Video about Fight for Sight
“The barriers have really come down in terms of what we can accomplish in vision research. That to me is almost more exciting than what we have accomplished: the optimism it’s given us that we can do so much more.”
—Paul Sternberg, MD
Chair, Vanderbilt University Medical Center

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Vision problems, including blindness, are among the top 10 disabilities in adult Americans.

More than 21 million Americans report vision problems or eye conditions, with numbers expected to double over the next 30 years.

Fight for Sight has awarded more than $21 million in eye research grants to 135 institutions in 6 countries.