Dr J.S. Titiyal Honored
On the eve of India’s 65th Republic Day, the third-highest civilian award—the prestigious Padma Shri—was conferred upon Dr J.S. Titiyal for his contribution to the field of medicine (ophthalmology). Dr Titiyal is the Head of the Cornea and Refractive Surgery Services, Dr R.P. Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, AIIMS. He is also Officer In-charge of the National Eye Bank, which is registering an annual growth of over 100%. On behalf of the eye banking fraternity, heartiest congratulations to Dr Titiyal!