Ms. Prema K Chande
B.Optom, M.Optom, DBM, FIACLE, ( PhD)
Optometrist graduated in 1992 from the Elite School of Optometry and presently a PhD Scholar at Chitkara University in Chandigarh.
Working as Principal of Lotus College of Optometry since the year 2000 and Consultant Optometrist at Roshni Eye Care.
Principle investigator for community eye health projects like Sight for Kids, Mumbai Eye Care Campaign and Mumbai childhood Blindness program.
Board member of Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry and Optometry Council of India. Represent India, on the World Council of Optometry’s Public Health Committee and Task Force member of proposed Allied Health Care Council of India, by Ministry of Family Health and Welfare. Board Member of a US-based NGO called Visual Compassions.
Recipient of the award as International Educator of the Year 2016 for Asia Pacific Region, by IACLE, Australia and recipient of Excellence in Ophthalmology and Vision Award 2017, by Novartis Pharma AG. Recipient of Vocational Excellence Award by Rotary Club of Bombay Seacoast in 2018. Recipient of “Best Optometrist of the Year Award” by Sankara Netralaya’ s Elite School of Optometry, Chennai.