Canadian Glaucoma Society Meeting

January 18 & 19, 2019

 

The Canadian Glaucoma Society is proud to present the 5th Annual Canadian Glaucoma Society Meeting to be held in Paradise Valley, Arizona, January 18 & 19, 2019.  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

Lisa Gould, MD

Committee Lead

After graduating from medicine at the University of Manitoba, Dr. Gould completed her residency in Ophthalmology at the University of Toronto followed by a fellowship in Glaucoma under the direction of Dr. G. Trope. She has a busy surgical and medical glaucoma practice in Winnipeg, and is an Associate Professor at the university where she teaches and is involved in clinical research. She is proud to be a member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Glaucoma Research Society of Canada . 

Jing Wang, MD

Dr Wang studied medicine at McGill University and continued training in ophthalmology at University of Sherbrooke. She completed two years of fellowship in adult and peadiatric glaucoma at Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, United Kingdom in 2016. 

Since 2016, she has been working at Centre Universitaire d’Ophtalmologie, CHU-Quebec as attending surgeon and glaucoma specialist. She is also a clinical lecturer at Laval University. 

Her area of interest are surgical management of glaucoma, secondary glaucoma and minimally invasive glaucoma surgery. 

Toby Chan, MD

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.