What will you learn?

  • After the completion of this course the candidate will be able to:
  • Perform quality refraction and prescribe the suitable power glasses.
  • Measure the IOL power for cataract patients.
  • Measure the field of vision by manual testing methods.
  • Detect the squint eye for better possible vision.
  • Screen the patient in camps for appropriate further treatment.
  • Improve workflow to support cost effective eye care system.
Target Group

Refraction practitioners interested to enhance their skills

Course Location
Batch Number 1
No of Seats
7
Course Co-ordinator
Dr. Usha Kim, DO, DNB
Contact Details
1, Anna Nagar, Madurai – 625 020, Tamil Nadu
+(91) 452-4356-100
+(91) 452-2530-984
Batch Number 2
No of Seats
7
Course Co-ordinator
Dr. Usha Kim, DO, DNB
Contact Details
1, Anna Nagar, Madurai – 625 020, Tamil Nadu
+(91) 452-4356-100
+(91) 452-2530-984
Eligibility Criteria
  • The candidate should have one year experience in Refraction
  • Working knowledge in basic English
  • Apart from Indian candidates, this course is open to all in South East Asia Region & Africa.
  • Selection will be made on first come first basis subject to meeting the eligibility criteria.
Description

This training is designed for para –ophthalmic professionals with an objective

  • In orienting themselves to comprehensive set up of a refraction unit.
  • To learn the scientific and advanced techniques in refraction.
  • To enhance their clinical skill in refraction
  • To gain knowledge and skill that can be implemented for community eye care services.