Continuous Professional Development

Cracking the Code – Insight into Careers in Optometry - Session I - 2018

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On 29 June 2018, Dr Ramesh S Ve – Associate professor and Head, Department of Optometry, School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, conducted the first session of this series. Dr Ramesh provided an enhanced perspective on employability skills in optometry especially in the areas of academics, clinical practise, research and technology entrepreneurship during his talk.

Attended by over 160 students from 6 Optometry institutions across the country, the session wrapped up with a discussion on various ideas and concerns about higher education.

The second session of this series will be facilitated by Mr. Kunal Shah– CEO & Founder, Eye Savers on 13 July, 2018 from 2.00pm to 3.00pm. He will counsel the students on career opportunities in the areas of optical industry, private practise and on entrepreneurship.