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Board member of the Medical Research Foundation underlines and reiterates Sankara Nethralaya’s service to society to a distinguished audience.

The Alumni Association of the College of Engineering, Guindy (AACEG) is among the city’s elite and prestigious professional bodies and has a diverse and high level member base. It boasts of a member profile consisting of ‘Captains’ of industry, technocrats and senior officials serving in the private and public domain. The members of the AACEG, [...]

The Sankara Nethralaya family pays its respectful homage to a man of Science with a heart of Gold!

The members of the Sankara Nethralaya family bow their head in reverence to one of their institution’s greatest well wishers as they bid a tearful farewell to Bharat Ratna Dr. APJ.Abdul Kalam, former President of the Nation, Eminent Atomic Scientist, Visionary and above all a simple, down to earth humanitarian passionately committed to the well [...]

The Vidyasagar Institute for Bio-Medical Science successfully conducts the BITS Practice School-I Programme

The BITS Practice School-I Programme was conducted by the Vidyasagar Institute of Bio-Medical Science (A unit of the Medical Research Foundation) between 22nd May and 16th July 2015 at the Sankara Nethralaya Main campus. A total of 10 students from different BITS campuses, 2 from BITS Pilani, 4 from BITS Hyderabad and 4 from BITS [...]

Chief receives high honours from diverse bodies

The Indian Intraocular Implant and Refractive Society’s Annual Convention was inaugurated recently in the city by the Honourable Health Minister of Tamil Nadu Dr.C.Vijaya Baskar, the society’s India Secretary General Dr.Amar Agarwal hailed Dr. SS.Badrinath’s role in blindness eradication and awarded him a Gold Medal for his contribution to ophthalmology on the occasion. Dr. SS.Badrinath [...]

Sankara Nethralaya takes a giant step towards unravelling the intricacies of the Ocular Surface

Comprehending the magnitude and diverse array of abnormalities, ophthalmic issues and the very functioning of the Ocular Surface had been among the more daunting areas of ophthalmology and by its intrinsic nature the area had remained a challenge to ophthalmologists the world over, since a very long time. The Ocular Surface and Keratoprosthesis Conference (OSKON-2012) [...]

The image of a great admirer and generous supporter get enshrined at Sankara Nethralaya

Nani A.Palkhivala was a living legend of his times, he strode the world of economics, law and finance like a Titan, he was an erudite scholar, powerful orator and legal luminary, his authority over tax laws and the constitutional law are legendary. He was an outspoken and uncompromising civil liberties activist and served with distinction [...]

MoU for BSc Ophthalmic Dispensing – 4 Years Course jointly by The SN Academy and Govt of Tamil Nadu`s Periyar University – Salem on 01.07.2015

Being a super speciality eye hospital with a reputation built over three decades of noble service, Sankara Nethralaya extends its community services in Healthcare Education too through its academic wing The Sankara Nethralaya Academy (TSNA).
In order to reach out to larger fraternity of students, TSNA has signed an MOU with Periyar University, a State University [...]