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अखिल भारतीय आयुर्विज्ञान संस्थान, नई दिल्ली
All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
कॉल सेंटर:  011-26589142

Dr Radhika Tandon, Professor of Ophthalmology

 

 

Address: Room 490 RPC, AIIMS New Delhi-110029;  Tel: 26593145
 Dr Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, AIIMS
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Publications: Over 200 research papers; Book Chapters; Textbooks
 

350.82 TOTAL IMPACT POINTS; 1.88 AVERAGE IMPACT PER PUBLICATION 1317 CITATIONS

Faculty In Charge Unit 6

Co Chairperson National Eye Bank

Chairperson Low Vision Services

Chairperson Medical Board Ophthalmology

SKILLS

Cataract:

Femtosecond Laser

Phacoemuslification

Pediatric Lens Surgery

Cornea:

Transplants

Eye Banking

Stem Cell Therapy

Keratoprosthesis

Refractive:

Femtosecond Laser

ICL

Premium & Toric IOL

 

Mission; Vision; Goals; Values

Pursuit of excellence; to reach the pinnacle of success; best possible ophthalmic healthcare, education and research; sincerity, dedication, integrity, striving for perfection, compassion, professional attitude, courtesy, etiquette, community service, high quality and meticulous work.

Education

Modern School, Vasant Vihar, New Delhi; All India Institute of Medical Sciences; National Board of Examinations; Royal College of Ophthalmologists, London; Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh; Commonwealth Fellowship Brighton and Sussex University, Moorfields Eye Hospital, London; UK Transplant Service, Bristol; Corneoplastics Unit, East Grinstead, UK; INSA exchange fellowship.

Degrees: MBBS, MD, DNB, MNAMS, FRCSEd, FRCOphth, MNASI

Medical Licences: Registered by MCI & DMC (India); GMC (UK),  FMGEMS (USA

Medical Licences: Registered by MCI & DMC (India); GMC (UK),  FMGEMS (USA)

 

experience

Professor of Ophthalmology|RPC, AIIMS

Faculty Member from Sep 1993, Professor since Sep 2005

In charge National Eye Bank, RPC, AIIMS 2002-12, now Co-Chair

In charge Unit 6: Cornea, Eye Banking, Refractive and Cataract Surgery, Contact Lens and Low Vision Aids, Strabismology and Neuro-Ophthalmology Services.

MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

1.       All India Ophthalmological Society 1989 onwards

2.       Strabismological Society of India (was treasurer from 1994 to 1998).

3.       Glaucoma Society of India.

4.       Delhi Ophthalmological Society 1989 onwards

5.       American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery

6.       New York Academy of Sciences

7.       Amerian Association for the advancement of Science

8.   Advisory Board of American Biographical Institute

9.   Member of the National Academy of Sciences, India 2001

10.  Eye Bank Association of India (Secretary 2010-2012, President 2016-2018).

11.  American Academy of Ophthalmology

12. Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

 

ACADEMIC AWARDS AND PROFESSIONAL HONOURS

1977                   Junior Science Talent Scholarship

1979            for securing 5th position in All India Merit List for CBSE exam  (class X).

1981-89           National Talent Search Scholarship by NCERT.

1985            The President of India's Silver Medal for highest rank in female medical graduates.

1993                  Gold medal by Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.

                   Appointed Assistant Professor Ophthalmology, RPC, AIIMS

1998                  Best Presentation, Delhi Ophthalmological Socie

                   International Who’s Who of Professional and Business Women.

                   Appointed to the post of Associate Professor under the assessment promotion scheme

1999                 Transferred to Unit 3 RPC to help develop cornea services and labs

2000                  Appointed Examiner in Ophthalmology for the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.

2001                  Appointed In Charge National Eye Bank at R P Centre, AIIMS

                   Elected member of National Academy of Sciences, India

2002                  Elected member executive committee of Eye Bank Association of India (EBAI)

                   Appointed to the post of Additional Professor under the assessment promotion scheme

2002-3        Commonwealth Fellowship to study keratoprosthesis, management of inflammatory ocular surface disorders, eye-banking and stem cell  culture

                   in Sussex Eye Hospital, Brighton; Moorfield’s Eye Hospital, London; U K Transplant Cornea Bank, Bristol; Blond McIndoe Research Centre and

                   Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead

2003                Member of the core group for introduction of OSCEs by the National Board of Examinations. Member of sub- committee to consider the whole

                 issue of reservations for persons with disability of ‘colour blindness’ in medical colleges by Medical Council of India

                 Invited as co-author to revise the 19th edition of Parson’s Diseases of the Eye by Elsevier                       

2004               Appointed to the post of Additional Professor under the assessment promotion scheme

                 Invited as reviewer for journals Eye, Indian Journal of Ophthalmology and NMJI

2005             Selected as Professor of Ophthalmology, AIIMS by open selecetion. Appointed coordinator for final examination in ophthalmology held in Mumbai

                May 2004 by National Board of Examination and was examiner in Delhi in September 2004.

                Slected as Team leader for ORBIS sponsored project for setting up Pediatric Ophthalmology units in RPC, AIIMS and RIOs in India

                Invited as co-author to revise the 20th editions of Parson’s Diseases of Eye

                Appointed Adjunct Faculty K L Wig Centre for Medical Education Technology, AIIMS 

2006                               Elected Chairperson North Zone of Eye Bank Association of India. (EBAI)

Invited as reviewer for journals Eye, British Journal of Ophthalmology, IJO and NMJI

Appointed Chairperson ICMR Task Force on Global Climate Change and Eye Health

2007                              Reviewer for Eye, British Journal of Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology, IJO and NMJI

Team leader for RPC-RIO-ORBIS Pediatric Eye Care project for human resource development and capacity building for Pediatric Eye Care Services

Elected Joint Secretary Eye bank Association of India

2008                              Awarded Gold Medal for Ophthalmology by Intraocular Implant and Refractive Society

Team leader for RPC-RIO-ORBIS Pediatric Eye Care project for human resource development and capacity building for Pediatric Eye Care Services

Reviewer for journals American Journal of Ophthalmology, Archives of Ophthalmology, British Journal of Ophthalmology and Eye

2009                               Elected Secretary Eye Bank Association of India (EBAI), attended Global Eye Banking Leadership Summit, Seattle, USA

                            Appointed on panel of experts for accreditation of eye banks in India by EBAI 

                            Appointed member of panel of experts for inspections under the Transplantation of Human Organs Act 1994

                         Team leader for RPC-RIO-ORBIS Pediatric Eye Care project for human resource development and capacity building for Pediatric Eye Care Services

                            Invited reviewer for cornea section of Asia ARVO

                          Reviewer for journals American Journal of Ophthalmology, Archives of Ophthalmology, British Journal of Ophthalmology, Graefe’s Archives of   Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, Eye, NMJI and IJO

2010                               Appointed member of Task Force on Stem Cell Research by Department of Biotechnology

Appointed member of DBT, GOI-NEI, NIH Joint Working Group for Indo-US Vision Research

External Examiner for final MMed (Ophthalmology) by National University of Singapore

External Examiner for exit examination in Ophthalmology by the Joint Commission for Specialist Training in Ophthalmology, National University of Singapore

Reviewer for journal Cornea, AJO, BJO, Eye, IJO and NMJI,  

 

2011                             American Academy of Ophthalmology Achievement Award                                       

                        External Examiner Ophthalmology MMed and Exit Exam for Specialist Training, NUS

2012                              Member of ICMR High Powered committee on Impact of Global Warming on Health

                             Expert for curriculum and requirements for training in Ophthalmology, MCI

                             Cornea free paper and IC reviewer for AIOS

2013                                Member Expert Committee  for National Organ and Tissue Transplant Organization (NOTTO)

2014                                Vice Presdent Eye Bank Association of India

2015                                Appointed Expert for Cornea Blindness Backlog free Punjab by Govt of Punjab and NPCB

2016                                President Eye Bank Association of India

2017                                Member Advisory Committee National Program for Control of Blindness and Vision Impairment
   Chairman Vision Disability Sub Committee by Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment

                               Member MCI Expert Group on Vision

2018                              Chairman NPCB&VI sub-committee on Elimnation of Corneal Blindness

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMMES AND ADVANCED CERTIFICATIONS

            Alphacor Certification Course 2001

            International Brighton OOKP Course 2002

            Boston Keratoprosthesis Update 2010Fundamentals of Biostatistics Workshop NIH,      USA

            Fundamentals of Epidemiology, CEU, AIIMS

            Commonwealth Fellowship in Cornea, Keratoprosthesis, Eye Banking & Inflammatory OSD 2002-03

            Global Eye Bank Leadership, INSA Inter-Academy Fellowship 2006


 
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