Continuous Professional Development

Career Counselling: Session 2 - 2015

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The Career Counselling Series 2015 was conducted on Monday, 20 April 2015. Facilitated by IVI Program Manager, Ms Sandhya Shekar, the one hour session was attended by over 90 optometry students and faculty from across optometry institutions in the country. 

The session comprised options for future career prospects in Optometry in a range of fields including public health, academics, research, entrepreneurship and clinical practice. 

The presentation was followed by active discussion on potential career options following Graduating in Optometry and prospects of pursuing Master’s or research in Optometry. Ms Shekar also briefed the students about various scholarships available for pursuing post-graduation and research. 

IVI acknowledges the support of 'Brien Holden Vision Institute Foundation' and 'Optometry Giving Sight' in funding the program.