on Enhancing Low Vision

Programme Schedule

Overview

Greetings!

On behalf of Aravind Eye Care System, We take immense pleasure in welcoming you to our workshop on Enhancing low vision to be held in Aravind Eye Hospital, Chennai on 20th October 2019.

Low vision Rehabilitation is a vital part of the continuum of eye care that includes refractive, medical and surgical eye care. The goal of vision rehabilitation is to maximize an individual’s functional vision, this in turn enhances the functional potential resulting in increased independence and improved quality of life.

With this in mind, this workshop focuses on the basics of Visual impairment, Visual assessment, community based rehabilitation, Low vision devices with hands on training sessions.

We look forward to seeing you all soon..

With Warm Regards

Dr. Ankita Bisani
Organising Secretary
Aravind Eye Hospital, Chennai

Faculty

Dr. P. Vijayalakshmi, Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai.

Dr. Sahithya, Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai.

Dr. Ankita Bisani, Aravind Eye Hospital, Chennai.

Ms. Flora, Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai.

Mr. Vijaya Kumar, LAICO, Madurai.

Session

– Causes & Impact of visual impairment

– Importance of Early Identification & proactive patient recruitment

– Functional vision assessment (Paediatric & Adult) Prescribing LVD’s -’Whom to give What’ ? (Need -based,Diagnosis Oriented, Affordability)

– Eye sees and the Brain looks

– Intervention – CVI

– Role of Rehabilitation (IBR& CBR)

– Reaching the unreached ‘-Strategies in CBR”

– Assistive technologies & Alternative educational modes for person with Visual Impairment

Registration

Particulars

Fee (Rs.)

Registration Fee

500

GST 18%

90

Total Fee

590

Mode of Payment:

Online Payment: By Credit / Debit / Master / Visa Cards and Net Banking through online portal.

For Netbanking, the bank details are:

PAN NUMBER

AAATG2522P

 PAN NUMBER

GOVEL TRUST

BANK NAME

INDIAN OVERSEAS BANK

A/C #

296801000006700

ACCOUNT NAME

ARAVIND EYE HOSPITAL

ACCOUNT TYPE

SAVINGS BANK ACCOUNT

IFSC CODE

IOBA0002968

Contact Us

For further queries, please contact:

Ms. Revathy
Manager
Aravind Eye Hospital, Chennai
No.10 Poonamallee High Road
Noombal, Chennai – 600 077
Phone : 044 – 4095 6100
Email : chennai.ip@aravind.org