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