Dr. Bharat Ghodadra

Medical Superintendent,

Born on 18th September 1953, completed MBBS, D.O. and MS (Ophthalmology) from Gujarat University.

Present Work Experience :

Medical Superintendent & Professor of Ophthalmology - GCSMCH & RC.

I/C Cornea Unit & Eye Bank
M&J Western Regional Institute of Ophthalmology
Civil Hospital & B.J. Medical College,
Asarwa, AHMEDABAD - 380 016. GUJARAT

Professional & Teaching experience :

Total teaching experience: More than .35 years

I have been teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels in the department of Ophthalmology at a medical college.

I have been associated with Eye Banking activities since more than 30 years.

My area of expertise is Eye Banking, Corneal Preservation & Transplantation.

I have been examiner for

Undergraduates and postgraduates in various universities including Gujarat University, Saurashtra university, M.S. University, South Gujarat University. RUHS, Maharashtra etc

Postgraduates in Rajasthan & Maharashtra

Diplomat of national board

I have participated in Eye Camps at Kenya-Tanzania in 1984, 1986, 1993 & 1994. Also Mega Eye camps at Bodhi Gaya, Bihar by Bhansali Trust

Achievements, Awards & Activities :

Awarded WHO fellowship for the year 1987 and visited various ophthalmology institutes in Moscow - USSR from 21-03-1988 to 16-04-1988.

Best paper award at 10th Gujarat Ophthalmological Conference at Mehsana in 1982.

Retina Foundation Medal and first prize at 12th Gujarat Ophthalmological Conference at Surendranagar in 1984.

Community service award by Shivanana Mission in 2006 by HE Governor of Gujarat.

Eye Donation Fortnight celebrations every year between 25th August & 7th Sept.

Childhood Blindness survey with SEWA Rural, Jhagadia and Bharuch in summer 2006.

Workshop on vision 2020 at I-care, LVPEI, Hyderabad 25-26-27 Aug. 2005

ORBIS – India Country office to strengthen POU 29-30 Sept. 2005

UPSC & GPSC expert in Ophthalmology.

Medical Council of India Inspector for Ophthalmology.

Life member AMA, GMA,IMA

Life member- Ahmedabad, Gujarat & All India Ophthalmological Societies.