This December, our Administrative and Financial Officer, Gary Marx, will retire after 34 years of distinguished service to the University of Waterloo, the past 17 with the School of Optometry and Vision Science.
Dr. Alan Ulsifer, an alumnus (OD '90) of the University of Waterloo, School of Optometry and Vision Science, has been honoured with the Ernst & Young 2012 Prairies Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Dr. Ulsifer, is the President and Chief Executive Officer of FYidoctors, Canada’s largest independent eye care product and service provider.
Dr. Daphne McCulloch will join the faculty of Waterloo’s School of Optometry and Vision Science. She will be appointed to a continuing term as professor with tenure. Dr. McCulloch previously completed her Doctor of Optometry degree (Waterloo), Fellowship in Primary Care (Pennsylvania), and PhD degree (Indiana). She has held positions at the School of Optometry (Indiana) Hospital for Sick Children (Toronto), and the Children’s Hospital (Los Angeles). For the past 11 years, Dr.