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Your Doctor of Optometry can offer a convenient one-stop destination for all things eye health related, including prevention, diagnosis, treatment, health information and eyewear products.

Eye See… Eye Learn®

Good vision is critical for children to achieve their full learning potential. Eye See… Eye Learn provides information and coverage for children having their vision checked as they enter school for the first time.

OAO Membership

Membership provides many benefits, including knowledge sharing, career support, continuing education, insurance and more.

OAO Membership

Membership provides many benefits, including knowledge sharing, career support, continuing education, insurance and more.

Below you will find a list of OAO events. OAO members who attend events are eligible for reduced rates. For more details on how to become a member, please visit our Membership page.



2016 Regional meetings

Representatives from OAO and the College of Optometrists are annual attendees at these regional meetings, answering questions and providing updates to participating ODs.


2016 EASTERN REGIONAL Optometry Golf Tournament and Conference – Sept. 9-10, 2016

Where: Peterborough

Friday Sept. 9, 2016 – Golf Tournament – Wildfire Golf and Country Club

Saturday Sept. 10, 2016 – Lecture Series – Viamede Resort

Conference Contact: Dr. Joe Hoja, by email at: drjhoja@hotmail.com 

OAO Vice-President, Dr. Jeff Guthrie, will be attending to provide updates on OAO activities.



2016 NORTH-EASTERN Optometry Conference - Sept. 15-17, 2016 

Where: Timmins

Thursday Sept. 15, 2016 – Networking and golf

Friday Sept. 16, 2016 – Lecture Series, dinner following at the Porcupine Dante Club, Italian Club

Saturday Sept. 17 – Lecture Series concludes at 12:15 pm, followed by lunch

Conference Contact: Dr. Bill Chisholm by email at eyedocs@ntl.sympatico.ca, telephone at 705-264-8338 or fax at 705-264-2972  

Conference Hotel: Days INN - Website: www.daysinn.ca/Timmins  
Address:  14 Mountjoy St. S, Timmins, ON P4N 1S4    
Phone:(705) 267-6211

OAO President, Dr. Jeff Goodhew, will be attending to provide updates on OAO activities



2016 NORTH-WESTERN Regional Meeting and Conference - Sept. 23-24, 2016

Where: Thunder Bay, Marriott Towne Place Suites

Conference Contact: Dr. Kerstin Muth by email at kmuth@nosm.ca or fax your completed form back to the office at 1-807-767-2490

Click here to register.

OAO Vice President, Dr. Jeffrey Guthrie, will be attending to provide an update on OAO activities.