India Vision Institute (IVI) organized a
comprehensive hands-on capacity building workshop on Refraction and Dispensing
for a group of 25 vision care professionals of the National Ophthalmic
Association (NOA) Ranchi from 8th to 10th February 2015.
Ms Sandhya Shekar and Mr M Chandra Shekher from IVI facilitated the workshop covering a range of topics including essentials of refraction, ophthalmic dispensing, ocular emergencies, soft skills and entrepreneurship development. The workshop comprised of both technical and practical sessions.
This workshop was the eighth workshop organized by IVI following an agreement between IVI and New Vision Generation India Pvt Ltd (NVG) to hold capacity building workshops for ophthalmic officers. Previous workshops held at Rohtak in December 2013; Trichy in February 2014; Aurangabad in August 2014; Patna in September 2014; Ludhiana in November 2014; Rajahmundry in December 2014 and Tumkur in December 2014 were very well received.
IVI acknowledges the support of New Vision Generation India Pvt Ltd.