(March 7, 2019) This International Women’s Day the Vision Impact Institute is highlighting the critical role good vision plays in creating a more balanced world for women and girls. Today, the organization launched the Vision for Balance campaign to encourage women and girls to share how good vision has positively impacted their lives.
(November 13, 2018) Today the Vision Impact Institute, a nonprofit supported by Essilor’s Vision for Life Fund, and The African Council of Optometry (AFCO) applauded the industry’s efforts to include vision in the road safety conversation at the 1st African Road Safety Forum
(June 20, 2018) On June 25 the Vision Impact Institute’s Global Executive Director, Kristan Gross, will join Dr. Kovin Naidoo, CEO, Brien Holden Vision Institute and Vision Impact Institute Advisory Board Member, at the National School-Based Health Care Convention, organized by the School-Based Health Alliance, to address the urgent topic of good vision and learning
(January 23, 2019) The Vision Impact Institute is one of 27 leading national vision and eye health organizations to sign a formal letter to Jerome M. Adams M.D., U.S. Surgeon General, to help lead the charge to improve vision programs and access to care in the US for the year 2020.
(June 5, 2016) The China National Vision Health Symposium took place at the National School of Development at Peking University in Beijing
(April 15, 2016) Shailaja Pathania announced as Principal Consultant for Advocacy
(April 19, 2016) Jayanth Bhuvaraghan, Essilor’s chief corporate mission officer, speaking at a company-sponsored press event
(November 20, 2015) Vision Impact Institute now offers additional translations of vital eye health research website
(January 29, 2020) The Vision Impact Institute and The Cooper Institute are pleased to announce the extension of their 2019 collaboration to improve vision and fitness for students. Now in its second year, this partnership brings together two organizations devoted to putting research into action to improve children’s health and wellness.
(December 10, 2019) The Vision Impact Institute welcomes the release of two new complementary and aligned reports on the state of vision that raise awareness of the need for people-centered eye health services globally and highlight effective response strategies.