March 30, 2009

7th Meet of PAC in Health Sciences at SN on 27 & 28 March 2009

The 7th meeting of PAC in Health Sciences of Department of Science & Technology, (DST) Govt. of India was held in Sankara Nethralaya on 27th and 28th March, 2009. Over 55  investigators from all over India presented their proposals which were reviewed by Prof.V.I Mathan, Chairman and the committee members. Dr.Rita Banerjee, official from DST […]

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Navasuja Sankara Nethralaya celebrates 5th anniversary

Navasuja Sankara Nethralaya (NSN), a unit of Sankara Nethralaya and a  multi-specialty ophthalmalogy Hospital completed 5 years of mission for vision, serving south Chennites. SN’s ten specialists have examined 75,000 patients.  The Hospital offers  services to treat glaucoma, cataract and inter-ocular tests, treatment and surgery, all under one roof. Dr. Vineet Ratra of NSN highlighted […]

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From Stree Seva Mandir, a friend of Sankara Nethralaya

To serve the orphans, the destitute, poor and socially backward women and children, Stree Seva Mandir was founded by Chennagantamma (Mrs. A.C. Krishna Rao)  on 2 Oct. 1949, inspired by Gandhiji amd Tagore.  The Mandir has no political, communal, religious, linguistic or territorial links.  Its programmes cover: (1) Institutional care. (2) Education. (3) Vocational training. […]

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