netbook
desktop
mobile
tablet-landscape
tablet
phone-landscape
phone
Research to Prevent Blindness

Making the case that ‘Science Is For All’

Katrina vanden Heuvel, publisher and editor of The Nation magazine and an RPB Trustee, published a powerful Op-Ed in the Washington Post on the danger of proposed budget cuts to the National Institutes of Health and the importance of supporting scientific research to ensure our future.

Read her piece here.

Cover page photo credit: Jose Luis Magana/Associated Press

Related News: Feature Story, Top Story

scEYEnce campaign image

RPB and Partners Launch the scEYEnce Campaign

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

Read More

 
David Williams

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

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

Read More

 
Michael Chiang

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

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

Read More

 
RPB logo

Research to Prevent Blindness Expands Career Development Award

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.

Read More

 
RPB logo

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

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

Read More

 
RPB logo
Watch The Video

Research to Prevent Blindness Celebrates 60th Anniversary

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

Read More

 

Subscribe

Get our email updates filled with the latest news from our researchers about preventing vision loss, treating eye disease and even restoring sight. Unsubscribe at any time. Under our privacy policy, we'll never share your contact information with a third party.