Research to Prevent Blindness

RPB and Partners Launch the scEYEnce Campaign

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This new media campaign shines a spotlight on the powerful benefits of vision research.

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RPB and Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology Announce 2021 Recipient of RPB David F. Weeks Award for Outstanding Vision Research

David Williams

David Williams, PhD, is recognized for ground-breaking contributions to the field of vision research.

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Former RPB Grantee Dr. Michael Chiang Named Director of National Eye Institute

Michael Chiang

Dr. Chiang is a respected scientist, clinician and leader in vision research.

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Research to Prevent Blindness Expands Career Development Award

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RPB is increasing both the amount of funding and the number of awards funded through its flagship grant in order to better support early-career vision scientists.

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Research to Prevent Blindness and Allergan Foundation Announce New Partnership to Support Early-Career Vision Researchers

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The organizations announce new grants to increase funding for innovative research from early-career vision scientists.

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Research to Prevent Blindness Celebrates 60th Anniversary

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For the past 60 years, RPB has funded groundbreaking research to prevent, treat and cure all conditions that damage or destroy sight.

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National Eye Institute Recognizes RPB's 60th Anniversary

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The NEI congratulates RPB on 60 years of accomplishments in a personal letter from the acting director.

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