30th December, 2022: The inaugural ceremony of the Optometry Department Laboratory at Royal Global University commenced with a welcome speech by Ms. Sudeshna Roy (Assistant Professor, Dept. of Optometry) addressing Dr. Kasturi Bhattacharjee (Medical Director of Sri Sankaradeva Nethralaya, Academic Coordinator and Head, Deptt. Of Orbit, Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeries and Oculofacial Aesthetics and Cataract and Refractive Surgery at Sri Sankaradeva Nethralaya, India), the Guest of Honour and Dr. Sumita Sarma Barthakur (Medical Officer (Academics), followed by felicitation of the dignitaries.
RGU inaugurated Optometry Department Laboratory
Prof. (Dr.) S.P Singh (Vice Chancellor, Royal Global University) formally welcomed the guest with Phulam Gamocha, Memento and a Handmade painting. Prof. (Dr.) Ankur Ganguly (Dean Academics & Dean Engineering at Royal Global University) (Dr.) Diganta Munshi (Registrar at Royal Global University), Prof. (Dr.) Rohit Singh (Pro Vice Chancellor at Royal Global University) and School Coordinator of RSMAS Dr. Lopa Das; Head of Department of Nursing, MLT, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Radiology and OTT; Smita Das (Assistant Professor, Dept. of Optometry), Lipika Kalita (Assistant Professor, Dept. of Optometry), Bhayolina Sarma (Assistant Professor, Optometry Department Laboratory), and faculties of other departments graced the ceremony with their presence.
At the end, Dr. Kasturi Bhattacharjee and Dr. Sumita Sarma Barthakur addressed the students and gave a brief overview of the field’s potential.