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iPolitics

17 York Street

Suite 201

Ottawa, ON K1N 5S7

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A child's best chance at school success begins with good vision. Canadian health care policy should begin with it too.

Join us Tuesday, October 30, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., at iPolitics for a panel discussion on the impact of undiagnosed vision problems on learning and development.

Our panelists will share data, research and personal anecdotes along with strategies for improving outcomes.

Panel followed by an audience Q & A. Join the discussion!

iPolitics would be delighted to have you as our guest at 17 York St.

All guests are eligible for a door prize and can receive a state of the art retinal scan.

Refreshments and food will be served. Live music will be performed by Lucas Haneman.

This is a FREE event open to all. Please register as space is limited.





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5:30 - Welcome and retinal scanning

5:50 - Opening remarks

5:55 - Panel discussion featuring:

  • Dr. Lee Ford-Jones, Clinical Researcher in the Department of Paediatrics at The Hospital for Sick Children & Professor of Paediatrics at the University of Toronto.

  • Dr. Lisa Christian, Clinical Associate Professor and Interim Associate Director for Clinical Programs at the University of Waterloo, School of Optometry and Vision Science.

  • Moderator: Catherine Clark. Named one of Ottawa’s Forty Under 40 by the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce, Catherine is a nationally respected broadcaster, public speaker, emcee, writer, blogger and the President of Catherine Clark Communications Inc.

6:30 - Audience Q & A

6:40 - Wrap, social time & retinal scanning

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17 York Street

Suite 201

Ottawa, ON K1N 5S7

Canada

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