LVPEI faculty, Dr Subhadra Jalali delivered the Prof T Gopinathan Menon gold medal oration at the Cochin Ophthalmic Club meeting on 6 August 2017. The title of her talk was, The ROP Blinding Epidemic - Where are the Gaps? On 5 August, she also was the faculty instructor for a session on electrophysiology and newborn retinal diseases meant for post graduate students.