Lectures in various Symposia, Workshop & Conferences - (International)
21st-24th.11.2019 Asia Pacific Vitreo Retina Society (APVRS) Congress, Shanghai, China
1.Lecture - Using Offline AI on a smart phone for DR Screening during the Opening ceremony of Inauguration of International Consultation Center for Challenging Cases. (C-MER)
2.Speaker - Traumatic Endophthalmitis, session- Surgical Retina (Challenges in surgical retina 1).
3.Speaker - Hereditary Retinal Disorders and Gene Therapy - Where are we?, session - Pediatric Retina :Epidemiology, Screening and Diagnosis
8th-12th.11.2019 Attended the 51st RANZCO Annual Scientific Congress, Sydney
1.Poster - Performance of an "offline" Deep-Learning Algorithm on a Smartphone vs Manual Ophthalmic Grading for Detecting Referable Diabetic Retinopathy in a Large Scale, Prospective Study using health workers, with no prior experience in Retinal Imaging in Mumbai, India
10th-15th.10.2019 American Academy Ophthalmology ( AAO), San Franscisco
1.Video - Subretinal Scar Tissue. Removal in case of Retinal Detachment and AMD
2.Chairperson - Symposium, Endophthalmitis: Prophylaxis & Management
3.Lecture - Vitrectomy in Endopthalmitis
4.Chairperson - IC, Ocular and ocular adnexal Trauma - Principles, Challenges & Enhancing outcomes
3rd-05th.10.2019 1. Attended 32nd Annual Meetig of Asia Pacific Association of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons (APACRS), Kyoto.
5th-08th.09.2019 19th Eurretina Congress, Paris
1.IC Course - Forlini Trauma School, was the Faculty and delivered a lecture on "Management of complex pellet ocular trauma.
2.Chariperson - for the FP session, AMD III
3.Lecture - "Taming traumatized detachments,IOFBs, and expulsives" during the VRSI Sympoium - Conquering complex Surgical Scenarios:Pearls and Pitfalls. 4. Chairperson- for the ISOT symposium - Retina Surgery in Challenging Situations of Ocular Trauma
26th-30th.07.2019 37th Annual Meeting of American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS), Chicago, IL USA
1.Lecture - "Reaching the unreached - global health research in naïve patient populations" , NIH - NEI Global Health Vision
2.IC Course - Faculty, Secrets of PDR (Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy)
3.IC Course - Conducted, Intricacies ofComplex VR Surgeries
20th-22nd.06.2019 XV Congresso Sul-brasileiro de Oftalmologia, Centro de Exposições BarraShopping SULBRA- 2019, Brazil
1.Lecture - Traumatic PVR including pellet ocular trauma
2.Lecture - Screening through tele ophthalmology to prevent diabetic blindness - S.T.O.P. Blindness
3.Lecture -What's the difference b/W conventional & Widefield Retinogeophy?
6th-9th.06.2019 FLORETINA - 2019, Italy
Lecture - A Novel Vitreous Surgery to remove Intraocular Cysticercosis for the session "Uveitis"
6th-7th.06.2019 European Eye Epidemiology (E3) Congress, Belfast
Review of Epidemiology Data of Diabetic Retinopathy in India
24th-26th.04.2019 IOF - AIAV, China
Lecture - Use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the Community Screening AI for the session, "AI & Medicine".
15th-18th.04.2019 25th Congress of Ocular Trauma & Integrative Ophthalmic Surgery of China, Chengdu
Lecture - IOFB Pellet Ocular Truama.
25th.03.2019-3rd.04.2019 ARVO, Vancouver
Lecture - Reaching the Unreachable: Unique Patient Populations for Eye Research during the session," Addressing global blindness through international research collaborations - Next frontier for 2020"
20th-24th.03.2019 RWC, Florida
1.Chairperson - Diabetic Vitrectomy 2.Panelists - Trauma and Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy Surgery and delivered a talk on Ocular Trauma New updates for the session. 3.Chairperson - First time presentations of clinical trials and late breakers.
16.03.2019 INTRIS 2019 and Pacific Retina Club, California
Lecture - Validation of Medios: An Offline Smartphone-Based AI in Automated Diabetic Retinopathy Screening using the Remidio Non Mydriatic Fundus on Phone (NM FOP)
15.03.2019 USC Roski Eye Institute, Los Angeles
Lecture - Management of Complex Ocular Trauma
18th-20th.09.2018 RANZCO - 2018, Adelaide, Australia
Represented AIOS and delivered a Lecture - Retinal and Battlefield injuries.
21st-22nd.09.2018 EURETINA - 2018, Vienna
1.IC organiser - Challenging and Complicated Vitreoretinal Surgeries and delivered a talk on Expulsive Choroidal Haemorrhage. 2.Lecture - Unusual Intraocular Foreign Body during the Instruction Course, Forlini Trauma School.
7th-8th.09.2018 5th EUROLAM Retina, Quito, Ecuador
1.Lecture - S.T.O.P. Blindness, a nationwide initiative in India during the symposium "Diabetic Macular Edema". 2.Lecture - Pellet Ocular Taurma- A unique challenge during the symposium "Ocular Trauma" 3.Lecture - Conquer the demon - Expulsive Haemorrhage at the session, "Retina Quirurgica."
28.6.2018 Global Eye Genetis Consortium meeting at China, Chongqing
21-24.6.2018 SAARC Academy of Ophthalmolgy Conference at Kathmandu, Nepal 1.Talk on ' Gene therapy and Retinal stem cell therapy for Retinal Degeneration - where are we? 2.Talk on 200 glorious years of ophthalmology 3.Talk on Challenges on Pellet Ocular Trauma. 4.Talk on ' Updates on Global Eye Genetis Consortium'
16-19.6.2018 World Ophthalmology Congress at Barcelona 1.Chairman for session on Paediatric eye and adnexa trauma. 2.Talk on Sports injuries in children. 3.Chairman for session on ' update on management of posterior segment trauma 4.Talk on Pellet ocular trauma 5.Talk on Goals and Procedures on Indian Journal of Ophthalmology 6.Chairman for session on ' How to Publish a manuscript: tips and pitfalls 7.Talk on 'Hand held applications in journal publishing
8.6.2018 13th Congress of International Ocular Trauma Society
-Chairperson for session on Joint session of the Asia-Pacific Ophthalmic Trauma Society (APOTS), the Ophthalmic Trauma Society of India (OTSI),and the International Society of Ocular Trauma (ISOT).
-Talk on 'Leadership & Initiatives of OTSI & APOTS & collaboration with International Ocular Trauma Societies'
-Talk on 'Management of patients with pellet gun-related ocular injuries in Kashmir'
-Talk on 'Multi- step management in case of globe rupture'
30.4.18-2.5.18 Attended Retina International Scientific and Medical Advisory Board Meeting held during the Association for Research on Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) meeting at Honolulu. Talk on -"Impact of 777 Pellet Gun Ocular Injuries in Kashmir"
23-25.03.18 Cogan Ophthalmic History Society 31st Annual Meeting Tampa, Florid -Talk on 200 Glorious Years of Indian Ophthalmolog
8-11.02.18 Attended APAO 2018 33rd Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Congress in conjunction with the 29th Hong Kong Ophthalmological Symposium held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center, Hong Kong. Talk on -'"Introduction (Including Cricket Ball Injuries) and Indian Experience" Talk on -'"Management of Pellet Ocular Trauma" Asian Eye Genetics Meeting at 2018 Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology in Hong Kong
8-10.12.2017 APVRS 2017 at Malaysia Talk on ' Pellet Ocular Trauma'
24-25.11.2017 ESASO day on 'New aspects of retinal diseases and glaucoma' at Lublin, Poland.Talk in Trauma Course: Preoperative Assessment: Clinical Exam, Imaging, Case Selection.
11-14.11.2017 Attened American Academy of Ophthalmology Conference
1.IC course on Newer Advances in Vitreo-retinal Surgeries: Tools and Techniques along with Dr. Alay Bankar ,Dr. Tamer Mahmoud Dr. Rishi Singh ,Dr Stanislao Rizzo
2.Participated in Instruction course by Dr Rupesh Agrawal : Ophthalmic Trauma: Principles and Concepts.Gave talk on Nuts and bolts in management of intraocular foreign body ( video assisted)
27.10.2017 Attended Georgian-Indian Ophthalmology Day at Tbilisi State, Georgia Presentation Topic: Complications & Management in VR Surgeries
21-22.09.2017 Attended The Interregional Scientific and Practical Conference "Modern Technologies in Ophthalmology" dedicated to the 95th anniversary of the Udmurt Clinical Ophthalmological Hospital.Talk on : Recent advances in surgical management of proliferative diabetic retinopathy
Dec 2017 -Diabetic Macular Edema associations with multiple comorbidities: data from DIAMOND - ME study. International Diabetes Federation Congress Abu Dhabi. -Quantitative measurement of retinal thickness in diabetic retinopathy and qualitative correlation between the retinal thickness and visual acuity. Challenges in Diabetes 2017. Won Second Prize
13.9.2017 Quantitative measurement of retinal thickness in diabetic retinopathy and qualitative correlation between the retinal thickness and visual acuity.53rd EASD Annual Meeting Lisbon.
7-10.9.2017 EURETINA 2017 at Barcelona
1. Talk on 'VR surgery for pellet ocular trauma -A great challenge'
2. Chairperson on session on 'Complex Situations in Vitreo-Retina Practice: Learning from the Masters'
3. Talk on 'Pellet ocular trauma - A challenge for VR surgeon'
4. Chairperson for session on 'VitreoRetinal Surgery'
5. Talk on 'Impact of 777 pellet gun ocular injuries in Kashmir'
11-13.8.2017 ASRS 2017 at Boston
1.Talk on 'Management of Pellet ocular Trauma: A Challenge for Vitreo Retinal Surgeon "
2.Talk on 'Impact of 777 Pellet Gun Ocular Injuries in Kashmir'
3.Talk on 'An Interesting case of Open Globe Injury'
4. E-poster on 'A Novel Intraocular Foreign Body Removal Forceps- The Claw'
12.6.2017 Diabetic Retinopathy Grade as a predictive marker of severity of Cardiovascular disease and Mortality.77th Annual American Diabetes Association Conference, San Diego.
29.5.2017-3.6.2017 Attended The ESASO module on "Intermediate & Advanced Surgical Retina" in Lugano as a faculty
30/5: Talk on ' Pits and Pearls for principle steps of Vitrectomy'
31/5: Wet-Lab/Dry-Lab video session
1/6:
Talk 1- Management of vitreous traction with ocriplasmin or pneumatic vitreolysis
Talk 2: Lamellar and full thickness Macular Hole repair techniques
Talk 3: Scleral buckling for macular hole and macular schisis in high myopic eye
Talk 4: Tamponades in macular
surgery 2/6 :
Talk 1: Tractional Retinal Detachment
Talk 2: Submacular Surgery Talk 2 Complexities in Vitreoretinal Surgery
11-13.05.2017 9th "Mediterretina Club" International Meeting at Parma Italy
Talk on "Controversies in ocular trauma"
Talk on "An Epidemic of Pellet trauma (POT); A great challenge for Vitreo Retinal surgeon "
27-30.04.2017 FLOREtina Congress, at Florence Speech: Vitreous Surgery for Pellet Ocular Trauma
27-28.01.2017 1st Conference of the Ophthalmology Journal - Update in Ophthalmology at Lublin, Poland
Chairperson for session on 'Grey's Anatomy'
Talk on 'Update of ocular trauma-posterior segment'
27-28.1.2017 Attended 16th Afro - Asian Congress of Ophthalmology & 5th Mediterranean Retina Meeting at Istanbul, Turkey and gave lecture on "Densiron Infusion Sandwich Technique" during the session Retina Detachment.
14-19.10.2016 Attended American Academy of Ophthalmology Conference at McCormick Place, Chicago Delivered IC course on '27G- Way to go' With other instructors : Prof. Dr. Marco Mura MD, Dr. Pravin U Dugel MD, Dr. Yusuke Oshima MD, Dr. Tamer Mahmoud MD
3-6.10.2016 International Symposium on Experimental Robotics (ISER 2016) at Tokyo Japan Talk on 'Association of A69S missense polymorphism of ARMS2 gene with age-related macular degeneration in indian population'
24-30.08.2012 American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS) Las Vegas
Conducted IC course at ASRS: Newer advances in vitreo-retinal surgeries
Poster presentation: Ozurdex in DME & Utility of fundus autofluorescence
Films: Densiron Infusion Sandwich Technique & Management of IPCV
12-13.06.2012 Attended 16th Afro - Asian Congress of Ophthalmology & 5th Mediterranean Retina Meeting at Istanbul, Turkey and gave lecture on "Densiron Infusion Sandwich Technique" during the session Retina Detachment.
31.05-03.06.12 APACRS Board of Officers meeting 2012 at the Shanghai International Convention Centre, China
26-28.04.2012 Servier/Serdia Paris meet
11-17.04.2012 Attended Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) Busan Conference and gave lecture on "Strategic Planning in Management of Traumatic Endophthalmitis".
Video - "Pole to pole surgery in Ocular Trauma Cases"
08-13.03.2012 Attended Frankfurt Retina Meet 2012, Germany
02-04-03.2012 Jakarta Eye Centre, Indonesia
17-18.02.2012 WOC Abu Dhabi, UAE
12-14.01.2012 7th Pan-Hellenic Vitreo-Retinal Meeting at Athens by Greek Vitreo Retinal Society
"Densiron in 23G Vitrectomy for chronic inferior RD Relevance of Scleral Buckling vs Vitrectomy in RD: My experience over 25 years"
16-17.12.2011 Tun Hussein National Eye Hospital, Malaysia
"Management of Ocular Trauma - A Dilema"
"Gauges through Ages - Modern Micro Incision Vitreo Retinal Surgery"
13-16.11.2011 IOIS Conference at Goa (India)
14-16.10.2011 APACRS, Seoul, Korea
16-17.09.2011 ICO Meeting, Malaysia
22-24.08.2011 American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS) 29th Annual meeting at Boston, USA. #6096 Instructional Course. Practical Evidence-based Pearls in the Diagnosis and Management of Endophthalmitis. Surgical Management of Endogenous Endophthalmitis.
10-12.06.2011 ReVEAL 2011, Tashkent, Uzbekistan Tashkent, Uzbekistan
04-07.06.2011 Joint Congress of SOE/AAO 2011, Geneva Palexpo, Switzerland
28-29.04.2011 The Retina Today 2011 Meeting - Tel-Aviv, Israel.
Presentations during the Vitreo Retinal Surgery Session:
- Recent Advances in Heavy Silicon Oil Infusion in VR Surgery
- Usage of Intrector
- 27G Vitrectomy
20-24.03.2011 APAO Sydney 2011 Sydney, Australia
- Leadership Development Programme
- Visited Melbourne University
05.03.2011 SAO Retina Oration, SAARC - Dhaka, Bangladesh
He gave speech on "Bionic Eye - where we stand"
Also performed Macular Hole - live surgery"
25-27.11.2010 2nd Qatari Ophthalmology Conference on "Ocular Trauma", Al Sharq Village and Spa, Doha, Qatar
18-19.09.2010 9th International Advanced Vitreoretinal Surgery Course, Stockholm (Sweden)
23-27.06.2010 ISOT, Argentina - Ocular Trauma Pearls from India
Stepwise Management of Ocular Trauma
- Open Floor : Interactive Session
18-19.03.2010 Participated in the VIII International Conference "Modern Technologies in Vitreoretinal Pathology Treatment - 2010" organized by Russian Society of Ophthalmologists held at Moscow. Topic "Use of heavy silicon oils in retinal detachments".
23-26.10.2009 American Academy of Ophthalmology, San Francisco, CA, USA
American Academy of Ophthalmology the Board of Trustees presents this ACHIVEMENT AWARD to Dr. S. Natarajan, MD for many years of distinguished service in the programs of this society 2009.
AAO LDP - PAAO Curso Alumni Reception
Dr. Rajvardhan Azad's Instruction Course "Minimally Invasive Vitreous Surgery: Sutureless 20 - 23 and 25 Gauge Systems.
30.9-04.10.09 RETINA CONGRESS 2009, The Sheraton Hotel, New York
Poster Presentation:
Title: Macular Volumetric analysis on OCT following and Injection of intravitreal dexamethasone + avastin Vs IVTA in diabetic macular edema.
Video Presentation:
Title: Vitreoretinal Surgery - The Sutureless Way: Realization of a Dream
Presented two topic at ALCON Advancements in Surgical Technology & Efficiency
26-29.08.2009 12th VITREORETINAL SYMPOSIUM-2009, Frankfurt, Marburg
14-17.06.2009 Title: "Paediatric Ocular Trauma" during European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE)
Limca Book of Records
AAO - Academy Achievement Award
S.S.M.Oration Award
27-28.03.2009 Middle East African Council of Ophthalmology (MEACO) Bahrain
Session: "Age Related Macular Degeneration - Update (AMD) &Antiangiogenesis"
Title: "Micro current Neuromodulation in the management of dry Age Related Macular Degeneration - a pilot study"
19-21.03.2009 DORC-Belgium - 10th Antwerp Vitreo Retinal Course, Belgium
Session: "Surgical Techniques"
Title: "Management of Retinal Detachment with PVR using 23G system"
Session: "Sutureless Surgery"
Title: "Combined Sutureless Buckling and Faco"
Title: "23G Sutureless and Heavy Silicone Oil"
27.02-01.03.09 VKH-Sarcoid 2009 Symposium, Singapore
Symposium 3: "Clinical Investigations"
Speaker: "Fundus Fluorescein Angiogaphy"
Symposium 6: "Complications & Management"
Speaker: "Choroidal Neovascularisation"
27-30.11.2008 21st APACRS Annual Meeting, Bangkok, Thailand
07-12.11.2008 American Academy of Ophthalmology, Atlanta, Georgia
25.10.2008 NHG Eye Institute International Ophthalmology Congress, Singapore
Symposium IV: New Imaging Tools and Laser Therapeutics
"Trion, heralding a new age in Advanced Laster Treatment Solutions"
09-11.10.2008 Annual Scientific Session of College of Ophthalmologists of Srilanka Eye Hospital, Colombo - 10
"23 G Sutureless Vitrectomy with Heavy Silicon oil in the Management of Retinal Detachment with PVR"
25-28.09.2008 41st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Retina Society, Fairmount Scottsdale, Arizona
"Fluorescein & Interesting Retinal Cases Conference"
"Micro-current Neuromodulation (MCN) in Dry Age Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)"
11-13.07.08 Attended the 46th Annual Symposium of International Society for Clinical Electrophyisiology of Vision (ISCEV) at Morgantown, U.S.A and spoke on "Micro-current Neuromodulation in the Management of Dry Age Related Macular Degeneration".
28.06-02.07.08 Attended the World Ophthalmology Congress at Hong Kong and gave lecture on "Newer Illumination Systems for PPV".
13-15.06.08 Attended Mediterranean Retina III Meeting at Istanbul, Turkey and gave guest lecture on "Sutureless Vitreoretinal Surgery".
19-22.06.08 Attended the 21st Annual Conference of the German Retina Society held jointly with the 8th Symposium of the International Society of Ocular Trauma and spoke on "Two Step approach of Ocular Trauma".
22-25.05.08 Invited Guest Faculty at the Euretina Congress at Austria Center, Vienna, Austria and gave following lectures:
Intravitreal Anti VEGF in the management of coat's diseases in childhood
Innovation in the management of Ocular Truama - 2 step approach in Ocular Trauma Management.
Combined Phacos, Scleral Buckling with 23G Vitrectomy using Fibrin glue. Is the sutureless dream finally achieved?
15-18.05.08 Invited Guest Faculty at the 11th Vitreoretinal Symposium held at Marburg, Frankfurt, Germany and gave lecture on "Sutureless Vitreo Retinal Surgery".
02-06.04.08 Invited Guest Faculty at the Annual Conference of Regional Conference of Occupational Health, Malaysia and gave lecture on "Occupational Eye Injuries" during the programme Society of Occupational & Environmental Medicine.
13-15.09.07 Attended Ravenna International Courses in Ophthalmology at Ravenna, Italy and gave lecture on "Management of Intra-Ocular Foreign Body Traumatic Endophthalmitis".
06-08.07.07 International Conference of Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgeons (MSICS) at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Theme: "VISION UNIVERSAL - Prevention of Blindness & Sight for All". Symposium on "Management of Dislocated IOL".
31.05-02.06.07 10th Special Vitreoretinal Symposium at Frankfurt - Marburg 2007
17-20.05.07 He attended the 7th Congress of the European Society of Retina Specialists "EURETINA" held in Monte Carlo, Monaco. Presented free paper on "Two step management of ocular trauma" during the free paper session Surgical Retina & Macular Surgery.
21-25.03.07 Attended the 5th International Symposium Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Disease & Sympathetic Ophthalmia at Japan and gave lecture on:
Non-Surgical Management of Complications in VKH.
Vitreous Surgery in the Management of Sympathetic Ophthalmia.
Poster presentation on "Optical Cohorence Tomography in Macular Disorders".
10.06.2006 Dr. S. Natarajan was honored with the "Distinguished Service Award" bestowed by the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO) during the 21st APAO congress in Singapore June 10-15, 2006. In this congress he was also invited to speak on the following topics:
Role of PHP in ARMD.
Management of Submacular Hemorrhage associated with ARMD.
09.06.2006 Dr. S. Natarajan was invited by Novartis Ophthalmics for the Asia Pacific Medical Retina Advisory Board meeting in Singapore on June 9, 2006.
18-21.05.2006 Dr. S. Natarajan was invited for the EURETINA international congress held at Portugal.
07-11.05.2006 Dr. S. Natarajan was invited as a guest faculty for Eye Trendz - 2006, Sea Cruise, International Ophthalmic Conference. He covered on the following topics:
"Stem Cell treatment in ARMD" in Future Trends session.
"PDT" in Retina session.
18-25.02.2006 Dr. S. Natarajan attended World Ophthalmological Congress. During this conference he also gave a talk on various topics & was Chairman, Co-Chairman, Moderator & Convener for various sessions that includes the following:
HIV Retinopathy - New Development in Understanding and Treatment of HIV-Related Eye Disease.
POTPOURRI - AIOS - Taste From India.
20.01.2006 Dr. S. Natarajan represented All India Ophthalmologist Society at the Leader Ship Development (LDP) by American Academy of Ophthalmology between January 20-22, 2006.
19-20.11.05 Dr. S. Natarajan was invited for the first Indo Israel Ophthalmic Congress, Conceptualized by Prof. Blumenthal. He gave a talk on Surgery for Vein Occlusion in the Vitreo Retinal Surgery Update session for 10 minutes.
Dr. S. Natarajan Participated in the Annual Conference of the American Academy of Ophthalmology held at Chicago, Illinois. He gave a talk on "Endoscopy in Ophthalmology" & also spoke on "IC-Wide Angle Observation Sys" for 'Instruction Course' Session.
15-18.10.05 Scientific Committee of American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) and All India Ophthalmological Society (AIOS) chosen Dr. S. Natarajan, Chairman, Scientific Committee - AIOS to participate in the AAO's 2005-06 "Leadership Development Programme (LDP).
07-10.04.05 He attended the "Joint Meeting of the VIII International Congress of the Pan Arab African Council of Ophthalmology (PAACO) and the XII UAE International Ophthalmic Conference of the Emirates Medical Association" held in Dubai and his participation were as follows:
He was invited as one of the faculty for the Instruction Course - "Advanced Pars Plana Vitrectomy" and spoke on "Wide Angle Observation System for Vitreo Retinal Surgery".
He also gave a talk on "Endoscopic PEELS" during the session Vitreo Retinal Update - I.
31.03.05 He attended the "20th Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Congress" in Malaysia and his participation were as follows:
He conducted the Instruction Course - "How to do good vitrectomy? For beginners". During the same he spoke on "Visualization system: contact / noncontact, wide field, BIOM"; "Management of small pupil: pharmacological / iris hook"; "Need for training - fellowship & wetlab surgery"
He was invited to be one of the faculty for the APACRS Symposium and he spoke on "Vitreous Surgery for cataract surgery complications".
He was also invited to give a talk for Vitreo Retinal Symposium and he gave a talk on "Endoscopic PEELS".
24-26.09.04 He was invited to attend the "Visudyne National Advisory Board" in Dubai and presented the "PDT data in India".
12-16.09.04 He attended the 4th European Vitreoretinal Society Meeting- in Istanbul and performed Live Surgery on "25Guage in Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy with Tractional Retinal Detachment". He spoke on "25Guage Vitrectomy - Our initial experience". Besides this, he presented poster titled - "Transceleral Diopexy peripheral retinal ablation" and also the video titled- "Vitrectomy with intravitreal steroid".
16-20.08.04 His contributions for the 22nd Annual Meeting of American Society of Retina Specialists which was held in San Diego, California was as follows:
Video Session: i) Epeels. ii) Internal Resection of Choroidal Melanoma.
Poster Session: i) Use of New Curved vitreous instruments for vitreous base Surgery.
03-06.06.04 Dr. S. Natarajan attended the 7th Vitreoretinal Symposium held in Frankfurt, Germany. He was the invited Guest Faculty and spoke on "Endoscopic PEELS". He also participated as the Leadership (Teaching Faculty) during the session "European Vitreo Retinal Training School" focusing on "Hands on machines", Pre-op eyes and training in a simulator.
01.06.04 He spoke on "Endoscopy" during the Bombay Ophthalmologist's Association (BOA)- Singapore National Eye Centre (SNEC) Academic Meet in Singapore.
16-30.05.04 He visited Doheny Eye Institute in Los Angeles, California to learn new developments in Ophthalmology in "Artificial Retina", "Retina Vein Cannulation" and "Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology". He also gave a lecture in "Retina Detachment" which was well received by all the attendees. He learned to operate animals for implanting retinal chip under the guidance of Dr. Mark Humayun & Dr. Eugene de Juan.
26.04.04 He visited the Artificial Retina Lab at Phillips University in Marburg to setup the same in Mumbai.
15.09.2003 He was invited for the joint meeting of 3rd European Vitreo Retinal Society Meeting and 6th International Society of Ocular Trauma Meeting and gave a talk on 'Vitreo Retinal Surgery in Ocular Trauma'. He was also the Moderator for the Symposium: "MY EXPERIENCE" Large Cases Series.
12.09.2003 He was invited as the Guest Speaker in a Minisymposium of 'New Developments in VR Surgery, Actual VR Problems & Ocular Trauma' organised by Comenius University School of Medicine which was held in Bratislava and spoke on "Surgical Innovations in VR Surgery".
29.06.2003 He was invited as a Chief Speaker for PDT Seminar which was held at Dhaka. He spoke on 'Photodynamic for Subfoveal CNV for 1.1/2 hrs.'
12-14.06.2003 Participated in the 6th Vitreo Retinal Symposium (6th VRS) held at Frankfurt- Germany. He was one of the chairpersons for the session 'Modern Vitreo Retinal Instruments'. He was invited as a Guest Faculty during the same session and gave a talk on 'Endoscopic PEELS' (Pigment Epithelial Endoscopic Laser Surgery)
20-23.10.2002 Participated in the 2002 Joint Meeting of American Academy of Ophthalmology held at Orlando. He spoke on "Controversies in Management of Retained Intraocular Foreign Bodies' during the instruction course entitled "Controversies in the Management of Open-globe Injuries".
10-12.8.01 Invited Guest Speaker at the NIDUS Programme on `Diabetes Update' organised by USV Limited at Bangkok. He spoke on "Retinopathy during the Session`The Theory and Practice of Insulins'.
3-7.06.01 Invited Guest Speaker at the XIII Congress of European Society of Ophthalmology held at Istanbul, Turkey.
10-14.03.2001 Invited guest Speaker at 18th Congress of the Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology held at Taipei, Taiwan. He made the following presentations:
Our Experience with Transpupillary Thermotherapy.
Our Experience with Photo Dynamic Therapy.
Vitrectomy in Posterior Uveitis.
He also participated in the Symposium titled "Current Concepts in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Ocular Infections". He spoke on "Vitreoretinal Surgery in Posterior Ocular Infection".
30.11-04.12.00 Invited guest speaker at the Singapore National Eye Centre 10th Anniversary International Ophthalmic congress held at Singapore. He made the following presentations:
He gave a guest lecture on "Transpupillary Thermo Therapy (TTT) in the Treatment of Subfoveal Occult Choroidal Neovascularistion".
He presented the following first PDT paper from India titled "Our Experience With Photo Dynamic Therapy (PDT) in Pigmented Eyes" during the Ciba Vision Breakfast Symposium on Visudyne in Photodynamic Therapy.
Dr. S. Natarajan was the only Indian faculty and panelist of the Vitrectomy Masterclass Open Session along with Dr. Ang Chong Lye, Dr. Doric Wong, Dr. Steve Charles and Dr. Susanne Binder.
14-16.09.00 Participated in the VIIth Ophthalmological Congress of SAARC Countries held at Colombo, Srilanka as Guest Speaker. He spoke on the following topics: 56. Macular Rotation Surgery.
Photo Dynamic Therapy (PDT) and Transpupillary Thermo Therapy (TTT) - Newer Modalities of Treatment for ARMD.
He also organised a Symposium on `Management of Ocular Trauma (System)' and spoke on "Post Segment Trauma".
6-9.07.00 Invited Guest Faculty at the 5th International Symposium on Ocular Trauma held at Montreal, Canada. He spoke on the following topics:
Traumatic Macular Hole during the session on "Posterior Segment Surgery".
Two step approach for Management of Ocular Trauma during the session "Posterior Segment Surgery".
21-23.06.00 Invited Guest Faculty at the VI International Ocular Inflammation Symposium held at Istanbul, Turkey. He spoke on the following topics:
Eales Disease - An Analysis.
Fluorescein Angiography of Posterior Uveitis.
1-2.10.99 He was Invited Guest Speaker at the Second Vitreo Retinal Symposium held at Marburg, Frankfurt. Gave guest lecture on:
"Management of Expulsive Haemorrhage" during the session "New Methods (Instrumentation)".
21-25.09.99 Invited Guest Faculty at the 17th Annual Meeting (ROMA '99) of American Vitreous Society.
12-13.03.99 Invited Guest speaker at the Advanced Vitreo Retinal Course held at Antwerp, Belgium. He spoke on:
"Vitreous Surgery for Cracker Injury"
28-30.11.98 Invited Guest Speaker at the 3rd SNEC International Meeting and 11th International Meeting on Cataract Implant, Microsurgery and Refractive Keratoplasty held at Singapore. He spoke on the following topics:
Vitreous Surgery in Cataract during the Alcon Breakfast Symposium.
Vitrectomy for Dropped Nucleus during the Symposium on Cataract & the Posterior Segment.
27-09-98 Invited Guest Speaker at the 5th Ophthalmological Congress of SAARC countries. He spoke on the following topics: 68. Legal Ethical Marketing, during the session "Community Ophthalmology".
Vitrectomy - Current Indications, Results and Care, during the session "Endophthalmitis".
17-23.09.98 Invited Guest Speaker at the 15th Annual Meeting of the Vitreous Society held at New Orleans, U.S.A. He presented his paper titled "Management of Subretinal Cysticercosis" and the following posters:
Use of Perfluoro Carbon Liquids in Retinal Detachment without Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy.
The Risk for postoperative Vitreous Haemorrhage.
Use of New Curved Vitreous Instruments for Vitreous based surgery.
21-26.06.98 Invited Guest Speaker at the XXVIII International Congress of Ophthalmology held at Amsterdam, The Netherlands. He made the following oral presentation:
Session: Vitreous Retina.
Unusual Intraocular Foreign Bodies.
Use of New Curved Vitreous Instruments for Vitreous base Surgery.
Session: Sports and Vision.
Posterior Segment Trauma - An Analysis.
17-18.04.98 Invited Guest Faculty at the International Conference on Retinal Microsurgery & Retinal Transplantation at Vienna, Austria. He spoke on:
"Subretinal Cysticercosis".
28.02-02.03.98 Invited Guest Speaker at the Frankfurt Retina Meeting held at Frankfurt, Germany. He presented a video on "Management of Expulsive Haemorrhage".
13-15.12.97 Invited Guest Faculty at the Annual Meeting of Pakistan Ophthalmological Society held at Lahore. He spoke on the following subjects:
Management of Penetrating Trauma and IOFB.
Wide Angle Observation System in Vitreous Surgery.
Management of Intraocular Cysticercosis.
New Curved Vitreous Instruments for Vitreous base Surgery.
A New Assistant Assisted Four Port Vitrectomy System.
9-12.10.97 Invited Guest Speaker at the Macula Meeting 1997 held at Singapore. He also demonstrated live surgery and spoke on the following topics:
Different Approaches to Management.
A New Assistant Assisted Four Port Vitrectomy Technique for Diabetic Traction Detachment.
Participated in the session on "Remarkable Retinas".
17-23.09.97 Attended the 15th Annual Meeting of the Vitreous Society and presented paper titled:
"Management of subretinal cysticercosis"
15-17.08.97 Invited Guest Speaker at the Annual Scientific Meeting of the College of Ophthalmologists of Sri Lanka at Sri Lanka. He spoke on:
Management of Posterior Dislocated Lenses and IOLs.
Recent Advances in Wide Angle Observation System.
Diabetic Tractional Detachment.
19-20.04.97 Attended the Frankfurt Retina Meeting held at Frankfurt, Germany as a Guest Speaker and spoke on:
"Use of perfluorocarbon liquids in non PVR cases".
17-18.04.97 Attended the XXXIIIrd Symposium Retino Logicum at Poznan, Poland as a Guest Speaker and spoke on:
Comparison of vitrectomy with and without perfluorocarbon liquids in eyes with proliferative vitreoretinopathy".
"Post operative visual acuity in macula of Rhegmatogenous retinal detachments.
5-6.03.97 Attended the XVI Congress of Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology held at Kathmandu. During the session on "Ocular Trauma" spoke on:
"Two step approach in the management of ocular trauma".
19-22.11.96 Attended the 8th U.A.E. Ophthalmic Conference held at Abu Dhabi as an invited Guest Speaker and spoke on:
"Vitreous surgery for endophthalmitis".
18-19.11.96 Attended the symposium "A Tribute to Dr. Relja Zivojnovic" held at Antwerp, Belgium to honour Dr. Zivojnovic for his 35 years of service in the field of Ophthalmology. Invited Guest Speaker and spoke on:
"Management of expulsive haemorrhage".
1-6.09.96 The only Indian who attended the XXth Meeting of the Club Jules Gonin and 29th Annual Scientific Session of the Retina Society held at Bern, Switzerland. Presented paper titled:
"Use of new curved vitreous cutter with BIOM in managing phakic retinal detachment with proliferative vitreoretinopathy".
30-31.08.96 Attended the "Retinal Updates 1996" organised by the Ophthalmological Society of the Malaysian Medical Association at Pennang, Malaysia as an invited Guest Speaker and spoke on:
"Management of posterior segment complications in ocular trauma"
"Surgical management of PVR"
"Surgical management of ocular cysticercosis"
29.08.96 Attended the teaching programme organised by Singapore National Eye Centre at Singapore as Guest Speaker and delivered lectures on:
"Management of posterior segment complications in ocular trauma"
"Surgical management of ocular cysticercosis"
17-18.08.96 Attended the Fifth Annual Scientific Session of the College of Ophthalmologists of Srilanka held at Colombo, Srilanka as a Guest Speaker and spoke on:
"Management of globe perforation due to retrobulbar and periocular injections".
"Management of posterior segment complications of phacoemulsification".
25-26.12.95 Attended Vitreo Retinal Symposium Conference as a guest teaching faculty at Nepal Ophthalmic Society, Nepal.
18-20.08.95 Attended the 4th Annual Congress of The College of Ophthalmologists of Sri Lanka, and presented the following papers:
A new assistant assisted 4 port vitreous surgery system latest advances.
Advantages of BIOM with use of a new curved vitreous cutter in managing phakic retinal detachment with proliferative vitreo retinopathy.
13-17.08.95 Attended The Vitreous Society Annual Meeting at London, U.K,: Presented scientific paper titled:
"Management of ocular cysticercosis"
24-25.04.95 Attended the prestigious Advanced Vitreoretinal Surgery Course, organised by Dr. R. Zivojnovic at Antwerp, Belgium. Delivered lectures on:
Management of the vitreoretinal complications of the retrobulbar injection.
Management of intraocular cysticercosis.
Management of Retinal detachment with choroidal coloboma.
Management of traumatic R.D. with PVR.
5-7.11.94 He was invited guest speaker and chaired a session at the 1st Asia-Pacific symposium on visual sciences at Guangzhou in China.
08.09.94 Participated as the only Asian guest faculty in the international satellite meeting of the Club Jules Gonin on giant retinal tears at Marburg, Germany. A number of well known vitreoretinal experts from U.S., Australia, France, Spain & Belgium attended this Meet. Spoke on:
"Prophylaxis in fellow eye of giant retinal tear"
7th UAE conference - Emirates Medical Association Ophthalmic Division:
"Recent advances in vitreoretinal surgery".
25.06.94 As Guest Speaker at the International Sports Ocular Meet at Toronto, delivered lecture on:
"Cricket Ball Injuries"
10-11.06.94 Gave following two invited guest lectures at the 3rd International meeting on the Recent progress on Internal Tamponade in Vitreo-retinal Surgery held at Ravenna, Italy. He was the only faculty from Asia.
"Surgical Pupillary dilatation during Vitreous Surgery". "Management of severe Endophthalmitis with corneal melting by Penetrating Keratoplasty and Vitrectomy".
12.03.94 Invited guest faculty for Instruction Course conducted by Dr. K. Heimann on "Reconstruction of Posterior Segment following Ocular Trauma" during 3rd International Meeting on Ocular Trauma, held at Cancun, Mexico. Gave a lecture on:
"The Management of Scleral Rupture"
16.03.94 Lennox Hills Hospital, New York, USA. Delivered lecture on:
"Intraocular Foreign Bodies"
"Eale's Disease"
January 1994 Delivered lecture at the 7th UAE Ophthalmic Conference titled:
"Vitrectomy for Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy"
12-15.08.93 Invited guest speaker and demonstrated live vitreous surgery at the College of Ophthalmologists annual meeting at Colombo, Sri Lanka.
18-22.06.93 Guest speaker and conducted instruction course and also demonstrated live Vitreous Surgery at the 11th Malaysia-Singapore Ophthalmic Congress.
15-16.04.93 At Pan Ophthalmologica 1993, Singapore:
"Vitreo Retinal Instrumentation"
7-9.04.93 Advanced Vitreo Retinal Surgery Course held at Antwerp, Belgium, on:
"Cysticercosis".
"Unusual Intraocular Foreign Body & Management of Trauma".
"Eales' Disease".
1-3.12.92 Annual Meeting of Saudi Ophthalmological Society '92, Al-Khozama Centre, Riyadh:
"Management of complex PVR with Perfluorocarbon Liquid & Silicone Oil"
December 1992 Al Rashid Hospital, Dubai:
"Perfluorocarbon Liquid in Vitrectomy and Binocular Indirect Ophthalmo Microscope (BIOM) in vitreo retinal surgery"
December 1992 At Hotel Softel, Doha Qatar:
"Recent Advances in vitreoretinal surgery"
31.10-01.11.92 Guest speaker, international course on Internal Tamponade in Vitreoretinal Surgery, held at Ravenna, Italy:
"BIOM & SDI".
"Pseudophakic Endophthalmitis".
11-13.09.92 College of Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia:
"Use of Perfluorocarbons"
"Endolaser Photocoagulation"
"Vitrectomy for Ocular Trauma"
"Vitrectomy for Eales' Disease"
"Vitrectomy for Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy"
"Fluid Gas Exchange - an Outpatient Procedure"
"Management of Pseudophakic Endophthalmitis"
"Management of Proliferative Vitreo-Retinopathy"
13-16.08.92 College of Surgeons Meeting, Colombo, Sri Lanka: "Vitrectomy for Ocular Trauma".
1-4.05.92 Spring Meeting of the Greek & Cyprus Ophthalmological Societies, held at Nicosia, Cyprus:
"The Newer Techniques of Vitreous Surgery for Managing Diabetic Traction Retinal Detachment"
25-26.04.92 Pan-Ophthalmologica 1992", Colombo, Sri Lanka:
"Pseudophakic Endophthalmitis"
13-15.09.91 Indication in anterior segment surgery, ophthalmic conference of SAARC countries, Kathmandu, Nepal.
"Basic instruction course on laser & vitreous surgery"
27-31.05.91 Schepens International Society meeting, Madrid, Spain - Recent Advances in the Research & Management of Vitreoretinal disorders.
18-20.05.91 Post APAO meeting - Controversies in Ophthalmology, Tianjin, China.
12.12.90 "Recent advances in vitreoretinal surgeries in India", Nepal
Lectures in various Symposia, Workshop & Conferences - (National)
23.09.2019 Addressing to Students of meenakshi Medical College, Kancheepuram, Chennai 1.Guest Lecture - recent trends in Ocular Trauma
21-22.09.2019 4th Asia Pacific Tele-Ophthalmology Society (APTOS) Symposium, Chennai 1.Chief Guest and AIOS Presidential Address 2.eynote address - Screening Through Tele Ophthalmology to Prevent Diabetic Blindness (S.T.O.P Blindness), Jyot se Jyot Jhalao - An AIOS initiative 3.Lecture - AIOS - teleophthalmology
15.09.2019 5th Annual Conference - TOSCON, 2019, Chennai 1.Chief Guest and Keynote Address- AIOS President 2. Lecture -AI Embedded In Smart Phone to Screen Diabetic Retinopathy AIOS Jyot Se Jyot Jalao"
30-31.08.2019 Ibeach Fil Festival, GOA 1. Convernor - Fishing Retinal Membranes, Retina 2.Chairperson - Retina Carnival 3.Keynote Presenter - "Retina Pearls for managing complex trauma", session - Retina Carnival
09.08.2019 Tamilnadu Ophthalmic Association (TNOA) - Eye con 2019, Salem 1.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
15.07.2019 1.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"
11-13.11.2016 Attended ‘Bihar Ophthalmological Society Conference' 1.Keynote Address : "Pellet Ocular Trauma - Project Splendid Kashmir
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
17-18.03.2012 Retina Foundation - 3rd Advanced Viteo Retinal Techniques & Technology
"Management of Inferior Redetachments under Silicone Oil"
"Vitrectomy for Endophthalmitis using AC Maintainer"
27.02.2012 Attended CME Programme at Choithram Netralaya, Indore and gave a talk on "Surgical Management of Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)"
11.12.2011 Jaipur
01-03.12.2011 VRSI - APVRS Hyderabad
26.11.2011 Attended Academic Achievers Award function organized by Allergan at Hotel Leela Penta, Mumbai and gave a talk on "Secret of a Successful Career Development".
21-23.10.2011 MOS
12-13.11.2011 Karnataka
08-09.10.2011 "UTTARA EYECON-11" Rishikesh - Annual Conference of Uttarakhand State Ophthalmological Society at Himalayan Institute of Medical Science, Jolly Grant, Dehradun
"The most tough Vitreo Retinal Surgery I have done"
"OPL Challenging Video"
"IJO & Motivational Course - Enjoy Reading, Practicing, Publishing in IJO"
18.09.2011 Delhi
25.09.2011 39th Annual Gujarat Ophthalmological Conference, Gandhinagar, Gujarat
"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"
"Macular Degeneration"|
21.08.2011 Delhi
26-28.08.2011 BOA
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
Constellation
Sympathetic Ophthalmia
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.
Instruction Course:
"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.
13-14.01.2010 Sikkim
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.
"Artificial Retina / Retinal Prosthesis" Session - AMD Practice Patterns & Recent Advances.
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
Endophthalmitis Management.
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'
"Newer Diagnostic Techniques" "Infrared ICG Angiography"
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"
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
Vitreous Surgery.
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:
"Retinal Translocation".
"Subretinal Cysticercosis".
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)".
"Neovascular Glaucoma".
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:
Submacular Surgery.
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.
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:
"Visualisation". 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.
Macular surgery.
7-8.10.95 Attended the Mid Term Conference of Vitreo Retinal Society of India at Madurai as a Guest Faculty and spoke on:
Vitreous substitutes & Adjuncts (e.g., gas, silicon, PFC liquid viscoelastics).
PVR Management.
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"
"Macular holes - Etiology Classification & Management".
7-9.02.95 Guest Speaker at `International Vitreoretinal Symposium - 1995' at Madras and spoke on:
"Advances in observation system"
"Vitrectomy for Macular Hole".
14.02.95 Guest Speaker at the Regional Institute of Ophthalmology, Government Ophthalmic Hospital, Madras on the occasion of their 175th Anniversary celebration.
01.02.95 At the 3rd Annual Conference of Vitreoretinal Society of India, spoke on:
"Wide angle observation systems in vitreous surgery"
01.02.95 At the symposium on Paediatric Ophthalmology at Bombay Hospital, delivered a speech on:
"Posterior segment trauma in children & management for the same"
03.02.95 At Railway Hospital, delivered a lecture on:
"Recent advances in vitreous surgery"
05.02.95 In the Current Concept Programme, spoke on:
"Sports related ophthalmic injury in cricket"
31.01.95 In the Symposium on Managing the Sinking and Sunk Lens Phacos and Pseudophacos spoke on:
"Should we remove all lost phacos and pseudophakos" In the Symposium on "Microsurgery - why and how to change over" held by FORGE at Bhaidas convention complex, Mumbai, spoke on:
`Transition to vitreous microsurgery"
25.09.94 At the Workshop on Phacoemulsification held at Hotel Holiday Inn, Bombay, spoke on:
"Posterior Segment Complication of Phacoemulsification".
25.09.94 In the Symposium "Ophthalmology" organised by I.M.A, spoke on:
"Retinal Disorder and its Management"
27-28.08.94 Attended vitreous society conference at L.V. Prasad Eye Institute Hyderabad - presented papers at Retina Congress Hyderabad on:
"Recent advances in vitreo retinal instrumentation"
"Two stage management of perforating eye injury"
"Management of scleral rupture and intraocular trauma in 2 sittings."
10.11.93 For Cystoid Macular Oedema programme organised by National Integrated Medical Association, Mumbai District, Maharashtra State Branch, spoke on:
"Sudden Loss of Vision" November 1993 At the All India Diabetes Research meeting, spoke on:
"Future Perspectives in Diabetic Retinopathy"
29.08.93 Phacoemulsification Workshop, organised by Bombay Hospital Institute of Medical Sciences, Taparia Institute of Ophthalmology, spoke on:
"Hard Nucleus Removal - Parsplana Posterior Approach"
25.04.93 Symposium on diabetes & the eye, Bombay Ophthalmologists' Association, held at Jaslok Hospital, Bombay, spoke on:
"Advanced Diabetic Eye Disease"
3-6.02.93 All India Ophthalmological Society meeting, Jaipur:
"Current Concept Programme on Tamponade in Retinal Detachment surgery - Silicone Oil Tamponade with Vitrectomy - concepts & summing up",
"Newer Techniques of Photocoagulation - Techniques - Applications of Endolaser"
"Pneumoretinopexy in the Management of selected retinal detachment - Techniques and special procedures"
"Commencing Vitreous surgery the Basics, current indications & contraindications for vitreous surgery".
10.01.93 `A' Ward Medical Association, "Loss of Vision", at Hotel Diplomat.
15.11.92 Symposium on Diabetes '92 Ahmednagar, spoke on:
"Diabetic Retinopathy"
22.11.92 at the Sadhu Vaswani Medical Complex, Inlaks & Budhrani Hospital & Proposed Research Centre, Pune, spoke on:
"Basics of Retinal Detachment Surgery"
"Recent advances in Vitreoretinal Surgery"
15.11.92 Symposium on Diabetes '92, Indian Medical Association at Ahmednagar:
"Diabetic Retinopathy"
10-11.10.92 17th Annual Convention of Vidarbha Ophthalmic Society, Nagpur:
"Pars Plana Surgery in Posterior Segment Disorders with Special Emphasis on Diabetic Vitreoretinopathy"
"Pars Plana Surgery in Traumatic Conditions including Intraocular Foreign Bodies"
25-27.09.92 10th National Conference on General Practice, Indian Medical Association, College of General Practitioners, IMA Campus, Bombay:
"Recent Advances in Ophthalmology - Retinal Detachment"
04.09.92 Laser & Fluorescein Angiography Workshop, Dr. Agarwal's Eye Institute, Madras:
"Introduction to Fluorescein Angiography"
5-6.09.92 Southern Regional Opthalmic Conference, Madras:
"Pseudophakic Endophthalmitis"
13-16.08.92 College of Surgeons Meeting:
"Vitrectomy for Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy"
"Management of Intraocular Foreign Bodies"
09.08.92 Meeting of Ophthalmic Industry and Vitreoretinal Surgeons, Retina Foundation, Shahibaug, Ahmedabad:
"Microscope Zoom - XY and Foot Focusing".
02.08.92 Bombay City Eye Institute:
"Vitreous Surgery Basic Concepts, Teaching programme for Post-graduates"
20.06.92 At Symposium on "Diabetes Mellitus", Indian Medical Association, Nasik:
"Recent advances in Management of Diabetic Retinopathy"
12.04.92 The South Gujarat Academy of Ophthalmologists, Navsari, Gujarat:
"Lasers in peripheral retinal disorders"
13-16.03.92 Vitreo Retinal, Vth ICIMRK Meeting & 1st Congress FONAS Meeting, New Delhi
"Iatrogenic Disorders in Ophthalmology"
13.03.92 Ophthalmic Laser Convention, New Delhi
"Endolaser Photocoagulation: Application & Experience"
01.03.92 Symposium on Lasers in Ophthalmology, Salem Ophthalmic Association, Salem:
"Endolaser Photocoagulation"
"Vitreous Surgery - Endophthalmitis"
"Video Enhanced YAG Laser Application - "YAG Laser in Vitreous Surgery"
"Diabetic Retinopathy - Equipment & Instrumentation"
"Electrodiagnostic Techniques for the Posterior Segment - Advances"
"Recurrent Retinal Detachment Assessment & Management - Pneumoretinopexy for Recurrent Retinal Detachment"
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:
"Endophthalmitis"
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:
"Endolaser photocoagulation"
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:
"Endophthalmitis"
10.06.90 All India Railway Ophthalmic conference:
"Vitreoretinal Surgery"
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:
"Microvitreoretinal Surgery"
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"
"Endophthalmitis"
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:
"Eales' Disease
"Surgery for Giant Tear"
"Ultrasonography"
"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"