News & Events


Sunday 1st March 2020

Gomabai Netralaya in collaboration with Alcon, India organizing a unique ‘Live Surgery Phaco Update’ event on 1st March 2020. Renowned ophthalmologist Dr.O.P Agrawal will be performing four phaco surgeries with live telecast facility and interaction with audience. This is a unique opportunity for all Ophthalmologists from the region to upgrade their skills and knowledge through live interaction with Dr.O.P Agrawal. Registration for this event is complementary for all eye surgeons from Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan.

Eye Retrieval Technician Training

KGMU UP Community Eye Bank in Lucknow has, in the short span of 3 years already supplied more than 1750 corneas for sight restoring surgeries in Uttar Pradesh. In the quest towards elimination of corneal blindness they have also created a center of excellence for eye bank training, which started operations last year and has already trained 17 eye bank personnel. Further on this endeavor, they have also started training workshops for eye banks which are unable to attend the full time training. Mr Yogendra Rathore of Gomabai Netralaya has attended this workshop at Lucknow UP, in which he was trained in  standard approaches for donor physical & ocular assessment, recovery work site preparation, donor preparation, aseptic technique and surgical technique of In-situ procedure. 




Emergency service @ Gomabai Netralaya

Emergency service @ Gomabai Netralaya 

Inventory Management @ GBN

Gomabai Netralaya participated in webinar conducted under Knowledge Hub activity, VISION 2020 INDIA in association with CyberSight, Orbis and LV Prasad Eye Institute, on ‘Inventory Management’. Speaker - Dr Vadlamuni Ramamurthy aim was to manage inventory with less volume along with high productivity leading to effective management.

NABH-Pre Assessment - 12th & 13th October

Gomabai's first step towards accreditation process with the assessor


Gomabai- The Eye Banker

The National Conference on Cornea and Eyebanking features scientific sessions that are designed to interest the two important groups attending the conference Eye Bankers & Ophthalmologist. The Eye Banking session has helped us in all dimensions updates in eye banking, quality in eye banking and the way forward and the Cornea session will consist of tips to manage various corneal diseases & also simple corneal surgeries that can be done by all. 


Fire Hydrant System & Signages @ GBN

Fire hydrant system & Signages was successful installed and subsequently training was given to staff.


Vision 2020 Workshop

GBN Participates in every FY in VISION 2020 INDIA which had recently organized the series of four training programs in East, South, West and Central regions of India. Out of which Mr Vinod Rathore (Optometrist- Badisadri VC) participated in "Standardising Primary Eye Care Services". 

Happy Teacher’s Day @ Netralaya

GBN thank all the teachers and acknowledge their contribution in helping eradication of blindness , especially in rural population They are not just teaching but shaping the character, calibre and future of all these students, inspiring them to fight all odds in the patriarchal society and emerge as eye health champions.


National Eye Donation Fortnight (25th Aug-8th Sept)

GBN celebration of the great campaign is go through very well in order to promote the eye donation process as well as to put forth the significant message to the people for being the special part of eye donation or eye pledging for giving normal life to the common public.


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