Corneal Transplant at Mudhole Secondary Centre

Vision Centre #135

LVPEI’s 135th Vision Centre was inaugurated on 6 June 2016 at the Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC)’s Pandit Nehru Bus Station

in Krishnalanka, Vijayawada. The centre is supported by Latter Day Saint Charities, USA and APSRTC. Sri N Samba Siva Rao, MD, APSRTC, along with other officials, inaugurated the centre.

iFACE 2016

iFACE - a course dedicated to eye and face aesthetics - was organized on 5 June 2016 in conjunction with Skin City, Pune. Attended by dermatologists, maxillo-facial and oculoplastic surgeons, the program focused on scientific deliberations and sharing of tips to promote science in a cosmetically conscious world.


Awards & Honours

Subhabrata Chakrabarti is the Chancellor’s nominee of Tamil Nadu’s Dr MGR Medical University, for evaluating the PhD program of CMC, Vellore, in the field of genomics.

Swathi Kaliki is Associate Editor for the ‘Oncology’ section of BMC Ophthalmology.

Joveeta Joseph wins Young Scientist Award 2015 by the Telangana Academy of Sciences at a meeting in NGRI, Hyderabad; 23 June.

Savitri Sharma is elected Fellow of the Telangana Academy of Sciences 2015 at a meeting in NGRI, Hyderabad; 23 June.

Alumna Sushmita Shah wins video award at EyeAdvance 2016 organized by Indian Academy of Ophthalmology, Intraocular Implant and Refractive Society India, and All India Consortium for the Alleviation of Blindness; 17-19 June 2016 in Mumbai.


29th Anniversary – L V Prasad Eye Institute, KAR Campus, Hyderabad; 1 June.

9th Anniversary – Jainath Vision Centre, Adilabad district, Telangana; 5 June.

14th Anniversary – Venkata Lakshmi Eye Centre, Karamchedu, Prakasam district, AP; 7 June.

11th Anniversary – Seshanna Chennawar Eye Centre, Adilabad, Telangana; 9 June.

4th Anniversary – Peddakothapally Vision Centre , Mahbubnagar district, Telangana; 22 June.

1st Anniversary – Kollur, Nagaram and Karlapalem Vision Centres, Guntur district, AP; 26 June.

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29th Anniversary Celebrations

The 29th anniversary celebrations at Kallam Anji Reddy Campus, Hyderabad on 1 June 2016 was a fun filled evening where employees and their family members enthusiastically participated in the celebrations. The highlight was a cultural performance by the employees in the evening. The day is celebrated as Patient Care Day as the Institute saw its first patient on this day in 1987.

Wall of Hope

The “Wall of Hope” on the 3rd floor in the VSPC Building, Kallam Anji Reddy Campus, Hyderabad, showcases the hand prints of children who have been treated for retinoblastoma at The Operation Eyesight Universal Institute for Eye Cancer at LVPEI.


Visitors & Updates

Surendra Munshi, Fellow of Bertelsmann Stiftung and retired Professor of Sociology, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, Guest Lecture: ‘Management of Innovation’; 8 June.

Prof Udai Bhasker Mishra , HOD - Department of Hospital Administration, King George’s Medical University, Lucknow; Dr Gagan Dudeja, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Narayana Nethralaya, Bangalore; for NABH Surveillance Assessment of KAR Campus; 20-21 June.

Ramayamma International Eye Bank (RIEB) crossed the 30,000 mark for the distribution of transplantable tissues to eye surgeons across the country in the month of May 2016. The Tej Kohli Cornea Institute team matched the record breaking spree on 29 June by conducting 19 transplant surgeries in a single day across the network.

Orientation program organized for Ophthalmologists posted at secondary centres; 20 June.

Mr Y S Chowdary, Minister of State, Science and Technology & Earth Sciences, visited the research facilities at LVPEI Hyderabad Campus on 20 June 2016.

A tactile audio painting “Famous Monuments of India” by 60 employees of Synchrony Financial and their activity partner Anybody Can Paint, was inaugurated at LVPEI’s Vision Rehabilitation Department, Hyderabad by
Mr Om Barlinge, Senior Vice President, Risk Initiatives, Synchrony Financial; 29 June.

L V Prasad Eye Institute
Kallam Anji Reddy Campus, Hyderabad
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Tadigadapa, Vijayawada
Tel: 91 0866 3062020
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