Message from NOS President

Dear esteemed members and distinguished guests,

It is with great pleasure and pride that I, as the President of Nepal Ophthalmic Society, extend a warm welcome to all of you for the XXV Nepal Ophthalmic Society Annual Conference 2023 in conjunction with XV Eastern Regional Ophthalmic Conference 2023 in the beautiful city of Biratnagar, Nepal. This conference represents a significant milestone in our ongoing efforts to elevate the standard of eye care in our country and beyond with the theme of “Enhancing Quality Eye care”.

Biratnagar, known for its vibrant culture, warm hospitality, and scenic beauty like “Koshi Tappu” wildlife reserve & “Bhedetar” near Dharan serves as an ideal setting for this gathering of esteemed professionals, researchers, and practitioners in the field of ophthalmology.

The Conference is scheduled for 13th & 14th October and has been thoughtfully curated to provide a platform for the exchange of knowledge, innovative ideas, and best practices. Through our comprehensive program, encompassing scientific sessions, keynote addresses, and workshops, we aim to inspire dialogue, foster collaboration, and promote lifelong learning among attendees.

Our esteemed speakers, both national and international, will share their expertise, cutting-edge research, and valuable insights, addressing the latest trends, challenges, and advancements in ophthalmology. The conference will encompass various subspecialties, including cataract surgery, cornea and refractive surgery, retina, glaucoma, pediatric ophthalmology, Oculoplasty, ensuring a holistic approach to comprehensive eye care. Young Ophthalmologists, Nepalese journal of ophthalmology & Women in ophthalmology will be part of this mega event.

In addition to the scientific program, we have organized social events, and cultural experiences to facilitate meaningful connections and friendships among participants. We encourage you to seize these opportunities to establish collaborations, share experiences, and build a strong professional network that will support you throughout your career.

I extend my heartfelt appreciation to Biratnagar eye hospital for hosting this conference in association with Nepal Ophthalmic Society. I am confident that this 25th annual NOSCON in Biratnagar will serve as a catalyst for transformative change, empowering us to enhance patient care, embrace innovation, and strengthen the field of ophthalmology in Nepal.

Thus, I would like to again welcome you all for your presence at this momentous event. May your experiences during this conference inspire you, broaden your horizons, and ignite a renewed dedication to excellence in eye care.

With warm regards,
Prof. Dr. Meenu Chaudhary, MD
President, Nepal Ophthalmic Society

Organized by

Nepal Ophthalmic Society

Hosted by

Biratnagar Eye Hospital