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The pioneer in eye care reiterates its commitment to keep preventable blindness at bay

With an undaunting resolve and commitment to “No more avoidable blindness”, the theme of this year’s World Sight Day, Sankara Nethralaya the leader in preventable blindness initiatives and the Lion’s Club of Chennai Central Madras its steadfast partner in battling blindness joined hands to celebrate “World Sight Day” on October 9, 2014, at the Aruna [...]

Crossing heights and hurdles in the journey of providing vision

The Mobile Eye Surgical Unit, Sankara Nethralaya’s operation theatre on wheels,in keeping with its avowed objective of taking the light of vision to the most remote and unreachable regions and to the most socially and economically backward communities commenced its noble journey from Sankara Nethralaya, Main campus, Chennai to the hilly terrain of Vellimalai located [...]

High recognitions in diverse areas reiterate Sankara Nethralaya’s superior research infrastructure and in-depth knowledge of its researchers.

Ms. M.K. Janani receiving the ‘Smt. Sreerangamma N.Narayana and Smt. Radhamani N.Anantha Endowment Award”
from Dr. H.N.Madhavan, Director, L&T Microbiology Dept.

Dr. M.Sowmya receiving the ‘Professor S.Krishnamoorthy Rao Gold Medal Award” from Dr H.N.Madhavan, Director, L&T Microbiology Dept.

Ms. D.Sudha receiving the ‘Swarnalatha Punshi” Award” from Dr. Ronnie Jacob George, Director- Research, KNBIRVO
Research initiatives at the Sankara Nethralaya [...]

Sankara Nethralaya’s knowledge dissemination arms celebrate their proud moment!

The 26th annual graduation ceremony of the Elite School of optometry, the CU Shah institute of ophthalmic science and the Vidyasagar institute of bio-medical science was celebrated with great zest an vigour at the Sri V.D.Swami Auditorium, Sankara Nethralaya main campus on the 6th of October 2014. The placid and quiet interiors of the Sri [...]

The Sankara Nethralaya Academy’s 8th batch of Hospital Management program receives enthusiastic response.

Mr. A. Mahalingam, Program Director & Assistant Registrar of Academy highlighting the salient features and relevance of the course.
The Sankara Nethralaya Academy (TSNA), the academic arm of its illustrious parent institution and world class eye care provider is committed to sharing the knowledge and experience of its parent institution to enhance the overall functioning of [...]

Population based study by Sankara Nethralaya Consultant throws new light on Glaucoma.

Dr. Rathini Lillian David, Consultant at the Smt. Jadhavbai Nathmal Singhvee Glaucoma Services, Sankara Nethralaya, was honoured with the “Best Paper Award” for her in-depth and well researched presentation, elaborating the critical impact of a variation in pressure on glaucoma. The paper titled “Tran laminar cribrosa pressure difference and glaucoma in a population based study” [...]

Nobility through charity

There are no excesses in nobility and charity. When deeds are true, it binds the heart and goes beyond.
In yet another act of utmost compassion, the Sankara Nethralaya Women’s Auxiliary (SWAN) exhibited the camaraderie that they have fostered on to themselves with Sankara Nethralaya, an institution, that forges every moment to alleviating blindness, by a [...]