The first Canadian interdisciplinary weekend vision rehabilitation conference will be held at the School of Optometry and Vision Science in Waterloo on the weekend of March 25th to 26th.
It will be of interest to all professionals who are, or would like to be, involved in low vision rehabilitation. Included is a new lecture, named for Dr George Woo. The inaugural George Woo lecturer will be Joan Stelmack (Director, Low Vision Service, Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary, University of Illinois). The two keynote addresses will be given by Walter Wittich (Ecole d’optometrie, University of Montreal) and Anne Riddering (Director of Rehabilitation Services for Henry Ford Health System’s Visual Rehabilitation and Research Center of Michigan).
The conference will include joint and parallel sessions, continuing education lectures, workshops, grand rounds presentations, a trade show and an art show. All professionals who are interested in broadening their knowledge and skills in low vision rehabilitation are welcome.
View the Canadian Interdisciplinary Vision Rehabilitation Conference schedule here.