Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB) celebrates the 60th anniversary of its incorporation. Watch the new video about its many sight-saving accomplishments over the past six decades.
5-Feb-2020 5:00 AM EST Add to Favorites
Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB) is pleased to announce that RPB Stein Innovation Awardee Gregg Semenza, MD, PhD, at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, has been named a winner of the 2019 Nobel Prize in Medicine.
10-Oct-2019 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Research to Prevent Blindness and Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology Announce 2019 Recipient of RPB David F. Weeks Award for Outstanding AMD Research
Christine Curcio, PhD, has been selected as the 2019 RPB David F. Weeks Award for Outstanding AMD Research (Weeks Award). The Weeks Award, funded through the generosity of Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB), an anonymous donor, and the Association...
12-Aug-2019 6:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Research to Prevent Blindness and American Academy of Ophthalmology Award Grants for Big Data Research to Improve Patient Care
The American Academy of Ophthalmology and Research to Prevent Blindness today announced this year’s recipients of the RPB/AAO Award for IRIS® Registry Research, who are conducting big data research in ophthalmology and blindness prevention.
30-Jul-2019 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Vision Community Dry Eye Awareness Month 2019 Activities Include Congressional Briefing and Screening
Today, the vision community and its coalition partners announced awareness and educational activities in July 2019 around the annual recognition of Dry Eye Awareness Month.
10-Jul-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Research to Prevent Blindness, with its partners, the American Macular Degeneration Foundation (AMDF) and the International Retinal Research Foundation (IRRF), has awarded four grants aimed at stimulating and supporting new lines of research...
24-Jun-2019 4:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB) announces the 30th anniversary of one of its flagship grant programs: the RPB Career Development Award (CDA).
29-Apr-2019 12:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Research to Prevent Blindness and Lions Club International Foundation to Continue Low Vision Research Award Partnership
Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB) and Lions Club International Foundation (LCIF) announced today that they will continue their partnership in the RPB/LCIF Low Vision Research Award.
1-Oct-2018 7:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
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