Our Team - V Rajashekar
V Rajashekar, Mphil, MSW
Designation: Executive 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
V Rajashekar completed his Mphil in Health Systems and Hospital Management and Masters in Social Work from Osmania University, Hyderabad. He then did his Diploma in Community Eye Health and a Fellowship in Eye Hospital Administration, from LVPEI, Hyderabad. He has been instrumental in developing new secondary and tertiary eye care service delivery projects, capacity building programs, and replicating the successful LVPEI eye health models in the deprived areas, to provide comprehensive quality eye care services to the deserving population. While developing capacity building programs for rural eye care facilities, his contribution has been significant in the areas of patient-care systems, management systems, and financial self-sustainability. He is also a consultant for the evaluation of eye hospitals for Operation Eyesight Universal, India, and CBM, Regional Office (South), India.