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Jun 24, 2023
Join the Los Angeles Chapter of the Foundation Fighting Blindness and Hearts For Sight for a special outing!
Jun 22, 2023
Grab your friends for a fun night out to support Foundation Fighting Blindness and our mission to fund research to prevent, treat, and cure blinding retinal diseases.
Jun 17, 2023 (EDT)
National Chapters Vision Webinar – Cell Based Therapies
The Foundation Fighting Blindness is presenting a free, national webinar on cell-based therapies. The event will include an introduction to cell-based therapies provided by Ben Shaberman, the Foundation’s vice president of science communications, as well as presentations by featured speakers.
Jun 11, 2023
18th Annual DC Metro VisionWalk
Since its inception in the Spring of 2006, VisionWalk has raised over $63 million to fund sight-saving research. As promising treatments move into critical human studies, the need for research funding is greater than ever.
Jun 10, 2023 (EDT)
17th Annual Fort Wayne VisionWalk
Since its inception in the Spring of 2006, VisionWalk has raised over $62 million to fund sight-saving research. Join your VisionWalk community! Together, we step closer to fighting blinding diseases.
Jun 5, 2023
Breaking Barriers as an Attorney With Usher Syndrome
Tara Hubbard Bowman is a woman of extraordinary talents. A beloved twin sister, mother of two, and wife of 10 years, Tara leads a fulfilling life dedicated to advocating for others through law.
Jun 2, 2023
Eye on the Cure Podcast | Episode 47: Kari Branham
June 2, 2023. Kari Branham, a genetic counselor with Kellog Eye Center at the University of Michigan, talks to host Ben Shaberman about a variety of topics related to genetic testing and counseling for people with inherited retinal diseases. Their conversation includes discussion of: common misconceptions about genetic testing, variants of unknown significance, when re-testing makes sense, and when and if family members should be tested.
Jun 1, 2023
Coave Reports Encouraging Phase 1/2 Clinical Trial Results for PDE6B Gene Therapy
The company is expanding the trial to enroll younger patients with less advanced disease
May 25, 2023
Eric Ringham is a retired senior editor at Minnesota Public Radio News, where he supervised arts and education coverage. Before joining the MPR staff in 2009, he completed almost 30 years at the Star Tribune in Minneapolis, serving most of that time as commentary editor. Ringham also works part-time as a voice and stage actor. He and his spouse, Ann Wagner, live in south Minneapolis.
May 23, 2023
Summary of the Eighth Annual Retinal Cell & Gene Therapy Innovation Summit 2023
The Retinal Cell and Gene Therapy Innovation Summit has emerged as one of the most essential events for researchers and companies developing treatments and cures for retinal degenerative diseases. In its eighth year, the Innovation Summit featured 30 presentations from retina experts from around the world with more than 300 people in attendance.