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Oct 08, 2020, 09:45 ET HelpMeSee Launches Revolutionary Technology in Response to the Global Cataract Crisis

HelpMeSee, the not-for-profit global campaign to end cataract blindness, today announced a landmark achievement in medical simulation training with...


Oct 08, 2020, 09:45 ET HelpMeSee lanza revolucionaria tecnología en respuesta a la crisis mundial de cataratas oculares

HelpMeSee, la campaña mundial sin fines de lucro para terminar con la ceguera por cataratas, anunció hoy un logro trascendental en la capacitación...


Oct 08, 2020, 09:45 ET A HelpMeSee Lança uma Tecnologia Revolucionária em Resposta à Crise de Catarata Global

A HelpMeSee está promovendo uma campanha sem fins lucrativos para acabar com a cegueira causada por catarata, e hoje anuncia um marco alcançado no...


Sep 10, 2020, 08:35 ET HelpMeSee Names Saro Jahani As President and CEO

HelpMeSee, the not-for-profit global campaign to end cataract blindness, announces the appointment of Saro Jahani as President and CEO of HelpMeSee....


Sep 08, 2020, 16:33 ET HelpMeSee Board Names Saro Jahani As President and CEO

HelpMeSee, the not-for-profit global campaign to end cataract blindness, announces the appointment of Saro Jahani as President and CEO of HelpMeSee....


Jun 12, 2018, 08:37 ET HelpMeSee Eye Surgery Simulator Demonstrations Scheduled for the 2018 World Ophthalmology Conference in Barcelona, Spain

HelpMeSee is presenting their Eye Surgery Simulator and companion eBook for teaching Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery (MSICS) at the...


Jun 15, 2017, 13:04 ET HelpMeSee Names George Brady as Chief of Simulator Operations

HelpMeSee is pleased to announce that George Brady has joined the organization as Chief of Simulator Operations. In this role, Mr. Brady will manage...


May 01, 2017, 15:17 ET El Dr. Lansingh recibe el Premio Humanitario Benjamin F. Boyd 2017 que otorga la PAAO

El Dr. Van Charles Lansingh, Director Médico de HelpMeSee para América Latina, fue seleccionado por la Asociación Panamericana de Oftalmología (PAAO, ...


May 01, 2017, 15:17 ET Dr. Lansingh recebe o "Prêmio Humanitário Benjamin F. Boyd de 2017" da PAAO

O CMO (chief medical officer) para a América Latina da HelpMeSee, Dr. Van Charles Lansingh, foi distinguido pela Associação Pan-americana de...


Apr 28, 2017, 13:57 ET Dr. Lansingh receives the 2017 Benjamin F. Boyd Humanitarian Award from PAAO

Dr. Van Charles Lansingh, Chief Medical Officer for Latin America at HelpMeSee, has been selected by the Pan-American Association of Ophthalmology...


Jun 22, 2016, 06:16 ET HelpMeSee Chosen as Winner of 6th Annual Classy Awards

HelpMeSee has been selected among the top 10 most innovative nonprofits and social enterprises of 2016 at the 6th annual Classy Awards, in...


May 06, 2016, 09:44 ET HelpMeSee Featured at 2016 Global Private Equity Conference

HelpMeSee is pleased to announce its selection as one of two featured nonprofits for the speaker gift donation at the annual International Finance...


Mar 21, 2016, 05:00 ET HelpMeSee rejoint le Ministère de la Santé Malgache et l'Association Lions Sight First Madagascar dans la lutte contre la cécité par Cataracte à Madagascar

Un nouvel accord tripartite entre l'organisation HelpMeSee, l'Association Lions Sight First Madagascar (LSFM) et le Ministère de la Santé malgache va ...


Mar 21, 2016, 02:04 ET HelpMeSee Names Gerry McRae as Chief Operating Officer

HelpMeSee, the global campaign to end cataract blindness, announces the appointment of Gerry McRae as Chief Operating Officer. A veteran of the...


Mar 17, 2016, 09:30 ET HelpMeSee Joins the Malagasy Ministry of Health and Lions Sight First Madagascar to Eliminate Cataract Blindness Nationwide in Madagascar

A new agreement between the Malagasy Ministry of Health, HelpMeSee, and Lions Sight First Madagascar (LSFM) will expand access to quality cataract...


Mar 03, 2016, 10:00 ET HelpMeSee Launches Pediatric Cataracts Outreach and Mapping in Peru with Support of USAID

In partnership with Instituto Damos Vision (IDV) and with support from USAID's Child Blindness Program, HelpMeSee is launching a comprehensive effort ...


Feb 13, 2016, 02:39 ET Lions Health Foundation Alibag and HelpMeSee lead the way to Eliminate Cataract Blindness in Maharashtra, India

HelpMeSee and the Lions Health Foundation Alibag, India have launched a partnership to end cataract blindness, the leading cause of vision loss in...


Feb 12, 2016, 01:00 ET Lions Health Foundation Alibag and HelpMeSee lead the way to Eliminate Cataract Blindness in Maharashtra, India

HelpMeSee and the Lions Health Foundation Alibag, India have launched a partnership to end cataract blindness, the leading cause of vision loss in...


Oct 09, 2015, 10:19 ET HelpMeSee Launches Campaign in The Gambia to Celebrate World Sight Day 2015

In 1986, with only one ophthalmologist to deal with a cataract burden of 5,500 blind persons, the West African country of The Gambia established a...


Sep 23, 2015, 04:17 ET HelpMeSee Expands Leadership Team to Prepare for Simulation-based Surgical Training

In preparation for the launch of its simulation-based training programs in cataract surgery, HelpMeSee has expanded its leadership team with new...


Jun 30, 2015, 09:30 ET HelpMeSee Wins Three Awards at the 34th Annual New England Direct Marketing Association Awards for Creative Excellence Show

HelpMeSee, a global campaign to end cataract blindness, was recognized with three awards at the 34th Annual NEDMA (New England Direct Marketing...


May 11, 2015, 01:00 ET HelpMeSee Wins Five Recognitions from Hermes Creative Awards

HelpMeSee, a global campaign to eliminate cataract blindness, was recognized with five separate awards for creative marketing, video and photography...


Apr 22, 2015, 01:00 ET HelpMeSee Successfully Tests GIS-GPS App To Assist in Eliminating Cataract Blindness

HelpMeSee, a global campaign to eliminate cataract blindness, has successfully tested a pre-release version of its GIS-GPS app for community...


Jan 30, 2015, 11:00 ET HelpMeSee Names Dr. Van Charles Lansingh Medical Officer, Latin America

HelpMeSee, a global campaign to eliminate cataract blindness, has named Dr. Van Charles Lansingh as Medical Officer, Latin America. In this role, he...


Jan 28, 2015, 03:00 ET Pilotfish Design of HelpMeSee MSICS Proficiency Training Simulator Wins Good Industrial Design 2014 Award

HelpMeSee – a global campaign to eliminate cataract blindness – proudly shares the work of the Pilotfish design team as they are awarded the Good...