News archive - May 2019

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Centre for Ocular Research & Education partners with SightGlass Vision to bring eyeglasses to local children in need

Close-up portrait of a little boy wearing eyeglasses and a yellow sweatshirt

The University of Waterloo’s Centre for Ocular Research & Education (CORE) is pleased to announce it will receive donated eyeglasses from SightGlass Vision, Inc. to help local children in need. The eyeglasses will be distributed through the School of Optometry & Vision Science’s (WOVS) Clinic.

This effort is in support of the first annual Myopia Awareness Week (@MyopiaMovement), aimed at educating caregivers and changing the way optometrists understand and treat myopia. Myopia Awareness Week takes place May 13-19, 2019.

Monday, May 6, 2019

Dr. George Woo to receive an honorary doctorate

Dr. George Woo

Dr. George Woo, Founding Director of the Centre for Sight Enhancement, will receive an honorary Doctor of Science degree at the June 13th Convocation ceremony.

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