Accelerate Research

Accelerate research focused on understanding prevalent disease like glaucoma and AMD, and help scientists achieve initial results needed to obtain federal funding for ideas aimed at discovering new treatments and cures for blinding diseases such as glaucoma and AMD.

Expand Access

Expand access to the highest-quality patient care and research through enhancements to facilities that universally improve eye health. Education and Training

Attract Top Talent

Attract top talent to UAB creating an environment that fosters collaboration and innovation and allows us to recruit and retain the best and the brightest.

Train the Next Generation

Train the Next Generation of ophthalmologists with a high degree of skill and lifelong thirst for knowledge.

Strengthen Outreach

Strengthen outreach programs that help serve the needs of the community.