Fellowship in Clinical Optometry
Objectives of the program:
To improve the skill sets of optometrists
To expose the optometrists to wide range of patients, enhancing their clinical knowledge
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Training during the course would cover the following:
Speciality contact lenses
Low vision aids
Posterior segment investigations
Anterior segment investigations
Further, the students would be exposed to Standard Operating Procedures and various processes.
Duration and Stipend:Duration of the program is 9 months. During the program, the students would be given a stipend of Rs 5000/- per month
The training would be provided mainly in Chennai and Tirunelveli. During the program, the fellows would be posted to other cities for gaining exposure.
Selection Process:The optometrist would have to appear for an entrance test held in various cities. Upon shortlisting, they would have to appear for a personal interview.
Application for the program:
1.Download the application form
2.Take a Demand Draft payable to “Eye Research Centre” for an amount of Rs 1000/-
3.Send the completed application form along with Demand Draft to the below mentioned address:
Optometry Fellowship Program,
Dr. Agarwal's Eye Hospital,
3rd Floor, Buhari Towers, No 4, Moores Road, Off Greams Road,
Near Asan Memorial School,
Chennai - 600006.
15th September: Last date for submission of application
4th October: Commencement of program