President Trump is scheduled to be in Philadelphia on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at The National Constitution Center (NCC) in the Independence Mall area. Increased police presence is anticipated in Center City throughout Tuesday afternoon and evening. Please allow extra time if you are going to Wills Eye. Please be advised of area street closures to vehicles beginning at 1:00PM on Tuesday 9/15. Pedestrian access will also be limited in the area. This is subject to change and area restrictions, which could widen, will be lifted once the President departs the NCC. There are also demonstrations planned for Tuesday 9/15 around Independence Mall as well as City Avenue.

Ophthalmology All-Stars on the Road

Ophthalmology All-Stars

Thursday, March 21, 2019 | 4:00 - 6:30 p.m.
The Brazilian Court - Palm Beach
301 Australian Avenue, Palm Beach, FL 33480

Learn about cutting-edge research at Wills Eye Hospital, including:

  • Age-related macular degeneration (AMD)
  • Retinal implant for blind retintitis pigmentosa patients
  • Gene discovery and treatment
  • Glaucoma treatment, clinical trials and microincisional surgery
  • Using telemedicine to serve communities at high risk of vision impairment


Julia A. Haller, MD, Ophthalmologist-in-Chief
William Tasman, MD Endowed Chair
Wills Eye Hospital

Leslie G. Hyman, PhD
Vice Chair for Research
Vickie and Jack Farber Vision Research Center at Wills Eye Hospital
Thomas D. Duane Endowed Chair


For more information, contact: or 215-440-3154