Eye Samaritans International

Eye Samaritans International is devoted to programmes to reduce infant blindness from retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) in Russia, Eastern Europe, Southern Europe and countries in the Black Sea area, including Georgia and Turkey. It focuses on training physicians and nurses that work with premature infants, and procuring equipment to treatment of ROP. It also advocates for policy change to improve preventive and treatment efforts to reduce blindness in premature infants due to ROP.


Alan B. Richards, MD