TITLE

A Family's Vision

AUTHOR(S)
Karmali, Naazneen
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;Mar2010, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information about Aravind Eye Care System, the world's largest and most productive eye-care service group. The group, named after a renowned Indian philosopher Sri Aurobindo, is based in Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India, and its nonprofit network includes five hospitals, a research institute, an intraocular lens factory, eye bank, research center and training institute. It was founded in 1976 and since then, it treated 29 million patients and performed 3.6 million eye surgeries.
ACCESSION #
48738046

 

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