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Glaucoma 360 Annual Gala

Save the date: February 10, 2022

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Recognizing Leadership and Innovation in Glaucoma

Thank you to everyone who joined us for this special opportunity to gather virtually with glaucoma patients, supporters, and friends as we honored those dedicated to a future free from glaucoma.

Launched in 2007, this annual benefit showcases the visionaries and catalysts who share Glaucoma Research Foundation's mission to cure glaucoma and restore vision through innovative research. We are most grateful to our generous donors and sponsors for their ongoing partnership. Save the date for our 2022 Annual Gala: February 10, 2022.

The 2021 Annual Gala took place as a virtual event on January 29th. Watch the opening video:

Glaucoma Research Foundation 2021 Annual Gala - Opening Video from Glaucoma Research.

The Annual Gala includes presentation of The Catalyst Award, Glaucoma Research Foundation's highest honor, The Visionary Award, and The President's Award. To ensure the health and safety of attendees and speakers, the 2021 Glaucoma 360 Annual Gala was hosted on a global virtual platform.


Ramin Valian
Vice President, Glaucoma and Reimbursement - US
Allergan, an AbbVie company
For exemplary leadership in the advancement of innovative treatments for glaucoma and outstanding support of patient education.


Amy Dixon
USA Paratriathlon National Team Member and President, Glaucoma Eyes International
For outstanding dedication to improving the lives of patients with vision loss education.


The Farrell Family
Honoring their dedicated fundraising and advocacy efforts.


Pete A. Williams, PhD
Karolinska Institutet (Stockholm, Sweden)
Pete Williams will be awarded the Shaffer Prize for Innovative Glaucoma Research for his project "Targeting Neuronal Mitochondria for Neuroprotection in Glaucoma."

Watch more videos from the 2021 Annual Gala...

The Annual Gala is part of Glaucoma 360, a series of events uniting research, industry, and philanthropy with one mission — to find a cure for glaucoma. Learn more about Glaucoma 360 »

For more information, please contact our Development Department at (415) 986-3162 or email development@glaucoma.org.