Prof. Dr. Sanduk Ruit was honored with National Order of Merit, Gold at the Royal Palace by the king of Bhutan Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck. Dr. Ruit is the first Nepali to receive such an award. Prof.Dr. Ruit has been awarded for his contribution towards eye care development in Bhutan on the 108th National day […]
Minister for Industry, Commerce, and Supply Mr. Matrika Prasad Yadav has handed over the financial grant of Rs. 100 million to Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology (TIO)’s Executive Director Prof. Dr. Sanduk Ruit. After expanding its present production facility, TIO will double the IOL production capacity with the Nepal Government’s assistance.
Indian President Presents Padma Shri Award to Dr. Ruit President of India, Ram Nath Kovind presented the Padma Shri award to Executive Director Prof. Dr. Sanduk Ruit On the occasion of 69th Republic Day of India. Prof. Dr. Ruit has been introduced as “game changer in restoring the vision of the poor, through low-cost cataract […]
Kathmandu, January 25 The Indian government this evening decided to confer Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award in India, on senior ophthalmologist of Nepal Dr Sanduk Ruit. “He has gifted vision to more than 1 lakh people. Through low-cost cataract surgery. Meet #PadmaShri 2018 awardee Sanduk Ruit,” tweeted Press Information Bureau of India. Dr […]
The MD Residency Program in Ophthalmology is one of the main academic programs of the Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology (TIO) in affiliation with the National Academy of Medical Sciences (NAMS). It was started in 2004. Currently, a total of 22 residents are undertaking this program. A total of 9 Residents are enrolled this academic year […]
The 2017 IAPB Council of Members meeting was held in Kathmandu, Nepal, on 17-18 September, preceded by the IAPB Working Groups, Committees and Board meetings on 15-16 September. The Program was jointly hosted by Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology (TIO) and Nepal Netra Jyoti Sang (NNJS). Honorable Dr. Ram Baran Yadav, the first and former President […]