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Fight For Sight

Fight For Sight

Fight For Sight

Fight For Sight

Events

Events

UPCOMING 2017 EVENTS


The 2017 Lights-On Gala
Save the Date – October 30th at the Tribecca Rooftop
Honorees to be announced.

 

PAST EVENTS

AUPO 2017
Arthur Makar, Fight for Sight's Executive Director, recently attended the annual meeting of the Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology. While there he had the opportunity to meet with colleagues including Dr. Roy Chuck from Montefiore Medical Center, Brian Hofland from Research to Prevent Blindness and Dr. James Tsai from New York Eye and Ear Institute of Mount Sinai.


November, 2016

We thank the LaSpina family and all 2016 Strike for Sight participants for their generosity in helping to raise money for our 2017 Grant Program!

 

Monday, October 24th, 2016

We honored Joel S. Schuman, M.D., FACS, Professor and Chairman of Ophthalmology, NYU Langone Medical Center and Vincent Favale, VP., CBS East Coast Late Night Programming. We thank Vinit B. Mahajan, M.D., PHD and Sandra Blackwood for speaking about their Fight for Sight experiences.
We also thank Norman B. Medow, M.D., for his auctioneering skills and Gus Rosendale, NBC4, for being a fabulous emcee.

 


Fight for Sight and nearly two dozen of its colleagues from organizations committed to the advancement of eye research, convened on September 17, 2014, in Washington, DC, to discuss vision research funding and a role for funder collaboration in preventing, treating, and curing vision disorders. The meeting was hosted by Research to Prevent Blindness and was an important first step toward collaborations. Read More...

 

 
Thank you for helping!

We had over 50 bowlers at four different venues to help raise money for Fight for Sight. And we honored John LaSpina’s long-time dedication to Fight for Sight, which today spans 50 years. 
(click to view event photos)

 

Visit the Photo Gallery to view past fundraising and scientific events.

 

To contribute to the efforts of Fight for Sight follow this link

 

 

 


UPCOMING 2017 EVENTS


The 2017 Lights-On Gala
Save the Date – October 30th at the Tribecca Rooftop
Honorees to be announced.

 

PAST EVENTS

AUPO 2017
Arthur Makar, Fight for Sight's Executive Director, recently attended the annual meeting of the Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology. While there he had the opportunity to meet with colleagues including Dr. Roy Chuck from Montefiore Medical Center, Brian Hofland from Research to Prevent Blindness and Dr. James Tsai from New York Eye and Ear Institute of Mount Sinai.


November, 2016

We thank the LaSpina family and all 2016 Strike for Sight participants for their generosity in helping to raise money for our 2017 Grant Program!

 

Monday, October 24th, 2016

We honored Joel S. Schuman, M.D., FACS, Professor and Chairman of Ophthalmology, NYU Langone Medical Center and Vincent Favale, VP., CBS East Coast Late Night Programming. We thank Vinit B. Mahajan, M.D., PHD and Sandra Blackwood for speaking about their Fight for Sight experiences.
We also thank Norman B. Medow, M.D., for his auctioneering skills and Gus Rosendale, NBC4, for being a fabulous emcee.

 


Fight for Sight and nearly two dozen of its colleagues from organizations committed to the advancement of eye research, convened on September 17, 2014, in Washington, DC, to discuss vision research funding and a role for funder collaboration in preventing, treating, and curing vision disorders. The meeting was hosted by Research to Prevent Blindness and was an important first step toward collaborations. Read More...

 

 
Thank you for helping!

We had over 50 bowlers at four different venues to help raise money for Fight for Sight. And we honored John LaSpina’s long-time dedication to Fight for Sight, which today spans 50 years. 
(click to view event photos)

 

Visit the Photo Gallery to view past fundraising and scientific events.

 

To contribute to the efforts of Fight for Sight follow this link