Lesya Shuba

Department Head, Professor

Phone: 902-473-3410
Fax: 902-473-2839
Mailing Address: 
Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
QEII Health Sciences Centre
2035-2 West Victoria Building
1276 South Park Street

Halifax, NS B3H 2Y9
Research Topics:
  • Pseudoexfoliation glaucoma
  • Modulation of wound healing during glaucoma filtration surgery
  • Correlation between structure and function in glaucoma


  • Glaucoma Fellowship (University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA)              
  • Ophthalmology Residency (Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada)
  • The Basic Science Course in Ophthalmology (Stanford University, USA)
  • Doctor of Medicine (Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada)
  • PhD - Physiology and Biophysics (Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada)
  • Medicine (Medical Institute, Kiev, Ukraine)


  • Associate Professor, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Dalhousie University
  • Active Staff, Capital District Health Authority
  • Consulting Staff , IWK Health Centre