OccuLogix, Inc.
NASDAQ : RHEO
TSX : RHE

OccuLogix, Inc.

October 20, 2005 08:40 ET

OccuLogix Announces Upcoming Investment Community Events

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 20, 2005) - OccuLogix, Inc. (NASDAQ:RHEO)(TSX:RHE) -

- Reporting Q3-05 Financial Results and Hosting Conference Call on November 7, 2005

- Presenting at the CIBC World Markets 16th Annual Healthcare Conference on November 8, 2005

- Presenting at the SG Cowen 6th Annual Global Healthcare Conference on November 10, 2005

OccuLogix, Inc. (NASDAQ:RHEO)(TSX:RHE) announced today upcoming investment community events.

Q3-05 Financial Results & Conference Call

OccuLogix will release its 2005 third quarter financial results before market open on Monday, November 7, 2005.

OccuLogix is pleased to invite all interested parties to participate in a conference call during which the results will be discussed. The call will be held on November 7, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. To access the live call, dial 800-205-6183 (within the United States and Canada), or 415-908-4701 (international callers).

The call will be broadcast live and archived on the company's website at www.occulogix.com under the "webcasts" link in the Investor Relations section. In addition, the live web cast will be available at various other popular portals and financial web sites. For those wishing to listen to a recording of the call via telephone, a replay will be made available as soon as possible after the conclusion of the live call and will remain posted for a period of seven days. To listen to the recording, telephone 416-626-4100 and enter reservation # 21265809 when prompted.

CIBC World Markets 16th Annual Healthcare Conference on November 8, 2005

On Tuesday, November 8, 2005, Elias Vamvakas, OccuLogix's Chairman and CEO, will present at the CIBC World Markets 16th Annual Healthcare Conference at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City. The presentation will be webcast live and archived at on the company's website www.occulogix.com under the "webcasts" link in the Investor Relations section.

SG Cowen 6th Annual Global Healthcare Conference on November 10, 2005

On Thursday, November 10, 2005, Tom Reeves, OccuLogix's President and COO, will present at the SG Cowen 6th Annual Global Healthcare Conference at 4:55 p.m. Central European Time (10:55 a.m. Eastern Time) at the Hilton Diagonal Mar Hotel in Barcelona, Spain. The presentation will be webcast live and archived at on the company's website at www.occulogix.com under the "webcasts" link in the Investor Relations section.

About OccuLogix, Inc.

OccuLogix is a health care company that brings innovative and evidenced-based medical therapies to market. OccuLogix's common shares trade on the NASDAQ National Market under the symbol 'RHEO' and on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol 'RHE'. Visit us on the internet at www.occulogix.com (corporate) and www.rheo.com (healthcare professionals, patients and caregivers).

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release may contain forward-looking statements. These statements relate to future events and are subject to risks, uncertainties and assumptions about the company. These statements are only predictions based on our current expectations and projections about future events. You should not place undue reliance on these statements. Actual events or results may differ materially. Many factors may cause our actual results to differ materially from any forward-looking statement, including the factors detailed in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission and Canadian regulatory authorities, including our Registration Statement on Form S-1. We do not undertake to update any forward-looking statements.

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