Scientific Highlights

Nataraja Pillai Oration

Dr Alan Bird, Emeritus Professor of Medical Ophthalmology, Honorary consultant, Moorfields Eye Hospital, U.K.

Dr B Patnaik Oration

Dr Rajvardhan Azad, Professor & Chief of Ophthalmology, all India Institute of Ophthalmology, New Delhi

Frankfurt Vitreo Retinal Symposium

VRS Frankfurt is integrated in this prestigious annual meeting of VRSI with lectures and lab education with Virtual Reality Dry Labs. Each session will be equipped with simulators and vitrectomy machines. The International Speakers supported by Frankfurt VRS will not only give lectures but also work hard as instructors in the Dry Labs.

This is an excellent opportunity for the Residents / Fellows to train for Surgical Skills with this International Faculty. Excellent virtual training in conditions like

  • How to start a PPV?
  • How to cause posterior vitreous detachment?
  • How to peel the membrane?
  • How to reattach retina ?

All this will be possible with simulators,to help in learning and improving skills.


The abstract submission for paper and poster is entirely online, and for all submissions one of the authors has to be a VRSI Member
For Online submission log on to :
Please click on the Abstract submission Guidelines for details

More international speakers are invited and their names will be announced in next communication

Contact details :

Dr. V. Narendran
Scientific Committee Convener,
Aravind Eye Hospital & Post Graduate Institute
of Ophthalmology, Avinashi Road,
Coimbatore – 641014.