Dr R Krishna Kumar, Principal (Head of Department) of the Elite School of Optometry, will be among the elite panel of Jury for ZEISS ‘YOU&EYE’ AWARDS 2018 to be held on 18th November.
Dr R Krishna Kumar achieved his Doctorate in Philosophy (Ph.D) from BITS, Pilani in the year 2008. He also attained fellowship in Dispensing Optics (FBDO) from the Association of British Dispensing Optics in 2013.
Dr Krishna is the Principal (Head of Department) of the Elite School of Optometry (ESO), unit of the Medical Research Foundation in Chennai, India, which is the first and leading college of optometry.
The research division of ESO has a dedicated team of postgraduate students under the guidance and supervision of Dr Krishna Kumar, whose sub-specialities include: paediatrics, occupational optometry, community eye-care and vision screening, binocular vision, myopia and glaucoma. Since 2010 he has successfully supervised a number of Masters and PhD student projects in addition to other research collaborations, producing several peer-reviewed publications from each project.
He has been shedding light on various subjects related to optometry, ophthalmology and eye care in about 26 publications. The VisionPlus and the You&Eye team are excited about his association with the awards as one of the jury members.
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