An online session for Institutional Development was conducted for the heads of Optometry Institutions on 29/01/15 by the India Vision Institute. This was conducted in association with the Brien Holden Vision Institute. This lecture was attended by Prof Monica Chaudhry, HOD of the Department of Optometry and Vision Science, Amity University Gurgaon. Mr. Luigi Bilotto, Public Health Optometrist, Brien Holden Vision Institute,Montreal –Canada conducted the session.
Post the session Prof Monica feels”Topic covered a very important and sensitive topic of curriculum standardization in India. It is the first step towards regulating optometry. IVI should play a role in reviewing the curriculum of the participating institutes and provide feedback on the curriculum status helping us improve further. We are proud users of BHVI optometry resources in our courses.”