Continuous Professional Development

Workshop on Diabetic Retinopathy for Optometrists - Kolkata

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India Vision Institute (IVI), in collaboration with LV Prasad Eye Institute organized a one day comprehensive Workshop on Diabetic Retinopathy for Optometrists at NSHM Knowledge Campus, Kolkata on 20 March 2017. 

Facilitated by Dr. Padmaja Kumari Rani, Vitreo-Retina Consultant, L V Prasad Eye Institute; Mr Karnati Bharath Kumar and Ms Sudipa Sahu – Consultant Optometrists, Smt. Kanuri Santhamma Centre for Vitreo Retinal Diseases, L V Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad

The workshop focused on Concepts of Diabetic Retinopathy, latest optometric investigations and management options in Diabetic Retinopathy were covered during the workshop.
The workshop was attended by over 75 Optometry practitioners, educators and students from the states of West Bengal, Jharkhand, Uttar Pradesh, and Bihar and from various other Optometry institutes and Eye hospitals across India. The participants highly appreciated this workshop.

IVI acknowledges the support of Optometry Giving Sight in Association with ALCON Foundation in funding the program