Activities

  • In collaboration with Baush & Lomb Incorporated (Multinational Company), Mastermind Classes have been conducted for 2011 batch, 2012 batch and 2013 batch of optometry students
  • Construction of cost effective equipments/instruments by B. Optom interns in 2016 & 2017:
    • Accommodative flippers by Divya G, Arunasree R
    • Peg board rotator by Lalitha T, Rakesh Chaudhary, Gayathri S
    • Saccadic fixator by Chandeswar Kamati, Priya D
    • Peripheral Awareness trainer by Sivarasu M, Saravanan S
    • Aperture Rule by Pavithran P, Prashanth U and Sachindra kamati
    • Hand Held slit lamp by Khaviya J, Vjay S and M Prasanth
    • Retinoscope Eye model by Nandhini M, Nivahini B and Lendhup T
    • Portable Duochrome by Ashok Kumar Yadav and Kavitha S
    • Facial gauge and distometrer by Deepak D and Rajalakshmi T
    • Optokinetic Nystagmus Drum By Sangeetha N, Sameep Adhikari and Sandhya Balasree
  • Walkathon from Marina Beach from Kannagi statue to Light House, World sight Day 2016, 16th October 2016. Participation by Ms Anshika Shah and all optometry students
  • Walk in the Dark:  An initiative to create awareness about preventable blindness on 9th November 2014. It was attended by Ms Daksha and Ms Anshika Shah along with the B Optom first to final year students.
  • Glaucoma Awareness week (8 Mar – 14th March 2015) was observed. A flash mob was performed at various departments in the SRM Hospital to create awareness about the silent killer disease - Glaucoma.
  • II year (2014 Batch) and III year (2013 Batch) students taken to “Dialogue in the Dark” – Express Avenue, Chennai to understand the importance of sight in complete darkness, 2014. All optometry faculties also accompanied the students