Hall C – Morning Sessions

/Hall C – Morning Sessions

09:00-10:30 Practice Management: OPHTHAL-OPTOM
Moderators: Madhukar Reddy, Nagesh Vuppala

09:00-09:15 Keynote address: Trends in Ophthalmology practice: Nirmal Fredrick

09:15-09:35 Indian Optometry and current updates: Medical law in Eyecare: Rajesh Wadhwa

09:35-09:47 Importance of Research in Primary eyecare: Shrikanth Bharadwaj

09:47-09:55 Harmonising Optometry Education through Evidence based practice – Oculus Plus Project Updates: Rishi Bhardwaj

09:55-10:30 Panel Discussion: Ophthal & Optom Interaction & Optom role in modern day practice
Panelists: Madhukar Reddy; Rajarami Reddy, Manoj Mathur, Vijay K Sarvepally, Rajesh Wadhwa, Nagaraju Konda; Nagesh Vuppala


10:30-12:00 Myopia & Current Perspectives
Moderators: Pavan Verkicharla / Preeti Patil Chhablani

10:30-10:45 Epidemiology and myopia: Rohit Dhakal

10:45-11:00 Risk factors for Myopia progression: Nagaraju Konda

11:00-11:30 Anti-Myopia treatment strategies: Pavan Verkicharla

11:30-11:40 Current Optical treatment options for Myopia in India: Shajan Adolph

11:40-12:00 Panel discussion
Panelists: All


12:00-13:00 Low Vision : When all else fails
Moderator: Nagesh Vuppala

12:00-12:30 Smart technology in low vision practice: Daniel Crown

12:30-12:40 Advanced devices role in Low Vision Practice: Nagesh Vuppala

12:40-13:00 How to integrate low vision care into your practice? Deepak Bagga