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.

Director’s Discovery Fund

Thanks to contributions from donors like you, the Director’s Discovery Fund is able to plan and launch new initiatives that enable Wills Eye to pursue life-changing research and innovations in eye care and ophthalmic diseases. This Fund is central to advancing vision care around the globe as it propels our research agenda forward, and allows us to remain at the forefront of ophthalmic care with the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment technology.