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.

Outlook optimistic for uncommon inherited retinal dystrophies

Inherited retinal dystrophies affect far fewer individuals in the Western world, in contrast to other more common and widespread retinal disorders, but the interest in therapies and treatments of inherited dystrophies is growing. Click here to read the full article.

Published in Ocular Surgery News - December 10, 2017



Alex V. Levin, MD, MHSc, Chief of The Wills Eye Hospital Pediatrics and Ocular Genetics Service