Annual CGS Meeting 2021

The Canadian Glaucoma Society (CGS) Annual Meeting will be proceeding as an in-person meeting for 2021. The CGS Meeting will be one of the first ophthalmic meetings to resume in-person and we could not be more excited. The annual meeting is a key element of the CGS Membership. Being able to network with fellow colleagues and industry and share knowledge, offers many benefits to members in continuing to provide the best practice for patients.

November 5 & 6, 2021

Hotel William Gray – Montreal, Quebec

 

Planning Committee
Rajiv Bindlish, MD

Committee Lead

Dr. Bindlish graduated from the University of Toronto Medical School in 1994. He completed his Ophthalmology Residency at Dalhousie University from 1994-1999. He was the Chief Resident from 1997-1998. Dr. Bindlish then went on to complete a Fellowship in Cornea, Glaucoma and Anterior Segment Surgery with Drs. Garry Condon and Robert Arffa from 1999 – 2000 at Allegheny Ophthalmic and Orbit Specialists, Pittsburgh, Pa. He has is fellowship designation from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (FRCSC) and is a Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology. Dr. Bindlish is currently in private practice in Oakville, ON, since 2000. He operates out of Halton Health Care, the New Oakville Trafalgar site. The practice focus includes general Ophthalmology, Cataract and Glaucoma surgery. Dr. Bindlish is appointed as a Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Division Ophthalmology, at McMaster University. He is Board member Canadian Glaucoma Research Society. Dr. Bindlish is proudly married, with 2 children.

Priya Gupta, MD

Co-Chair

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.

Lisa Gould, MD

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.