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NEHEP Partnership Directory

Research to Prevent Blindness

645 Madison Avenue, Floor 21
New York, NY 10022
Phone: 212-752-4333; 1-800-621-0026
Fax: 212-688-6231
Web Site:


Matthew Levine
Director of Communications and Marketing


  • Mission:

    Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB) is committed to stimulating, sustaining, and intensifying research on preventives, cures, and effective treatments for all diseases of the visual system that damage and destroy sight. RPB mobilizes financial resources in support of eye research, making available essential laboratory space, scientific personnel, and advanced technological equipment in its mission, which seeks to preserve vision and restore sight.

  • Programs/Activities:

    Supports eye research at 56 U.S. medical institutions.

    Provides public information on eye diseases and eye research.

  • Publications:

    Eye Research News Briefs (newsletter), Eye Research e-News, vision research update facts sheets, and annual report.

Date Last Updated
January 2012

Department of Health and Human Services NIH, the National Institutes of Health