Postal address: Department of Medicine and Optometry, Linnaeus University, SE-351 95 Växjö, Sweden
Visiting address: Västergård
Web page: http://lnu.se/faculty-of-health-and-life-sciences/departments-at-the-faculty/department-of-medicine-and-optometry?l=en
Contact person: Senior Lecturer Baskar Theagarayan, phone: +(0)470-44 67 78. Personal web page: http://lnu.se/personal/baskar.theagarayanThe department has launched a Linnaeus Palme exchange programme with Sankara Nethralaya Medical Research Foundation in Chennai, India. Initial support with SEK 80 000 was provided by the International Programme Office for Education and Training (Internationella Programkontoret) in March 2015, for the period 1 July 2015 – 30 June 2016. More information about the South Asia related Linnaeus Palme projects for 2015-16.
The contact person on the Indian side is Dr Krishna Kumar, Principal, Elite School of Optometry, Chennai, India.