CBS’s 60 Minutes Highlights the Sight-Restoring Work of the Himalayan Cataract Project


On Sunday, April 16, CBS’s 60 Minutes featured the story of Drs. Geoff Tabin and Sanduk Ruit, co-founders of the Himalayan Cataract Project.

Program host, Bill Whitaker, along with a team of filmmakers documented the work that Ruit and Tabin were doing in Myanmar where they led a cataract and cornea workshop for 30 local ophthalmologists.

For those who missed the original airing of this segment or just want to watch this remarkable mission again, you can take a look at the sight-restoring work of these two doctors in the video below.