Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute

Scientific, technical and administrative staff work together at Smith-Kettlewell to: increase our understanding of normal vision, discover new ways to support vision disorders, develop new diagnostic procedures and treatments for visual and other sensory disorders, and produce innovative techniques for aid and rehabilitation of the blind and partially sighted.

Resources / Documentation / Files

CamIO: an Augmented Reality audio labeling app for visually impaired users

On Demand Event(s)

Wednesday, October 21, 2020, 10:30 am
Learn about how our ears and brain work together to untangle the sounds around us, and take part in a real auditory science experiment!
EVENT_HearingTheWorld_I&II
Thursday, October 22, 2020, 2:00 pm
Advances in computer face recognition provide the insight into the persona of STEM pioneer and early vision scientist, Leonardo da Vinci, through facial age regression.
EVENT_WhatLeonardoDaVinciLookedLike
Saturday, October 24, 2020, 2:00 pm
Learn about how a special kind of drawing-based cognitive training rapidly drives brain plasticity, enhances learning and memory across a variety of domains, including STEM education, and even blindness rehabilitation.
EVENT_PowerOfVisualArtBrainPlasticity
Sunday, October 25, 2020, 10:30 am
Scientists from Smith-Kettlewell will reveal preliminary results of their auditory science experiment and discuss how these results can help advance our understanding of auditory perception!
EVENT_HearingTheWorld_I&II