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Glaucoma Surgeries: An Overview, Different Types, and When It’s Time was held on March 8th, 2022 to mark World Glaucoma Week (Mar 6-12). Dr. Matt Schlenker, MD, FRCSC, MSc delivered a presentation on glaucoma surgeries and was later joined by GRSC’s Dr. Rajiv Bindlish to answer attendee questions live. You can see it all by clicking here. (Warning, some images in the presentation may be disturbing to some, viewer discretion is advised.)

Visual Fields and OCTs: What are they and how do them? was held on June 3rd, 2021. Following a lecture on Visual Field and Optical Coherence Topography tests that included practical tips for taking and administering the tests, Dr. Catherine Birt answered attendee questions live. You can see the full event by clicking here!


The Importance of Eye Drops: Tips, Tricks, and Instructional Lecture presented by GRSC’s Dr. Rajiv Bindlish. For the Lecture portion of the webinar presented by GRSC on March 9th, 2021 in celebration of World Glaucoma Week, please click here. We hope you find it enjoyable and informative!


ALBERT WAXER LECTURE – Presented annually at our Supporters’ Meeting

The 12th annual Albert Waxer lecture was delivered by Dr. Monali Malvankar at GRSC’s Annual Supporters’ Meeting on October 12th, 2022. The Impact of Breathing Exercises and the Art of Meditation on Quality of Life in Patients with Glaucoma was followed by a live Q& A session with Dr. Malvankar and some of Canada’s leading glaucoma experts. Click here for the recorded event.


Dr. Enitan Sogbesan delivered the 11th Annual Albert Waxer Lecture titled, Creating a Virtual Reality App for Patient Education, Treatment Adherence & Quality of Life at GRSC’s Annual Supporters’ Meeting on October 6th, 2021. He was later joined by Dr. Rajiv Bindlish, Dr. Catherine Birt, and Dr. Cindy Hutnik for a live Q&A session with attendees. Click here to see a recording of the event.


Dr. Cindy Hutnik and her research team Dr. Vinay Kansal, Dr. James Armstrong and Jacqueline Slomovic, presented the 10th Annual Albert Waxer Lecture at GRSC’s Annual Supporters’ Meeting in October 2020. Click here to learn more about recent Canadian glaucoma statistics, how glaucoma affects people, why further research is so important, along with the initial findings from Dr. Hutnik’s project Effect of Neuroprotective Drugs in Glaucoma – a 2020 GRSC grant recipient.
(Click here to see other highlights from GRSC’s 2020 Annual Supporters’ Meeting.)


Glaucoma Educational Video Link (half way down page) shared courtesy of Oakville Eye Associates