Krithica S

Krithica S

Assistant Professor

Department of Optometry

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  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Ms. Krithica S is an Assistant Professor- Senior Scale in the Department of Optometry, SOAHS, Manipal

    She is:

    • Coordinator for first year postgraduate program
    • IMS Coordinator for Department of Optometry
    • Active member of Institutional Bioethics core group
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject
    :
    Ocular Physiology
    Subject code
    :
    BOP 106
    Year / Semester
    :
    First Year/Second semester
    Subject
    :
    Binocular Vision -I
    Subject code
    :
    BOP 305
    Year / Semester
    :
    Third Year/Fifth semester
    Subject
    :
    Paediatric Optometry
    Subject code
    :
    BOP 309
    Year / Semester
    :
    Third Year/ Fifth semester
    Subject
    :
    Clinical Optometry – III
    Subject code
    :
    BOP 311
    Year / Semester
    :
    Third Year/ Fifth semester
    Subject
    :
    Paediatric optometry
    Subject code
    :
    Paper III
    Year / Semester
    :
    First year, MOptom
    Subject
    :
    Project Work- Undergraduate
    Subject code
    :
    BOP 312
    Year / Semester
    :
    Third Year/ Sixth semester
    Subject
    :
    Dissertation- Postgraduate
    Subject code
    :
    Thesis
    Year / Semester
    :
    Second year, MOptom
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree
    :
    MPhil
    Specialisation
    :
    Optometry and Vision Science
    Institute
    :
    Elite School of Optometry
    Year of passing
    :
    2009
    Degree
    :
    BOptom
    Specialisation
    :
    Optometry
    Institute
    :
    Elite School of Optometry
    Year of passing
    :
    2007
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Optometry, School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education
    Designation
    :
    Assistant Professor- Senior scale
    Role:Academic, Research and clinical work
    Tenure
    :
    January 2014 - Till date
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Optometry, School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education
    Designation
    :
    Assistant Professor
    Role:Teaching, Research and clinical work
    Tenure
    :
    December 2011- December 2013
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    School of Optometry, Jagadguru Institute of Medical Sciences, Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu
    Designation
    :
    Lecturer
    Role:Academic
    Tenure
    :
    December 2010 – November 2011
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Vasan Eye care hospitals, Chennai, India
    Designation
    :
    Optometrist
    Role:Clinical sevices
    Tenure
    :
    June 2009 to June 2010
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Ms. Krithica S is an Assistant Professor- Senior Scale in the Department of Optometry, SOAHS, Manipal

    She is:

    • Coordinator for first year postgraduate program
    • IMS Coordinator for Department of Optometry
    • Active member of Institutional Bioethics core group
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject Subject code Year / Semester
    Ocular Physiology BOP 106 First Year/Second semester
    Binocular Vision -I BOP 305 Third Year/Fifth semester
    Paediatric Optometry BOP 309 Third Year/ Fifth semester
    Clinical Optometry – III BOP 311 Third Year/ Fifth semester
    Paediatric optometry Paper III First year, MOptom
    Project Work- Undergraduate BOP 312 Third Year/ Sixth semester
    Dissertation- Postgraduate Thesis Second year, MOptom
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
    MPhil Optometry and Vision Science Elite School of Optometry 2009
    BOptom Optometry Elite School of Optometry 2007
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
    Department of Optometry, School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education Assistant Professor- Senior scale Academic, Research and clinical work January 2014 - Till date
    Department of Optometry, School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education Assistant Professor Teaching, Research and clinical work December 2011- December 2013
    School of Optometry, Jagadguru Institute of Medical Sciences, Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu Lecturer Academic December 2010 – November 2011
    Vasan Eye care hospitals, Chennai, India Optometrist Clinical sevices June 2009 to June 2010
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest
    :
    Binocular vision, Pediatric Optometry, Instrumentation development
    Areas of expertise
    :
    Paediatric optometry, Binocular vision, Qualitative research
    Areas of research
    :
    Reading and vision, visual acuity charts, Visual development and Binocular vision
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS

    * Fellow of Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER)- CMCL, Ludhiana

    * Recipient of 2015 Australian Endeavour Executive Fellowship

    * Member of Optometry Council of India

  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest Binocular vision, Pediatric Optometry, Instrumentation development
    Areas of expertise Paediatric optometry, Binocular vision, Qualitative research
    Areas of research Reading and vision, visual acuity charts, Visual development and Binocular vision
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS

    * Fellow of Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER)- CMCL, Ludhiana

    * Recipient of 2015 Australian Endeavour Executive Fellowship

    * Member of Optometry Council of India