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Vitreo-Retina

Fellowship training requires more in-depth knowledge about the pathophysiology and management of ophthalmic diseases that can usually be obtained in residency training in Ophthalmology. This is a program of continuous period of intense and focused training in developing and maintaining knowledge, skills, scholarship, and professionalism.

Subspecialty Fellowship training for Vitreo-Retina encompasses the following areas:

  1. Fellowship training requires more in-depth education about the patho-physiology and management of ophthalmic diseases than can usually be obtained in residency training in Ophthalmology. Fellowships include a continuous period of intense and focused training in developing and maintaining knowledge, skills, scholarship, and professionalism.
  2. The goal of Fellowship is to produce a vitreo- retinal specialist with skill and allow independent medical and surgical management of the retina and vitreous.
  3. 3. It also provides an advance level of training in the diagnosis and management of retina.

Duration:The duration of fellowship is (3 months duration, no hands-on exposure on surgeries will be provided).

Requirements::

  • Candidates who have completed post graduate degree
            (D.O./F.C.P.S./M.S./equivalent degree )
  • recognized by BMDC/IIEI&H) in ophthalmology may apply.
  • The candidate must have Binocular single vision (BSV).
  • Age should not exceed 45 years.

Session: Short term fellowship training admission open any time depending on availability of slot.

Accommodation for foreign trainees: During the training period candidate will stay in the guest house of IIEI&H which is placed beside the campus of the Hospital. Food will be provided by IIEI&H.

Faculty:

  • Dr. Md. Mostafizur Rahman
  • Dr. Nazmun Nahar (Retina)
  • Dr. Sanjoy Kumer Das
  • Dr. Md. Mominul Islam
  • Dr. Arif Hayat Khan
  • Dr. Md. Saiful Islam
  • Dr. Mahjabeen Chowdhury
  • Dr. Mohd. Ibn Malek
  • Dr. Fahim Hossain
  • Dr. Farhana Yasmin
  • Dr. Nazmus Sakeb

Application process: Interested candidates who have requisite qualifications are requested to send their application on a prescribed form  (available at the Education Department or can be downloaded here)  with CV directly to the education department (Education Department, Ispahani Islamia Eye Institute & Hospital, Sher-e-Banglanagar, Farmgate. Dhaka-1215) or send by mail to (education@islamia.org.bd).

Selection for Fellowship will be made on a competitive basis based on the results of a written test (MCQ) and a subsequent interview.  (Skype interview for foreign candidates)

For more information please contact the following address:

Ispahani Islamia Eye Institute and Hospital (IIEI&H)
Email: education@islamia,org.bd, tasriba.khan@islamia.org.bd
Tel: 096 109 98333 (Extension: 214)
Sat to Wed: 7:30 am to 7:30 pm, Thursday: 7:30 am to 1:30 pm
Web: www.islamia.org.bd