Prof. Dr. Md. Nazrul Islam, Glaucoma Specialist & Phaco surgeon, currently working as Senior Consultant at Bangladesh Eye Hospital. He is the former Professor and Head of Ophthalmology Department at BIRDEM Hospital, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Graduated MBBS in 1982. Later he obtained Diploma (DO), Membership (MCPS) and Fellowship (FCPS) in Ophthalmology. He had fellowship on Phacoemulsification with Dr. Pannet Pangputhipong at Bangkok in 1997 and on Glaucoma with Prof. Robert Ritch at the New York Eye & Ear Infirmary, USA in 2005.
Prof. M. Nazrul Islam is the President of Bangladesh Eye Care Society. He is the Immediate Past President of the Bangladesh Glaucoma Society, He is the Chairman of the Board of Management of Jessore Community Eye Hospital and Jessore Eye & Laser centre. He is a member of the executive board of Asia Pacific Glaucoma Society( APGS), Asian Angle Closure Glaucoma Club (AACGC).
Prof. Nazrul Islam is the author of over 60 medical and scientific papers. He edited Journal of the Ophthalmological Society of Bangladesh (1995-2000), Journal of the Bangladesh Academy of Ophthalmology (2003-2006).Presently he is the Chief Editor of Journal of Bangladesh Glaucoma Society and Editor of Bangladesh Ophthalmic Journal. He was invited to speak or chair in the World Glaucoma Congress, American Academy of ophthalmology, Asia Pacific Glaucoma Congress, Asia Pacific Association of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons (APACRS), All India Ophthalmmological Congress and other National Conferences.
Prof. Nazrul is the writer of five books in Bengali language, one android app on ‘Glaucoma Bangla’ .He received no. of Gold Medal from home and abroad.