IAPB Group B Members

Champalimaud Foundation

The Champalimaud Foundation aims to stimulate novel theoretical and practical methodologies, by utilising the experience of both research scientists and medical practitioners.  The António Champalimaud Vision Award has the support of Vision 2020 – The Right To Sight, a global initiative for the prevention of blindness launched in association with the UN´s World Health Organisation.…

Fondation L’Occitane

L’OCCITANE is a sensorial brand and is committed to the visual sense. Since 1997, the brand has used braille in most of its packaging to make its products accessible and raise general public’s awareness on visual impairment. The L’OCCITANE Foundation was created in 2006. With an annual budget of more than €1,000,000, the L’OCCITANE Foundation…

Mectizan Donation Program

The Mectizan Donation Program was established in 1987 to oversee Merck & Co., Inc.’s donation of Mectizan for the control of onchocerciasis worldwide. In 1998, Merck expanded the mandate of the program to include lymphatic filariasis elimination through the co-administration of Mectizan and albendazole, donated by GlaxoSmithKline, in African countries and Yemen where lymphatic filariasis…

Orbis International

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Orbis International is a nonprofit organization that works in developing countries to save sight. Orbis prevents and treats blindness through hands-on training, public health education, improved access to quality eye care, advocacy and partnerships with local healthcare organizations. The gift of sight is priceless, life-changing and at the heart of what we do. Orbis works…

Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists’ (RANZCO’s) mission is to drive improvements in eye healthcare through education, communication, collaboration and advocacy across Australia, New Zealand and the Asia Pacific region. RANZCO is focused on its commitment to best patient outcomes and quality education and training. This work is underpinned by ensuring evidence…