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Our Philosophy

Light for Sight is uniting clinical institutions, research groups, patient organizations and the private sector, with a single focus: to eliminate severe visual impairment among all children and adolescents with keratoconus.

Our flagship program is “Light for Sight 21”, which aims to reduce severe visual impairment among children and adolescents with Down Syndrome – who have a very high prevalence of the disease.

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What we do

Outreach: To promote awareness among patient groups (and families)

Education: To improve (vision) healthcare professional awareness

Partners: To create a network of screening/treatment referral sites

Financing: To provide medical coverage for at-need patients

Research: To investigate, understand and treat the cause of keratoconus

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Help us to help you: Down Syndrome, Eye Tests, Keratoconus and more…

Free screening. But why? Free. Gratis. Kostenlos. Light for Sight's partners will screen children with Down Syndrome for keratoconus for ...
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Light for Sight Launches the Associate Certification Program

January 29, Zurich, Switzerland Today, the Light for Sight foundation published a White Paper detailing its Light for Sight Associate ...
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Interview with Riccardo Vinciguerra and Bernardo Lopes

Emilio, Riccardo and Bernardo got together during the 2018 CXL Experts' Meeting in Zurich to discuss the early detection of ...
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Interview with Rohit Shetty

Emilio and Rohit sat down during the 2018 CXL Experts' Meeting in Zurich to discuss combining CXL and PRK to ...
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Interview with Frederik Raiskup

Emilio and Federik got together during the 2018 CXL Experts' Meeting in Zurich to discuss how much life is left ...
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Theo Seiler and John Marshall… interview each other

Theo and John sat down at the 2018 CXL Experts' Meeting in Zurich to reminisce (and joke) about their adventures ...
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