Amazing Women Award
Madurai, March 8
Dr. Usha Kim, Chief-Orbit and Oculoplasty, Aravind–Madurai, received the Amazing Women Award for her outstanding achievement and success in professional and social life at an event organised by the Women Empowerment forum of TN Chamber Foundation, Madurai.
L.C. Dutta Memorial Oration Award
Guwahati, February 25
Dr. Renu P. Rajan, Medical Consultant, Retina and Vitreous Services, Aravind-Madurai received Dr. L.C. Dutta Memorial Oration Award organised by Chandraprabha Eye Hospital, Guwahati.
Dr. Renu delivered the oration on the topic, Retinopathy of prematurity: Preventing a lifetime of needless blindness.
Best Scientific Paper Award
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, February 23 -26
Dr. Prithvi Chandrakanth, Medical Consultant, Retina and Vitreous Services, Aravind-Coimbatore received the Best Scientific Paper Award at the 38th Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology Congress.
Title of the paper: Slit Lamp based intraocular lens Microscope:: A point of care diagnostic tool for fungal hyphae detection.
Top 5 Finalists – Surgical Video Competition
A surgical video of Dr. Swati Upadhyaya, Medical consultant, Glaucoma Services, Aravind-Pondicherry, became one among the Top 5 Finalists in the surgical video competition conducted by the American Glaucoma Society.
Title of the video: Gateway to safe gonioscopy-assisted transluminal trabeculotomy