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Sep 21, 2021
Foundation Fighting Blindness to Jointly Host Online Continuing Medical Education (CME, COPE) Webinar
Course Title: A Review and Comparison of Different Forms of Age-Related and Inherited Macular Degenerations
The Foundation Fighting Blindness’ Beacon V.I.P. Brand Ambassador program is compromised of the most inspirational voices in our Foundation Fighting Blindness community.
Our new 2021 PSA campaign, “Together, We’re Winning,” showcases how four individuals living with vision loss continue to ‘win’ on their own terms, by living rich and full lives every day. Lachi, Beverley, Fai, and Mark are all active members of the Foundation Fighting Blindness community and Lulie’s Next Chapter network, and each maintains a positive attitude and winning spirit.
Sep 13, 2021
Telling His Story of Resilience
Chad has been working in the corporate world for the last 20 years. But after becoming the first blind executive to graduate from the Harvard Business School leadership program, he realized his purpose in life is to help others by sharing the lessons he learned while losing his eyesight. He can now add published author to his repertoire with his new book, Blind Ambition.
Sep 10, 2021
Apellis to Seek FDA Approval of its Dry AMD Drug
Known as APL-2, the drug met its primary endpoint in the OAKS clinical trial but not the DERBY trial
Sep 9, 2021
Optogenetics: Hope for Vision Restoration for Advanced Retinal Diseases
Early, encouraging results from two human studies — trials launched by Bionic Sight and GenSight — are putting optogenetic therapies in the spotlight for patients with advanced vision loss from retinal conditions.
Sep 7, 2021
Foundation Fighting Blindness Celebrates 50th Anniversary with Special Episode of Music to Our Eyes featuring Lachi and Apl.de.Ap
This September 16th celebratory episode features the world premiere of “Dis Education” – an original collaboration by Lachi and Apl.de.Ap.
Aug 23, 2021
The Beauty in Embracing Yourself
Award-nominated recording artist Lachi has collaborated with some of the biggest names in the industry with millions of streams on her music. But with all her many amazing musical accomplishments, it wasn’t until a few years ago that she fully embraced herself as a legally blind artist who identifies with the disability community as closely as she does with music.
Aug 18, 2021
Foundation Insights Forum – August 12, 2021
The Foundation Fighting Blindness is pleased to provide a recording and full transcript of the Insights Forum, our quarterly conference call providing updates to the inherited retinal disease community. The call took place on August 12, 2021.
Aug 9, 2021
Sirine’s passion in life is music. To help cope with her vision loss, Sirine has turned to singing and songwriting as an outlet to express herself, which won over the hearts of the judges and fans of Britain’s Got Talent.