Dr. Pradeep Sharma 
                                       Professor of Ophthalmology

Academic Qualifications:

    1. MBBS (AIIMS) December, 1979

    2. MD (Ophthalmology, AIIMS) December, 1982

    3. MNAMS (National Academy of Medical Sciences, India) 1995

    4. FAMS (Fellow National Academy of Medical Sciences, India) 2007


Awards and Honours:

  • Certificate of Merit by the Ministry of Education and Social Welfare, Government of India, 1973.

  • Col Rangachari Gold Medal for the Best Scientific Paper by the All- India Ophthalmological Society, Cochin, 1984.

  • Hony Eye Specialist at Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (April1996-till date).

  • Awarded Membership of National Academy of Medical Sciences, India, 1995.

  • Fellowship for Advanced training in Strabismus by International Strabismological Society, 2001, at Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA,Los Angeles, CA; Wills Eye Hospital,Philadelphia, PA; and Richmond Eye Hospital , Richmond, VA, April –September 2001.

  • Dr Athavle Award for best scientific work in the fields of Pediatric Ophthalmology, Strabismus and Neuro-ophthalmology, All-India Ophthalmological Society, Ahmedabad, 2002

  • Faculty in WHO sponsored training of trainers program in Strabismus at Guwahati, October 2002.

  • Visiting faculty in ORBIS- The Flying Eye Hospital, Chennai November 2002.

  • Retina Foundation Oration of Gujarat Ophthalmological Society, 11th October 2003, Ahmedabad.

  • Rustomji Ranji Oration of AP State Ophthalmological Society, 17th October 2003, Eluru,AP.

  • Awarded International Membership of American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, 2004.

  • Ophthalmic Society West Bengal Guest Lecture Oration, October 2005, Asansol,WB

  • Dr Ishwar Chandra Oration of Vidarbha Ophthalmic Society, December 2006, Nagpur.

  • Dr S N Mitter Oration of Delhi Ophthalmic Society, April 2009, New Delhi

  • Dr RPSinha Oration of Bihar Ophthalmological  Society, 2010

  • Visiting faculty in ORBIS-The Flying Eye Hospital, Chennai, 2002, Miraj 2005, Mt Abu 2008

  • Invited Expert at Lumbini, Nepal and Colombo, SriLanka 2009

  • Chairman of the AIOS Collegium for Ped Ophthalmology and Strabismus,2010,till date

  • AIOS-IJO Silver Award for Best paper in 2010

Research and Publications:

  • Over 150  scientific articles in National and International journals  or chapters in books

·         Books authored:

        Strabismus Simplified, CBS Publishers, New Delhi, 1999,

        Essentials of Ophthalmology, Top Publishers, New Delhi, 2000.2011

  • Over 150 scientific presentations at Regional, National and International Conferences.

  • Supervision of 40 MD Ophthalmology Thesis and one DM dissertation in Neurology.

 Memberships of Scientific Societies:

  • Life member: All India Ophthalmological Society, Strabismological Society of India, National Society for Prevention of Blindness- India, Delhi Ophthalmic Society,

  • International Member of American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus

  • Member International Strabismological Association.

  • Past Secretary, Vice President and Editor Journal, Strabismological Society of India.

  • Joint Secretary, NSPB-India,1999-till 2002.

  • Section Editor IJO of AIOS, since 2008 till date