Date(s) - Tuesday, October 17, 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tonight’s guest speaker will be Dr. Dennis Ruskin. Dr. Ruskin will discuss how we see, how our vision relates to photography and how to take optimal care of our eyesight.
Dr. Ruskin has been an appointed advisory member to various committees within the provincial government, College of Optometrists of Ontario, Ontario Association of Optometrists, pharmaceutical corporations. He is a past president of the College of Optometrists of Ontario and currently serves as chair of the clinical practice committee of the college. As well, he has had a clinical affiliation with the Vision Institute of Canada and has served as examiner for the Canadian Examiners of Optometry. He lectures to eye care professionals in North America. Dr. Ruskin has as interest in nutrition and its impact on ocular and systemic disease. He is a founding board member of the Ocular Nutrition Society, past chair of the Ocular Nutrition Special Interest Group of the American Academy of Optometry (AAO), and a member of the Nutrient, Disease Prevention and Wellness Special Interest Group of the AAO.