International
Recognitions

2016

  • international agency for prevention of blindness (IAPB), regional achievement award 2016 was awarded to Dr R.V.Ramani for the great contribution in the field of eye
    care.

2015

  • Sankara Eye Foundation, India has been recognized with the Global Performance Excellence Award (GPEA) for the year 2015.

2015

  • Global Performance Excellence Awards 2015 for Quality Health Care Services by
    National Quality Organizations in Asian and Pacific countries, China.

2014

  • Bharath Balasubramaniam, President, Community Outreach Eye Care has been selected as one of the Eye Health Leaders for 2014 by the International Association for Prevention of Blindness.

2009

  • Asian Hospital Management Award 2009 (Excellence Award) for Comprehensive Paediatric Eye Care Program by Hospital Management Asia, Vietnam.

2009

  • Asian Hospital Management Award 2009 (Excellence Award) for Comprehensive
    Paediatric Eye Care Program by Asian Hospital Management Association, Vietnam.

2008

  • Asian Hospital Management Award 2008 awarded for Diabetic Retinopathy program by Hospital Management Asia, Manila, Philippines

2008

  • Asian Hospital Management Award 2008 for Diabetic Retinopathy program, Manila,
    Philippines.

2008

  • Asia Leadership Summit – NEW YORK – Nov 5th & 6th – 2008 – “The Tale of two
    challenges”.

2006

  • Mrs. P. Pattanayak Memorial Award, 2006 was presented by INDIAN ALUMNI
    GROUP OF ICEH, LONDON

2005

  • Certificate of appreciation from the New York eye and ear infirmary-2005

2005

  • Visionary Award – Greater New York Region and New York, Sept 2005

1990

  • Dr. R.V. Ramani was selected as a Group Study Exchange Team Member of Rotary
    International and visited USA as an Ambassador of good will in 1990.

1989

  • Past President of Rotary Club of Coimbatore Central, the first 100% Paul Harris
    Fellow Club-1989.

1986

  • Meritorious Service Award of Lions International-1986.

1986

  • Young Doctor Award of Jaycees International-1985.

1982

  • Outstanding young person Award of Jaycees International-1982.

National
Honours

2018

Swachh Bharat Mission – Coimbatore Award:

  • Sankara Eye Hospital has gone through the Swachhata Ranking 2018 Assessment for Single Specialty Hospital in Coimbatore City Municipal Corporation and has been adjudged “1st Rank” by Dr. Vijayakarthikeyan I.A.S. (Commissioner & Special Officer, Coimbatore City Municipal Corporation) under category “SINGLE SPECIALTY HOSPITAL as a part of Swachh Bharat Mission – Coimbatore”

2018

Sankara Eye Hospital Bags the TOP 4 Awards from Andra Pradesh Ophthalmic Society (APOS)

  • Dr.Swarna latha – have achieved Dr. V Raghavachar best free paper session award on topic “Balanced two-string technique for re-fixation of dislocated rigid iol with dialing hole” and Selected as Winner – Best of APOS competitive free papers
  • Dr.Venigalla madhuri –have achieved Dr Nadella Vishnuvardhan’s best free paper of anterior segment award on topic “A Comprehensive study on patients with keratoconus”
  • Dr.Ashok kanakamedala have achieved Nayana Sriram’s best free paper of posterior segment award on topic “Magnetic Forceps”

2018

Sankara Eye Hospital Bags the TOP 4 Awards from All India Ophthalmological Society Scientific Committee:

  • Best Research Paper Cornea , Annual Conference , All India Ophthalmological Society – Dr. K.S. Siddharthan (S09776) won the Best Research Paper Award FROM TAMIL NADU OPHTHALMIC ASSOCIATION in the Topic “Simplifying Descemets Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty ( DMEK ) ”
  • Best Poster Uvea , Annual Conference , All India Ophthalmological Society Dr Pallavi Joshi (J14456), wont the Best Poster Award from All India Ophthalmological Society in the section Contact Lens for the Topic – “Clinical Applications And Therapeutic Outcomes Of Scleral Contact Lenses – A Retrospective Study” on the 76th AIOC Annual Conference
  • International Eye Health Hero – All India Ophthalmological Society Dr Kaushik Murali received the International Hero Award – 2018, from the All India Ophthalmological Society.
  • Col Rangachari Award , Best Research of the Annual Conference , All India Ophthalmological Society Dr Divyansh Mishra (D16793) – won the Best Research of the Annual Conference from All India Ophthalmological Society in the Topic “Comparison Of Standard Vs ‘Innovative Wide-Field’ Oct Images In Assessment Of VR Interface In PDR”

2017 – 2018

UK Alumni Awards

  • When an outstanding individuals receive a world-class education in the UK, the effects can last a lifetime. The Alumni Awards pay tribute to the impact that alumni of UK higher education institutions have had in their chosen field, and how this was sparked by their studies in the UK.
  • Mr. Bharath Balasubramaniam now serving as the President of Sankara Eye Care Foundation  – which is one of the biggest community eye care providers in the country India has won the “Social Impact” award. He has been recognised as an Eye Health leader  in 2014 by IAPB (International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness) and has performed up to 79,271 free eye surgeries in 2008-09 to 1,141, 366 free eye surgeries annually in 2016-17 (78% increases)

2017

  • Spirit of Humanity Award, 2017.

2016

  • 19 th Mahaveer Award in the field of Medicine and Social Service,2016.

2015

  • Ruby Health Care Excellence Award , 2015.

2014

  • Medical Excellence Award 2014 awarded by Aditya Media and JanSanskruti, New Delhi.
  • Mobile for Good Award 2014 by Vodafone Foundation – Utilizing technological innovations for driving social change – main health category, New Delhi.
  • IMC Ramkrishna Bajaj National Quality Award 2014, awarded by IMC Ramkrishna Bajaj National Quality Award Trust, Mumbai.

2014

  • IMC Ramakrishna Bajaj National Quality Excellence Award, Mumbai 2014.
  • Mobile for Good Award 2014 by Vodafone Foundation – Utilizing technological
    innovations for driving social change – main health category , New Delhi
  • Medical Excellence Award 2014 by Aditya Media and Jan Sanskruti, New Delhi

2013

  • IMC Ramkrishna Bajaj National Quality Excellence Trophy 2013, by IMC Ramkrishna Bajaj National Quality Award Trust, Mumbai
  • Six Sigma Healthcare Excellence 2013 Award awarded by Six Sigma Healthcare Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi
  • Six Sigma Healthcare Excellence 2013 Award by Six Sigma Healthcare Pvt. Ltd., New
    Delhi

2012

  • Shri Dharamsey Nansey Oman Award for Outstanding High Quality & Volume Comprehensive Eye Care Service Delivery instituted by VISION2020: The Right to Sight – INDIA.
  • Shri Dharamsey Nansey Oman Award 2012 for Outstanding High Quality High
    Volume Comprehensive Eye Care Service Delivery instituted by VISION2020: The
    Right to Sight – INDIA
  • The spirit of Mastek Award by Mastek Foundation – 2012

2011

  • FICCI Healthcare Award 2011 for Addressing Industry Issues in healthcare September, New Delhi.
  • Sitaram R Jindal Prize 2011 for Rural Development And Poverty Alleviation, New Delhi.
  • FICCI Healthcare Award 2011 for Addressing Industry Issues in healthcare
    September, New Delhi
  • Sitaram R Jindal Prize 2011 for Rural Development And Poverty Alleviation, New
    Delhi

2010

  • Namma Bengaluru Award 2010 for special contribution to city of Bengaluru by Namma Bengaluru Foundation
  • FICCI Healthcare Award 2010 for the Best Community Driven Outreach Program in India, New Delhi.
  • Heroes of Humanity Award by the Art of Living Foundation – 2010

2009

  • FICCI Healthcare Award 2009 for Best Community Driven Outreach Program in India, New Delhi
  • The Renny Tanker – for the Love of Service Award by Tamil Nadu Research Foundation and The Renny Abraham Tanker Foundation for excellence in community service, Chennai

2008

  • Indian NGO Award 2008 in the large NGO category by Nand and Jeet Khemka Foundation in collaboration with the Resource Alliance New Delhi.

2008

  • Indian NGO Award 2008 in the large NGO category by Nand and Jeet Khemka
    Foundation in collaboration with the Resource Alliance New Delhi

2007

  • Dr. K. S. Sanjivi Award by CIOSA for the outstanding medical services to the poor and the needy-2007
  • Service to Humanity Award by Rotary Foundation Zone 6 Alumni – 2007

2006

  • Dr. R.K. Seth Memorial Award for Community Ophthalmology – 2006

2002

  • One of the Great Achievers of the year 2002 as identified by the Indian Express Daily.

2000

  • Role Model of India Award presented at New Delhi on 15 th December 2000.
  • Award by Veda Vyasa Sabha Trust- 2000

1996

  • Life time Achievement Award by Kasturba Medical College Alumni-1996

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