Presentations in meetings

British & Eire Association of Vitreoretinal Surgeons (BEAVRS) - Edinburgh, November 2014

  1. Whether vitreous status (attached/detached) affects visual outcome in patients undergoing vitrectomy for floaters.
  2. Scleral buckling using non-contact wide angle viewing system and endoillumination.
  3. Visual and anatomical outcomes of patients undergoing combined phakovitrectomy with internal limiting membrane peeling for vitreo-macular traction.

American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS) - San Diego, August 2014

  1. Non-posturing macular hole surgery with choice of tamponade guided by hole base diameter.
  2. Are four haptics better than two in avoiding pupillary capture in combined phakovitrectomy?

American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS) - Toronto, August 2014

  1. Does combined phakovitrectomy for rhegmatogenous retinal detachment (RRD) modify the risk of developing proliferative vitreoretinopathy (PVR)?

Retinal Detachment Symposium of the ASRS - Torornto, August 2013


Pictured (left to right) are the panelists: John Pitcher MD; Ron Adelman MD MPH; Sunil Srivastava MD; moderators Andrew Schachat MD, John Pollack MD and Rubina Rahman MBBS FRCOphth (UK) FRCS; Manish Nagpal MD FRCS(UK).

British & Eire association of Vitreo-retinal surgeons (BEAVRS) - Sheffield, 5-6th November 2015

6/11/2015: Feasibility and Safety of 27 gauge vitrectomy for the treatment of a variety of Vitreo-retinal conditions. R Rahman

6/11/2015: Accuracy of user-adjusted axial length measurements by optical biometry in eyes having combined phacovitrectomy for macula-off rhegmatogenous retinal detachment. S Kolb, R Rahman J Stephenson.

British & Eire Association of Vitreoretinal Surgeons (BEAVRS) - Southampton 10-11th November 2016

  1. Video session: Surgical pearls and complications management. Moderators & Presenters: A Laidlaw, R Haynes, Rubina Rahman
  2. Poster presentation: Risk factors for elevated intraocular pressure on first day postoperative review following pars plana vitrectomy.
  3. Poster presentation: Repair of persistent macular holes with non- posturing surgery-- a role for Oxane-HD.