HCP News and Events
HCP is improving Ethiopia’s cornea capacity by training surgeons, providing critical instruments and equipment, and increasing the capacity of the country’s eye bank.
In all, 160 cataract surgeries (including 20 patients who were bilaterally blind) and six corneal transplant surgeries were provided.
Photos from the formal inauguration of the Eye Center at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Kumasi, Ghana.
In February, the Hetauda team organized an outreach event that screened 600 patients and provided 201 cataract surgeries.
HCP in the Media
Dr. Chang interviewed former HCP Fellow Dr. John Nkurikiye, Rwanda’s leading ophthalmic surgeon and president of the Rwandan Ophthalmology Society.
Utah Physician magazine published a cover story written by HCP Co-Founder Dr. Geoff Tabin.
“...Deeply inspiring story of the Himalayan Cataract Project, a group of doctors that perform cataract operations in the developing world...”
This national news segment featured Dr. Geoff Tabin and HCP working in India.
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“A Randomized, Single-Center Study of Equivalence of 2 Intraocular Lenses Used in Cataract Surgery,” published in Ophthalmology in 2013.
Published in Indian Journal of Ophthalmology in 2012.
“Complication rates of phacoemulsification and manual small-incision cataract surgery at Aravind Eye Hospital”
Published in Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery in 2012.