Senator Percy Downe was recognized for his decade-long support of initiatives to support eye health and vision care for Canadians .
CAO President Dr. Mike Dennis presents Vision Champion Award to Linda Lemon
Vision Champion Award - Linda Lemon
Ms. Lemon was recognized for her work as a Vision Specialist Teacher with the Waterloo Region District School Board, where she developed a unique program in partnership the School Board and the School of Optometry to provide a comprehensive vision... Read More
President's Award - Dr. Lillian Linton
Dr. Linton graduated in 1984 and was active on the New Brunswick Association of Optometrists Council for twelve years, serving as Secretary Treasurer, Vice President and President. While President, she was relentless in pushing for the passage of... Read More
Honorary Membership - Dr. Gordon Keith and Dr. Avrum Richler
Dr. Gordon was recognized for his more than 40 years of work on behalf of the blind and partially-blind at the CNIB. Dr. Gordon’s commitment to utilize research to ensure ongoing, evidence-based vision rehabilitation services and the maintenance of... Read More