Lectures in various Symposia, Workshop & Conferences - (National)
22-12-2001: Organised an Academic Dinner Meeting for the members of Jaipur Ophthalmological Society and other Ophthalmologists. He spoke on "Recent Advances in Retinal Surgery".
16-12-2001: Gave a Breakfast Meeting. Spoke on "Recent Advances in Macula at Dr. Manoj Bhat's Clinic at Rajkot. All Ophthalmologists from Rajkot attended. Meeting was organised at Dr. Jagdish Kankaria's Clinic at Bhavnagar.
15-12-2001: CME programme at Bhuj. He spoke on "Posterior Segment following Anterior Segment Surgery.
12.12.2001: Attended inaugural function of Mrs. Madhuramarayanan Surgical Complex and "Allegretto Wave" Excimer Laser a part of Sankara Nethralaya organised by Padmabhushan Dr. S.S. Badrinath.
09.12.2001: Participated in the Mid Term Conference of Delhi Ophthalmological Society as Discussant in the Session `Retina - Endophthalmitis' at Delhi.
08.12.2001: Participated in the Meeting of Ophthalmological Society of West Bengal. He spoke on "Recent Advances in the Treatment of Macular Diseases"
07.12.2001: Participated in the Meeting of Karnataka Ophthalmological Society held at Bangalore. He spoke on "Management of Dropped Nucleus and Dislocated IOL".
30.11.2001 to 1.12.2001: Participated in 28th Annual Conference of Kerala State Ophthalmological Society (DHRISHTI 2001). He was the Chairman of the `Ocular Trauma Session'. He spoke on "Management of Retained Intraocular Foreign Body" and "Secondary/late Procedures in Open Globe Trauma".
25.11.2001: Participated in the Clinical Meeting of Ahmedabad Ophthalmological Society held at Ahmedabad. He spoke on "Recent Advances in Investigation and Management of Macular Disorder".
23-24.11.2001: Participated in the XXI Annual Conference of Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society and conducted elections as the Hon. Secretary of MOS. He gave a talk on "Innovation of Intraocular Foreign Body Forceps.
18.11.2001: Invited Guest Speaker at Deccan Ophthalmmological Society at Miraj. He spoke on "Macular - Recent Advancement in the Management".
10-11.11.2001: Only invited Guest Speaker at the Programme organised by Divisional Ophthalmic Society at Gwalior. He spoke on "Management of ARMD", "Macula Hole" and "Posterior Dislocation of Lens or its Parts".
28.10.2001: Attended the MOS Managing Committee Meeting in his capacity as the Hon.General Secretary.
20-21.10.2001: Participated in the 15th Annual Conference of North Zone Ophth. Society held at Chandigarh. He spoke on OPTICAL COHERENCE TOMOGRAPHY [OCT].
14-10-2001: Participated in the National Multifaculty Medical Conference organised by Dadar Medical Brotherhood at Mumbai. He spoke on "Recent Advances in ARMD".
13-14.10.2001: Participated in the Ophthalmic Meeting organised by Samir Surgitech at Baroda. He spoke on "Advances in the Treatment of ARMD".
29-30.09.2001: Invited Guest Speaker at the Silver Jubilee Celebrations of A.P. State Ophthalmic Society to be held at Hyderabad. He spoke on "Vitrectomy in Post Uveitis", "Retrospective Study of Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) in Subfoveal Choroidal Neovascular Membrane : Our Experience", Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscopy and "Retrospective Study of Transpupillary Thermotherapy (TTT) For Treatment of Occult Subfoveal Choroidal Neovascularusar Membrane in Age Related Macular Degeneration : Our Experience".
21.09.2001: Invited Guest Speaker at the National Update on Ocular Trauma-2001 held on 20, 21 and 22 September 2001 at Pune. He spoke on "Management of Dislocated Lenses".
14-16.9.01: Attended the All Gujarat Annual Conference to be held at Rajkot. He presented three posters entitled "Photo Dynamic Therapy", "Transpupillary Thermotherapy and "Optical Coherence Tomography".
7-9.9.01: Invited Guest Speaker at the 49th Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Association held at Ootacamund. He gave following lectures:
Transpupillary Thermotherapy & Photodynamic Inactivation in Macular Disorders".
A Pilot Study of Feeder Vessel Treatment in Choroidal Neovascular Membrane Secondary to Age Related Macular Degeneration".
Retrospective Study of Transpupillary Thermotherapy (TTT) for Treatment of Occult Subfoveal Choroidal Neovascular Membrane in Age Related Macular Degeneration: Our Experience.
Two Step Procedures in Ocular Trauma.
Usefulness of Optical Coherence Tomography in Macular Diseases.
Retrospective Study of Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) in Subfoveal Choroidal Neovascular Membrane: Our Experience. 156. Entoptic Images in Diseases.
29-8-2001: Organised the 7th Sankara Nethralaya Alumni Scientific Meeting at Chennai in his capacity as the Honorary Secretary.
27-30.8.2001: Invited Guest Speaker at the 14 World Congress of The International Society for Laser Surgery and Medicine being organised by Sankara Nethralaya for the first time in India at Chennai.
24-25.08.01: Invited Guest Speaker at VII Retina Congress organized by L.V. Prasad at Hyderabad. He spoke on the following topics:
"Early Vitrectomy in Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy" during the Session `Diabetic Retinopathy'
PDT: Results in Indian Population during the session "Age Related Macular Degeneration".
14-15.7.2001: Invited Guest Speaker at the Symposium on `Diabetic Retinopathy' organised by Novo Nordisk Pharma India Ltd. at Goa. He spoke on "Prevention of Diabetes Retinopathy".
8-7-2001: Invited Guest Speaker at C.M.E. on Diabetes organised by Dadar Medicos Brotherhood at Mumbai. He spoke on "Diabetic Retinopathy".
1-7-2001: Invited Guest Speaker at the joint Meeting of Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society and Vidharba Ophthalmic Society under the aegis of Ocular Trauma Society held at Yavatmal. He spoke on "Trauma Registry and Classification" and "Posterior Segment Trauma".
23-24-6-2001: Invited Guest Faculty at Retina 2001, International Symposium on "Macular Diseases" and "Posterior Segment Complications of Cataract Surgery" held at Bangalore. He spoke on:
"Photo Dynamic Therapy" during the Session `Macula'.
"Expulsive Haemorrhage" during the Session `Posterior Segment Complications in Cataract Surgery'.
"Endophthalmitis Prevention" during the Session `Interesting Case Presentations'.
16-17-6-2001: Invited Guest Speaker in the Clinical Ophthalmology Update held at Hyderabad. He spoke on: 167. "Our Experience with TTT" and "Our Experience with PDT" during the Session `Age Related Macular Degeneration'. 168. 'Optical Coherence Tomography" during the Session `Vitreo Retinal Surgery'.
6-5-2001: Invited Guest Speaker at Continued Medical Education Golden Jubilee Celebrations of INHS Ashwini Hospital held at Mumbai. He spoke on "Recent Advances in ARMD".
29-4-2001: Invited Guest Faculty at CME on Current Concepts in the Management of Treatable Macular Diseases held at Chaithanya Eye Hospital & Research Institute at Mascot Hotel, Thiruvananthapuram. He spoke on the following topics:
CNV - Photo Dynamic Therapy (PDT).
Difficult Macular Angiograms.
28-4-2001: Invited Guest Speaker at The Third General Assembly of Ocular Trauma Society of India held at Gwalior.
31-3-2001 to 1-4-2001: Invited Guest Speaker at the Annual Conference of Delhi Ophthalmological Society held at Delhi. He gave following guest lectures:
"Management of ARMD: What the New Mellennium Portends" during the Symposium `Blindness Eradication for the New Millennium : Ophthalmic Technologies & Strategies'.
"Photo Dynamic Therapy for ARMD: Initial Experience" during the Symposium' Common Macular Disorders : Approach to Diagnosis & Management'.
"Surgical Management of Choroidal Melanoma" during the Instruction Course IC Retinoblastoma & Choroidal Melanoma : Common Ocular Tumours that arouse fear in the strongest hearts.
"How to tackle a Giant retinal tear with severe proliferative vitreoretinopathy (PVR) during the session `Advanced Vitreo Retinal Surgery : Technology Demonstrator'.
25-3-2001: Invited Guest Speaker at the Workshop on Fluorescein Angiography held at Nagpur. He spoke on "PDT for ARMD" during the Session `Posterior Segment Disorders'. He made Case Demonstration and gave Expert Comments during the Audience Participation programme. He also gave a Vitreo Retinal Oration on "Age Related Macular Degeneration" during the Workshop on Fluorescein Angiography organised by Vidarbha Ophthalmic Society at Nagpur on 25th March, 2001.
25-2-2001: Invited Guest Speaker at the Symposium on `Maha Phaco' held at Nagpur under the aegis of Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society. He was the Chairperson and Critic during the "Watch the Art" - Phaco : Live Surgery Demo. He was also one of the celebrities to grace the occasion. He also participated in the Managing Committee Meeting of Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society.
23-2-2001: Attended the 1st International Symposium on Ophthalmic Imaging Technique - Special Focus on Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscopy held at Hyderabad. 180. 16-18.2.01: Participated in the Annual Conference 2001 of Vitreo Retinal Society - India. He spoke on "The Essentials" during the Symposium `Dynamics in Vitreous Surgery'.
04.02.01: Participated in the Sankara Nethralaya International Uveitis Meeting held at Chennai as Guest Faculty. He spoke on "Unusual Presentation of an Eales' Disease.
28.02.01: Invited Guest Speaker at the Annual Meeting of IERG held at Hyderabad He spoke on "Invitro Assessment as a Culture Medium".
04.02.01: Participated in the Sankara Nethralaya International Uveitis Meeting held at Chennai as Guest Faculty. 184. 4-7.01.01: Participated in the 59th Annual Conference of All India Ophthalmological Society held at Calcutta.
29.11.00: Dr. S. Natarajan gave a guest lecture on "Eye Care" at the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research Centre, Mumbai.
10-12.11.00: Invited Guest Speaker at the XXIV A.P. State Ophthalmic Conference held at Visakhapatnam.
3-5.11.00: Invited Guest Speaker at the Southern Regional Ophthalmological Conference (SROC 2000) held at Bangalore. He gave guest lecture on "Dropped Nucleus and Management".
21-22.10.00: Invited Guest Speaker at the 25th Silver Jubilee MPSOS Conference held at Raipur. He made the following oral presentations
Ocular Trauma and Foreign Body Management.
Two-Step Approach to Management of Penetrating Injury.
Our Experience in Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) and Transpupillary Thermotherapy.
13-15.10.00: Invited Guest Faculty at the XXth Annual Conference of the Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society Conference held at Sangli.
7-8.10.00: Invited Guest Speaker at The 28th Annual State Ophthalmological Conference held at Vadodara, Gujarat. He spoke on "Transpupillary Thermo Therapy" and "Photo Dynamic Therapy' during the Session `Treatable Macular Disorders'.
01.10.00: Participated in the Eyecon 2000 conference held at Coimbatore. He spoke on:
"Post Segment Complications of Cataract Surgery - CME, Endophthalmitis Retinal Detachment".
"Management of Dislocated Nucleus and IOL"
24.09.00: Invited Guest Speaker at the III International Conference on Advances in Ophthalmology (Eye Advance 2000) held at Mumbai. He spoke on the following topics:
Management of ARMD with Photo Dynamic Therapy (PDT) and Transpupillary Thermo Therapy (TTT).
Ocular Cysticercosis - Newer Advances.
11-13.08.00: Participated in the 48th Annual Conference of Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Association held at Madurai. He gave a Key Note address on "Age Related Macular Degeneration (ARMD)".
02.07.00: Invited Guest Speaker at the Clinical Ophthalmology Update 2000, held at Hyderabad. He spoke on the following topics:
"Photodynamic Therapy for Classic SRNV" during the session "Medical Ophthalmology".
"Transpupillary Thermotherapy for Occult SRNV" during the session "Medical Ophthalmology".
"Macular Rotation for SRNV" during the session "Vitreoretinal Surgery".
"Ocular Cysticercosis" during the session "Vitreoretinal Surgery".
24-25.06.00: Invited Guest Speaker at the Retina 2000 Conference held at Bangalore. He spoke on the following topics: 203. "Transpupillary Thermotherapy & Photodynamic Therapy" during the session "Macula Medical".
"Macular Translocation Surgery" during the session "Macula Surgical".
"Giant Retinal Tear - Management & Surgical Results" during the session "Retinal Detachment".
29-30.04.00: Invited Guest Speaker at the Annual Conference of Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society.
1-2.04.00: Invited Guest Speaker at the Annual Conference of Delhi Ophthalmological Society, held at Delhi. He gave guest lecture on "Macular Rotation and Foveal Translocation for SRNV" during the session "Video Assisted Update - Vitreo Retinal Surgery".
25-26.03.00: Invited Guest Speaker at the Annual General Assembly on "Childhood Blindness - A Challenge in the New Millennium" organised by the National Society for the Prevention of Blindness - India, held at Delhi. He spoke on the following topics:
Posterior Segment Blindness including Retinal Diseases.
Strategies to control Childhood Blindness in India.
26-27.02.00: Invited Guest Speaker at the 4th Goa State Conference held at Goa. He gave guest lectures on the following topics:
Toxic Maculopathies including Photoretinitis.
Macular Oedema including Diabetic Maculopathy.
Recent Advances in Macular Surgery.
12-13.02.00: Participated in the Annual Conference 2000 of Vitreo Retinal Society - India held at Amritsar. He spoke on "Globe Reconstructive in Extreme Trauma" during the session "Posterior Segment Ocular Trauma".
26.12.99: Invited Guest Speaker at the Symposium held at Leelavati Auditorium, Bandra. He spoke on "Retinal Translocation in ARMD".
21.11.99: Participated in the Symposium on "Uveitis" organised by Bombay Ophthalmologists Association at Mumbai. He spoke on "Vitrectomy in Uveitis".
16.11.99: Invited Guest Speaker at the Symposium on "Recent Trends in Ophthalmology (CME)" held at Bhopal. He spoke on the following topics:
"Management of Retinal IOFB of Posterior Segment".
"Macular Hole - Recent Trends in Management".
12-14.11.99: Invited Guest Speaker at the 14th Eastern India Zonal Ophthalmological Conference and 31st All Assam Ophthalmological Conference (JORHAT '99) held at Jorhat. He gave a guest lecture on "Macular Surgery for ARMD". He also spoke on "Management of Endophthalmitis" during the session "Symposium on Medical Retina".
22-24.10.99: Invited Guest Faculty at the XVIII Karnataka State Ophthalmic Conference at Hubli. He gave lectures on the following topics during the Pre-conference Course on Ocular Trauma:
"Traumatic Maculopathies" during the session "Posterior Segment Trauma".
"Traumatic Retinal Detachment and Management" during the session "Posterior Segment Trauma".
26.09.99: Invited Guest Speaker at the XIV National Symposium on Ophthalmology - 2020's of Ahmedabad Academy of Ophthalmology.
12.09.99: Invited Guest Speaker at the IV Proximity Course : Advances in Vitreous Surgery held at New Delhi. He spoke on the following topics:
"Accurus" during the session "Equipments Experience by Actual Users (Faculty)".
"Dislocated Lens (01) with PFCL" during the session "Posterior Dislocation of Lens and IOL".
"Vitreous Surgery at the Horizon" during the session "Exciting New Applications".
26-28.08.99: Invited Guest Faculty at the World Retina Congress at Hyderabad. He spoke on "Management of Expulsive Haemorrhage".
14.08.99: Invited Guest Speaker at the conference organised by Lions NAB Eye Hospital in association with Sangli Ophthalmologists Association at Miraj. He gave guest lecture on "Trauma Terminologies and Management".
6-8.08.99: Invited Guest Speaker at the 47th Tamilnadu State Ophthalmic Conference held Coimbatore. He gave guest lecture on:
Injuries during Peribulbar and Retrobulbar Injection during the Symposium on "Ocular Trauma".
Chorodial Melanoma during the session "Capt. Subramaniam Best Video Film Award Session II".
When do you perform surgery for Macular Hole during the "Rapid Fire" Session.
How do you manage intraoperative Hard Eye due to Suprachoroidal Haemorrhage during the "Rapid Fire" Session.
26.06.99: Invited Guest speaker at the Clinical Ophthalmology Update 1999 held at Hyderabad. He was the Convenor of the session "Vitreo Retinal Surgery". He spoke on the following topics:
17-20.06.99: Invited Guest speaker at the All India Conference on Community Ophthalmology at Miraj. He was the Convenor at the Free Paper session. He spoke on:
"Preventable Retinal Blindness" during the Retina Session".
10.06.99: Invited Guest speaker at the Symposium organised by the Bombay Ophthalmologists Association at Jaslok Hospital. He spoke on "An Approach to Abnormal Fundus".
3-6.06.99: Invited Guest speaker at the Bombay Ophthalmologists Association meeting held at Mumbai.
He gave the Dr. C.N. Shroff Oration on "New Advances in Management of Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy".
Building a Practice through internal marketing" during the session "Practice Management".
"Paediatric Retinal Detachment - Presentation and Outcome" during the session "Paediatric Ophthalmology".
"Four port Assistant Assisted Vitrectomy" during the session "Diabetic + Ophthalmic Lasers".
"Eales' Disease - An Analysis" during the session "FP-II".
02.05.99: Invited Guest speaker at the Glaucoma Update conference organised under the aegis of M.O.S., S.D.O.A. and I.M.A. at Pandharpur. He spoke on the following topics:
"Recent Advances in Ophthalmology (Post Segment)".
3-4.04.99: Invited Guest speaker at the Annual Conference of Delhi Ophthalmological Society held at New Delhi. He spoke on the following topics:
"Macular Rotation and Foveal Transplantation" during the session "Vitreo Retinal II - Spot Light".
"Vitreous Haemorrhage with Posterior Vitreous Detachment" during the video assisted training session - Vitreous Surgery.
"Retinal Incarceration during Vitreo Retinal surgery" during the session "How I would manage".
19-21.02.99: Invited Guest speaker at the 1999 Congress of Vitreo Retinal Society at Ahmedabad. He spoke on "Macular Rotation and Foveal Relocation in ARMD".
24.01.99: Invited Guest speaker at the Retina 2000 conference organised by the Sangli District Ophthalmic Association at Sangli. He spoke on:
"Surgical Management and Diabetic Retinopathy".
"Recent Advances in Macular Surgery and ARMD".
17.01.99: Invited Guest Speaker at the conference organised by Borivli Medical Brotherhood, Kandivli Medical Association and Dahisar Medical Association at Mumbai. He spoke on:
"Update in Retinal Detachment".
At Symposium on ARMD & SRNVM conducted by Dr. Atul Kumar, he spoke on:
"Surgical Management of CNVM"
03.11.98: Invited Guest Speaker at the Retina Congress 1998 held at Bangalore. He spoke on the following topics:
Evaluation of a case Posterior Segment Trauma.
Macular Rotation and Foveal Translocation.
Wide Angle Viewing System of Posterior Fundus.
24.10.98: Visited Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute as a visiting Lecturer during the CME programme. He gave lectures and showed slides & videos to the Postgraduates throughout the day on the following topics:
What is Retinopathy.
Various cases of Retinopathy.
Modern concept in Management of Diabetic Retinopathy and its Prevention of Loss of Vision.
How to recognise Central Retinal Artery, Br. Artery Occlusion treatment and evaluation.
Retinopathy of prematurity and its modern management.
i class="icon-caret-right">7-10.01.99: Invited guest speaker at the 57th All India Ophthalmological conference held at Cochin.
9-10.10.98: Invited guest speaker at the XXXIV U.P. State Ophthalmic Conference at Varanasi. He spoke on the following topics:
"Management of posterior dislocation of IOLs and nucleus fragment", during the pre-conference workshop on Phacoemulsificatiion.
"Recent advances in Wide Angle Observation System".
27.09.98: Invited guest speaker at the 5th Ophthalmological Congress of SAARC countries, held at Ahmedabad. He spoke on the following topics:
"Legal Ethical Marketing", during the session Community Ophthalmology.
"Vitrectomy - current indications, results and care", during the session Endophthalmitis.
23.09.98: Invited guest faculty at the CME programme organised by Medical Section, MRBC, ONGC Ltd., Mumbai. He delivered a lecture on "Newer Trends in Opthalmology".
20.09.98: Invited guest speaker at the II International Conference of Advances in Ophthalmology - Eye Advance 98, held at Mumbai. During the session "Retina III" he spoke on "Foveal Reallocation - A new technique to manage complications of ARMD Technology of Vitreous Surgery".
5-6.09.98: Invited guest speaker at the CME meeting during the 20th Anniversary celebrations of Sankara Netralaya, held at Chennai. He spoke on "Vitreous Culture Medium - An Invitro Study".
7-9.08.98: Invited guest speaker at the Southern Regional Ophthalmic Conference and 46th Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Association Conference held at Chennai. Programme Co-ordinator (Convenor) during the session "Basic to Advanced Vitreo Retinal Surgery". He spoke on:
Wide Angle Observation System.
Guest lecture on "Preparation of Surgeon and Patient" during the session "Asepsis inO.T."
23.01.98: Participated in the All India Ophthalmological Society Meeting at Guwahati and delivered a lecture on "Problem on Rebleeds after PPV and other complications of PPV" during the Session "Diagnosis and Management of Vitreous Haemorrhage".
5-7.09.97: Invited Guest Speaker at the Global Meet on Vitreo Retinal Surgery organised by Sankara Nethralaya at Madras and spoke on "Use of curved vitreous instruments for advanced vitreous surgery" during the session "Instrumentation".
30-31.08.97: Invited Guest Speaker at the Fourth Retina Congress organised by L.V. Prasad Eye Institute at Hyderabad and spoke on:
Management of retained IOFB
Combined retinal detachment in PDR.
10.08.97: Invited Guest of Honour at the Golden Jubilee Celebration of Armed Forces Medical College at Pune and gave Guest Lecture titled "Recent advances in vitreoretinal surgery".
1-3.08.97: Invited Guest Speaker at the 45th Annual Conference of the Tamilnadu Ophthalmic Association at Erode and gave lecture on "Peripheral retinal degeneration".
12-13.07.97: Attended the Workshop on Retinal Detachment & Basics of Vitreous Surgery organised by Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai as Guest Speaker and gave lectures on:
Peripheral retinal degenerations.
Recurrent RD-causes and management.
Surgical principles and techniques of vitrectomy.
Management of IOFB & trauma.
Endophthalmitis - surgical management.
21-22.06.97: Attended a Workshop on Retinal Detachment Management - Basics and Advanced & Indirect Ophthalmoscopy at Ahmedabad as a Guest Speaker and delivered lectures on:
"Buckling-basic principles, different methods and materials, preferred method".
08.06.97: Attended Symposium at Rajkot as Guest Speaker and delivered lecture on:
"Recent trends in vitreous surgery".
01.06.97: During Techno-Ophthalmologica '97 meeting held at Mumbai, organised by Bombay Ophthalmologists Association, delivered a key note address on: 285. "Newer viewing techniques".
26-27.04.97: Attended the Workshop on Ocular Trauma organised by Eye Research Centre at Ahmedabad as Guest Speaker and delivered lectures on:
Retained IOFB - approach to management.
Endophthalmitis following trauma.
Iatrogenic trauma during cataract surgery.
Electrophysiology - role in trauma & sports trauma.
16.03.97: Attended a Symposium on Macular surgery and Diabetic Retinopathy organised by Jaslok Hospital & Research Centre in collaboration with Bombay Ophthalmologists Association as a Guest Speaker and spoke on:
"Experience in macular surgery".
27.02.97: Attended the Science week celebrations at Nehru Science Centre and delivered a lecture on Eye Care.
22.02.97: During the Session Retina-Vitreous IV delivered a key note address on:
"Advances in management of proliferative vitreoretinopathy".
21.02.97: Delivered lecture on "Use of new curved vitreous cutter with binocular indirect ophthalmo microscope in managing phakic retinal detachment with proliferative vitreo retinopathy".
12.01.97: Attended the Silver Jubilee Oration of the Asansol Ophthalmological Society at Asansol as Guest Speaker and spoke on: 294. "Modern trends in vitreous surgery".
29.11.96-01.12.96: Attended the XIth Eastern India Zonal Ophthalmological Conference and XXVIIIth Annual Conference of the Opthalmological Society of West Bengal held at Calcutta as Guest Speaker and spoke on:
RETRIEVING DISLOCATED LENS AFTER CATARACT SURGERY" during the Symposium on Lens.
"VITRECTOMY IN DIABETIC RETINOPATHY" during the Symposium Diabetes and the Eye.
28-29.09.96: Attended the National Symposium Vitreo Retinal Update 1996 organised by the Vitreo Retinal Society of India at Nagpur as a Guest Speaker and gave lectures on the following:
"ESTABLISHING A VITREO-RETINAL UNIT" (Infrastructure, nursing staff, Instrumentation cost, quality control and sterilisation).
"Fluid gas exchange versus PFCL".
"SURGICAL MANAGEMENT" (techniques, complications and special situation).
21-22nd September, 1996: Attended the First International Conference on Advances in Ophthalmology - Retinal Update '96 organised by Indian Academy of Ophthalmology as a Guest Speaker and spoke on " MANAGEMENT OF OCULAR CYSTICERCOSIS".
24-25.08.96: Attended the Third Retina Congress organised by L.V. Prasad Eye Institute at Hyderabad as a Guest Speaker and spoke on:
"TRAUMATIC VITREOUS BASE AVULSION : DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT".
"VITRECTOMY IN DIABETIC RETINOPATHY".
2-6.02.96: Participated in the 54th All India Opthalmological Society meeting as a guest and teaching faculty. During the session Complex Situations in Retinal Detachment Surgery he delivered the following lectures:
Vitreous Haemorrhage with retinal detachment.
Cataract with Retinal Detachment. 305. Pseudophakia, Recent Cataract Surgery.
04-02-96: Delivered the following lectures:
"Traumatic Endophthalmitis An Evaluation" and "Dislocated Nucleus - Help".
"Sports Ocular Trauma - Cricket".
At the session Thematic Films he delivered the following lectures:
Management of Coloboma Choroid with Retinal Detachment.
Management of Intraocular Cysticercosis.
Management of Traumatic Retinal Detachment with Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy.
03-02-96: Attended the III Symposium on Vitreo Retinal Surgery and delivered lectures on the following topics:
"Silicon Oil Liquid and Perfluorocarbons".
"Unusual Indications - Worms & Parasites".
02-02-96: Attended the Scientific Committee Meeting organised by All India Ophthalmological Society. He delivered lectures on: 313. "Proximity Course on Vitreo Retinal Surgery - Surgery for Proliferative Vitreo - Retinopathy".
01-02-96: Attended the Vitreo Retinal Society Meeting held at Chandigarh as a Guest Faculty and during the session on Recent Trends in Vitreous Surgery, delivered a lecture on:
During the Free Paper Session, he also delivered a lecture on:
"Course of Endoscopy in Ophthalmology".
28-29.01.96: Invited as a teaching faculty by Amritsar Academy of Ophthalmology at the Retina Symposium held at Amritsar. He was also a Moderator for the discussion. He spoke on:
"Wide Angle Observation Systems in Vitrectomy".
21.01.96: Conducted Workshop on Endoscope in Ophthalmology and Wide Angle Observation System in Vitreous Surgery, which was organised at Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital, Bombay. This Workshop included lectures and an operative session involving interaction of the delegates with the operating surgeon during surgery. This live demonstration was perhaps the first of its kind in Asia.
14.01.96: Invited at Indore as a Guest faculty at the one day Seminar on `Diabetes and Eye' organised by Dr. Kishan Eye Care and Laser Surgery Centre, Indore and gave lectures on:
"Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Presentation Prognosis and Management".
"Management of complications of Diabetic Retinopathy"
13.01.96: Invited at Ujjain by Indian Medical Association as Guest Faculty. He delivered lectures to the members of I.M.A.
25-26.11.95: Attended the 1995 Annual Conference of Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society at Aurangabad. He spoke on:
"VITREOUS SURGERY - PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE".
20.11.95: Attended Scientific Session between 3.00 to 7.00 p.m. organised by Karnataka Ophthalmological Society, Mysore. He spoke on the following topics:
Management of Intraocular Parasites.
7-8.10.95: Attended the Mid Term Conference of Vitreo Retinal Society of India at Madurai as a Guest Faculty and spoke on:
16.07.95: At the One Day Symposium on Operation Theatre Techniques organised by Netra Jyothi Eye Hospital and Research Foundation (jointly with Karnataka Ophthalmological Society) on the occasion of their 11th Anniversary, delivered guest lectures on:
"SURGICAL PREPARATION AND ASSISTING" and "OT IN VITREORETINAL SURGERY".
08.04.95: Guest Speaker at the Annual Conference of Delhi Ophthalmological Society - Ophthalmology Update. The topic was:
"Management of dislocated IOL Surgery"
30.01.95 to 05.02.95: Participated in symposia/conferences during 53rd Annual conference of the AIOS.
19.03.95: Guest Speaker at the one day Intensive workshop on Treatable Macular Disorders at Delhi organised by MMR Research & Eye Care Foundation, Delhi. Spoke on:
"Age related macular degeneration - surgical approaches to management"
01.02.92: Vitreo Retinal Society - India, New Delhi: 381. "Current Status of Vitreo-retinal Surgery in India"
31.01.92 to 01.02.92: IInd International Congress of Intraocular Implant Society - India, New Delhi:
"The Posterior Segment in intraocular lens surgery; trans intraocular lens surgery: retinal detachment management - vitrectomy and pseudophakia"
29-30.01.92: Fourth Global Intraocular Lens Implant & Refractive Keratoplasty Workshop, at Hyderabad:
"Current Trends in Post-operative Management of Endophthalmitis" November 1991: Ramachandra Medical College Madras:
"Management of Diabetic Retinopathy"
25-27.10.91: 7th Eastern India Zonal Ophthalmological Conference & silver jubilee conference & silver jubilee celebration of All Assam Ophthalmological Society, Guwahati:
"PVR - Recent Trends in Endophthalmitis"
19-20.10.91: 19th Gujarat State Ophthalmological Conference:
"Posterior Segment Update on Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy"
6-8.09.91: Pan Ophthalmologica, presented by Steve Charles, Alumni Club & Federation of Ophthalmic Research & Education Centres, Madras:
29.09.91: During Ophthalmic Symposium organised by Bandra Khar Medical Association, Bombay:
"Recent advances in Vitreous Surgery"
21.04.91: Indian Medical Association, Poona Branch:
"Recent advances in retinal surgeries and lasers, update in ophthalmology"
30.03.91: Madhya Pradesh Council of Science and Technology- Bhopal, Indore:
"Vitrectomy complications and management, seminar on Diabetic Retinopathy and Vitreous Haemorrhage"
02.03.91: Poona Ophthalmological Society Meeting, Poona:
"Diabetic Retinopathy - Vitrectomy, When, Why and How?
11.01.91: Symposium on Recent Advances in Ophthalmology, Hyderabad:
"Silicone Oil in Management of PVR, present and future"
"Current management of Giant Retinal Breaks"
12.01.91: International update in ophthalmology, Bombay:
"Role of Posterior Segment Surgeon in relation to anterior segment surgery"
"YAG laser in vitreous surgery"
"Vitrectomy for penetrating injuries of the cornea, update on vitrectomy for cataract surgeon"
"Vitreous Surgery in 2000" 398. "Image inverting device, indirect ophthalmoscopy - key to retinal evaluation"
09.12.90: 5th latest camp & seminar, organised by Dr. Shah Eye Microsurgery Clinic, Calcutta:
"Eye microsurgery" (intraocular lens implant)"
16.12.90: Symposium on clinical lasers in ophthalmology, the concepts, experience and future, Bombay Ophthalmologists Association held at Jaslok Hospital Auditorium:
09.12.90: Workshop on retinal detachment, Eye Care and Research Centre, Calcutta:
"Giant tear with detachment"
"Redetachment operation" "Tamponade (intra and extra ocular), final examination & wound closure"
25.11.90: Symposium on laser in ophthalmology, organised by Eye Infirmary & Laser Centre, Educational & Research Institute, Nagpur:
"Vitreous surgery in proliferative diabetic retinopathy and use of endolaser"
14.10.90: Dhanvantri Foundation, Symposium on Blindness - A challenge:
"Fighting against blindness due to vitreoretinal diseases"
27.10.90: Goa Ophthalmic Association, Goa:
"Recent advances of vitreoretinal surgery"
13.10.90: 20th Annual conference of Maharashtra Ophthalmologists Society, Kolhapur:
"Posterior Uveitis during symposium on Uveitis" September 1990: Symposium on ocular emergencies, II mid year meeting, Goa:
"Retinal Foreign Body, Evaluation and Management of vehicle based injuries, blunt and perforating".
"Vitrectomy in Endophthalmitis, symposium on ocular emergencies"
18.09.90: M.G.M. Hospital:
"Vitrectomy for various vitreoretinal diseases"
14.07.90: One day workshop on vitreous surgery, Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital:
10.06.90: All India Railway Ophthalmic conference:
06.05.90: Borivili Medical Brotherhood, Bombay:
"Diabetic Retinopathy" May 1990: V.M. Medical College, Sholapur:
"Vitreoretinal Surgery" January 1990: Endolaser photocoagulation at laser symposium, 48th AIOS Conference Ahmedabad, January 1990.
16.12.89: Symposium on Diabetes, B.Y.L. Nair Hospital: 416. "Recent advances in management of Diabetic Retinopathy"
17.12.89: Multidisciplinary symposium on application of microsurgery organised by Micro surgery Group and General Practioners Association, Greater Bombay:
01.12.89: Madras Medical College:
"Recent Advances, retinal detachment surgery course"
03.12.89: Malad Medical Association, scientific meeting:
"Recent advances in Ophthalmology"
01.10.89: Retinal detachment surgery course, Madras Medical College:
"Subretinal Fluid Drainage"
30.09.89: Hands on course on indirect ophthalmoscopy, Madras Medical College, talk on:
"Normal and Abnormal Fundus Periphery"
August 1989: I mid year mini A.I.O.S. conference, held at Srinagar:
"Pseudophakic retinal detachment"
25.06.89: For Mahim & Dharavi General Practitioners Association:
"Information for General Practioners to guide patients with Vitreoretinal Problems"
18.06.89: Gave a talk to members of Indian Medical Association, Bombay:
"Vitreoretinal Diseases in General"
11.06.89: Poona Ophthalmological Society:
"Management of Glaucoma through parsplana"
16.02.89: General Practioners' Conference, Bombay Hospital:
"Latest in Vitreoretinal Surgery"
January 1989: Gave T.V. and A.I.R. programmes in Madras
21-22.10.88: 13th annual meeting of Vidharbha Ophthalmic Society, Nagpur:
"Posterior Segment Trauma"
April 1988: A course conducted by Medical Research Foundation, Madras:
"Endophthalmitis - current concepts in ophthalmology"
"Giant Retinal Breaks - current concepts in ophthalmology"
December 1987: II Annual course on Vitreous Surgery (Advanced), Medical Research Foundation, Madras:
"Management of Giant Tear"
March 1987: III Refresher course in ophthalmology for postgraduates, Minto Ophthalmic Hospital, Bangalore:
"Vitrectomy in the Management of Retinal Detachment"
January 1987: Annual meeting of the Research Society for Diabetes in India, Madurai:
"Vitrectomy in Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy"
December : I Annual course on Vitreous Surgery, Medical Research Foundation, Madras:
"Surgery for Giant Tear"
"Anterior Segment Evaluation"
September 1986: I Annual course on Retinal Detachment, Medical Research Foundation, Madras:
"Localisation of Retinal Breaks"
"Drainage of Subretinal Fluid and Intraocular Injection"