New York Times Journalist Profiles HCP
Pulitzer prize winning journalist Nicholas Kristof joined Drs. Sanduk Ruit and Geoff Tabin in Hetauda, Nepal to witness firsthand the profound effect of cataract surgery in the developing world.
Nov 7, 2015Read this story
Exchange Program Kicks Off
Oculoplastic surgeon and friend of HCP Dr. Morris Harstein was in Gondar, Ethiopia recently to organize an exchange program between the Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, Tel Aviv University and ophthalmology...
Oct 30, 2015Read this story
Outreach in Nepal
Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalist Joins HCP in Nepal to Witness the Miracle of Sight Restoration
Oct 30, 2015Read this story
Success Stories: Tshering Penjor
HCP supported retina eye care training and specialized equipment continue to help restore sight and change lives in Bhutan.
Oct 26, 2015Read this story
World Sight Day | Oct 8, 2015
It's time to address the crisis in eye health.
Oct 6, 2015Read this story
“I believe sight is a human right.” Dr. Sanduk Ruit
Excerpt from The Kathmandu Post article "Let there be Sight"
Oct 4, 2015Read this story
High-Volume Cataract Campaign | Negelle, Ethiopia
The Story of Wodessa & Chaltu: A Brother and Sister Living Under the Dark Cloud of Cataract Blindness
Sep 25, 2015Read this story
Tabin Joins TEDx Talk
Himalayan Cataract Project Co-Founder Dr. Geoff Tabin spoke at TEDx Jackson Hole in 2014. Tabin joined a list of distinguished speakers who came together to share ideas connected by the...
Sep 24, 2015Read this story
Admin Chief Reflects on 22 Years at Tilganaga Institute of Ophthalmology
"This is my happiest moment — when a patient can enjoy eye sight."These are the words of Mr. Bhagirath Baniya, Admin Chief of the Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology in...
Jul 23, 2015Read this story
National Plan for Myanmar
HCP participated in a National Stakeholder Consultation Workshop to develop an action plan for eye health in Myanmar.
Jul 21, 2015Read this story
International Fellow in Papua New Guinea
HCP International Fellow Dr. Anya Gushchin visited Papua New Guinea with a team of three oculoplastic specialists, a neuro-ophthalmologist, a neuro-radiologist and a comprehensive ophthalmologist/cornea specialist to address the...
Jul 13, 2015Read this story
Ophthalmology On the Rise in Ghana
The Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), Himalayan Cataract Project's main partner in Ghana, continues to make strides to alleviate unnecessary blindness.
Jun 23, 2015Read this story
Resident Ready to Make a Difference
Dr. Mihiret Deyessa is an ophthalmology resident from Menelik II Hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She recently traveled with the Himalayan Cataract Project to our high-volume cataract campaign in Woldia,...
Jun 4, 2015Read this story
High-Volume Cataract Campaign | Quiha, Ethiopia
Our hearts are overflowing with joy from the more than 2,300 surgeries that were performed over the course of 12 days in early May in Quiha and Woldia, Ethiopia, making it one...
May 6, 2015Read this story
HIgh-Volume Cataract Campaign | Woldia, Ethiopia
A tremendous impact has been made on the remote hillside market town in northern Ethiopia.
May 5, 2015Read this story
First Female Head of Department Named at Menelik II Hospital
Congratulations to Dr. Menen Ayalew Shibeshi on being named the first female head of the Ophthalmology Department at Menelik II Hospital.
May 4, 2015Read this story
HCP Signs MOU in Ethiopia
A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to solidify the collaboration between the Ministry of Health in Ethiopia and HCP was signed on May 18.
Apr 8, 2015Read this story