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Keeping an eye on the future

The School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of Waterloo, provides the only English optometric training in Canada leading to an accredited Doctor of Optometry degree. The school also provides a graduate program in Vision Science and Optometry. Extensive clinic programs support practical experience for students, and health services for the public. Read more about the School of Optometry...

  1. Jan. 8, 2018Waterloo Assistant Clinical Professor, Dr. Shamrozé Khan, featured in article about children and digital screens

    Waterloo Assistant Clinical Professor, Dr. Shamrozé Khan, has been featured in Today's Parent magazine. Her expertise was requested for an article entitled "What screens are doing to your kids’ eyes". The following article in this issue of Today's Parent also provides techniques for parents or care-givers who are dealing with children who view screens regularly.

  2. Dec. 4, 2017CORE Installs ‘Collected Insight’ Mural at University of Waterloo School of Optometry & Vision ScienceCORE Installs ‘Collected Insight’ Mural at  University of Waterloo School of Optometry & Vision Science

    In mid-October, hundreds of the world’s foremost eye care professionals, researchers, students and industry leaders created a mural at the American Academy of Optometry’s annual meeting in Chicago, celebrating the launch of the Centre for Ocular Research & Education (CORE).

  3. Nov. 3, 2017Eye Openers: Community learns about their vision at the Science Open House

    Article written by Komal Patel, Class of 2020 President

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  1. Apr. 23 to 24, 2018Vision Science Graduate Research Conference 2018

    You are invited to attend the 2018 Vision Science Graduate Research Conference, taking place on April 23rd and 24th in OPT 1129. More details will be posted soon. 

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