing and comfortable shoes are appropriate to ensure maximum enjoyment from
the gourmet grazing stations and toe-tapping music! Sunday, June 27, 2010 starting at 7 pm - COS
Qu�bec 2010 Synergy: people - eye care - research
ACOP 2010 - Annual Comprehensive Ophthalmology Program
May 1, 2010, Old Mill Inn, Toronto ON
A comprehensive half-day update on topics of interest in ophthalmology, co-developed by COS and
Pfizer Canada Inc, through an unrestricted educational grant. Participating delegates will be able to:
- Compare and contrast recent imaging tools for glaucoma detection and progression, and
describe their use in current glaucoma management models.
- Discuss recent guidelines for diabetes management and review metabolic syndrome.
- Understand the diagnosis and management of diabetic retinopathy and the implementation of
Please contact Inika Anderson, Manager, Continuing Professional Development for comments or
questions about CPD activities. 613-729-6779 x223, [email protected].