Community Outreach

Jules Stein Eye Institute

Glorya Kaufman along with the late Dr. Leonard Apt of the Jules Stein Eye Clinic in West Los Angeles established the first pre-school mobile eye exam program to travel thru the city of Los Angeles. The UCLA Mobile Eye Clinic, an outreach program of the Jules Stein Institute, has received an allocation of $4.1 million from the First 5 LA commission that will be used to screen more than 90,000 children between the ages of 3 and 5 from underserved populations in the county over the next five years. The purpose of this traveling eye exam unit was to discover eye problems prior to the children entering elementary school.

Read the full article at the UCLA Newsroom and First5 LA.

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