Adjunct Lecturer

Ms Asha Latha Mettla

medicine-health
School of Optometry

Asha Latha Mettla graduated from the Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani: MPhil (2016), MSc (1999), BSc 1995. She is currently an Associate Director and Heads the Operations Component of the Public Health component of L V Prasad Eye Institute. She is a member of the Project Management Institute, India and an active team member of the Children Eye Health Initiative Program of   L V Prasad Eye Institute. She is directly involved in managing this program along with core team which covers screening a million children.

Location
School of Optometry and Vision Science

Publications

  • Journal articles | 2021
    Ms Asha Latha Mettla
    Khanna RC; Marmamula S; Pendri P; Mettla AL; Giridhar P; Banerjee S; Shekhar K; Chakrabarti S; Murthy GVS; Gilbert C; Rao GN, 2021, 'Incidence, Incident Causes, and Risk Factors of Visual Impairment and Blindness in a Rural Population in India: 15-Year Follow-up of the Andhra Pradesh Eye Disease Study', American Journal of Ophthalmology, vol. 223, pp. 322 - 332, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajo.2020.09.035
    Journal articles | 2021
    Ms Asha Latha Mettla
    Misra N; Khanna RC; Mettla AL; Marmamula S; Keeffe JE, 2021, 'Agreement and diagnostic accuracy of vision screening in preschool children between vision technicians and spot vision screener', Indian Journal of Ophthalmology, vol. 69, pp. 117 - 121, http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ijo.IJO_1740_19
    Journal articles | 2020
    Ms Asha Latha Mettla
    Misra N; Khanna R; Mettla A; Marmamula S; Rathi V; Das A, 2020, 'Role of teleophthalmology to manage anterior segment conditions in vision centres of south India: EyeSmart study-I', Indian Journal of Ophthalmology, vol. 68, pp. 362 - 367, http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ijo.IJO_991_19
    Journal articles | 2020
    Ms Asha Latha Mettla
    Marmamula S; Niranjan Kumar Y; Rajashekar V; Mettla A; Vemuri J; Rathi V; Khanna R, 2020, 'Commentary: Preferred practice pattern for primary eye care in the context of COVID-19 in L v Prasad Eye Institute network in India', Indian Journal of Ophthalmology, vol. 68, pp. 1311 - 1315, http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/ijo.IJO_1417_20
    Journal articles | 2018
    Ms Asha Latha Mettla
    Marmamula S; Khanna RC; Mettla AL; Pehere NK; Keeffe JE; Yameneni DK; Rao GN, 2018, 'Agreement and diagnostic accuracy of vision screening in children by teachers, community eye-health workers and vision technicians', Clinical and Experimental Optometry, vol. 101, pp. 553 - 559, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cxo.12559
    Journal articles | 2018
    Ms Asha Latha Mettla
    Khanna RC; Kim S; Giridhar P; Mettla AL; Marmamula S; Rao GN, 2018, 'Barriers to uptake of referral services from secondary care to tertiary care and its associated factors in L v Prasad Eye Institute network in Southern India: A cross-sectional study', BMJ Open, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2017-020687
    Journal articles | 2017
    Ms Asha Latha Mettla
    Kabra M; Zhang W; Rathi S; Mandal AK; Senthil S; Pyatla G; Ramappa M; Banerjee S; Shekhar K; Marmamula S; Mettla AL; Kaur I; Khanna RC; Khanna H; Chakrabarti S, 2017, 'Angiopoietin receptor TEK interacts with CYP1B1 in primary congenital glaucoma', Human Genetics, vol. 136, pp. 941 - 949, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00439-017-1823-6
    Journal articles | 2016
    Ms Asha Latha Mettla
    Khanna RC; Murthy GVS; Marmamula S; Mettla AL; Giridhar P; Banerjee S; Shekhar K; Chakrabarti S; Gilbert C; Rao GN; Nicholson M; Raghava JV; Sahitya T; Lavanya EY; Pant HB; Kaur I; Tripathi R; Appikonda CS; Raghavender B, 2016, 'Longitudinal Andhra Pradesh Eye Disease Study: Rationale, study design and research methodology', Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, vol. 44, pp. 95 - 105, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ceo.12633
  • Conference Papers | 2019
    Ms Asha Latha Mettla
    Khanna RC; Marmamula S; Dhawlikar N; Mettla AL; Giridhar P; Banerjee S; Shekar K; Chakrabarti S; Pant H; Murthy GVS; Gilbert C; Rao GN, 2019, 'Incidence of Myopia in Southern India in the Longitudinal Andhra Pradesh Eye Disease Study', in INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE, ASSOC RESEARCH VISION OPHTHALMOLOGY INC, Vancouver, CANADA, presented at Annual Meeting of the Association-for-Research-in-Vision-and-Ophthalmology (ARVO), Vancouver, CANADA, 28 April 2019 - 02 May 2019, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000488800705358&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Ms Asha Latha Mettla
    Khanna RC; Marmamula S; Mettla AL; Giridhar P; Banerjee S; Konegari S; Chakrabarti S; Murthy GVS; Gilbert C; Rao GN, 2017, 'The Longitudinal Andhra Pradesh Eye Disease Study (APEDS3): 15 Years Incidence of Blindness and Visual Impairment', in INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE, ASSOC RESEARCH VISION OPHTHALMOLOGY INC, Baltimore, MD, presented at Annual Meeting of the Association-for-Research-in-Vision-and-Ophthalmology (ARVO) - Imaging in the Eye, Baltimore, MD, 06 May 2017 - 11 May 2017, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000432170302059&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Abstracts | 2016
    Ms Asha Latha Mettla
    Khanna RC; Sujeong K; Giridhar P; Mettla AL; Rao GN, 2016, 'Barriers For Uptake Of Referral Services From Secondary Care to Tertiary Care And Its Associated Risk factors in L V Prasad Eye Institute Eye Health Pyramid', in INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE, ASSOC RESEARCH VISION OPHTHALMOLOGY INC, Seattle, WA, Vol. 57, presented at Annual Meeting of the Association-for-Research-in-Vision-and-Ophthalmology (ARVO), Seattle, WA, 01 May 2016 - 05 May 2016, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000394174003375&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1
    Conference Papers | 2014
    Ms Asha Latha Mettla
    Singh N; Khanna RC; Reddy S; Eeda SS; Gudapati BK; Mettla AL; Chakrabarti S; Kanade P; Shantha GPS, 2014, 'Prevalences, Causes and Risk Factors of Blindness and Visual Impairment in Three Tribal Areas of Andhra Pradesh, India', in INVESTIGATIVE OPHTHALMOLOGY & VISUAL SCIENCE, ASSOC RESEARCH VISION OPHTHALMOLOGY INC, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000433199704057&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a29b250adbe88d1

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