CORE Biosciences

CORE’s multidisciplinary biosciences team works together to investigate fundamental research questions relating to the ocular surface and biomaterials, particularly contact lenses.

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CORE Clinical

CORE’s team of highly trained clinical scientists has the capacity to execute all stages of study development, from protocol development through recruitment, data collection and analysis, and report generation, for Phase II, III and IV

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CORE Education

CORE Education is dedicated to providing eye care professionals and their patients with information and educational tools in a variety of accessible formats.

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CORE People

CORE is made up of vision scientists, clinicians, microbiologists, administrators, educators, molecular biologists, biotechnicians, data processing specialists and biochemists.

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Research Expertise

CORE seamlessly integrates clinical observations with insights grounded in basic bioscience.

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CORE NEWS

CORE’s Mask-Associated Dry Eye (MADE) Infographics Now Available in 22 Languages from COVIDEyeFacts.org

Recent Outreach on the Issue Attracts Global Attention WATERLOO, Ontario, September 21, 2020—Efforts by the Centre for Ocular Research & Education (CORE) to educate eye care professionals and the general public about mask-associated dry eye (MADE) have attracted widespread attention during the past several weeks. In a nod to requests from around the world for … Read More “CORE’s Mask-Associated Dry Eye (MADE) Infographics Now Available in 22 Languages from COVIDEyeFacts.org”

CORE Alerts Practitioners to Mask-Associated Dry Eye (MADE)

ECPs Should Ask Patients About Symptoms, Offer Tips to Mitigate Issue WATERLOO, Ontario, August 31, 2020—Widespread use of face masks has been determined essential to combat COVID-19’s spread, yet is giving rise to a new phenomenon: increased reports of dry, uncomfortable eyes. Experts from the Centre for Ocular Research & Education (CORE) are advising eye … Read More “CORE Alerts Practitioners to Mask-Associated Dry Eye (MADE)”