Shamroze Khan

Shamroze Khan
Assistant Clinical Professor, Undergraduate Studies Officer
Location: OPT 158
Phone: 519-888-4567 ext. 37210


Dr. Shamrozé (Zay) Khan received both her Honours Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Optometry degrees from the University of Waterloo in 2007. Following this, she pursued a residency in Low Vision Rehabilitation and Ocular Disease with the Illinois College of Optometry, graduating in 2008. Upon completion, she returned to Canada where she served intensively in private practice, whilst maintaining a Clinical Supervisory role at the School of Optometry & Vision Science. She joined the Faculty full-time as Assistant Clinical Professor in November 2016.

Research Interests

  • Low Vision and Vision Rehabilitation
  • Low Vision Rehabilitation in Private Practice and Primary Care
  • Pediatric Low Vision
  • Increasing accessibility to Low Vision Care
  • Ocular Disease


  • BSc (Waterloo); OD (Waterloo)

Professional Associations

  • Fellow, American Academy of Optometry


  • OPTOM 152L - Clinical Techniques 1 Laboratory
    • Taught in 2022
  • OPTOM 262 - Clinical Techniques 3
    • Taught in 2024
  • OPTOM 387 - Low Vision and Geriatrics
    • Taught in 2022, 2023
  • OPTOM 412 - Case Analysis 3
    • Taught in 2019, 2020

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