Neuro Ophthalmology

Broad Objectives and Mission

Approach to a patient with neuro-ophthalmologic disorder is a simple one and needs clarity of basic knowledge of neurology and ophthalmology. Neuro-ophthalmological diagnoses are often made by simple clinical tools, detailed history taking and thorough examination. From examination of pupils to the examination of fundus, a systematic approach often helps avoiding embarrassing situations.  The subsection of neuro-ophthalmology aims to bring together neurologists and ophthalmologists with interest in diseases falling at the brink of these two allied specialties. Many neuroophthalmological abnormalities pave way for early and prompt diagnosis of common neurological diagnosis. Recognition of abnormalities of fundus and visual fields form the basis of many neurological diseases. 

Activities

1. Disseminating knowledge regionally, nationally and internationally. Sensitization and exposure to common Neuroophthalmological abnormalities.

2. Formation of common treatment protocols and practice guidelines on neuroophthalmological abnormalities. Our subsection is aimed to provide a common platform to the interested Neurologists and ophthalmologists in order to generate widely accepted protocols.

3. Formation of local registries of patients in order to obtain epidemiological data on neuroophthalmological diseases.

4. Formulate a common platform to showcase, disseminate and discuss the work done in the field.

Eligibility

Any life member or life associate member of IAN

How to join?

  1. Login to your account, through the Login option at the top right corner
  2. Your Member account will open. In the Member tab, select the 2nd tab – Add Subsections
  3. Select the subsections of which membership is required and click on Pay Now
  4. Payment portal will open with option to pay using credit card / debit card / NEFT
  5. Onetime subsection fee is Rs 1,000 + GST = Rs 1,018 per subsection

Benefits

Opportunity to show case your work

Participation in dedicated neuro-ophthalmology meetings

Generate a common platform to discuss difficult to deal clinical scenarios 

Ongoing Conferences/ CMES:

Neuro-ophthalmology Web series:

Every Saturday, Sunday ( Starting 08.08.2020; 1700-1900 hrs)

Click here

LINK TO THE NEXT- Neuroophthalmology Web series to be provided here -

Members List

Click here to view the Members List of the Neuro Ophthalmology Subsection.

 

Dr. Aastha Takkar Kapila

Convenor, Neuro Ophthalmology Subsection Indian Academy of Neurology

Email Id: draastha49@yahoo.com

Prof. Vivek Lal

Chairman, Neuro Ophthalmology Subsection, Indian Academy of Neurology

Email Id: vivekl44@yahoo.com

 

 

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