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Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences


If you are interested in applying for an Observership within the Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences at SickKids, please follow the requirements below. Your application will not be processed unless all of the information has been received. Observerships run for a maximum of two (2) week period only throughout the year.

Your application must be submitted online to ophthalmology.education@sickkids.ca a few months prior to your requested date of visit. Once all documentation is received and proper approval is acquired from the Department Chief, Occupational Health & Safety and Medical Affairs office, a confirmation email will be sent to the applicant.

If you have any questions, please email Nerizza Matignas, Education Administrative Coordinator at ophthalmology.education@sickkids.ca.


Please read/complete all sections thoroughly to avoid delay.

  1. Current Curriculum Vitae
  2. Digital Photo
  3. Observer Application Form
  4. Observer Credentialing Fee Form
  5. Observer Confidentiality Agreement Form
  6. Medical Observers & Visiting Scientific Staff Immunization Form
  7. Copy of your Medical Degree (officially translated if not in English)

See the SickKids Observer Process for more.