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Chennaiites gallop for a righteous cause at the ‘Terry Fox Run’

The bright Sunday morning on 25th Aug 2013, saw the ever calm campus of IIT Madras, came alive with a milling crowd of over 15,000 men, women and children of all ages and walks of life, gathered enthusiastically for a major cause – to support the ‘Marathon of Hope’, ‘to spread awareness on CANCER’, with [...]

A special eye screening camp for special people

“Sometimes I need only to stand wherever I am, to be blessed.” – Mary Oliver
On the 25th August, a team of Senior Optometrists (Ms. Jameel Rizwana H, Dr. Krishna Kumar R, Ms. Vijayalakshmi A), M.Phil Optometry students (Ms. Archayeetha and Mr. Neeraj Kumar) and Optometry fellows (Mr. Danny Lewi Hau, Ms. Jasmine Jose and Ms. [...]

A patriotic and principled leader visits Sankara Nethralaya

As part of his efforts towards instilling the values of patriotism, team spirit and a service orientation among the employees Dr SS.Badrinath had organized for the visit and guest lecture of a towering leader whose movement had these as its core values, the man was Shri Mohan Madhukar Bhagwat, Sarsanghachalak (Supreme Chief), Rashtrya Swayamsevak Sangh. [...]

Sankara Nethralaya welcomes you to join the run against cancer!

Get into your Keds, Spikes or a pair of sandals, be in your track/jog suits or a pair of denims and t-Shirt but make sure to be there at the IIT-Madras for the ‘Terry Fox Run’ Chennai’s marathon of hope at 8:00am on Sunday 25th August 2013. Walk, jog or cycle the 6 kilometers into [...]

Senior healthcare professionals shower praise on Sankara Nethralaya Academy’s “Certified Course in Hospital Management”

The event was conducted to present Certificates to the fourth batch of successful candidates of the “CERTIFICATE COURSE IN HOSPITAL MANAGEMENT”.
About 20 professionals serving in the Health care industry at various levels had enrolled in this course to hone their administrative and technical skills in the workplace.
Mr S S G K Murali – Senior Management [...]

Exploring the relevance of “SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT” in healthcare

The Sankara Nethralaya Academy as part of its ongoing initiatives towards enhancing and streamlining operational efficiency of healthcare delivery joined hands with the Confederation of Indian Industry – Institute of Logistics a leader in the field to exchange ideas and explore the role of Supply Chain Management in the Health Care Sector. The two leaders [...]

The Sankara Nethralaya Academy Conducted a Session on Customer Service

The concluding session of the fourth batch of Certificate Course in Hospital Management was on customer service and its need today.
The session was a very lively and interactive session and most of the participants contributed to the content of the session with their comments and personal experiences in their sphere of work.
The concept of customer [...]

Sankara Nethralaya celebrates nation’s 67th Independence Day with great zeal

The Sankara Nethralaya family demonstrated its perfect sync with nature as its members gathered enthusiastically and in large numbers to celebrate the 67th Independence Day, unmindful of the incessant rains. The day’s proceedings got off to a novel and thoughtful start with a highly charged group of tiny tots representing the nation’s future citizens, led [...]

A grateful institution rededicates its knowledge hub in respectful memory of a worthy employee

As an institution with a deep commitment to human values and a deep sense of gratitude to all those who contributed to its growth, Sankara Nethralaya observed the 10th of August 2013 as a remembrance day of Late Shri V.Parthasarathy a most worthy employee who served the institution as Senior Manager- Establishment, a man who [...]

Sankara Nethralaya conducts a high level exploration on the clinical applications of Nanotechnology

A high power symposium on the use of Nano Technology in clinical care was held at the Sri VD Swami auditorium, Sankara Nethralaya Main campus on the 2nd & 3rd of August 2013. Welcoming the gathering of over 63 participants pursuing research/ higher studies in Nano technology, Advisor to Vision Research Foundation, Dr.Rama Rajagopal, gave [...]