Our Team - Reena Durai
Reena Durai, MCOAHS
Designation: Assistant optometrist
Location: Kallam Anji Reddy Campus, Hyderabad
Reena Durai received her Bachelor’s degree in Optometry from the Sri Ramachandra Medical College (SRMC), Chennai and a Masters degree in Optometry from Manipal University College of Allied Health Sciences (MCOAHS). She graduated as a topper consecutively for two years during her Masters degree training and received the gold medal for the best outgoing student in 2016. Reena joined the Visual Optics Laboratory, Brien Holden Institute of Optometry and Vision Sciences, L V Prasad Eye Institute as an Assistant Optometrist – Research since 2016. Her current research work focuses on neural adaptation to motion-related depth illusion in patients with interocular differences in image quality (e.g. unilateral cataract). This work will have implications for how temporal binocularity in maintained in the presence of interocular differences in image quality.
In addition to research, Reena also functions as a teaching assistant for optics related courses at the Bausch and Lomb School of Optometry, BHIOVS, LVPEI and spends two days of her week for patient care.