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Excerpts from Hope & Cope — Living with Macular Degeneration DVD. It has received the CINE Golden Eagle Award (Science and Technology category), The Communicator Award of Distinction, Worldfest Houston Bronze Award and the Videographer Award of Distinction.
Blindness [Quicktime movie, 22 seconds, 2.97MB]
What a Person with AMD Sees - Joan W Miller, MD [Quicktime movie, 10 seconds, 1.30 MB]
Depression – Steven D Schwartz, MD, Chief, Retina Division, Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA [Quicktime movie, 22 seconds, 4.41 MB]
Excerpts from A Brighter Tomorrow — Promising Research in Macular Degeneration DVD
Animation of Wet and Dry Macular Degeneration [Quicktime movie, 1:08 minutes, 2.30 MB]
Artificial Retina [Quicktime movie, 2:28 minutes, 4.69 MB]
Gene Therapy [Quicktime movie, 2:31 minutes, 5.16 MB]
Nutritional Supplements [Quicktime movie, 2:12 minutes, 4.47 MB]
Stem Cell Transplantation [Quicktime movie, 1:57 minutes, 3.89 MB]
The Visual Cycle [Quicktime movie, 4:34 minutes, 9.33MB]
Excerpts from Stargardt Disease — Juvenile Macular Degeneration DVD
American Macular Degeneration Foundation's
Public Service Announcement
Emmy Award winning actor Ed Asner volunteered his time and talent to deliver a powerful message illustrating the severe central vision loss that occurs with macula degeneration. Asner's public service announcements (PSAs) for the AMDF are airing across the country including New York, Los Angeles and Phoenix. The AMDF has developed two 30-second public service announcements for television. This is one of those PSAs. [Quicktime movie, 31 seconds, 5.51 MB]