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The Sankara Nethralaya Academy
The Sankara Nethralaya Academy
Certificate Course in Diagnostics

Diagnostics have a significant impact on the quality of care provided. Diagnostic tests form the core of disease diagnosis and course of treatment in eye care. Understanding the importance of diagnostic tests in ophthalmology, TSNA is launching three short-term, two week certificate programs in the following areas.
• Cornea
• Retina
• Glaucoma

To understand the principles of the instruments used in Diagnostics tests
To understand the need for the Diagnostic tests
To interpret the reports of the diagnostics tests in correlation with the ocular condition
To make necessary referrals
Course Details
Eligibility Optometrists / Ophthalmologists / Refractionists
Duration 2 weeks
Evaluation criteria • Pre test and Post test marks
• Case analysis skills
Course fee Indian students: INR 10,000/-
International students: USD 200/-
Program Structure:
The Program is divided into 2 weeks of training in each speciality namely:
• Cornea Diagnostics
• Glaucoma diagnostics
• Retina Diagnostics
The candidate can choose any Diagnostics program of his / her choice for a minimum of 2 weeks.
Program Highlights:
• Study materials provided
• Hands on training
• Clinical case studies (minimum of 10 cases)
• Emphasis will be given in Practical training.
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Contact Us:
Ms.Jaanake. V. N,
Fellowship Co-ordinator,
The Sankara Nethralaya Academy (TSNA)
(Unit of Medical Research Foundation)
Dr. V.G. Appukutty Campus
No.8, GST Road, St. Thomas Mount,
Chennai – 600 016.
Ph No: 044 - 4908 6000 / Fax: 044 28254180
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