On 21 August, the Journey for Vision Program Gansu Visit initiated by China Soong Ching Ling Foundation-Jaguar Land Rover China Children & Youth Dream Fund was launched in Jishishan County, Linxia Hui Autonomous Prefecture, Gansu Province with the support of Gansu United Front, Health Commission of Gansu Province, and Lanzhou University Second Hospital.
Ophthalmologists from Beijing Tongren Hospital performing surgery for a child
Wei Wenbin, CSCLF standing council member and deputy director of Beijing Tongren Hospital, CMU, checking up on a child
The Journey for Vision Program this year will be carried out in Gansu Province, with a special focus on Linxia Prefecture, Longnan City and Dingxi City. In the following year, the Program will sponsor surgery and treatment for 400 children with ophthalmic diseases and provide training for local doctors to improve the quality of healthcare and benefit the local people. The surgeries will be performed by the medical team of Lanzhou University Second Hospital.
(Source: Department of Fund)