Dr. Vasumathy Vedantham was conferred the community service award by Indian Medical Association (IMA) Tamilnadu state by Dr. Narayanasamy, The Vice Chancellor of Tamilnadu Dr MGR Medical University and Dr. Sentamil Pari, IMA state president at Hotel Hyatt Regency on 2/7/23
Dr. Vasumathy Vedantham was conferred the prestigious first Dr. Badrinath Sankara Nethralaya Gold medal for her work in Retina for 20 years at the Tamilnadu state conference at Coimbatore on August 2022.
She Received the gold medal and citations from the presidents of Tamilnadu Ophthalmic Association & All India Ophthalmic Society.
Dr. Vasumathy Vedantham was honoured to receive The Hindu and Indian Medical Association’s “Maruthuva Natchatiram” Award on 31/7/21 at the Dr MGR Medical University, Guindy, from the Honble TN Health Minister
She was among the six doctors from Chennai District to be selected for this honour
Dr. Vasumathy Vedantham received the prestigious Mahatma Award 2020 for social good for Eyecare from Smt Shalu Jindal of Jindal group and Shri Amit Sachdeva.
Radhatri Nethralaya has received the prestigious Health care Excellence award from the Association of Health care providers of India (AHPI)
Dr. Vasumathy Vedantham received the Excellence Award on Doctors day for eye care services during covid times from Aura Wellness
Radhatri Nethralaya was conferred the prestigious “SKOCH order of Merit” on February 2021 at India Economic Forum (the 71st SKOCH summit)
A proud and humbling moment for Radhatri Nethralaya. We are Getting this annual award for the second consecutive time this year.
Dr. Vasumathy Vedantham, Medical Director, Radhatri Nethralaya was conferred the Industry Icon Award on 6/3/21 from Vijaya Hospitals and RMD Palliative trust on the occasion of international women’s day at a glittering function in Nagi Reddy Hall, Chennai.
Participant Testimonial: Celebrating 15 Years of Radhatri Nethrlaya
Dear DR Vasumathy,
Thank you for allowing me to participate in the conference marking the 15th anniversary of Radhatri Nethrlaya. The program was well organised with excellent scientific content. I learnt a lot from the deliberations.
“Hearty congratulations on the excellent work you are doing”
Dr. Lingam Gopal, Director, Sankara Nethralaya
Nethra Mitra – Rotary Avoidable Blindness Foundation
Dr. Vasumathy Vedantham, Medical Director, Radhatri Nethralaya was awarded the “Nethra Mitra” award by the Rotary Avoidable Blindness Foundation at the Rotary interdistrict conference
PMI South Asia Awards 2023 – The Economic Times
The writeup in the Economic Times about the award to Gurupriya Vision Research Foundation, the public charitable trust of Radhatri Nethralaya for Project Vision on Wheels at the PMI South Asia Awards.
PMI South Asia Awards Finalist
India is among top 5 countries where babies are born pre-term and is a major contributor to childhood blindness due to Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP), especially from the rural areas.
One of the finalists at the PMI South Asia Awards 2023 for the Project of the Year in #NGO Category, is Gurupriya Vision Research Foundation. Guiding the path from darkness to clear vision, their remarkable initiative, ‘Vision on Wheels’, has been a beacon of hope for premature babies in rural Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh since June 2018.
‘Vision on Wheels’ project was aimed at ensuring early diagnosis and timely treatment for Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP). As a result of this project it helped in saving 5,000 babies from blindness annually. Despite facing multiple hurdles during COVID, the team worked hard to circumvent all challenges and truly create an impact on the lives of young ones. Watch the video to learn more.