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.

James Sharpe

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James Sharpe, MS
Junior Biostatistician

Biostatistics Consulting Core
Vickie and Jack Farber Vision Research Center at Wills Eye
Wills Eye Hospital


James Sharpe graduated from the University of Vermont in 2016 with a master’s degree in biostatistics, and prior to that, he graduated with bachelor’s degrees in biology and mathematics from the University of North Carolina Asheville.

In 2020, Mr. Sharpe was hired as a junior biostatistician for the Biostatistics Consulting Core within the Vickie and Jack Farber Vision Research Center at Wills Eye Hospital. Prior to joining Wills, he worked as a research statistician for the Center for Outcomes Research at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia for almost four years.