TRAFFIC ADVISORY:

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.

Broad Street Run


This year the nurses, residents, faculty, and staff of Wills Eye Hospital are excited to train with Team Wills Eye once again for the 2020 Broad Street Run! 

We hope to raise awareness and support of the Duane Fund, which provides emergency relief to patients in need of urgent medical and surgical interventions for blinding eye conditions.  This fund is named in honor of Dr. Thomas Duane, Ophthalmologist-in-Chief at Wills Eye Hospital from 1972-1982.  Dr. Duane truly embodied our hospital's motto, Skill with Compassion. 

We hope that our efforts have a positive impact on our community for many years to come.  We appreciate your support and encourage you to donate using the link provided, by race day, Sunday May 5...See you at the finish line!

Click on the "Support" link under the photo to make a donation to the Wills Eye runners.