Canadian Glaucoma Society Meeting

February 2 & 3, 2018


The Canadian Glaucoma Society is proud to present the 4th Annual Canadian Glaucoma Society Meeting to be held in Whistler, British Columbia, February 2 & 3, 2018.  The CGS Executive and CGS Meeting Committee are excited to provide this unique opportunity for Canadian Glaucoma Specialists from across the country to meet, share and discuss their clinical and research knowledge and experience, and benefit from ground-breaking and stimulating presentations by expert international guest speakers.

Meet Our Team

Toby Chan, MD

Committee Lead

Toby Chan completed ophthalmology residency at University of Western Ontario, followed by fellowship in Glaucoma and Advanced Anterior Segment Surgery at University of Toronto.  He is currently Assistant Clinical Professor (Adjunct) at the Waterloo Regional Campus of McMaster University.

Steven Schendel, MD

Dr. Steven Schendel is a member of the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the University of British Columbia, and practices at the Vancouver General Hospital Eye Care Centre. He received his MD at the University of Alberta, and moved to Vancouver to commence his residency training at UBC. Upon finishing his Royal College examinations, he completed a glaucoma fellowship at the Sydney Eye Hospital in Sydney, Australia. Dr. Schendel served as the Chair of the Planning Committee for the Canadian Glaucoma Society Annual Meeting in Mont Tremblant, Quebec in 2017, and will be Chairing the Planning Committee for the Glaucoma section of the COS Annual Meeting in 2019. His clinical work is focused on glaucoma and cataract, and he is the OR Director at VGH Eye Care Centre OR.

Lisa Gould, MD

Dr. Gould is certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology. She is on the Scientific Advisory Board of the Glaucoma Research Society of Canada. She performs laser and surgical procedures for cataracts and glaucoma. She is fellowship trained in glaucoma. In addition to her clinical practice, she is involved in teaching and clinical research.

Left to Right:  Jamie Taylor, Davinder Grover, Lisa Gould, Raageen Kanjee

Left to Right:  Lisa Gould, Raageen Kanjee, Jamie Taylor, Hady Saheb