Our Team - Asha Latha Mettla
Asha Latha Mettla, MSc., Community Health & Nutrition
Designation: Associate Director, Gullapalli Pratibha Rao International Centre for Advancement of Rural Eye care (GPR ICARE)
Location: Gullapalli Pratibha Rao International Centre for Advancement of Rural Eye care, Kismatpur Campus, Hyderabad
Asha Latha Mettla completed her Mphil in Health Systems and Hospital Management and Masters in Community Health and Nutrition. She started her professional career as a lecturer. Eventually she moved on to join Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad as Clinical Research Administrator. She has also worked in the capacity of Whole Time Director in a Non-Banking Microfinance Company overseeing HR, training, operations, product development and general administration. Her areas of interest include community based nutrition, eye health research projects and project management. She is currently responsible for the administration of LVPEI's community based eye care projects and for developing quality project proposals. She is also a faculty for community eye care education programmes of Masters in Community Eye Health and other teaching programs.