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.

Fox 29 – Our Race Reality: Health & Equality

In this FOX 29 News special, we take a closer look at healthcare disparities among African-American communities. Joyce Evans has this report. Dr. Anna Murchison - Wills Eye Emergency Department Director and Dr. Natasha Kolomeyer - Wills Eye Glaucoma Service Doctor discuss eye care in the Philadelphia community. (Wills Eye segment - at 11:15 to 16:00 of the video). Click Here to view video segment.