aims.amrita.edu Fellowship of Retina
About Retina Fellowship Programme :
All eligible applicants are invited for the next session of our fellowship programme. The program will commence in March and October each year for those students who wish to pursue the medical with the full dedication and confidence. All eligible students are advised to kindly read below and also visit the official website which is given below:
Official Website : http://aims.amrita.edu/school-of-medicine/medicine-home.php
The fellowship is for 1 year and will include a comprehensive training in diagnosis and management of common retinal disorders with exposure to surgical management as well. At the end of the training period we have a motive to make the candidate well versed in indirect ophthalmoscopy, fluorescein angiography and OCT, all laser procedures using both slit lamp and indirect ophthalmoscope delivery systems, intravitreal injections, cryotherapy of anterior lesions and to be familiar with basic retinal surgeries-vitrectomy and buckling procedures.
The trainee will be expected to keep him/her self aware of latest developments in retina and be active academically. He/She will have teaching responsibilities as well as the opportunity for presentations and publications. Community ophthalmology work and carrying out procedures at outreach centers, as part of our teleophthalmology project will also be expected of the trainee.
The candidate must have MS, DO or DNB from a recognized institution with an avid interest in posterior segment disorders.
Applications may be sent with complete CV and contact details of 2 referees to :
Dr.Gopal S Pillai, MD, DNB, FRCS
Chief of Vitreoretinal Services
Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences,
Amrita Lane, AIMS Ponekkara Post,
Kochi, Kerala – 682 041
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone : 0484 4001050
Last Date :
The completed application form should be submitted before February 15th or September 15th each year.