Statement in Senate Recognizing Vision Health Month

Monday, June 1, 2015

On Wednesday May 28, 2015 Senator Wilfred P. Moore (NS) rose in the Senate to extend his congratulations to former Senator Asha Seth and the Canadian National Institute for the Blind for their work in bringing the importance of vision health to public attention. He went on to speak to the activities of the Canadian Association of Optometrists and our work in recognizing individuals and organizations who champion the cause of healthy eyesight. To read the Senator's full statement, please visit here

Earlier in the month, Senator Moore attended the CAO Parliamentary Breakfast Reception launching Vision Health Month. He is pictured below with CAO Council Member, Dr. Henry Smit.

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