Wednesday, March 27, 2013
In-depth workshop on the usage and impact of Contact lens
The Contact lens department at Sankara Nethralaya conducted an in-depth workshop on the usage and impact of Contact lens. The workshop titled “Care, Clean and Comply to continue successful contact lens wear” was aimed at educating Contact lens practitioners on every aspect of Contact lens usage including tear biochemistry, microbiology and pharmacology of solutions and help them to decide on the materials and care regimen combination in a scientific manner.
The session had insightful lectures on the various aspects of Contact lens usage by Dr.Mahalakshmi from the microbiology department, Dr.Angayarkanni from the biochemistry department and the Contact lens team of Dr.Rajeswari, Ms. Madhumathi, Ms Sakunthala, Ms Raji, Mr. Biman Das and Ms. Karpagavalli. The workshop evoked enthusiastic response with participation by delegates from major eye institutions and Fellows from Sankara Nethralaya.
Posted by Venkataramanan Ramasethu