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.

Wills Eye and A New World of Ophthalmology

The Ophthalmologist, an online publication, presents its September 2020 issue in collaboration with Wills Eye Hospital. Written by Wills specialists, the articles detail:

  • How the COVID-19 pandemic has affected their fields, including ocular oncology, ophthalmic research, and trauma.
  • The latest research and news coming from Wills Eye.
  • What it takes to train the next generation of residents.
  • Identifying undiagnosed glaucoma patients.
  • Uveitis identification.
  • Treating the skull base.
  • Anovel portable head-mounted perimeter.
  • How the residency program at Wills instills competence, confidence and a life-long passion for the field.

Click here to visit The Ophthalmologist website (Registration required) or download the PDF.