Continuing education

In light of the current global health crisis, we have made the decision to defer our CE 2020 weekend. READ THE FULL NOTICE.

University of Waterloo - The School of Optometry and Vision Science Continuing Education

The University of Waterloo School of Optometry & Vision Science (WOVS), known for its academic program quality, not only educates and trains professional optometric practitioners but also provides continuing education and post-graduate training opportunities for increased scope of practice. Whether you are a new or seasoned optometric practitioner, advance your skills and knowledge through WOVS’s COPE-approved CE offerings.

CE 2020

Contemporary eye care for 2020 and beyond - June 5-7, 2020

In light of the current global health crisis, we have made the decision to defer our CE 2020 weekend. READ THE FULL NOTICE.

NEW conference site! Visit uwaterloo.ca/optometry-ce

Be sure to also join us for The Clair Bobier and Emerson Woodruff Distinguished Lecture series, established to honour two of the School's exceptional contributors.


Advanced Procedures Course

Enhance your knowledge and skills in minor surgical procedures for lid disease and laser procedures commonly used to treat the anterior segment.

Thursday, August 27 - Sunday, August 30

Registration now open.

Limited spaces - likely to sell out

Dr. Rich Castillo
Instructor:
Richard Castillo, OD, DO
NSUOCO Assistant Dean

More information coming soon.


Enhancing eye care through interprofessional collaboration

This online continuing education course focuses on the latest in clinical and therapeutic information, while highlighting the importance of interprofessional collaboration between pharmacists and optometrists in the management of their patients.

  • Developed by a team of experts from the University of Waterloo's Centre for Ocular Research & Education (CORE), School of Optometry & Vision Science and School of Pharmacy
  • Accredited by the Council on Optometric Practitioner Education (COPE) for 3.5 Continuing Education Hours