• Podcast

    Alzheimer's Disease: Caregiving Tips

    This segment includes tips for providing care to people suffering from this Alzheimer's disease. Dr. Eakin outlines ways to reduce the burden of the disease, adapting to the constant changes the patient goes through.

    September 14, 2011
  • Podcast

    What is a Comprehensive Eye Examination?

    In this audio presentation, Dr. Guy Eakin talks about what happens during a comprehensive eye examination. This presentation is part 4 of a 6 part series on macular degeneration.

    October 15, 2012
  • Podcast

    Glaucoma Risk Factors

    In this audio presentation, Dr. Guy Eakin, Vice President of Scientific Affairs at the BrightFocus Foundation discusses the risk factors associated with glaucoma. In addition, he talks about how you can promote general eye health. This information is designed for anyone who has glaucoma or is caring for a family member or friend who has this eye disease.

    September 14, 2011
  • Chat

    What You Need to Know about Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

    This telephone discussion features Michael B. Gorin, MD, PhD, an ophthalmologist from UCLA who is devoted to research and clinical care of hereditary retinal disorders, especially age-related macular degeneration, retinal dystrophies and other medical retinal conditions. View the transcript Print the transcript Listen to the discussion:

    June 24, 2015
  • Chat

    "You & Your Eye Exam: What to Know, What to Ask"

    The telephone discussion features Emily Y. Chew, MD, who is a retina specialist and is the deputy director of the Division of Epidemiology and Clinical Applications, and the deputy clinical director at the National Eye Institute (NEI), National Institutes of Health (NIH). Dr. Chew has extensive experience in age-related eye diseases, and designing and implementing clinical trials, including the Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 (AREDS2). View the transcript Print the transcript Listen to the discussion:

    May 27, 2015
  • Chat

    Low Vision Therapy: What You Should Know

    The telephone discussion features Robert W. Massof, PhD, who is Professor of Ophthalmology and Neuroscience at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Director of the Lions Vision Research and Rehabilitation Center and the Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute, and Jim Deremeik, RT, CLVT, who is the LOVRNET Project Manager and the Education/Rehabilitation Program Manager for the Lions Vision Research and Rehabilitation Center at the Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute. View the transcript Print the transcript Listen to the discussion:

    April 29, 2015
  • Chat

    What You Need to Know About Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration

    The telephone discussion features Dr. Gayatri S. Reilly of The Retina Group of Washington, who has excelled in research, patient care, and educating other eye care professionals about treating diseases such as age-related macular degeneration (AMD). View the transcript Print the transcript Listen to the discussion:

    March 25, 2015
  • Don't miss out.
    Receive research updates, inspiring stories, and expert advice
    Keep me informed about: *
    Please select at least one.
    You must select at least one disease category.
    Please enter your first name.
    Please enter your last name.