16 August 2016

LVPEI E-Newsletter for August 2016

A lot has been happening at the LVPEI so please take a look at our August 2016 newsletter. The first corneal transplant took place at the Swarna Bharat Eye Centre, Nellore on the 1st of July. Eye CANcer 2016 was held and attended by 125 delegates from across India and neighbouring countries. The mid-term OPAI was held on the 10th July and had 125 delegates. Actor Simi Garewal inaugurated the Wall of Hope, a collage of handprints of children who have survived eye cancer, on 18th July. The Ballari City Centre was inaugurated on 26th July. A teachers training programme was organised on 12thJuly, as was a training session on good clinical practices on the 24th July. SBI donated through it’s CSR initiative of the 28th July and we saw a number of awards and anniversaries go by. Please see full newsletter below: