'Eye Opener' on research activities at LVPEI, organized by the Brien Holden Eye Research Centre, for students from 3 different colleges in the city, highlighted current 'hot topics' in eye research, achievements, included a tour of specific facilities, and had an interactive session; 1st November.
Prof Dipankar Chatterji, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore; Prof Partha Pratim Majumder, National Institute of Biomedical Genetics, Kalyani, WB; Dr Ghanshyam Swarup, Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology, Hyderabad; Dr Neeraj Jain, National Brain Research Centre, Manesar, Haryana; Research Advisory Board meeting of HERF; 24 November.
Prof Michael T Trese, MD, Beaumont School of Medicine and Wayne State University School of Medicine, Michigan; Guest Lecture on 'Wide-Field Imaging & FEVR'; 7 November.
Dr Usha Chakravarthy, Professor of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences, Royal Victoria Hospital and Queens University of Belfast, Northern Ireland; Guest lecture on 'Geographic Atrophy in the Anti VEGF Era: Fact or Myth'; 21 November.
Dr Syumarti, Consultant Ophthalmologist;
Dr Nina Ratnaningsih, Head of collaboration;
Dr Erna Tjahyaningtyas, Head of Eye Bank; Cicendo Eye Hospital National Center of Eye Health, Bandung, Indonesia; 14-15 November.
Dr Subhas Bhowmick, (Formulation); Dr CT Rao (Medicinal Chemistry); Dr Ajay Khopade (Formulation); Dr Atul Raut (Clinical Research); Dr Sanjay Mandhane (Preclinical Formulation); Mr Narendra Lakkad (Business Development); Mr Abhijeet Joshi (Clinical Research); Sun Pharma; 15 November.
Mrs Gayathri and Mr GSS Moorthy, S Ranganathan Charitable Foundation; 12 November.
Universal Care Foundation of India (UCFI) donated bed linen for nonpaying patients; 22 November.
Retina and Uvea Preceptorship Program conducted in collaboration with Allergan India pvt ltd for Ophthalmologists from Thailand; 14-15 November.
ReLOAD a review meeting for 'Re-Learning On Advancement And Development' was conducted in collaboration with Alcon for fellows posted in periphery centres; 16 November.
Ms Barinder Patel, Mr Terry Meacham and
Mr Robert Dorman, University of Rochester, USA, visited the Bijnapally and Nagarkurnool Vision Centres, and the secondary care centre at Thoodukuthy on 17th November.