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 Develops “Five Minute Overviews” of International Myopia Institute Papers plus Clinical Guidance

Summaries Designed for Easy, Free Access by Practicing Eye Care Professionals WATERLOO, Ontario, June 18, 2019—The International Myopia Institute (IMI) has announced plans to continue disseminating results of its recent white papers, including developing short summaries, as noted in a June update to its members. Acknowledging far-reaching interest in the topic, the Centre for Ocular … Read More “CORE Develops “Five Minute Overviews” of International Myopia Institute Papers plus Clinical Guidance”

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”