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Premnandhini Satgunam

Dr Premnandhini Satgunam, MS, PhD

Designation: Associate Optometrist – Research
Email: premnandhini@lvpei.org
Location: Kallam Anji Reddy Campus, Hyderabad

Premnandhini Satgunam received her bachelor’s degree in optometry from the Elite School of Optometry, Sankara Nethralaya – BITS, Pilani, graduating as the Best Outgoing Student in her class. She received her MS and PhD in Vision Science from the Ohio State University, USA. She has received the Ohio Lions Eye Research graduate student fellowship, Minnie Flaura Turner Memorial Award for Impaired Vision Research, and the Arene T Wray Graduate Student Fellowship to recognize her research in the field of optometry. She worked as a postdoctoral fellow in the field of vision rehabilitation at Schepens Eye Research Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA. She has received several travel grants, presented at national and international conferences and published papers in international peer-reviewed journals. Her current research interests are in the areas of pediatric vision rehabilitation, visual development in children with vision impairment and binocular vision.