Dr. SS Badrinath

Helen Keller Remembrance and Dr G.Sitalakshmi Gift of Sight award day

It was time to stand up and salute the indomitable will of the lady who defied blindness and sound bytes and went on to become the very epitome of hope, courage, confidence and service to millions. It was also a day to recall the services and contribution of Dr G.Sitalakshmi one of the finest surgeons […]

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Second batch of Sankara Nethralaya executives complete Healthcare Management Course from LIBA

The Diploma awarding ceremony of the second batch of Sankara Nethralaya executives was held on Thursday, 19th April, 2012 at the Sri V.D Swami Auditorium. Shri Suresh Kumar, Manager, SN Centers the compeer for the evening got the program started with a warm welcome to the dignitaries and a short note on the course. The […]

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Book launch of ‘Insight- A passion for compassion’ a biography of Sankara Nethralaya

The book launch of ‘Insight-A passion for compassion’ a compelling biography of Sankara Nethralaya co-authored by Shri VV.Ranganathan, Shri George Skarias and Ms Meera Prasad was held at the Walchand Hirachand Hall Mumbai on the 20th of March 2102.The city of Mumbai has a pride of place in the inception and growth of Sankara Nethralaya […]

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Eleventh Dr E.Vaithilingam Memorial Scientific Session

The Dr E.Vaithilingam Memorial Scientific Session is conducted every year as a tribute to the contribution of this great man to the field of optometry and to the all round growth that the Elite School of Optometry registered during his tenure as its Principal between  1991- 2001. The 11th scientific session was held at the […]

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CSR initiative of CPCL

S Venkataramana, MD, CPCL, presenting the cheque to Dr Sheila John, Head of Department, Tele-Ophthalmology, in the presence of Dr SS Badrinath, Chairman Emeritus, Dr S Baskaran, Chairman, Sankara Nethralaya and other senior officials of CPCL News Courtesy: THE TIMES OF INDIA, Friday, March 16, 2012 Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited (CPCL) has donated Rs14.50 lakhs […]

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NABH Accreditation ceremony

The Accreditation of Sankara Nethralaya by the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Healthcare providers (NABH), the highest recognition in the healthcare industry was celebrated with great fanfare at the Sri V.D Swami Auditorium, Sankara Nethralaya Main campus on Monday 12th, March, 2012. The Accreditation certificate was presented to Dr.S.Bhaskaran, Chairman, Sankara Nethralaya by the […]

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Diabetic retinopathy screening camp at Raj Bhavan

The Lion’s club of Central Madras organized a diabetic retinopathy screening camp and award presentation ceremony at the Durbar Hall, Raj Bhavan on the 29th of February, 2012. The function held under the auspices of the Governor of Tamil Nadu who inaugurated the camp and presented the prizes was attended by Lion G.V Raman, Lion […]

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God’s own work wins great honour in God’s own country!

A life time of tireless effort and missionary dedication to doing own God’s work found its crowning glory on Thursday, 2nd of February, 2012. The All India Ophthalmological Society, the world’s second largest and the country’s largest professional body dedicated to the cause of Ophthalmology with a membership of 14,000 eye care professionals, honoured Dr […]

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Silanyas of Sankara Nethralaya’s fourth Center at Kolkata

‘Bengal Leads’ an ambitious initiative by the government of West Bengal under the stewardship of Honourable Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to put the State on the fast track to growth and development was organized on the 9th of January, 2012 at the Milan Mela, Trade Fair Complex, Kolkata. The high power function meant to draw […]

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18th Mahaperiyava Aradhana

The 18th Aradhana of the Mahaperiyava of Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam was celebrated at the Sri VD Swami Auditorium on the 3rd of January, 2012 with the piety and religious fervour befitting the occasion. Delivering the welcome note Dr AR.Karthik, Fellow, Post DNB observed that it is the divine guiding force and Anugraha of Periyava that […]

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