February 2011

Public Service Excellence award for Dr. Badrinath

Chairman Emeritus Dr. SS Badrinath was awarded the AIMA-Public Service Excellence Award on February 21, 2011 on the occasion of the 55th Foundation Day of the All-India Management Association (AIMA). Every year AIMA commemorates its Foundation Day by recognizing the contribution of professionals from various fields and presents awards to renowned personalities for their unprecedented […]

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Visionary move: Gujarati philanthropist’s charity helps the needy in Chennai

Sankara Nethralaya, a Chennai-based hospital that offers cutting edge eye treatment to people and follows a pay or free model, is worth emulating in the state. The seed capital for starting the trust-run hospital was given by Gujarati philanthropist C U Shah. Director of research of Sankara Nethralaya Gopal Ligam said that the hospital has […]

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AIOS award for Dr. Biswas

Dr. Jyotirmay Biswas has been awarded the AIOS award (comprehensive ophthalmology) for the overall best paper read at the Comprehensive Ophthalmology sessions at the 69th Annual Conference of the All-India Ophthalmological Society held from February 3-6, 2011 at Ahmedabad. His paper was titled “Ophthalmic Telepathology: Concept and Practice – FP9”

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