IVI supported the ‘Universal Eye Health’ program commemorating the World Sight Day organised by the Optometry & Vision Science, School of Medical Sciences, University of Hyderabad on 10 October 2013. The program began with eye screening at the University Health Centre, followed by a series of lectures presented by specialists. More than 100 optometry students and professionals participated in the program.
Ms Sailakshmi Sridharan, Program Officer, IVI made a presentation on Optometry in India. Quiz and poster sessions were also organised; and the program concluded with a cultural show presented by the students.