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Vision Science Research Seminar Series

East entrance to School of Optometry and Vision SciencePlease plan to attend an exciting series of vision science research seminars presented in uWaterloo's School of Optometry and Vision Science. We have invited a list of speakers with international reputations. The seminar topics will range from basic vision science to clinical trials. Seminars are offered in the afternoons at 4:30pm, with a reception following the talk to stimulate social interaction between the speaker, faculty, students and our guests. The Vision Science research program is very active with over 20 Faculty and over 45 graduate students and has been in operation for over 25 years.

2018-2019 Lectures

Seminars will be held at 4:30 pm in the Optometry building

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - OPT 309

  • Dr. Melvyn Goodale, Western University
  • Theme: PERCEPTION FOR ACTION

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - OPT 309

  • Dr. Loretta Szczotka-Flynn, UH Cleveland Medical Center
  • Theme: CONTACT LENS AND OCULAR SURFACE DISEASE

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - Location TBD

  • Dr. Peter Allen, Anglia Ruskin University, UK
  • Theme: SPORTS VISION

Friday, February 22, 2019 - Location TBD

  • Dr. Jason Marsack, University of Houston
  • Theme: OPTICAL ABERRATIONS

Friday, March 29, 2019 - Location TBD

  • Dr. Jennifer Hunter, University of Rochester
  • Theme: ADVANCED RETINAL IMAGING

Tuesday, April 16, 2019- GSRC Keynote Speaker

  • Dr. James Danckert, University of Waterloo
  • Theme: BOREDOM AND PERCEPTUAL UPDATING

Previous series

Contacts

Dr. Vivian Choh
519-888-4567 ext. 35005
vchoh@uwaterloo.ca

Dr. Trefford Simpson
519-888-4567 ext. 35015
tsimpson@uwaterloo.ca

Dr. Natalie Hutchings
519-888-4567 ext. 36480
nhutchin@uwaterloo.ca