The Campaign for Filipino Children’s Apl of My Eye Project is a two-year initiative–2014 to 2016–that addresses a critical medical concern in the Philippines: the pediatric, eye affliction called retinopathy of prematurity (ROP). Combining the expertise
and passion of Apl.de.ap Foundation International and our principal program partner Dr. Thomas Lee, Director of the Vision Center of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, the Campaign will provide a sustainable approach to the diagnosis and treatment of this specialized medical condition. .
The goal of the Project is to create the internal capacity in the Philippines to diagnose and treat the affliction retinopathy of prematurity through the professional development of doctors and other medical practitioners and the provision of needed medical equipment.