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Sunday, June 29, 2014

www.thesnacademy.ac.in/pdf/admission-open-for-2014-2015.pdf

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Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai chosen as preferred ‘Examination Center’ by the prestigious ‘Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons’ Edinburgh

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai chosen as preferred ‘Examination Center’ by the prestigious ‘Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons’ Edinburgh

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » SPECIALITY CONTACT LENSES – An eye opener for practising Optometrists

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » SPECIALITY CONTACT LENSES – An eye opener for practising Optometrists

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » The Sankara Nethralaya Academy`s 7th batch of Certificate Course in Hospital Management (CCHM) inaugurated on 21.06.2014

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » The Sankara Nethralaya Academy`s 7th batch of Certificate Course in Hospital Management (CCHM) inaugurated on 21.06.2014

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » Sankara Nethralaya Academy addresses the challenges of healthcare marketing

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » Sankara Nethralaya Academy addresses the challenges of healthcare marketing

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » Healthy Career Choices in Health Care

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » Healthy Career Choices in Health Care

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » A Hands-on Summer Training programme by VIBS

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » A Hands-on Summer Training programme by VIBS

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » Sankara Nethralaya’s giant stride to yet another milestone

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » Sankara Nethralaya’s giant stride to yet another milestone

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » The Sankara Nethralaya Academy conducts a high power knowledge dissemination exercise

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » The Sankara Nethralaya Academy conducts a high power knowledge dissemination exercise

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » The Florence Nightingales of Sankara Nethralaya make a touching gesture on ‘International Nurse’s Day

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » The Florence Nightingales of Sankara Nethralaya make a touching gesture on ‘International Nurse’s Day

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » Sankara Nethralaya Academy simplifies the finer nuances of IOL usage

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » Sankara Nethralaya Academy simplifies the finer nuances of IOL usage

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » Prestigious aid facilitating agency identifies Medical Research Foundation as an institution eligible to receive donations

Sankara Nethralaya. A Mission For Vision » Prestigious aid facilitating agency identifies Medical Research Foundation as an institution eligible to receive donations

Sunday, June 22, 2014

ESO Alumni Association Award for the Best Research Publication for the year 2013-2014



Elite School of Optometry
(Unit of Medical Research Foundation)

ESO Alumni Association Award
for the
Best Research Publication for the year 2013-2014
Dear Colleagues,

Greetings from Elite School of Optometry.
I am glad to inform you all that the ESO Alumni Association (ESOAA) has instituted the
“ESO Alumni Association Award” for the “Best Research Publication” by any graduate of
ESO. The award carries a medal and a certificate. The award would be given every year
during the convocation function of ESO. Guidelines for eligibility for this year are given
below.

I request your kind co-operation in the form of submission of your publications for the
award. Also, I request you to spread the word among ESO graduates/alumni about the
award. The last date for submission is June 30, 2014

Best Regards,
R. Krishna Kumar.

ESO Alumni Association Award for the Best Research Publication
CALL FOR RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS
1. The “ESO Alumni Association Award” for the “Best Research Publication” will be
awarded to one graduate or alumnus of ESO.
2. The recipient of the award must be an author or co-author of a research
publication published between July 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014. Articles that have
been submitted or accepted for publication are not eligible for the award.
3. The publication must have arisen from the research work done by the recipient
during his/her studentship at ESO. By studentship, it is meant that the recipient
was registered as an undergraduate or post-graduate student at ESO during which
the research that resulted in the publication was carried out.
4. The research could have been completed any time prior to June 30, 2014. The
research could have completed at any place other than ESO but must have
originated during the author’s studentship at ESO; in this case, acknowledgement
of the work done at ESO/MRF must have been mentioned in the submitted
publication. 5. All publications in the form of original research article, review article, case report
or case series are eligible for the award. Publications in online free-access journals
are also eligible.
6. The submitted publication must have been published in a peer reviewed journal.
7. If the article has more than one author, clear description of the contribution of
each author the publication must be given in the cover letter. If the winning
submission has more than one ESO graduate/alumnus, the selection committee
will decide who will get the award.
8. All submissions must be sent to by email to esoaward@gmail.com. The
submissions must be accompanied by a cover letter that states clearly (a) when
the work was initiated, (b) when was it completed, (c) the current affiliation of the
authors, (d) the contributions of each author to the publication, and (e) any other
relevant material that should be considered by the selection committee.
9. Last date for submission is June 30, 2014.
10. A committee constituting optometrists and vision scientists will evaluate the
submissions and decide on the award.
11. The award will be given to the winner during the convocation function every year.
The date, time and venue of the function will be intimated to the winner via email.
The same will be posted on ESO website.

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Dr S. Narasimhan Memorial Award” for the Best Research in Optometry 2013-2014



Instituted by Dr Rajagopal, S/0 Dr S Narasimhan
Elite School of Optometry
(Unit of Medical Research Foundation)

Dear Colleagues,

Greetings from Elite School of Optometry.
I am glad to inform you all that the Dr S Rajagopal, S/O Dr S Narasimhnan has instituted the “Dr
S Narasimhan Memorial Award” for the “Best Research in Optometry”. The award carries a
Cash Prize, Plaque,and a certificate. The award would be given every year during the
convocation function of ESO. Guidelines for eligibility for this year are given below.

I request your kind co-operation in the form of submission of your publications for the award.
The last date for submission of Research paper is June 30, 2014. Also, I request you to spread
the word among ESO graduates/alumni about the award.

Best Regards,
R. Krishna Kumar.

 “Dr S. Narasimhan Memorial Award” for the Best Research in Optometry

1. The persons who are desirous of competing for the Award should send their names
along with the manuscript of the Research paper to the ESO office
(esoaward@gmail.com) through their Heads of the Department.

2. All Optometrists, Refractionists and postgraduate/Doctorate/ Fellowship students of
Sankara Nethralaya / Elite School of Optometry are eligible for the award.

3. A committee of three senior faculty members appointed by the Principal of Elite
School of Optometry will scrutinize these for the quality of the research content.
(Dr S. Narasimhan Memorial Award – Preliminary scrutiny committee)

4. The committee will scrutinize these papers for the quality of the research content
with marks awarded according to the criteria provided by the Principal of Elite
School of Optometry.

5. The Principal of Elite School of Optometry will select 3 to 5 of them after totaling the
marks for a presentation by the authors on a date and time fixed by him or her.

6. The authors of the selected papers will present the same to the audience consisting
of the Optometrists, Ophthalmologists, Refractionists and Undergraduate
/postgraduate/Doctorate/ Fellowship students in both clinical and basic sciences. Instituted by Dr Rajagopal, S/0 Dr S Narasimhan

7. A panel of judges (Dr S. Narasimhan Memorial Award - Panel of Judges) consisting
of three senior faculty members will be appointed by the Principal of Elite School of
Optometry to select the best paper. The panel will be provided with the criteria
based on which the judges will provide the marks for each candidate.

8. The Principal of Elite School of Optometry will collect the results from the judges,
calculate the total marks obtained and announce the name of the awardees. In case
of a tie the award will be shared among all of them even if they are more than two.

9. The “Dr S. Narasimhan Memorial Award” for the Best Research in Optometry will
be presented to the recipient(s) at the annual convocation day. 

"Best Outgoing Optometry Intern" (Batch 2013 – 2014) at Sankara Nethralaya,Kolkata Clinical Optometry Internship



The prestigious award for the "Best Outgoing Optometry Intern" at the one year internship in Clinical Optometry at Sankara Nethralaya, Kolkata Batch 2013 – 2014 goes to "RUKAIYA KHAN" from George College, Kolkata.

The student would receive a "Certificate of Appreciation" and a cash reward Rs 1000/- on 27-06-2014 at the farewell ceremony at SN Kolkata, Auditorium, Mukundapur Campus 5pm onwards.

The one year internship in clinical optometry at Sankara Nethralaya, Kolkata in collaboration with the Sankara Nethralaya Academy headquartered at Chennai is a distinctive and the first and one of its kind clinical training programme in clinical optometry in Eastern India, which imparts training of impeccable standards and develops an institutionally trained professional optometrist.