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The JSEI Affiliates was launched by a handful of volunteers and the Jules and Doris Stein UCLA Support Group in 1990 as a broad-based volunteer network to serve the Jules Stein Eye Institute’s three tiered curriculum of research, education, and... Read more
The JSEI Affiliates was launched by a handful of volunteers and the Jules and Doris Stein UCLA Support Group in 1990 as a broad-based volunteer network to serve the Jules Stein Eye Institute’s three tiered curriculum of research, education, and patient care.
The goal of the JSEI Affiliates is to "provide the best possible vision for every person." Four integrated programs were created to meet this ambitious goal:
Over the years, the Affiliates have built a collection of diverse and far-reaching programs to serve the Greater Los Angeles community.
Through its faculty, staff and volunteers, the Stein Eye Institute engages in a broad spectrum of public service and outreach activities. Faculty members serve as advisors, consultants and representatives to a wide range of professional and community organizations and associations. The JSEI Affiliates, a network of volunteers, conducts diverse and far-reaching programs to promote vision education and patient care in schools and the community. The Institute’s UCLA Mobile Eye Clinic delivers basic eye care services to the underprivileged in Los Angeles and outlying areas.