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

Centre for Ocular Research & Education partners with SightGlass Vision to bring eyeglasses to local children in need

WATERLOO, Ontario, May 10, 2019 – The University of Waterloo’s Centre for Ocular Research & Education (CORE) is pleased to announce it will receive donated eyeglasses from SightGlass Vision, Inc. to help local children in need. The eyeglasses will be distributed through the School of Optometry & Vision Science’s (WOVS) Clinic. This effort is in … Read More “Centre for Ocular Research & Education partners with SightGlass Vision to bring eyeglasses to local children in need”

CORE Announces Medal Keynote, Scientific Posters and First-Ever Pub Quiz for BCLA 2019

WATERLOO, ONTARIO, May 8, 2019—The British Contact Lens Association (BCLA) 2019 Clinical Conference & Exhibition opens later this month in Manchester, England, expected to attract more than 1,000 eye care professionals from around the world. Registrants will benefit from new research, clinical insights and even a bit of trivia thanks to the Centre for Ocular … Read More “CORE Announces Medal Keynote, Scientific Posters and First-Ever Pub Quiz for BCLA 2019”