Scientific Committee of Andhra Pradesh Ophthalmic Society(APOS) during the APOS annual conference conducts the below mentioned sessions.

1. Orations

  1. Prof P Siva Reddy Oration
  2. Prof Rednam Suryaprasada Rao Oration
  3. Dr Malleswar Rao Oration

2. Commemorative Sessions :

  1. Dr T Narayan Reddy’s session – Learn from masters.
  2. Dr K Sivarama Krishna’s Lecture and Refractive Surgery session
  3. Dr G Sundar Rama Raju’ Lecture and Cataract session
  4. Dr Sonty Sriram’s Lecture and Glaucoma Session
  5. Dr U V Raman Raju’s Lecture and Cornea Session
  6. Dr Ajit Babu Majji’s Lecture and Retina Session
  7. Dr O Gopalakrishna’s Lecture and Young Ophthalmologists session

3. Competitive Sessions – Free Paper, Videos, Quiz and Posters :

  1. Dr K Vengal Rao’s best free paper session.
  2. Dr V Raghavachar’s best free paper session.
  3. Dr Nadella Vishnuvardhan’s best anterior segment free paper session
  4. Nayana Dr Sriram’s best posterior segment free paper session
  5. Dr T Satyanarayan Reddy’s Postgraduates best free papers session – Winner and Runner.
  6. Akira Dr Prabhakar’s best Video session
  7. Dr Gangadhar Reddy PG quiz team event
  8. Srikiran Institute’s best physical poster

 

Eligibility Criteria for Various Competitive Sessions

Prof. K Vengal Rao free paper session Prof V Raghava-char Best Free paper session Anaparthi Dr T Satyanarayan Reddy’s Best PG paper session Dr Nadella Vish-nuvardhan’s Best Anterior Segment and Nayan Dr Sriram C Ravula’s Best Posterior Segment Paper Akira Dr N Prab-hakar’s Best Video / Srikiran Institute’s best Poster presenta-tion
Paper should be sent specifically for this session Paper should be sent specifically for this session Work to be certi-fied by HOD (at-tach scanned certif-icate with abstract) Paper should be sent specifically for these sessions Edited films on dif-ficult cases, tech-nique or clinical study.
Chief author should be the presenting author & is eligible for award Chief author should be the presenting author & is eligible for award Certificate from the Institute confirming PG Status (produce after acceptance) Chief author should be the presenting author & is eligible for award New Concepts, teaching material etc Poster with re-levant Scientific content
Presenting author should be a ratified APOS member Presenting author should be a ratified APOS member Chief author should be presenting au-thor & should be APOS ratified members- in- wait-ing Presenting author should be a ratified APOS member Presenting Author should be a ratified APOS member or member in waiting.
Age < 45 years No age restriction No age restriction No Age restriction No age restriction
Only one presenta-tion permitted Only one presenta-tion permitted Only one presenta-tion permitted No restriction to number of presen-tations No restriction to number of presen-tations
Topic not presented earlier at the same session of APOS Topic not presented earlier at the same session of APOS Could have been presented earlier Topic not presented earlier at the same session of APOS Could have been presented earlier
Author Not re-ceived an award in this category earlier Author who re-ceived an award in this category earlier also eligible Author who re-ceived an award in this category earlier also eligible Author who re-ceived an award in this category earlier also eligible Author who re-ceived an award in this category earlier also eligible