Aravind among the select few for Sanford Greenberg Prize: End Blindness 2020
Aravind Eye Care System is among the select few for the Greenberg Prize: End Blindness 2020. The award was announced in 2012 to recognise the work of the scientific and medical communities who have pioneered breath-taking advances in the fight to end blindness, between then and 2020. Prize recipients were honoured in two categories: Outstanding Achievement Prize and Visionary Prize. Aravind’s Chairman, Dr. R.D. Ravindran was honoured in the Outstanding Achievement category in recognition of his profound contribution toward treating and curing blindness.The award was given at a virtual ceremony on December 14, 2020.
Dr. P. Namperumalsamy Delivers Dr.T.K. Alexander Memorial Oration
Kerala Society of Ophthalmic Surgeons honoured Dr. P. Namperumalsamy with the Dr. T.K. Alexander Memorial Oration Award. Dr. Namperumalsamy delivered the oration titled, Institution Building: Academic and professional Excellence.
Awards at Keracon
December 11-13, 2020
At the virtual conference of Cornea Society of India, the following doctors bagged prizes. Dr. Ann Divya Jacob, Cornea Fellow, Aravind-Tirunelveli and Dr. Josephine Christy, Cornea Consultant, Aravind-Pondicherry won first and second prizes respectively in the e-poster competition. Dr. Aditya Sanjeev Ghorpade, Cornea Consultant, Aravind-Tirunelveli won second place in photo contest.