Doctor's Profile

Dr Taskin Khan

MBBS, MS Ophthalmology

Professor, Department of Ophthalmology

Reg. Number: DMC-7889


Dr. Taskin Khan is presently working at Hamdard Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, New Delhi as Professor (Ophthalmology). She did her MBBS and post-graduation in Ophthalmology from the prestigious Jawahar Lal Nehru Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh. Her area of interests is anterior segment diseases, Amblyopia and Preventive & Rehabilitative Ophthalmology. She has an extensive clinical, administrative & teaching experience expanding for more than three decades. She has guided post graduate students and has served as an examiner for post graduate and undergraduate students. She is credited with scientific papers in peer review National & International Journals.  In 2007 she was honoured with ‘Certificate of Excellent Case Management’ from Carthage Area Hospital, New York, USA. Dr Khan is also actively engaged in the organization of conferences, workshops, seminars and health camps. She is also a member of Medical Education Unit of HIMSR and is an active member of various institutional committees of HIMSR & HAHC Hospital.

Area of Interest

  • Anterior segment diseases
  • Amblyopia
  • Preventive &Rehabilitative Ophthalmology
  • Medical Education DMC-78898

Educational Qualifications

Degree Year Name of College & University Registration Number Date of Registration
MS 1996 JNMC, Aligarh Muslim University UPMC-51696 22-02-2017
MBBS 1992 JNMC, Aligarh Muslim University DMC-78898 03-01-2006

Deatils of Teaching Experience

Designation* Institution From To Duration
Professor HIMSR, New Delhi 15-01-2024 Till Date
Associate Professor HIMSR, New Delhi 05-08-2020 14-01-2024 3 Years, 5Months
Assistant Professor HIMSR, New Delhi 22-09-2011 04-08-2020 8 Years 11 Months
Senior Resident HIMSR, New Delhi 21-01-2011 21-09-2011 9 Months
Principal & Head Ophthalmology Department BIPMS, Lucknow 08-08-1998 05-05-2010 11 Years 7 Months
Senior Residents JNMCH, AMU, Aligarh 25-07-1997 25-07-1998 1 Year
Tutor, Anatomy JNMCH, AMU, Aligarh 04-04-1996 09-09-1997 6 Months
Junior Resident, Ophthalmology JNMCH, AMU, Aligarh 12-12-1992 01-01-1996 3 years


Research Work & Projects

  • Evaluation of Serum Zinc and Copper as a biomarker in Progression of Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Comparison of retrobulbar blood flow using colour doppler imaging in diabetic patients with and without diabetic retinopathy
  • A prospective study to compare the effective lowering of IOP and side effect profile of ripasudil 0.4% and netarsudil 0.02% in patients of primary open angle glaucoma
  • Intraocular pressure changes following laryngoscopy & tracheal intubation with Macintosh laryngoscope (King Vision) in non-ophthalmic surgeries: A Randomized Study.
  • Morphometric Analysis of Macula in Different Age Groups & Gender in Indian Adult Population


  • Fellowship in Phacoemulsification technique, Shroff Eye Centre, New Delhi, April 2016
  • MCI Revised basic course workshop in Medical education Technologies & ATCOM Module, August 2016
  • MCI Basic Course workshop in Medical Education Technologies, MAMC, New Delhi 16th – 18th April, 2015
  • Completed Skill drill workshop in avoidance & management of complications in cataract surgery, ICARE Centre, Noida, UP (March 2014)
  • Completed course on Disaster Risk Management framework organized by Global facility for Disaster reduction and recovery and National Institute of Disaster Management, New Delhi. ( July –August 2013)
  • Fellowship in Phacoemulsification technique from ICARE Centre, Noida, UP (April 2012).
  • Observer ship from New York, USA in Phacoemulsification cataract extraction with injectable lenses, Refractive IOL implantation, Pterygium removal with free graft placement using tisseal tissue glue and Endocyclophotocoagulation for glaucoma management. (May-July 2007).
  • Awarded Certificate of Excellent case management from USA (2007)

Membership of Academic Bodies Societies

  • Licensed by Medical Council of India
  • Licensed by UP State Medical Council, India
  • Licensed by Delhi Medical Council, India
  • Member All India Ophthalmic Society, India
  • Member Delhi Ophthalmic Society, India

Invited Talks and Lectures

  • Resource Faculty 3rd RBCW at HIMSR April 2021
  • Pre-conference CME on Medical Education Virtual Biennial SAAP VII & PSI Conference 2021
  • Resource person CISP –II Program conducted by MEU, HIMSR on 23rd & 24th September 2020
  • Resource Faculty 2nd RBCW at HIMSR April 2018
  • Resource Faculty RBCW at HIMSR April 2017
  • Resource faculty, Contact lens workshop 2010 at Venu Eye Hospital, New Delhi

Workshops/ CMEs/ Conference Organised

  • 3rd RBCW at HIMSR April 2021 at HIMSR, New Delhi
  • Pre-conference CME on Medical Education Virtual Biennial SAAP VII & PSI Conference 2021
  • Unani HIMSR Conclave 2021 on ‘Immune-modulatory effect of Unani medication’
  • Orientation Program of MBBS 2020 batch
  • CISP –II Program conducted by MEU, HIMSR on 23rd & 24th September 2020
  • Organised seminar, camp and walkathon to create awareness as part of “Glaucoma Awareness Week” in the Department of Ophthalmology, HIMSR &HAHC Hospital, 8th March to 14th March 2020
  • World Antimicrobial Awareness Week 18th to 24th November, 2020
  • Organised Eye donation fortnight 25th August-8th September 2019 School vision screening at Laxmi Nagar, New Delhi August, 2019 Poster making competition as awareness campaign on Eye Donation fortnight, 2019 Contact Lens Awareness Week 2019
  • World Optometry Day Celebrated with seminar and poster making competition, 2019
  • 2nd RBCW at HIMSR April 2018 at HIMSR, New Delhi
  • RBCW at HIMSR April 2017 at HIMSR, New Delhi
  • Workshop on Contact Lens, Bausch & Lomb Master Mind Plus, Bausch & Lomb International University and Department of Ophthalmology, Jamia Hamdard Oct-Dec, 2016
  • Dental and Eye Camp at Sewa Bharti Madhav Seva Kendra, Trilokpuri New Delhi on 24th January 2016 organised by Woman CAN and Department of Dentistry and Ophthalmology
  • Workshop on Contact Lens, Bausch & Lomb Master Mind Plus, Bausch & Lomb International University and Department of Ophthalmology, Jamia Hamdard Oct-Dec, 2015
  • Organised World Glaucoma Week celebrations, 9th to 14th March 2015, a held at HAHC Hospital, Urban & Rural Health Training Centres of Hamdard Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Jamia Hamdard.
  • Health camp by the Dept. of Dentistry and Ophthalmology in association with Women CAN on15th March 2015, at Batla House, New Delhi
  • Diabetes day and eye check-up camp at RHTC, Madanpur Khadar, organized by the Department of Community Medicine & Ophthalmology,15th November 2014 Workshop on Diagnostic Microbiology: Newer Trends and Advances, Department of Microbiology, HIMSR, JH, New Delhi 21 st Dec, 2013
  • Workshop on Basic Life Support “Skill to help save lives “organized by American Heart Association” at HIMSR, Jamia Hamdard 7th Feb, 2012
  • Symposium on HIV/AIDS Awareness among youth of JH Department of Microbiology and Ophthalmology, HIMSR, JH,31st – 1st Nov, 2011
  • Symposium on Role of medical colleges in making schools/ university tobacco free campus Department of Medicine and Ophthalmology, HIMSR, Jamia Hamdard 30th July, 2011
  • Conducted Surgical Eye Camps at Jan Kalyan Eye Hospital, Lucknow (Dec.-Jan.1998-99 at Kakori & Itaunja UP)
  • Yearly Workshop and Seminar on contact lens practice at IPMS & Baba Hospital, Lucknow (2001-2010)

Workshops/ CMEs/ Conference Attended

  • 3 Day workshop on Implementation of NABH 5th edition standards 1st -3rd June 2021
  • AIOC 2020, Gurugram, India
  • CISP workshop organised by MEU HIMSR
  • 69th Annual Conference of Delhi Ophthalmic Society 2018
  • Winter DOS Conference 2019
  • 66th Annual Conference of Delhi Ophthalmic Society, April 2016
  • 67th Annual Conference of Delhi Ophthalmic Society, 2017
  • Lecture series on Research Methodology & Biostatistics, MEU, HIMSR 2017
  • Workshop on Teaching Methodology, MEU, HIMSR 2017