On 23rd march 2017 when the whole world was celebrating world optometry day, we optometry department, celebrated the same in our world (ITM_IHS campus).The day started with students and faculties preparing and ensuring flawless arrangement for the special day. The presence of invitees Dr.Shankar Chawla and Mr.Ghorpade was a bliss. The invitees were greeted by a large group of student exhibitors. The invitees were taken around to the exhibits by Prof.RSS Mani, Dr.Samir Pachpute and Mrs Minal Rane around the exhibition. Students from 1 st yr, 2 nd yr, and 3 rd yr of optometry had presented around 30 phenomenal working models which not only included optometry but also general health which fascinated everybody’s eyes. The guests judged the models and awarded the deserving students. Students were inspired by the motivational and encouraging speech delivered by guests. Students were also awarded for essay competition held on the previous day. Students from Parel branch were encouraged for their outstanding academic performance.
By 2.30pm extracurricular activities geared up. It was followed by a Debate competition, Quiz competition and AD MAD competition. The programme also included a dance performance by students. The whole day was spent with full of energy and enthusiasm. The day was concluded by prize distribution.
From the exhibition to the awarding ceremony to the food table and the crowd, the invitees were mesmerised. None of this would have been possible without the support of volunteers, faculties(optometry department) and support team under the dynamic leadership of HOD Prof Purshottam Naidu.