Our scholar ambassador programs support a community of driven students and inspirational eye care professionals who harness their passion to lead superior eye care in their communities.

Nitya Murthy

Nitya Murthy

Kentucky College of Optometry

Nitya Murthy is a third year optometry student at the Kentucky College of Optometry (KYCO) and the first AccuLens Scholar Ambassador. She is passionate about contact lenses and will specialize in corneas and contact lenses upon graduation. Nitya is the founder and President of the KYCO Contact Lens Society, through which she has help create opportunities for her classmates to engage in a wide field of contact lens applications. She is also a founding charter member of the Pikeville, KY. Lions Club and a devoted leader in her community. Nitya is one of the top students in her class and has been recognized by her faculty and peers for her leadership, community service and research. She is proud to represent AcuLens as a Scholar Ambassador and to use this position to excel in the field of specialty contact lens fitting.

nityamurthy@upike.edu