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New York Times publishes article featuring Jeffrey Boatright, PhD & Machelle Pardue, PhD: Exercising for Healthier Eyes

Congratulations for Dr. Pardue, Dr. Boatright, & their collegues! Their research on benefits of exercise in reducing the effects of macular degeneration have been featured in the New York Times.  New York Times: Exercising for Healthier Eyes

Fox News Story featuring Machelle Pardue, PhD: Moderate exercise may prevent age-related blindness

Dr. Pardue, Dr. Boatright, and their colleagues have published another paper in the Journal of Neuroscience. The research is focused on the relationship between exercise and retinal degeneration.  The research was also featured in a Fox News story on February 12th.

Fox News: Moderate Exercise may prevent age-related blindness

CVNR Press Releases

CVNR Press Releases


Save the Date: VA Dementia Education Conference

The dementia conference will be Thursday, April 24th from 8:00-11:00 in the Gathering  Place (Chapel) at the Atlanta VA Medical Center.

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Save the Date: 2014 National VA Research Day

Mark your calendars for May 22nd from 10am - 2pm at the Atlanta VAMC Ground Floor Atrium. The theme for this year's event is VA Research: Making a Difference.