About BGS


Bangladesh Glaucoma Society has been  established to facilitate contact between Glaucoma Specialists in all over the country , to encourage  research and service projects,  spreading knowledge and skill  in this rapidly advancing field, assist comprehensive ophthalmologist to be up to date with advancement  in all aspects of glaucoma diagnosis and management.

Glaucoma is one of the major  cause of blindness in Bangladesh . The vision of Bangladesh Glaucoma Society is to promote the best possible well being and minimal glaucoma induced visual disability in individuals within an affordable health care system.


Paving the way to better Glaucoma Care in Bangladesh .


  • Executive Committee
  • Advisory Board


The main objectives of our society are-

  • To prevent blindness due to glaucoma.
    • Public Awareness and Recognition of Glaucoma : To increase Public awareness and recognition of glaucoma .
    • Prevention : To prevent blindness due to glaucoma.
  • Treatment : To improve treatment of glaucoma.
  • Research : To do research on glaucoma.
  • Education : To increase the understanding of such diseases in the Ophthalmologist and Health care providers.
  • Knowledge : To participate in the national & international seminars & conferences on  glaucoma. To arrange seminars, symposium & Annual National conferences on updates of glaucoma.


BGS Executive Committee Office :

Bangladesh Glaucoma Society
House no. 12/A, Road No 5, Dhanamondi
Harun Eye Foundation  Hospital
Dhaka 1205.Bangladesh.

Contact Person:

Prof. Zakia .S.Shahid
Telephone no:(+8801711368788)
E-mail ID : [email protected]