Advocacy

CAOS OAO advocacy
CAOS works to improve interprofessional relationships with medical doctors and ophalmologists etc..

CAOS represent optometry students’ perspective on political issues that affect the profession and the vision health of Canadians. We promote and work closely with the provincial and national associations in lobbying and advocating to the goverment, while educating students on staying active and advocating on healthcare issues.

In addition, CAOS fosters ongoing collaboration between with stakeholders from community by outreach opportunities; and interprofessional relationships with other healthcare providers such as ophthalmologists and family doctors, professional organizations, universities and the government.

 

 


Advocacy Links

1. OAO White Paper