Welcome To The Canadian Uveitis Society Web Site.

The Canadian Uveitis Society exists to help organize Canada’s uveitis practitioners and researchers. It seeks to educate and promote the importance of uveitis care. This website is intended to help researchers, practitioners and the general public as well.


What is Uveitis

Uveitis is swelling and irritation in the middle portion of the eye which is called the uveal tract. The uveal tract is made up of three structures: iris, ciliary body and choroid. Each of these three structures has a function. [Learn More]


Causes of Uveitis

Uveitis is a group of disorders with numerous causes. Most often, the cause is unknown. This section includes information on common causes of uveitis. [Learn More]



IOIS 2014 Meeting Valencia

The 12th International Ocular Inflammation Society Congress will be held in conjunction with 27th Spanish Uveitis Group and the 2nd Assembly of Ocular Inflammations Societies. It is organized by IOIS and hosted by the Spanish Uveitis Group in the city of Valencia from February 27 to March 1, 2014. IOIS 2014 Meeting Valencia