Dr. Deepak Khosla discussing the "Trends in Medical and Surgical Retina - A Sypnosis" in The International Symposium on the Modern Trends in Retina at The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel on 30 November 2008.
Dr. Deepak is Consultant Ophthalmologist and Head of Department at the International Hospital of Bahrain. He has clinical interests in ocular ultrasonography and retinal angiography, laser surgeries of all types, laser treatment for diabetes and glaucoma, cataract vitreo retinal procedures including vitrectomies for removal of blood and operations for retinal detachment, multiple procedures in vitreoretina involving use of silicon oil, C3 F8 & LPFC, phacosurgery of cataract with foldable IOL implantation.
His medical trainings include: The Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute; The John Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA; The Barnes Retina Institute, St Louis, USA; Cleveland Clinic Eye Institute, Cleveland, USA; Medical Research Foundation, Chennai, India; Dr. Zivojnovic, Rotterdam, HDr. Zivojnovic, Rotterdam, Holland; Dr. Eric Arnott, Arnott Eye Centre, Harley Street, London, UK; Dr. Ake Holmberg, Carolniska Institute, Sweden; Singapore National Eye Centre, Singapore.
Dr. Koshla is a Post Graduate of Govt Medical College, Patiala, India, Sankara Nethralaya , Medical Research, Foundation, Chennai, India and member Professional Organizations; American Society of Refractive & Cataract Surgeons (ASRCS), USA, American Academy of Ophtalmology (AAO), USA, American Research & Vision Organisation, (ARVO), USA, Member, All India Opthalmological Society (AIOS), Member, Vitreo Retinal Society (VRS), India.
The event was a major forum that gathered vision researchers and practitioners that explored the vast and varied efforts underway to unlock the mysteries surrounding retinal diseases. The event brought together leaders from the field of ophthalmic research. Dr. Deepak Khosla was the Chairman for the International Symposium Scientific Committee.
The following faculty were invited to discuss various topics on retina:
- Dr. Peter Hamilton
- Prof. Dr. Karl Ulrich Bartz-Schmidt
- Dr. John Dominic Anthony McHugh
- Dr. Chidamber B.S.
- Dr. Pramod S. Bhende
- Dr. Lokesh Gupta