See the Future
A Madison nonprofit, Combat Blindness International (CBI), is bringing Dr. Andrew Bastawrous to Wisconsin to present at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater in April. Combat Blindness International is partnering with UWW-Enactus to help Dr. Bastawrous create a sustainable system to eliminate avoidable blindness. Bastawrous plans to begin by removing 100 percent of preventable cataract blindness in the African country of Botswana. The London-based ophthalmologist is sharing his progress on fighting blindness in the world at Timmerman Auditorium on April 21, 2016, at 6 p.m.