09.08.2019 Tamilnadu Ophthalmic Association (TNOA) – Eye con 2019, Salem1.Speaker – “Principles and goals of surgery in ocular trauma”, Symposium - Laying a strong foundation – Let’s hear it from the masters 2.Guest Lecture – “I have accomplished, session – Infinite Possibilities 3.Lecture – 200 years of Ophthalmology, session – Centuries in Ophthalmology
10-11.08.2019 BOA Focus- 2019, Mumbai 1 Lecture- Management of IOFB , Session – Medical Retina 2.Match Referee – Ophthalmic Premier League 3.Co Chairman – Medical Retina 4.Speaker - Screening to Surgery for DR- AIOS STOP BLINDNES Jyot se Jyot JALAO, session – Medical Retina
06.08.2019 1.Adressing the students of Grant Medical College, Mumbai and spoke on “How to Excel as a Doctor”.
20.07.2019 IMA – AIOS PDB Project,Bhubaneshwar 1.Guest of Honour as AIOS Presdient 2.Lecture – AIOS Presidential address,Jyot se Jyot Jalao-STOP Blindness -AIOS Initiative
20-21.07.2019 Bhubaneshwar Ophthalmic Surgeons society and OSOS, Bhubaneshwar, Orisaa1.Lecture - Ocular Trauma - Need of Passionate approach 2.Lecture - IOFB and Pellet Ocular Trauma - An update. 3.Lecture - Never Give up - No PL eyes in ocular Trauma
15.07.20191.Addressing to the the Students of Vivekananda Education of Society Education of Techology, (VESIT) and spoke on “Interdisciplinary approach for early diagnosis and Management”
12.07.2019 5th Telangana Ophthalmological Society (TOS), Karimnagar, Hyderabad 1.Guest of Honour – as AIOS President, for the ceremonial installation of Telangana Chapter of ACOIN . 2.Lecture - Recent advances in Vitreo Retinal surgery 3.Lecture - Recent updates in Posterior segment ocular trauma management 4. Lecture – AIOS Presidential Talk: Excellence in Ophthalmology through Perseverance.
06-07.07.2019 IIRSI- 2019 Intraocular Implant of Refractive Society, Chennai 1.Co – convenor – session , Magical world of retina and miscellaneous 2.Chairman – Advancements in Ophthalmology 3.Speaker – S.T.O. P. Blindness during the session Magical world of retina and miscellaneous 4.Speaker – Gene Therapy in Ophthalmology during the seesion Changing aspects in Ophthalmology 5. Convenor – session, Target Emmetropia 6.Co Convernor – session, Empowering through innovations 7.Speaker – Salvaging the unsalvageable traumatized eyes during the session Target Emmetropia 8.Speaker – Mentor – Mentee on Trial (Sequence 5) during the session Court Martial in Ophthalmology
14.04.2019 CME “Beyond Vision 2020” 1. Lecture – Ocular Trauma, New Update for the session, “Annual OSN Oration” 2.upreme Judge – for the session Court Martial.
14.04.2019 CME “Beyond Vision 2020” 1. Lecture – Ocular Trauma, New Update for the session, “Annual OSN Oration” 2.upreme Judge – for the session Court Martial.
13.03.2019 70th Annual conference of Delhi Ophthalmological Society –DOSCON 2019, New Delhi 1.Keynote Address - "AIOS Outline of Plan on Prevention of Diabetic Retinopathy " during ACOIN session 2.Lecture – Jyot se Jyot Jalao for the session, Community Ophthalmology.
31.03.2019 Cataract & Glaucoma Sympossium, New Delhi1.Keynote Address – Jyot Se Jyot Jalao
14-16.02.2019 All India Ophthalmological Society, AIOC – 2019, Indore :1.Chairperson – International Eye Research and Global Eye Health. 2.Chairperson – APOTS Ophthalmology Trauma session and delivered a talk. 3.Chairperson – Eye care and Environmental Impact 4.hairperson – President’s Guest Lecture 5.Chairperson – UK Retina Symposium 6.Lecture – Benefits of taking ICO Exams during the session,”ICO Symposium”. 7.Co Chairperson – Honouring Internations Heroes 8.Delivered a conclusion remark during the SAARC Academy of Ophthalmology 9.Co Chairperson – Indo US Vision Research 10.Lecture – Manage with primary Vitrectomy & relaxing retinotomy during the session “Debates & controversies -surgical retina” 11.Chairperson - Debate & Controversies -Ocular Trauma 12.Chairperson – LDP, 2018-19 13. Convenor – Global Eye genetic consortium 14.Lecture – Posterior Segment Ophthalmic Practice, during the session, “Practice Management” 15. Chairperson – Artificical Interlligence and delivered a talk 16. Lecture – Importance of MSICS in nucleus drop during the session “ Magic of SICS 2” 17.Chairperson – 200 years of ophthalmology with doyens of Ophthalmologists 18.Chairperson – LDP 2019-20 and delivered a talk on 200 years of Ophthalmology
04.02.2019 SIES College, Sion :1.Lecture – Value Lab’s Town Hall Talk – Perseverance
09.12.2018 6th Margazhi Ophtha Fest -2018:1. Lecture – Maharaja Operating Chair and IOFB Surgery
08.12.2018 Annual Conference of JHOS, Ranchi:1.Delivered an Extra Mural Oration talk on Prof. B.P.Kashyap Oration Award from JHOS
07.12.2018 Annual Conference of KOS, Mangalore1.Lecture – STOP blindness and Diabetic Retinopathy Screening
25.11.2018 IMA Diabetes Conclave–2018, Thane:1.Keynote Speaker – Diabetic Retinopathy
24.11.2018 HOS Annual Meeting -2018 hosted by Gurugram Ophthalmological Society, Gurgaon:1.Chairperson – Free Paper Session 2 2.Co-Chairperson – Session; Surgical Challenges: Mixed Bag and also gave a Oration talk on One Vision, One India & One AIOS 3.Panelist – Challenging Cases by Experts
23.11.2018 Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India (RSSDI)- 2018, Ahmedabad, Gujarat:1.Lecture – Artificial Intelligence and Diabetic Retinopathy Diagnosis
29.11.2018 RISHI – VRSI, Jaipur. :-
02.10.2018 :1.Chairperson – Session, What’s on Horizon? 2.Panellists – Session, Masterclass of vitreoretinal surgery.
07.10.2018 MP State Society Conference, Indore.:1.Lecture – New Trends in Vitreous Surgery in Diabetic Tractional RD
06.10.2018 Gujarat State Society Conference, Ahmedabad, Gujarat.:1.Lecture – New Trends in Vitreous Surgery in Diabetic Tractional RD 2.Keynote Address – 200 Glorious years of Modern Ophthalmology in India.
24-26.08.2018 XXVIth BOA Annual Conference, Mumbai:1.Lecture - Expulsive Choroidal Haemorrhage – Conquer the Demon, during the session “ Retina 1”. 2.Lecture - Nationwide Diabetic Retinopathy Screening – STOP Blindness during the session “Retina 3”
28-29.08.2018 66th Leadership Masterclass 2018 – Rising to the Peak of Success, Addis Ababa:1. Panelist – Business Development Symposium 2.Lecture – Developing a Political Advocacy plan in India. 3.Keynote Address – Sailing in Uncharted Waters during the session, “The All India Leadership Development Program”
10-12.08.2018 66th TNOA Annual Conference, Puducherry:1. Chairperson – for the session “200 Years of Ophthalmology” and also delivered a talk on AIOS Celebrations of 200 Glorious years of Modern Ophthalmology in India “. 2. Panelist – for the session “Retina Round UP” and gave a talk on Failed Macular Surgery. 3.Chairperson – for the session “Endopthalmitis”
05.08.2018 CME by Nashik Ophthalmic Association – NOA, Nashik:1.Lecture - Diabetic Retinopathy 2.Lecture – Current updates on surgical management of Diabetic Retinopathy.
16.07.2018 International CME on Newer Advances in Ophthalmology, Chennai:1. Ophthalmic Genetics for General Ophthalmologists-is there any treatment for Inherited Retinal Degenerations.
1-3.6.2018 :1. Eye Advance 2018 Mumbai -Chairman for session ‘Phacoemulsification in complex scenarios: How to cross the barriers’ -Chairman for session on ‘Ocular Trauma Society of India’ -Talk on IOFB management 2.Co Chairperson – AIOS Joint Symposium – Phacoemulsification in complex scenarios: How to cross the barriers.
28-29.4.2018 :The Pune Eyecon – 2018, Pune – Overcoming Obstacles in Ophthalmology” Talk on -“Management of No PL eyes in extreme ocular trauma”
21-22.4.2018 :Arranged Leadership Development Programme at Wellingkar Institute, Mumbai. Talk on – How I Built Successful Career
6-8.4.2018:Delhi Ophthalmogical Society conference – DOSCON 2018 -Welcome Address -“Management of expulsive hemorrhage” during session on Phaco Complications -“Traumatic Endophthalmitis a true emergency” during Ocular Trauma Society session - Chairman of Session for Ocular Trauma Society of India (OTSI) & Asia Pacific Ocular Trauma Society (APOTS). -Welcome address and lecture on “Traumatic Endophthalmitis a true emergency”
8-18.11.03.18 :CHITRAKOOT CONCLAVE 2018 Talk on ‘27G The Way Forward’ Talk on ‘Unusual IOFB’ Chaired session on ‘RD with Myopic Maculopathy’ Talk on Surgical Management of Coats Disease
17-18.03.18:6thAdvancedVitreo Retinal Techniques and Technology Host :Retina Foundation Participated as National Expert Faculty Talk on ‘27G The Way Forward’ Talk on ‘Traumatic Endophthalmitis’ Moderator – At Retina Foundation Theatres
9-11.3.2018:Guest Faculty at Sadguru Conclave – Retina Update 2018, Chitrakoot - Panel – video session - Key Note – 27G the way forward -Talk on- Unusual IOFB -Talk on - RD with Myopic Maculopathy -Talk on : Surgical management of Coat’s Disease
22-25.2.2018 :AIOC-2018 – 76th Annual Conference of All India Ophthalmological Society at Coimbatore -Co-chairman for trauma session -Co-author for talk on The claw: ‘A Novel Intraocular Foreign Body Removal Forceps’ -Co-author for talk on ‘Vitamin A deficiency among Slum children of Mumbai Suburb’ - Chairman for session on ‘Sub Speciality Capsules - Ocular Trauma Society of India ( OTSI )’ -Chairperson for session on ‘Egyptian Ophthalmological Society ( EOS )’ -Chairperson for session on ‘APOTS/OTSI - Ophthalmic Trauma – Concepts & Management’ -Convenor for ‘President’s Guest Lectures’ -Chief instructor for ‘Ophthalmic Genetics: How Should A Clinician Interpret A Genetic Result To Help The Patient’ -Chairperson for session on ‘ARC / LDP Sessions - Concluding Session for LDP, ( Batch 2017-18 )’ -Judge for Women Ophthalmologists Society ( WOS ) -Talk on ‘Idealistic vs realistic: Status of Postgraduate training in Ophthalmology in India’ -Chairperson for session on ‘Indian Journal of Ophthalmology Session The Best of IJO’ -Co-instructor of session on ‘Pediatric Ocular Trauma: Our Way Of Management And Rehabilitation’ -Co-chairman for session om –‘ ARC / LDP Sessions - Initiation Session Of LDP, Batch 2018-19’
16.02.18 :Attended Golden Jubilee Celebration of Goodwill Chemical Industries
11.2.2018 :BOA CME Talk on - “Pellet Ocular Trauma”
3-6.2.2018:Attendance and Contribution as an examiner in FRCS Part 3 examination at Hyderabad
5-7.1.2018:TNOA Conference, Yercaud, Tamilnadu
4.1.2018 :CCDR Cycle III National Expert Curriculum Review Meet, Chennai
24.12.2017 : AIOS OBSC Meeting at New Delhi.
23-24.12.2017 :AOSCON 2017 (Annual Conference of Ahmedabad Ophthalmological Society) Udaipur 1. Moderator for session ‘Befooling the eyes , Optical Illusion’ 2. Talk on ‘Challenges in Pellet Ocular Trauma Management in Kashmir Valley’ 3. Talk on ‘Managing the demon , Expulsive Hemorrhage’ 4. Talk on ‘Vitrectomy for Traumatic Endophthalmitis’ 5. Chairman for session on Medical Retina 6. Talk on ‘Gene Therapy & Retinal Stem Cell Therapy Where are we today?
15-17.12.2017 : Bilaspur Ophthalmological Society , Talk 1:Key Note lecture on ‘How to Combat Diabetic Blindness’ Talk 2:OCT in vitreo retinal interface disorders Talk 3 :OCT in outer and inner retinal disorders Talk 4: OCT vs FFA Talk 6:Motivational talk at ‘Inaugaration of Trade’.
13.12.2017 : Organized CME with ageis Bombay Ophthalmic Association At Mumbai Talk on ‘Starhgardt Disease by Dr Naomi Lois Talk on ‘Antrior PVR hypotony’ by Dr Diego Ruiz Casas
10.12.2017 :OSA Conference 2017 Talk on ‘ Pellet Ocular Trauma’.
19.11.2017 : Coordinator of ‘Bombay Ophthalmological Society -retina CME “Retina Colloquy” unveiling Pandora's Box Gave keynote lecture on Gene Therapy.
15.10.2017 : Attended ‘All India Sight First Conclave ‘ Talk on ‘How AIOS can align with pan Indian Lion’s hospitals’
14.10.2017 : ROSCON 2017 at Jodhpur Talk on ‘3D vitreous surgery’.
12-14.10.2017 :MOSCON 2017 at Pune 1. Talk on ‘Conquer the demon :Expulsive hemorrhage’ 2. Talk on ‘Failed Macular Hole Surgery’.
23-24.9.2017 : IIRSI 2017 at Delhi Talk on ‘Pellet gun ocular trauma’
24.9.2017 :Invited for R N Mathur Oration 2017 in The 45th All Gujarat ophthalmic conference - THE EYE FEAST 2017 at Rajkot
23.09.2017 : Attended meeting of Angiogenesis Club at Banglore. Presented on ‘Investigating Hematological abnormilities in Retinal Vein Occulsion
16-17.9.2017 : OTSI 2017 1. Key note address on ‘Ocular Trauma – An Enigma’ 2. Chairperson for sesson on ‘Pole to Pole’ 3. Chairperson for session on ‘Trauma Premier League’ 4.Talk on ‘Vitrectomies for no pl eyes with injuries’ 5. Chairperson for Debate
26-27.8.2017 :Invited to KOSCON 2017 (Kanpur Ophthalmic Society Conference) Talk 1: Ocular Trauma - An enigma Talk 2: Chase your Dream Talk 3: Cataract surgery in eyes with Retinal Pathology
22.8.2017 : Organized CME on ‘ocular genetics’ by Prof. Dr Govindasamy Kumaramanickavel
19-20.8.2017 :Attended GC meeting of AIOS at Coimbatore.
16.8.2017 :Attended ‘6th Task Force meeting on Human Genetics and Genome Analysis’ at Delhi.
4-6.8.2017 : EROVISION TNOA 2017 at ERODE 1. Talk on ‘bête noire – conquered’ 2. Panelist for session on ‘Session: Research and Scientific writing– your questions answered’ 3. Chairman for session on “Ocular Trauma – Every ophthalmologists concern’ 4. Talk on ‘Posterior segment trauma – Pearls’ 5. Co-chairman for session “Innovations in Ophthalmology – Reaching Heights’ 6. Co-chairman for session on ‘Tamil Ophthalmology’ 7. key note: Mumbai express in session Leadership Redifined
29.7.2017 : 24th Annual meet IERG –ARVO-IC 2017 at Madurai Chairperson for session II
23.7.2017 : invited as " Guest of Honor” for the Program Arranged by Dr Aparna Govil
21.7.2017 :Organized ”Open house on Eye Care” in association with NSS Vision Centre and Tamilnadu Science & Technology Centre at Chennai. Talk by Ms Poongothai Senthilkumar (Hon. Optometrist, NSS Vision Centre Chennai, President of Elite School of Optometry Alumni Association (ESOAA)
8-9.7.2017 : IIRSI 2017 at Chennai 1. Chairman for session on ‘Advances in Ophthalmology’ 2. Talk on ‘Expulsive Haemorrhage- then Demon- How to Conquer! 3. Convenor for session on ‘Target emmetropia’ 4. Co-convenor for session on ‘Empowering through innovation’ 5. Talk on ‘Project splendid Kashmir-a Marathon :Vitreous surgery for pellet ocular trauma’.
11.6.2017 : Attended CME at Sai Surya Netra Seva, Ahmednagar
20.5.2017 :Talk on ‘Secrets of Successful Career Development’ in Leadership Development Program by All India Ophthalmological Society Academic Research Committee (ARC)
19-20.5.2017 :Panelist for ‘CME on Advancements in VR Surgery’ at Coimbatore
8.4.2017 : DOSCON 2017 1.Chairman for session on ‘Retinal Reverberations’ Talk on ‘Suprichoroidal Hemorrhage’ 2. Chairman for OTSI session Talk on ‘Diagnosis Management & Referral of a Case of IOFB & Traumatic Endophthalmitis’
16-19.2.2017 :AIOC 2017 Jaipur 1. Chief Instructor for IC couse on ‘: Across the Globe - management of ocular trauma’ Gave talk on ‘Endophthalmitis-clinical picture and its management’ 2.. Co-instructor for IC course on ‘Scientific writing & documentation- An art must to be acquire in current scenarios’ by Dr Deepak Mishra. Gave talk on ‘Ethics and regulations in scientific writing’ 3. Co-instrucot for IC course on ‘Things he wants to know but hesitates to ask "Survival Guide for Green Horn Vitreoretinal Surgeons" Gave talk on ‘Demystifying the Membranes’ 4. Speaker for Initiation session of LDP, BATCH 2017-18 Gave talk on ‘Power of One’ 5. Co-chairman for session on ‘Ocular Trauma Society Of India( OTSI )’ Gave talk on ‘Diagnosis Management & Referral of a Case of IOFB & Traumatic Endophthalmitis’ 6. Talk in ‘Open house LDP session’ Topic: Around the world 365 days-LDP mentor 7. Co-chairman of session on ‘ How to Publish a Paper: Focus of Research Methodology’ Topic: Ethics in publishing 8. Co-chairman for sessions on ‘Legendery Institutes of India-1 9. Chairman for concluding session of LDP. Batch 2016-17 10. Talk on ‘Evaluation and Management of Posterior segment Injuries” 11. E-poster on “Are we going blind without knowing it?” 12. E-poster on ‘surgical management of idiopathic uveal effusion syndrome with 2 quadrant sclerotomies
10.12.2016 :OSOCON 2016 at Bhubaneshwar Talk on ‘Imaging in Ocular Truma and Its Management’
2-4.12.2016 : Convenor in “An Intercontinental Perspective of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus AAPOS – SPOSI joint meeting at jaipur, india
27.11.2016 :AECCON 2016 (Alembic Eye Care Conclave) Talk on Pellet Ocular Trauma
20.11.2016 :Ophthalmic Society of West Bengal 1.Keynote address on “Ocular trauma overview” 2. Expert panelist for Grand Debate 3. Chairperson for session on ‘IJO IC 10’ 4.Talk on ‘Ethics of publishing’
18-20.11.2016 : KOSCON 2016 1.Talk on: Genetics of Diabetic Retinopathy in Indian Population 2. Chairman for session – Publish or Perish 3. Talk on : Conquer the Demon- Expulsive Haemorrhage 4. Chairman for session on ‘Surgical Retina : Current Status’ 5. Talk on “Surgical Challenges in VR surgery for Pellet Injuries.’ 6. Chairperson : Surgical Retina Symposium
13.11.2016 :Attended DOSCON 2016 Keynote Address : “An Epidemic of Pellet Ocular Trauma (POT) : A great challenge for Vitreo Retinal surgeon”
3-4.9.2016 : Annual Conference of Ocular Trauma Society of India 1. Chairperson for session on ‘Posterior segment trauma’ 2. Talk on ‘IOFB – Outcome and Management’ 3.Chairman for session on ‘Pot Pouri’ 4.Judge for video award session
22.10.2016 : Attended Annual conference of Acoin & International Assembly of Community Ophthalmologists at Trichy 1. chairman for session on :Updates on Diabetic Retinopathy 2. Keynote address on: Updates on Injuries of the Eyes in Children
30.7.2016 : Organized ‘RETINA CME’ at Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital Talk on ‘27G Vitrectomy : Tips & Tricks’
24-28.2.2016 : AIOC 2016 Kolkata 1. Convenor at Open house LDP session 2016 – with Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata 2. Chairperson at ‘Basic science & research in Ophthalmology’session 3. Chairperson at ‘IJO Session - Indian Journal of Ophthalmology session :publish or perish 4. Chairman at Concluding session for LDO - batch 2015-16 5. Talk on ‘Genetics in Ophthalmology - A Crash Course Instruction Course’ 6. talk on ‘The way forward to 27G vitrectomy!’ 7. Co-chairperson for ASIAN EYE GENETICS CONSORTUM (AEGC) 8. Co-chairperson for INITIATION SESSION OF LDP - BATCH 2016 – 17 9. Convenor for Symposium on Diabetic Retinopathy
10.12.08.2012: Diamond Jubilee 60th Annual Conference of the Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Association (TNOA) at Trichy. The conference is being called "60ontherocks".
03-05.08.2012: Bombay Ophthalmologists Association (BOA) FOXUS 2012
07.07.2012: IIRSI Chennai Meet
17.06.2012: Attended CME programme at Armed Forces Medical College, Pune and delivered lecture on “Role of IT in Ophthalmology” & “Management of Posterior Segment Trauma”.
06.05.2012: Attended Reticon – The Retinal Congress with Live Surgery Show at Chennai
27.04.2012: Live Surgery & CME at Tirunelvelli
22.04.2012: Aditya Kelkar – Retina Conglomerate at Pune
07-08.04.2012: Attended Delhi Ophthalmological Society’s 63rd Annual Conference at New Delhi
Success & Leadershuip “You can do it”
“Newer Technique in Management of RD under Silicone Oil”
Panelist – Practice Management Session
01.04.2012: Attended conference of Nashik Ophthalmological Society and gave a talk on Leadership Development Programme
“OCT Diagnosis of Diabetic Macular Edema staining Internal Limiting Membranes and Epiretinal Membranes”
“How to increase Revenue from Retina Practice”
“Pars Plana Vitrectomy – Guages through Ages”
24.09.2011: RetinAware 2011
“Living with Diabetes : Care & Management for the patient”
13-14.08.2011: Indian Intraocular Refractory Surgery
05-07.08.2011: The 59th Annual Conference of Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Association (TNOA) “Nellai Sandhippu-2011” was held at Bell Matriculation School, Tiruchendur Road, Tirunelveli from 5th to 7th August 2011. Dr. Abdul Kalam, Past President of India, inaugurated this conference on 5th August 2011.
He was Chairman of the session “The Ocular Trauma Symposium” and delivered a lecture on “Vitreo Retina Surgeries in NO PL eyes”.
His other lectures were:
“Minimal Extraocular surgery for repair of RD and Prophylaxis in the fellow eye” during ‘Breakfast with Experts’ session.
“Intravitreal Avastin Vs Triamcinolone in the management of Retinal vascular disorders” during Debate session.
He also gave a motivational talk on “You Can Do It” for 30 minutes.
09-10.07.2011: Indian Intraocular
14.05.2011: Attended RMW at Trivandrum and gave lecture on “Framing a Research Question”
16.04.2011: Delhi Ophthalmological Society 2011 conference
- Preferential Hyperacuity Perimeter in AMD
- How to Publish : How to write the Manuscript
09.03.2010: Science City, Chennai invited as a guest speaker to the Inauguration of Awareness Campaign on “Stem Cell” at Science City, Periyar Science & Technology Centre Campus, Chennai
Gave a Keynote Address
30.01.2010: CMC, Vellore
Gave lecture on following topics:
Two step approach in ocular trauma and my experience with
You can do it
21-24.01.10: 68th Annual Conference of the All India Ophthalmological Society, Science City, Kolkata
Free Paper Presentation - Title:
1. Two Step Approach in Ocular Trauma
2. What’s New in Diagnostic Equipment: How will effect your practice
3. Assessing C V Risk in Retino-vascular Disorders-The AJEH Experience
4. Selective Anti VEGF Therapy Pooled data Analysis
Talk on “Subspecialty – VR Balanced View” in the Great Debate Session.
“Leadership Development Programme” with seventeen participants was successfully completed and the final session was held on 23.01.2010 during AIOC-2010 at Kolkata, India.
LDP orientation programme for third batch was held on 22.01.2010 at the same venue at Kolkata with 18 participants.
06.12.2009: “OJAS-09” IX Annual conference of Chattisgarh State Ophthalmological Societ (CSOS) held at Hotel Babylon, VIP Road, Raipur
Management of Dropped Nucleus/IOL
When to Refer to Vitreo-Retinal Surgeon
Role of PDT
Management of ARMD/CME an overview
25-27.09.2009: Annual Conference of the XVIIth Bombay Ophthalmologists’ Association and XXIXth Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society “FOCUS 2009 SUPRAVISION”
Participated in “Advanced Live Surgery Course” at Sir. J. J. Hospital, Mumbai
Spoke on topic “Vitrectomy with AC Maintainer for Endophthalmitis” on Endophthalmitis-SESSION
Spoke on topic “Sutureless vitreoretinal surgery with densiron for inferior PVR” on Retinal Surgery-SESSION
Co-chairman at MOS AWARDS SESSION
Given a lecture on “You can do it”
Chairman at Session: Medical Retina 2
Participate in OPHTHAL PREMIER LEAGUE
13.09.2009: Invited Guest Speaker at Foundation Day Celebrations of Pushpagiri Vitreo Retina Institute, Secunderabad
Given a talk on topic “Planning and Exclusive Vitreo Retinal Service” on Session – Vitreo Retinal Diseases: Practice Management
31.07-02.08.09: International Ophthalmology Symposium 2009, Pune (India) Organised by Retina Foundation, Ahmedabad, AJEH Mumbai
National Institute of Ophthalmology, NGO Pune (India) Under the aegis of MOS & in association with Pune Ophth. Soc. Awarded to Dr. S. Natarajan
19-21.09.2008: BOA Conference
17-19.10.2008: MOS Conference
24.08.2008: Invited Guest Speaker at the EYE ADVANCE 2008 at World Trade Centre, Mumbai and spoke on “Sutureless Vitreoretinal Surgery”.
Also, Keynote Lecture on:
Micro Current Neuromodulation – New Treatment for dry ARMD
Fourier Domain OCT – Volumetric Analysis of Subretinal Fluid
23.08.2008: Attended the South Asian Academy of Ophthalmology & IIIrd Indian AMD Congress at New Delhi and gave lecture on “Posterior Segment Practice”.
08-10.08.08: Attended the Oasis Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Association Trauma Symposium from 8th to 10th August 2008 and spoke on “Two Step Approach to Ocular Trauma”
24.08.2008: Invited Guest Speaker at the EYE ADVANCE 2008 at World Trade Centre, Mumbai and spoke on:
Sutureless Vitreoretinal Surgery
Micro Current Neuromodulation - New Treatment for dry ARMD
Fourier Domain OCT - Volumetric Analysis of Subretinal Fluid
23.08.2008: Attended the South Asian Academy of Ophthalmology & IIIrd Indian AMD Congress at New Delhi and gave lecture on "Posterior Segment Practice".
08-10.08.08: Attended the Oasis Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Association Trauma Symposium from 8th to 10th August 2008 and spoke on "Two Step Approach to Ocular Trauma"
28-30.04.08: Invited Guest Faculty at the Annual Conference of Delhi Ophthalmological Society "PAN Ophthalmology Live" and gave lecture on "Newer Targets : Beyond VEGF" during the session "Cutting Edge Therapies for ARMD".
20.04.08: Invited Guest Faculty at the VasKon'08, Kochi. Keynote Address on "Current Trends in the Management of Macular Disorders"
06.04.08: Invited Guest Faculty at the CME on 23 Guage Vitrectomy, AMD & Brachytherapy at Aravind Eye Hospital, Coimbatore and gave lecture on "Photodynamic Therapy"
05.07.2008: Gave lecture on "Age Related Macular Degeneration" (ARMD) at Dr. D.Y. Patil Medical College, Pimpri, Pune
13-17.03.08: Invited Guest Faculty at the 59th Detachment Course Retinal & Vitreous Surgery, Retina Foundation, Ahmedabad and gave lecture on "Perforating Ocular Injuries: Management & Longterm Visual Results".
18.11.07: Attended the Mid-Term Conference of Delhi Ophthalmological Society at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi and gave lecture on "Artificial Retina : As is stands today" during the Retina Session.
03-04.11.07: He attended the 26th KOSC Conference at Bell Convention Centre, Bangalore and spoke on:
"Sutureless Scleral Bukcling"
"Artificial Retina - Where are We?"
14.10.07: During the Armed Forces Medical College Meet at Pune - "Ophthalmology 2020 IV" he gave lecture on "Sutureless Vitrectomy".
28.09.07: Attended "Netra Darshan 2007" conference at Tirupati (A.P) and gave lecture on "Management of Suprachoroidal Haemorrhage" during the Cataract Interactive session.
29-30.09.07: He took over as President of BOA during Eye Lux Focus 2007 - XVth Annual Conference of Bombay Ophthalmologists' Association held at Mumbai and gave following lectures:
"Role of Multifocal ERG in Diabetic Retinopathy" during the session: Diabetic Retinopathy
"Macugen in wet ARMD. A new hope" during the session: Retina Panorama
"Artificial Retina" during the session: Retina Panorama
20-22.09.07: He took over as President of VRSI during the XVI Annual Conference of Vitreoretinal Society of India held at Mussoori, Uttarakhand. He was elected President in the last Annual Conference of VRSI held at Kochi. He gave following lectures:
"Artificial Vision - Research in India"
"Sutureless Vitreo Retinal Surgery"
01-02.09.07: He was unanimously elected Vice President of Ocular Trauma Society of India (OTSI). Attended the Annual Conference and gave following lectures:
"Retained Intraocular Foreign Body" during the session: Current Concepts - Posterior Segment Trauma.
"Two Step Approach to open Globe Injuries" during the session: Video Assisted Skills Transfer.
19.08.2007: Attended CME in Delhi and gave lecture on "Recent Advances in Vitreo Retinal surgery on Instrumentation"
11.08.2007: Attended Tamil Nadu Ophthalmologists' Association Conference at Erode and gave lecture on "Ocular Trauma"
14-15.07.07: Indian Intraocular Implant & Refractive Surgery Convention at Hotel Taj Coromandel, Chennai. Lecture on "Endophthalmitis - Risk Factors - Early Recognition - Sterile or - Immediate & Delayed Management".
27.05.07: CME - Retina 2007 by Aravinda Retina Vitreous Institute. He gave lectures on:
"FFA in Diabetic Retinopathy & Age Related Macular Degeneration" Session - Retinal Investigations.
"Intravitreal Agents in Diabetic Retinopathy Management" Session - Current Practice trends in diabetic retinopathy management.
08-09.07.2006: Dr. S. Natarajan was invited as guest lecturer for the International Intra Ocular Implant & Refractive Surgery Convention held at Chennai. He spoke on the following topics: Present Status of Artificial Retina & Retinal Stem Cells. He was also a convener for ISRS/AAO session.
01-02.04.2006: He was invited as a guest faculty for annual Conference of Delhi Ophthalmic Society "Ophtha Fest" 2006 at Delhi. He gave a talk on the following topics:
25/23 G vitrectomy Indications, Restrictions & Cost effectiveness
Management of damaged posterior segment in presence of retained IOFB
12.03.2006: Dr. S. Natarajan was invited as a guest faculty for Focus Macula-2006 organized by Hyderabad Ophthalmological Association. He was Chair Person & Discussant for interesting case discussion session and also gave a talk on Photodynamic Therapy with Intravitreal Steroids.
04-05.03.2006: Dr. S. Natarajan was invited as a guest faculty for International Vitreo Retinal meeting on Diabetic Retinal Diseases "Retina 2006" organized by Sri Sankaradeva Nethralaya, Guwahati-Assam. He also gave a talk on "Vitrectomy in PDR"
16.02.2006: Dr. S. Natarajan was invited by "CIPLA" to speak on "Aids & Eye" through Video Conferencing - Reliance Web World. This was relayed in three different centers located in Mumbai & Amritsar.
09-12.02.2006: As a Chairman, Scientific Committee - All India Ophthalmologist Society (AIOS), Dr. S. Natarajan organized scientific programs for 64th annual conference of AIOS. This was attended by more than 3000 delegates ophthalmologist from various parts of India & abroad. International Societies also conducted Symposia & Session on:
American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) & Association of Asian Indian Ophthalmologists (AAIO)
Newer trends in Ophthalmology
Easy access to AAO resources
17.01.2006: Dr. S. Natarajan was invited by "CIPLA" to speak on "Newer Trends in Macula" through Video Conferencing - Reliance Web World. This was relayed in different centers located in Kolkatta, Bangalore, and Mumbai.
15.01.2006: Dr. S. Natarajan was invited as a guest speaker to speak on "Newer Treatment of Retina" for the CME on Ophthalmology organized by 'A' Ward Medical Association, at Radio Club Mumbai.
07.01.2006: Dr. S. Natarajan was invited as a guest speaker for "International Symposium on Stem Cell Therapy & Research" organized by "Sri Ramchandra medical college & Research Institute, A Harvard medical international associated institution in association with Life Cell at Hotel Intercontinental, Mumbai.
05.01.2006: Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital felicitated Dr. Ragini Parekh for setting a new record of performing the highest number of cataract operations in 3 days. On the same day he also gave a talk on "Positive thinking - Be happy" to the postgraduates of Mumbai Medical colleges. Dr. T. P. Lahane, Prof & HOD, Dept of Ophthalmology, Sir J. J. Hospital was the guest of honour.
23.12.2005: Dr. S. Natarajan was invited for an e-meeting organized for the discussion of the proposed Visudyne & IVTA study. This meeting was held through live Video Conferencing via the Reliance Web World. Other eminent Fetinologist from AIIMS-Delhi, LVPEI-Hyderabad, Sankara Nethralaya were among the participants in the meet.
18.12.2005: Dr. S. Natarajan was invited to speak on "Industrial Accidents/IOFB" for one day symposium on Ocular Trauma organized by Poona Ophthalmological Society.
18.12.2005: Dr. S. Natarajan was invited to speak on "OCT overview" for CME on vitreo Retinal Diagnostics organized by Bombay Ophthalmologist's Association.
08-10.12.05: Attended the XIV annual conference of VRSI. Dr. S. Natarajan gave a talk on the topic, "Wide angle observation system : How important is it to have in clinical practice".
01.10.05: Dr. S. Natarajan was invited by Andhra Pradesh State Ophthalmological Society (APSOS) to speak on "Diabetic Retinopathy" through Video Conferencing - Reliance Web World. This was relayed in 5 different centers located in Hyderabad, Bangalore, Kerala and Bombay. It was an interactive session and was well attended by 100 Ophthalmologists.
11.09.05: He was invited by Dr. Bhave; Poona Ophthalmological Society during which he spoke on "Recent advances in Macula" for 50 minutes.
19-21.08.05: He was invited as the Guest Speaker for the Annual Conference of Intraocular Implant and Refractive Society of India (IIRSI) - Vision Perfect 2005. He spoke on following:
Phaco foldable with 25GTSV
26.06.05: He was invited as the Guest Speaker for the full day CME "Practical Retina 2005 for everyone" organized by Hyderabad Ophthalmological Association (HOA) and spoke on "PDT - Its indications and my experience". He also presented some interesting cases during the session "Practical Retina - What would you do in this situation?"
12.06.05: He was invited by Andhra Pradesh State Ophthalmological Society (APSOS) to speak on "Diabetic Retinopathy" through Video Conferencing - Reliance Web World. This was relayed in 5 different centers located in Hyderabad, Bangalore, Kerala and Bombay. It was an interactive session and was well attended by 100 Ophthalmologists.
29.05.05: He was invited as the Guest Speaker and gave a Keynote Address during the CME "Newer diagnostic modalities in ophthalmology" organized by Nashik Ophthalmological Association with North Maharashtra Association under the aegis of Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society (MOS) and spoke on "Hyperacute Perimetry" & "Multifocal ERG"
20.04.05: He was invited by the Ladie's Wing Indian Merchant's Chamber to a seminar organized by Health, Beauty & Fitness Committee to speak on "Total Eye Care" 02.04.05: He was invited as the Guest Speaker for the Annual Conference of Delhi Ophthalmological (DOS) - Frontiers of Ophthalmology and spoke on following:
"Multifocal Electro Retinography Rationale, Clinical application and future" during the Instructions Course - Newer Techniques in Diagnosis and management of Posterior segment Disorders.
During the session - View points : Management of Complex VR Surgical Situations, he spoke on the following topics: "Management of Fresh BRVO (of less than 6 weeks duration)" & "Endoscopic VR Surgery "
19-20.03.05: He was invited for the "CME on Ocular Trauma" and he spoke on "Intraocular Foreign Body", "Two approach in Ocular Trauma"& "Management and Prevention of sports in Ocular Trauma"..
27.02.05: He is invited to participate in the scientific deliberations of "Symposium on Multifocal IOLs" organized by Trichy Ophthalmic Society and spoke on "Management of Dislocated IOL"
24-27.02.05: He is invited to participate in "Udhagai 2005 - XIII Annual Conference of Vitreo Retinal Society of India" and spoke on "Small Pupil Management". He presented a paper on "Application of self - retaining twin light endoillumination in diabetic retinal detachment".
06.02.05: He was invited for the "CME-Retina Simplified" which was organized under the aegis of Karnataka Ophthalmological Society and Deccan Ophthalmic Association and he spoke on "Disciform Scar at Macula - Any Hope?". He also gave a Guest Lecture on "Newer horizons in Macular Surgery".
02.01.05: He was invited for the OCT CME which was organized by Nagpur Academy of Ophthalmology (NAO) under the aegis of Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society (MOS) and he spoke on "Newer Horizon in Macula - Investigation" &" Medical Treatment & "Recent Advances in Macular Surgery - Macular Translocation" .
07.12.04: He delivered a lecture on "PHP", "Endoscopy" & "Recent Advances in Macula" to Post-graduates students of Mohan Eye Institute in New Delhi.
05-06.12.04: He participated during the Bombay Ophthalmological Society (BOA) FOCUS - 2004. He was an Anchor and Speaker for the Retina Session and spoke on "Combination Treatment for Wet ARMD". He was also the Chairman & Speaker for the Trauma & Oculoplasty Session and spoke on "Significance of time in Ocular Trauma" and "On trail of Ocular Truamagram"
27.11.04: He was invited as the Guest Speaker for the "42nd Annual Conference of Bihar Ophthalmological Society BOSCON - Rajgir 2004" and spoke on "Posterior Segments problems faced by Anterior Segments Surgeons. What to do? How to avoid? +Management of Dropped Nucleus"
"He was also the Guest of Honour for the Inaugural function."
27.11.04: He was invited as the Guest Speaker for the "31st Annual Conference Kerala Society of Ophthalmic Surgeons (KSOS) and spoke on "Artificial Retina and Retinal Endoscopy"
05-07.11.04: He attended the "24th Annual Conference of Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society" in holy place at Shirdi. His contributions were as follows:
He organized the Symposium on Ocular Trauma and was Moderator and Convenor for the same. He was also one of the Speaker and spoke on "Two step approach in Ocular Trauma"
He was also the Moderator for the "Symposium on Hands on Slit Lamp, Gonio, IO, Applanation, IOL Power, Perimetry.
He was one of the Panelist for the "Symposium on Diabetic Retinopathy" as well as for the "Symposium on Endophthalmitis"
01-03.10.04: He attended the "Dakshin Netra 2004" - Southern Regional Ophthalmological Conference (SROC) 28th A.P State Ophthalmological Annual Conference in Warangal. His contributions were as follows: 67. Was invited to deliver the Special Guest Lecture oration and spoke on "Artificial Retina"
Was invited as a Faculty for the Medical Retina Symposium and gave a talk on "Has ICG angiography influenced the existing management of CNVM?"
Was invited as one of the Speaker for the symposium "What would I have done differently" and presented a case. 70. 28.08.04: He spoke on "Newer Technologies in VR Surgery" in Chandigarh.
26-29.08.04: He actively participated during the Eye Advance 2004 which was in Mumbai and spoke on "Prefential Hyperacuity Perimeter", "Endoscopy in retinal surgery", "Combined Sutureless cataract surgery (phacoemulsification with foldable IOL) with Sutureless 25G Transconjunctival Vitrectomy (25GTSV) - Our Initial Experience" and "Motivation and Effective Communication".
20-22.08.04: He participated for the 10th Sankara Nethralaya Alumni Meet held during the Exclusive Meet on Ophthalmic Research in Chennai and presented a free paper "Unusual presentation of retinoblastoma"
15-17.08.04: Participated for 'Nellai Sandhippu - 52nd Annual Conference of Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Association' which was held in Tirunelvelli from 13th - 15th of Aug, 2004. He was invited as the Faculty for the "Breakfast with Expert Session in Retina" and spoke on "Endophthalmitis - Newer Management Protocol".
He was invited for Debate Session on "TTT Vs PDT" and spoke on "PDT".
07.08.04: He was invited as a Guest Speaker for the "Posterior Management in Posterior Segment" deliver a lecture on "Pseudophakic detachment-Retinal Surgeon's Dilemma in Management" in Bhubaneshwar.
24-25.07.04: He was invited as a "Speaker" for the Ocular Trauma Society of India Meeting" in Hyderabad and spoke on "Management of Damaged Posterior Segment in presence of Retained Intraocular Foreign Body". He also gave a talk on "Indian Ocular Trauma Registry Data".
17.07.04: He was invited to deliver a lecture on "ARMD - Newer Treatment modalities - PDT" during the ARMD & PDT Meet in Calcutta.
12.06.04: He was invited for the Mid-term All Assam Ophthalmological Society as a Chief Resource person of the conference. He gave a talk on "Primary Vitrectomy in Rheg RD" during the Instruction course on Rheg. RD. He also spoke on "Panorama and advances in RD Surgery" during the didactic lectures. He also gave a talk on "Post traumatic RD" during the session 'Whats and Hows in complicated situations' and also gave his Expert Comments for the same.
16.05.04: He was invited as a Faculty for the "Retina Symposium" organized by Poona Ophthalmological Society and gave a talk on "Sutureless Vitrectomy & Cataract Surgery".
18.04.04: He was invited by for the Symposium on "Lasers in Retinal Diseases" at Vadodara as a Speaker and spoke on "OCT in CSME" & also on "Comparison between PDT, TTT & Submacular Surgery".
07.04.04: He was invited for the Seminar on "Aids & Eye" organized by National Society for the Prevention of Blindness - India and gave a talk on "Posterior Segment Affection of AIDS in EYES".
01.04.04: Dr. S. Natarajan attended the Sion Rotary Club Meeting and he was invited to give a talk on "Aids & the Eye".
20-21.03.2004 : He was invited as the Guest Faculty for the "Annual Update on Retina" by The Department of Ophthalmology, BMHRC & the Bhopal Divisional Ophthalmology Society and spoke on "ARMD and its Management" and "Diabetic Retinopathy" (For PGs)
14.03.2004 : He was invited for the Navi Mumbai - Raigad Ophthalmologists Association for the CME programme and spoke on "ARMD & PDT" (for Ophthalmologists) and also on "Recent Advances in General Eye Care - Role of AJEH" (For Gen Physicians)
13.03.2004 : Dr. S. Natarajan was invited to participate in Clinical Ophthalmology Update 2004 in Hyderabad and gave a talk on "Endoscopic Vitreous Surgery" and "Sutureless Vitrectomy".
20-21.02.2004 : He was invited for the XII Annual Conference of Vitreo Retinal Society of India (VRSI) and spoke on "Optical Coherence Tomography" during the session- New & Novel Advances in macular disorders.
08-11.01.2004: As Chairman of the Scientific Committee he organized Scientific Sessions at the the 62nd Annual Conference of All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOC 2004), held in Varanasi. He took part in the following: He was the Faculty in the session VAST-II Post Segment Surgery and spoke on "Vitrectomy in uveitis". 89. He was one of the Speaker in the session Update-Macular Hole Surgery and spoke on "Trypan Blue Enhanced ILM Peeling".
He also spoke on "Recent Trends in Ocular Trauma" in the session Recent Update in Ocular Trauma.
26&28.12.2003 : He participated during the BOA Annual Conference-2003 "The Focus" and spoke on 'Pearls in PVR Management'. Keynote Address on - "Classification & Recent Trends in Management of Ocular Trauma".
20-21.12.2003 : He was invited for the inauguration of the New Eye Hospital "Prakash Netra Kendra" in Lucknow and as a Guest Faculty spoke on "Current Trends in Posterior Segment Trauma Management".
17.12.2003: He was invited to deliver a lecture on "Age related Eye problems and the latest techniques available to solve them" on the occasion of Pensioner's Day Celebration which was organized by the Atomic Energy Retirees' Welfare Association in BARC.
07.12.2003 : He was invited as a Guest Faculty for the National Ophthalmology Update - 2003 which was organized by Dept. Of Ophthalmology - Army Hospital in Delhi. He was an Discussant in the session - Phaco / Cataract - II and gave a talk on Sutureless vitrectomy.
02.12.2003 : He was invited to speak at the APAO Vitreoretinal Lunch Symposium and provide the participants to update on 25 Guage Vitrectomy System and share his clinical experience with 25G TSV.
30.11.2003 : He was invited to deliver a guest oration on 'Advances in VR Surgery' for the Drishti 2003 - The Annual Conference of Kerala State Ophthalmological Society which was held in Trichur.
17-19.10.2003: Participated in the 23rd Annual Conference of Maharashtra Ophthalmological Society held in Jalna. 98. He was the Speaker for the Symposium - Retina / Uvea and spoke on 'Role of Intravitreal Steroids'
He was also the Speaker for the Symposium-What's New In Ophthalmology? and spoke on 'Retina' 100. One of Speaker for the Symposium-Ocular Trauma and spoke on 'IOFB: Diagnosis & Management'.
12.10.2003: He was invited as the Guest Speaker for the 31st Annual Gujarat Ophthalmological Society, which was held in Ahmedabad and spoke on "Paediatric Trauma".
15-17.08.2003 : Participated in a three day Academic Session for 'CHENN EYE 2003 - 51st Annual Conference of TNOA & Southern Regional Ophthalmic Conference' which was held in Chennai from 15th - 17th Aug. 2003. He was invited as the Moderator and as a Speaker for the Symposium - Lasers in Ophthalmology' and spoke on Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscope. He also spoke on Newer indications for vitrectomy for the 'Retina Symposium'.
13.07.2003 : Participated in the Annual Conference of the 'Intraocular Implant and Refractive Society, India' which was held in Chennai from 11th to 13th July, 2003 He gave a special key note lecture on Vitreo Retinal Advances.
21-22-06.2003 : He was invited as a Faculty in the Ocular Trauma - Current management Concepts held at Ahmedabad. On 21st he spoke on 'Closed Globe Injury: Mechanism and General Principles of Management' and 'Post Traumatic Endophthalmitis Role of Intravitreal antibiotics as prophylaxis in open globe injury'. On 22nd he gave a talk on 'Iatrogenic Trauma - during cataract surgery'
04.05.2003: He was invited to give Oration Lecture on Ocular Trauma at the Indore Divisional Ophthalmological Society (IDOS) held at Indore. He spoke on "Perforating Injuries of Eye and their Management".
05-06.04.2003 : Participated in the Annual Conference of Delhi Ophthalmological Society (DOS) held at Delhi. He spoke on "Expanding Role of PDT" for 'Instruction Course' Session.
28.03.2003 : Dr. S. Natarajan was the Guest Speaker for the Inauguration of Carl Zeiss - Sankara Nethralaya Center of Excellence on Medical Retina held at Chennai. He gave a talk on Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) 22-23.03.2003 : Gave a Lecture at the Ophthalmological Society of West Bengal for Update of Vitreo - Retinal Live Surgery held at Kolkata. He gave one keynote address, one lecture and spoke on the following topics :
Surgical Innovation in Vitro retinal surgery.
Prospects in Management of AMD
Vitrectomy for Macular Disorders
Posterior Segment Complications of Anterior Segment Surgery
08.03.2003 : Gave a lecture on Diabetic Retinopathy, at USV Limited, in Govandi Chembur.
14-16.02.2003 : Participated in the Annual Conference of Vitreo Retinal Society India held at Chandigarh. He spoke on "Expanding Role of PDT" during the Scientific Session I - ARMD Updated 2003.
13.02.2003 : Participated in India HRA Users Meeting Timber Train held at Chandigarh. He spoke on the 'Use of High Speed ICG Angiography in the AMD Treatment".
16-19.01.2003 : Participated in the 61st Annual Conference of All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS) held at Delhi and organized the 61st Scientific Programme of AIOS in his capacity as Chairman: Scientific Committee. He spoke on :
"Current Status - Misc.2" `ENDOSCOPY IN OPHTHALMOLOGY'
"Rapid Fire" `PDT in Macular Degeneration In CNVM Personal Experiences'
22.02.2003 : Invited Guest Speaker at a Meeting organized by Biomedix Optoechnik & Devices Pvt. Ltd., for BOA held at Mumbai. He spoke on 'Case Selection for Transpupillary Thermo Theraphy & Photo Dynamic Therapy.
21.02.2003 : Invited Guest Speaker in the National Conference on Science & Technology in the Service of Blind organized by National Association for the Blind, India held at Mumbai. He spoke on "Basic Research on Improving Retinal Functions" during the Session Medical Aspect.
20.02.2003 : Guest Speaker at a programme organized by Indo American Society at Mumbai. He gave a guest lecture on "Age Related Degenerated Diseases of the Eye - Prevention and New Horizons in their Management".
9-1-2003 : Invited Guest of Honour at the Inauguration function of `Road Safety and Sight First held at Kandivali, Mumbai
16-1-2003 - 19-1-2003 : Participated in the 61st Annual Conference of All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS) held at Delhi and organized the 61st Scientific Programme of AIOS in his capacity as Chairman Scientific Committee. SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS
During the session "Current Status - Misc.2" he spoke on `ENDOSCOPY IN OPHTHALMOLOGY'
During the session "Rapid Fire" he spoke on `PDT in Macular Degeneration In CNVM Personal Experiences'
During the Session "Newer Diagnostic Techniques" he spoke on "Infrared ICG Angiography"
Faculty of the Instruction Case entitled "Post. Segment Complications of Cataract Surgery"
29.11.2002-01.12.2002 : Participated in the Annual Conference of Karnataka Ophthalmic Society (Drishti 2002) held at Kannur. He spoke on "Bilateral Macular Drusen, its significance and how will we evaluate? During the symposium 'Common Retinal Problems in Ophthalmic Practice' and The Role of Optical Coherence Tomography in the Evaluation of Macular Diseases" during the symposium'Recent Advances in Ophthalmology'
17.11.2002: Invited Guest Speaker at the 6th Anniversary of Diabetes Welfare Trust (Dosti) - Celebration of World Diabetes Week held at Kalidasa Auditorium Mulund. He delivered a guest lecture of "Eye Problems In Diabetes". 25-27.10.2002 : Invited Guest Speaker at the Annual Conference of MOS held at Nashik. Guest Lectures on the following topics: 123. Newer Diagnostic Modalities
Vitrectomy in Diabetic Macular Edema 125. Wide Angle Viewing System 126. ILM Peeling under PFCL in Macular Hole with Retinal Detachment
Role of ICG in Evaluation and Re-treatment - decision in Post PDT Patients
OCT Macular Hole
18-20.10.2002: Invited Guest Speaker at the 27th MP State Ophthalmological Society Conference held at Bhopal. He spoke on the following topics :
Photo Dynamic Therapy, Principles, Method, Results and cost benefit ration during the Session 'Semi Invasive and Non-invasive treatment techniques'.
Macular Translocation and RPE transplantation is it worth the trouble during the Session Invasive Techniques 5-6.10.2002: Invited Guest Speaker at the 25th Silver Jubilee Annual Conference of Rajasthan Ophthalmological Society held at Kota. He gave Guest Lectures on the following topics:
Recent Advances in Mangement of ARMD 132. Post Segment Injuries in closed Globe Trauma 133. New Classification of Trauma
27.09.2002: Invited Guest Speaker at the Eye Advance 2002 held at Mumbai 21-22.09.2002: Invited Guest Speaker at Annual Conference of OSWB held at Kolkatta. He spoke on the following topics:
Age Related Macular degeneration - Blindness of New Millennium in India" during the Major S C Dutt Memorial Oration
Optical Coherence Tomography in Serial Evaluation of Macular Disease 96 . Possible Optional Treatment after PDT 97. Wide Angle Viewing System with Diabetic and Trauma Vitrectomy
20.09.2002 : Participated in the Retina Foundation Silver Jubilee Symposium held at Ahmedabad. He spoke on Primary Vitrectomy in Primary Retinal Detachment - Indications, specific approaches" and "Wide Angle Viewing Systems during Vitrectomy".
15.09.2002: Invited Guest Speaker at the Retina Meeting. He demonstrated a livery surgery on "Diabetic Vitreous' Haemorrhage and gave guest lecture on "Diabetic retinopathy" during the Session 'Current Concept'.
25.08.2002: Invited Guest Speaker at the Programme of Phaco Conference held at Pune. He spoke on Posterior Segment Complication of Cataract Surgery.
16-18.08.2002 : Invited Guest Speaker at the Workshop on ' Advances in Vitreoretinal Diseases Management' held at Madurai. He spoke on "Giant Tear Advances in Vitreous Instrumentation", Photodynamic Therapy" and "IOFB Removal - timing, technique & Complications". 2-4.08.2002 : Participated in the Golden Jubliee Conference of Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Society - Golden Eye 2002 held at Trichy. He spoke on :
"Principles in the Management of Posterior Segement Injuries and Retained Intraocular Foreign Bodies"
"Submacular Surgery for CNV - Indications vis-à-vis PDT & TTT" during the Symposium - What's new in Vitreoretinal Surgery" and "OCT" during the Symposium - Newer Diabetic Retinopathy
07.07.2002: Invited Guest Faculty at Clinical Ophthalmolody Update 2002 held at Hyderabad. He spoke on Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) and Transpupillary Thermo Therapy (TTT)
29-30.06.2002: Invited Guest Speaker at the Marathwadea Zonal Conference - MOSAC 2002 held at Beed. He spoke on "Role of Ophthalmologist in Preventing Blindness Due to Diabetes" 23.06.2002: Invited Guest Speaker at the CME programme on Ocular Trauma held at Bangalore. He spoke on the following topics :
Vitrectomy for Posterior Segment Complications of Penetrating Injury
Intraocular Foreign Body
15-18.06.2002 : Invited Guest Speaker at the 28th Indonesian Ophthalmologist Association Annual Meeting held at Indonesia. He spoke on the following topics:
Vitreoretinal Surgery in Trauma 109. Vitrectomy in Diabetic Retinopathy
Virectomy in Complicated Cases
He also gave an invited guest lecture on programme organized by Alcon International
09.06.2002: Invited Guest Speaker at the Scientific Symposium on Retina held at JJ Hospital, Mumbai. He spoke on "Age Related Macular Degeneration"
24-26.05.2002: Attended the 1st National Conference on Medicolegal Aspects held at Pune. Participated in the Symposium on Age Related Macular Degeneration during the First Global Meet on Community Management for Provision of Exceptional Urban/Rural Eye Care. He spoke on "Possible Optional Treatment in CNV after PDT".
13.04.2002 : Participated in the Annual Meeting of National Society for the Prevention of Blindness India (Maharashtra Branch) held at Mumbai of which he is the President. He spoke on "Surgical Approaches in Diabetic Retinopathy".
6-7.04.2002 : Invited Guest Speaker at the Annual Conference of 'Delhi Ophthalmological Society (Frontiers in Ophthalmology - 2002) held at Delhi. He spoke on "Optical Coherence Tomography Macular Rotation and Foveal Translocation". On 7th April attended the Executive Committee Meeting in Ocular Trauma Society of India held at Delhi in his capacity as the General Manager.
3-4-2002 : Invited Guest Speaker at the Lions Club Meeting held at Mumbai.
He spoke on Age and the Eye (Cataract, Glaucoma, DR, ARMD
6 - 7-4-2002 : Invited Guest Speaker at the Annual Conference of Delhi Ophthalmological Society (Frontiers in Ophthalmology - 2002) held at Delhi. He spoke on "Optical Coherence Tomography Macular Rotation & Foveal Translocation.
7-4-2002: Attended the Executive Committee Meeting of Ocular Trauma Society of India held at Delhi, in his capacity as the General Secretary
13-4-2002 : Participated in the Annual Meeting of National Society for the Prevention of Blindness India (Maharashtra Branch held at Mumbai of which he is the President. He spoke on "Surgical Approaches in Diabetic Retinopathy".
14-4-18 - 19-5-2002 : Invited Guest Speaker at CME Programme on Diabetic Retinopathy held at Coimbatore. He spoke on the following topics :
Diabetic Macular Edema Clinical Feature and its Management.
Changing Indications in Vitrectomy for Diabetic Retinopathy
Advanced Diabetic EyeSurgical Limitations LVA
24 - 26-5-2002: Attended the 1st National Conference on Medicolegal Aspects held at Pune.
26-5-2002: Participated in the Symposium on Age Related Macular Degeneration during the First Global Meet on Community Management for Provision of Exceptional Urban/Rural Eye Care. He spoke on "Possible Optional Treatment in CNV after PDT".
9-6-2002:Invited Guest Speaker at the Scientific Symposium on Retina held at J.J.Hospital, Mumbai. He spoke on "Age Related Macular Degeneration".
23-6-2002 : Invited Guest Speaker at the CME Programme on Ocular Trauma held at Bangalore. He spoke on the following topics :
Vitrectomy for Posterior Segment Complications of Penetrating Injury.
Intraocular Foreign Body.
29-30-6-2002 : Invited Guest Speaker at the Marathwada Zonal Conference - MOSAC 2002 held at Beed. He spoke on "Role of Ophthalmologist in Preventing Blindness Due to Diabetes".
7-7-2002 : Invited Guest Faculty at Clinical Ophthalmology Update 2002 held at Hyderabad. He spoke on Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) and Transpupillary Thermo Therapy (TTT)
12-7-2002: Participated in the Symposium Advances in Ophthalmic Diagnosis and Clinical Applications Clinical Ophthalmology Update 2002 held at Hyderabad as a Panelist.
2-4 August 2002 : Participated in the Golden Jubilee Conference of Tamil Nadu Ophthalmic Society - Golden Eye 2002 held at Tiruchy . He made the following presentations :
Chairman of the Symposium `Ocular Trauma'. He spoke on "Principles in
the Management of Posterior Segment Injuries and Retained Intraocular Foreign Bodies"
Lectures delivered : 1. "Submacular Surgery for CNV - Indications vis-à-vis PDT & TTT" during the Symposium - What's new in Vitreoretinal Surgery. 2. "OCT" during the Symposium - Newer Diabetic Retinopathy
3 - 8 January 2002:
Participated in the 60th Annual Conference of AIOS held at Ahmedabad LECTURES DELIVERED
"Wide Angle Viewing System - BIOM during the Pre-conference Instruction Course".
"Posterior Segment Complications following Anterior Segment Surgery" during the Instruction Course entitled "Global Vision"
Attended Instruction Course entitled "What is New in Ophthalmology & Information Technology.
"Photo Dynamic Therapy" during the Instruction Course entitled "Newer Modalities of Rx for Subforveal Membran
"Transition on New Generation Advance Vitreoretinal Systems" during the "Speakers' Forum" organised by ALCON.
"Lasik & Retina" during the Instruction Course organised by My Healthskape
Attended Instruction Course on "Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery
"Intravitreal Injections" during the Instruction Course `Tackling the Lochness Monster (Endophthalmitis).
"Submacular Surgery" during the Current Status Progam etitled `Rx Approaches in Subfoveal CNV in ARMD'.
Convenor during the Free Paper Session
"Posterior Segment Injury Including two Step Management of Injury" during the Symposium on Ocular Trauma of which he was a Co-Chairman."Lasers for SRNV" during the Update Session `Lasers in Ophthalmology
12-1-2002 : Chief Guest at an Eye Camp organised National Society for the Prevention of Blindness India (Mumbai Branch), Lions' Club, R.T.O. and Godrej & Boyce at Bombay Thane Road, Eastern Express Highway, Vikhroli, Godrej, 2nd Gate.
17-1-2002 : Delivered a Lecture at Ramachandra Medical College to eye doctors on "Recent Advances in Macula", to undergraduates on "Diabetic Retinopathy" at Chennai.
19-1-2002 : Participated in the National Symposium on Ocular Trauma organised by Madras City Ophthalmic Association as an academic celebration of the 75th birthday of his father, Dr. N. S. Sundaram, Ophthalmologist at Chennai and Former Superintendent, Govt. Ophthalmic Hospital, Egmore, Chennai. He delivered a lecture on " Two Step Approach in the Management of Ocular Trauma at Chennai.
20-1-2002 : Felicitated by Bombay Ophthalmologists Association during a felecitation programme for the winners of AIOS elections at Copper Club, Bombay Brasserie Restaurant, Mumbai.
26-1-2002 : Participated in the PDT User Doctors Meet organised by Novartis India at Chennai.
31-1-02-2-2-02 : Invited Guest Speaker at the Scientific Meeting of the Asia Pacific Society of Cornea & Refractive Surgery. He spoke on "Pre-Operative Risk of Retinal Complications in High Myopes Undergoing Myopic LASIK Post-RD Surgery.
10 February 2002: Participated in the 52nd National Conference of Indian Association of Occupational Health with International Update on Occupational Health held at Goa during the VRSI conference. He spoke on "Eye Injuuries Related to Work Place".
2-3-2002 : Participated in the Mini Symposium of Delhi Ophthalmological Society held at Delhi. He gave lectures on "Management of Traumatic Cataract with Retained IOFB" and "Management of Traumatic Cataract and RD"
3-3-2002 : Invited to inaugurate the Photo Dynamic Therapy Laser Machine at Dr. Daljit Singh Eye Hospital during the PDT launch Meeting organized by Novartis India. He spoke on PDT.
10-3-2002 : Invited Guest Speaker at the Meeting of Indian Medical Association (Ahmednagar Branch). He spoke on Hypertension and the Eye
16-3-2002 : Delivered a Guest Lecture at ESI Hospital, Mumbai on "Age Related Macular Degeneration".
30-3-2002 : Invited Special Speaker at the Meeting of Madras Ophthalmological Society held at Chennai. He spoke on "Photodynamic Therapy".
16-18 August 2002: Invited Guest Speaker at the Workshop on `Advances in Vitreoretinal Diseases Management' held at Madurai. He spoke on "Giant Retinal Tear", Advances in Vitreous Instrumentation", "Photodynamic Therapy" and "IOFB Removal - timing, technique & Complications".
25 Aug.2002 : Invited Guest Speaker at the Programme of Phaco Conference held at Pune. He spoke on Posterior Segment Complication of Cataract Surgery.
6-7 Sept. 2002: Conducted the 8th Sanakara Nethralaya Alumni Scientific Meeting at Chennai as the Secretary - S N Alumni..
20 Sept. 2002: Participated in the Retina Foundation Silver Jubilee Symposium held at Ahmedabad. He spoke on "Primary vitrectomy in primary retinal detachment - Indications, specific approaches" and "Wide Angle Viewing Systems during Vitrectomy"
21- 22 Sept. 2002 : Invited Guest Speaker at Annual Conference of OSWB held at Kolkatta. He spoke on the following topics : Age Related Macular degeneration - Blindness of New Millennium in India" during the Major S C Dutt Memorial Oration.
Optical Coherence Tomography in Serial Evaluation of Macular Disease
Possible Optional Treatment after PDT
Wide Angle Viewing System with Diabetic nd Trauma Vitrectomy
27 Sept.2002 : Invited Guest Speaker at the Eye Advance 2002 held at Mumbai.
5-6 October 2002 : Invited Guest Speaker at the 25th Silver Jubilee Annual Conference of Rajasthan Ophthalmological Society held at Kota. He spoke on the Following topics:
Recent Advances in Management of ARMD.
Post Segment Injuries in closed Globe Trauma
New Classification of Trauma
18 - 20-10-2002: Participated in the 27th MP State Ophthalmological Society Conference held at Bhopal and spoke on the following topics :
Photo Dynamic Therapy, Principles, Method, Results and cost benefit ration during the Session `Semi Invasive and Non-invasive treatment techniques'.
Macular Translocation and RPE transplantation is it worth the trouble during the
Session Invasive Techniques
25-27-10-2002 : Invited Guest Speaker at the Annual Conference of MOS held at Nashik.He spoke on the following topics : 1. "Newer Diagnostic Modalities".
2. "Vitrectomy in Diabetic Macular Edema"
3. "Wide Angle Viewing System"
4. "ILM Peeling Under PFCL in Macular Hole with Retinal Detachment"
5. "Role of ICG in Evaluation and Re-treatment - decision in Post-PDT Patients"
6. "OCT Macular Hole"
31-10-2002 : Participated in the Meeting of the Rotary Club of Mumbai Sion held at Hotel Pritam Mid Town and addressed the gathering on Vocations.
17-11-2002 : Invited Guest Speaker at the 6th Anniversary of Diabetes Welfare Trust (Dosti) - Celebration of World Diabetes Week held at Kalidasa Auditorium Mulund.He delivered a guest lecture o "Eye Problems In Diabetes".
20-11-2002 : Invited Guest Speaker at the Meeting of the Rotary Club of Bombay Mid Town held at Taj Mahal Hotel, Mumbai. He addressed the gathering on "Age Related Macular Degeneration".
29-11-2002 - 1-12-2002 : Participated in the Annual Conference of Karnataka Ophthalmic Society (Drishti 2002) held at Kannur. He made the following presentations
29-11-2002-1-12-2002 : Invited Guest Speaker at 29th Annual Conference of Kerala State Ophthalmology Society and the following gave talks on "Bilateral Macular Drusen, its Significance and Evaluation" during the Symposium `Common Retinal Problems in Ophthalmic Practice' and "The role of Optical Coherence Tomography in the Evaluation of macular Diseases" during the Symposium `Newer Advances in Ophthalmology'.
8-12-2002 : Participated in the OBSC Meeting of AIOS as Chairman - Scientific Committee;
17-12-2002 : As the President of NationaL society for Prevention of Blindness (Maharashtra State Branch) actively participated in the opening ceremony of their Centre viz. "Dr. D. B. Kulkarni Eye Check-up Diagnostic Centre"