News & events

Announcing National Sight Week October 20th-26th

Operation Sight is the ASCRS Foundation's U.S.-based charitable cataract surgery program. Our nationwide network of volunteer surgeons and staff members have provided over 3,350 free surgeries to those unable to access or afford cataract surgery on their own.

2019 Annual Meeting Attendees Help Raise over $78,000

"Why did you choose ophthalmology?" and “Why do you choose to give?” Those were the questions posed on the ASCRS Foundation’s Give Sight Graffiti Wall sponsored by Aerie Pharmaceuticals at this year’s ASCRS ASOA Annual Meeting in San Diego. The answers served as the inspiration for artist Scott Biersack’s impressive word mural.

Add Humanitarian Eye Care to Your Annual Meeting To-dos

As you plan your schedule for the 2019 ASCRS ASOA Annual Meeting in San Diego this May, don’t forget to add the ASCRS Foundation and humanitarian eye care to your to-do list! The Foundation will have a presence in several areas: 

 Register Now to Run for Sight