Canadian Association of Optometry Students (CAOS)

Welcome to the NextGen OD Section of Eye Care Business Canada!
Proudly supporting the Canadian Association of Optometry Students 

We’ve created this new space with content specifically for recent Optometry grads in their first few years of practice and Canadian Optometry Students studying in Canada or USA.


EyeCareBusiness Canada Announces Sponsorship of CAOS

NextGen OD and Eye Care Business Canada announce 2023 sponsorship of the Canadian Association of Optometry Students (CAOS), seeking to identify and reward the peer influencers ODs of tomorrow.

THE Myopia Meeting Makes its Canadian Debut

THE Myopia Meeting makes its debut in Canada, in Toronto in November, attracting nearly 200 attendees. Four prominent Canadian Optometric instructors presented up to date clinical research and provided practical tips for treating onset of severe myopia in children. Attendees earned 4 hours of COPE accredited CE.

3 Key Pearls of Dry Eye Management: A NextGen OD Perspective on the Canadian Dry Eye Summit

Jenny Lee (OD-4, UWaterloo), NextGen OD contributor and CRO Vision Science Assistant Editor shares her perspectives from attending this event in Toronto, Nov.12-13.

Onboard the Leadership Bus

If you are a practice owner, you are a leader. It is important to embrace the role, learn to excel as a leader and create future leaders in your organization. What is your bus driving style and where do you sit on the leadership bus?

Life Insurance That Changes With You

Life insurance can be complicated and it doesn’t have to provide benefits only after you are gone. Roxanne Arnal provides a primer on the intricacies of Life Insurance and its benefits to you, now and in the future.

NextGenOD Dives Deep into the FYidoctors’ Future Vision Leadership Program

FYidoctors’ VP of Optometric Partnerships discusses the Future Vision Leaders program with Nyah Miranda, a first-year Optometry Student at New England College of Optometrists.

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