TITLE

MCDONALD'S AND; DR. V

AUTHOR(S)
N. K.
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;Mar2010, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Govindappa Venkataswamy, founder of Aravind Eye Care System in Tamil Nadu, India. Venkataswamy, known as Dr. V., studied medicine and specialized in gynecology. However, after being afflicted by rheumatoid arthritis, he specialized in ophthalmology and became a devotee of Indian philosopher Sri Aurobindo. He also worked as the head of the ophthalmology department at a government hospital. After his retirement, he founded Aravind Eye Care to eliminate blindness from India.
ACCESSION #
48738047

 

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