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Upcoming Alumni events


October 6, 2014


To UofT DOVS Colleagues


Dear Colleagues,


Continuing on with the success of our  2013 Alumni  gatherings  at the COS last June and at the  AAO meeting last fall, we are planning to do the same for 2014. We warmly invite you to attend the  University of Toronto, Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences (DOVS) alumnus reception in conjunction with the AAO Meeting in October 2014. The UofT DOVS has the largest cohort of graduating residents and fellows in North America dating back to 1947.




Date:           Sunday, October 19, 2014, 5:30-7:00pm

Location:    Chicago Marriott Downtown, Room: TBA

                     540 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

                     Telephone: 1-800-291-9343

In conjunction with the AAO Meeting - McCormick Place, Chicago, USA



We would encourage all of our alumnus members attending the 2014 AAO Annual Meeting to take the time for a special opportunity to reunite with old friends and colleagues. 



Please join us in congratulating Dr. Charles Pavlin as the first recipient of the 2014 "U of T DOVS Alumni Life Time Achievement Award" which will be presented to him at Walter Wright Day in Toronto in December 2014. If at all possible for our catering count kindly RSVP Elizabeth den Hartag at 416-978-4321 or by email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We look forward to seeing you all in Chicago in October.


Yours sincerely,




Sherif El-Defrawy                             Allan Slomovic                                                  Harmeet Gill

DOVS Chair                                       Alumni Director                                               Alumni Associate Director