Association Members


Canadian Association of Optometrists (CAO)

The Canadian Association of Optometrists (CAO) is the national voice of optometry in Canada, representing 85% of doctors of optometry (ODs). Founded in 1941 and formally incorporated in 1948, the CAO works with its 10 provincial member associations within a federated framework. Read More

Nexstar Network

As a member-owned organization, Nexstar provides business networking opportunities through business training classes and leadership events. Member dues stay in the organization to build new and enhance education, training and business solutions. They minimize operating expenses and channel virtually all-remaining funds to research and development, programs, materials and member services that are supported by a professional staff. Read More

Ontario Veterinary Medical Association (OVMA)

The Ontario Veterinary Medical Association is the largest veterinary association in Canada. Thousands of vets depend on them as their collective voice in the province. Members also depend on them as their source for news, incredible discounts, world class continuing education and extensive practice management resources, work-life balance and career advice. Read More