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ABC News features the Himalayan Cataract Project

David Muir of ABC News with Dr. Geoff Tabin in Ethiopia
David Muir of ABC News with Dr. Geoff Tabin at HCP partner hospital in Ethiopia. Photo by Dr. David Chang.

“ABC World News” featured a story about the Himalayan Cataract Project on Wednesday, October 2. On October 24, ABC ran an extended version of the news story on the “Nightline” news show. Both videos are shown in the video viewer on this page on the ABC News website.

Patients after cataract surgery
Patients after cataract surgery. Photo by Melissa Persaud.

At the end of August, ABC News anchor David Muir joined HCP’s Dr. Geoff Tabin and our team from Ethiopia’s Quiha Zonal Hospital as they restored sight to 723 patients in Mekelle, Ethiopia.