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MC 2012-13: Achievements PDF Print E-mail

Activities/Achievements of Managinc Committee 2012-2013:

Dear POS members,

This year along with numerous academic (EYE) and extra-curricular (BEYOND) activities, the managing committee of 2012-13 with theme of “EYE AND BEYOND” did the following activities:

1.      Re-established the POS web-site www.poseye.org under the leadership of Dr. Sandesh Doshi

2.      Started Facebook group of “Poona Ophthalmological Society” for better communication and to give platform to exchange views among members.  Important updates are posted here (https://www.facebook.com/groups/329793830439926/) for instant communication.

3.      Bulk SMS servicescommissioned so that sms alerts / reminders can be sent to all members for POS programs and activities which has resulted in an increased attendance to programs.

4.      Streamlined New memberships, Updated emailand postal addresses of existing members.

5.      PDF copy of POS letterhead, Emailetc used to minimize the expenses on physical courier.

6.      Gave welcome letters to new members as proof of membership.

7.      Ensured that each member would get  >25 MMC credit points just by attending POS programs. POS held 22 academic programs with 31 Credit points in association with

National Institute of Ophthalmology, Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital, HV Desai Eye Hospital, Armed Forece Medical College, Pune ENT association, B. J. Medical College, S K Navale Medical College, Padmashri Dr. D. Y . Patil Medical College, KEM Hospital, Natasha Eye Institute & various pharma companies.

8.      Set into motion the legal validation of POS as a trust with the charity commissioner to ensure that the POS would be in line with all government directives.

9.      Set into motion the review and realignment of the constitution of the Poona Ophthalmological Society under the leadership of Dr. Subash Bijlani

10.   Cash prizes for post-graduatesand young talent to showcase and present their research work in Pune and later state and national level.

11.   Organised various ‘BEYOND’ programssuch as ‘Alandi-Saswad dindi’, ‘Drushti Manachi – Vision Infinity’ lecture by Dr. Ram Sathaye based on Manache sholka of Shri Samarth Ramdas for spiritual upliftment of members; ‘Cycling (Courtesy Surenda Cycle stores and Life cycle mall) and Trekking (Courtesy FDC)’ activities for fitness and the ‘Dandiya’ and POS ‘Annual Cultural Gathering and Art & Craft exhibition’ to give a platform for POS members and their family to showcase their talent in performing as well as non- performing arts.

 

EYE AND BEYOND:Academic (EYE) activities:

Sr. No.

Event

Date

Partner

Participants

 

 

Credit points

1

Endonasal DCR

15th  April 2012

Ruby Hall Clinic and Poona ENT Association

38

2

2

Glaucoma management trends

16th April 2012

Alcon

110

-

3

Macula symposium

22nd April 2012

National Institute of Ophthalmology

134

2

4

Neuro-Ophthalmology & Strabismus - PG Program:

28th & 29th April 2012

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital

89

-

5

Oculoplasty for General Ophthalmologists: Dr. Ravindra Mohan, Dr. A K Grover and Local faculty

27th  May 2013

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital supported by Carl Zeiss India Pvt Ltd.

95

2

6

Contemporary Glaucoma management

10th  June 2012

Pfizer – Hotel Courtyard Marriot

94

-

7

Currents Concepts & Future Trends in Ophthalmology

16th -17th  June 2012

Armed Forces Medical College

120

4

8

Lid Reconstruction - Oculoplasty Live surgical workshop - Dr. AK Grover and Ramesh Murthy

1st  July 2012

B. J. Medical College

154

2

9

CME on Cornea, Sclera and Uvea

14th  July 2012

DMH

35

-

10

CME on cataract

21st July 2012

AMO at Courtyard Marriott

75

-

11

Symposium: X files in Ophthalmology with special reference to tears and optics and beyond – Dr. Rohit Shetty

28th  July 2012

Allergan at Le Meridien

87

-

12

Phacoemulsification: A day with Dr. Suhas Haldipurkar

19th August 2012

K.E.M. Hospital

185

2

13

CME on cornea: Dr. Quresh Maskati & Dr. Sangeeta Wagh

21st Sept. 2013

Milmet-Sunpharma at Hotel Courtyard Marriott

70

-

14

Community Ophthalmology, ‘Eye India 2012’

3rd - 4th  November 2012

H. V. Desai Eye Hospital

190

4

15

PG program on Retina: Dr. Mahesh Shanmugam and Dr. Nitin Shetty with Local faculty

17th -18th  November

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital

65

-

16

5th POS Annual Conference at YASHADA

21st -23rd December 2012

Co-hosts: NIO, DMH and  HVDESAI EYE HOSPITAL

303

5

17

CME on Refractive surgery and Corneal Surface: A day with Dr. Rohit  Shetty

10th  February 2013

Natasha Eye Institute

96

2

18

Retina Update – Dr. M R Dogra, Dr. Lalit Verma, Dr. Nishikant Borse and AFMC faculty

24th  February 2013

Armed Forces Medical  College and VRSI

102

2

19

Vision Glaucoma - Prof. Ravi Thomas

7th March 2013

Allergan – Carl Zeiss

109

-

20

CME on Retina – Dr. Pramod Bhende, Dr. Salil Aggarwala and Local faculty

10th  March 2013

S. K. Navale Medical College, Narhe

74

2

21

Paediatric Ophthalmology & Oculoplasty

24th  March 2013

Padmashri Dr. D.Y.Patil Medical College, Pimpri

102

2

22

Clinical techniques and investigations – PG Program

23rd ,24th  March 2013

Deenanath Mangeshkar Hospital

84

-

             

                                                                                                                                    

EYE AND BEYOND:Extracurricular (BEYOND) activities:

 

Activity

Date

Participants

1

Inauguration of POS Cycling clubwith Pune Pedal Power Foundation Cycle Rally and Milind Soman

3rd June 2012

35

 

2

Alandi-Saswad Dindi

June 2012

14

3

POS Sinhagad trek sponsored by FDC Ltd

8th  July 2012

44

4

POS Cycle rally with Surendar stores for promoting eye donation awareness

26th Aug

38

5

POS Duke’s Nose and Tikona trek

9th  September 2012

24

6

POS Lifecycle and Hotel OTB Cycle rally

21st  October 2012

37

7

POS Dandiya

21st  October 2012

102

8

POS IMA sports– Durga Tekdi walking

4th November 2012

10

9

Dr. Ram Sathaye lecture: Drushti Manachi Vision Infinity based on Manache Shloka of Samarth Ramdas

25th November 2012

45

10

POS – IMA sports – Sinhagad climbing

9th December 2012

34

11

POS Annual Cultural gathering and Art & Craft Exhibition – Symbiosis Vishwabhavan auditorium

6th  January 2013

130

12

POS Kashmir Vaishnodevi trip

31st March 2013

11

13

POS Annual GBM

31st  March 2013

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Yours sincerely,

Sandesh Doshi, President  

Parikshit Gogate, Secretary   

Kishore Pahuja,  Treasurer