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.

Calhoun Fund

The Joseph H. Calhoun, MD Fund was established at Wills Eye Hospital in tribute to Dr. Calhoun for his renowned contributions to the field of pediatric ophthalmology, and his extraordinary role as a teacher. This endowed fund will provide financial support to sustain the Annual Joseph H. Calhoun Pediatric Ophthalmology Forum, affectionately known as “Joe’s Meeting.”