Dr. Sheetal Brar is currently a senior consultant in the phacoemulsification and refractive surgery department and a research coordinator at Nethradhama Eye Hospital, Bangalore. She completed a fellowship in cornea at Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai (2013) and in phacoemulsification and refractive surgery at Nethradhama Eye Hospital, Bangalore (2014). She was awarded two best paper awards and a runner-up prize for a video in cornea at the 2014 APACRS annual meeting. She also received the prestigious Young Director/New Physician award at the ASCRS annual meeting in San Diego and the grand prize of the film festival at the 2015 APACRS annual meeting. She was also conferred the Shiv Prasad Hardia award for best refractive paper by the All India Ophthalmological Society in 2016. She has 14 publications in peer-reviewed journals and is a reviewer for Cornea and BMC Ophthalmology.