Friday, September 12, 2014

Chris Danielsen, Dr. Vinit Mahajan, and Laura Fletcher on Sept. 13-14 Show

Chris Danielsen (National Federation of the Blind - Baltimore, MD)

Dr. Vinit Mahajan (University of Iowa - Iowa City, IA)

Laura Fletcher (University of Georgia - Athens, GA)

On our first September show, the National Federation of the Blind's Chris Danielsen goes over NFB's lawsuit against the digital library service, Scribd.

Then, the University of Iowa's Dr. Vinit Mahajan explains the importance of proteins in the eye and molecular mapping of the choroid.

Finally, Laura Fletcher of the University of Georgia discusses a project involving the relationship of the amount of yellow pigment to how well people can see at distance through haze.

9/13/2014 Podcast (Click Image Below)


Friday, August 29, 2014

Telemedicine, Retinopathy of Prematurity, and Perkins SMART Brailler on Labor Day Weekend Show

Dr. Eleanor Schron (National Eye Institute - Bethesda, MD)

Dr. Graham Quinn (Children's Hospital of Phildelphia - Philadelphia, PA)

Perkins Smart Brailler
On our Labor Day weekend, Dr. Eleanor Schron of the National Eye Institute and Dr. Graham Quinn of the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia discuss how telemedicine can help in the treatment of retinopathy of prematurity.

Then, Janet Ingber of AFB AccessWorld goes over her product review of the Perkins SMART Brailler.
 
8/30/2014 (Click Image Below)

Friday, August 8, 2014

Dr. Michael Sandberg and Sharon Kauerz on August 9-10 Show



Dr. Michael Sandberg (Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary - Boston, MA)


School Advocates for Vision & Education (Shelby County, TN)
On our first August show, we have Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary's Dr. Michael Sandberg discussing a possible, but not established, link between increased iodine supplementation and decreased swelling of the retina in retinitis pigmentosa.

Then, executive director Sharon Kauerz talks about the activities of SAVE (School Advocates for Vision and Education) in Shelby County, Tennessee.
8/9/2014 Podcast (Click Image Below)

Friday, July 18, 2014

Dr. Whitney Hauser and Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler on July 19 Show

Dr. Whitney Hauser (Southern College Of Optometry - Memphis, TN)

Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler (Boxer Wachler Vision Institute - Beverly Hills, CA)

On our second July show, we have Dr. Whitney Hauser of the Southern College of Optometry discussing its new TearWell Advanced Dry Eye Treatment Center.

Then, Beverly Hill's Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler of Boxer Wachler Vision Institute explains how ultraviolet radiation can penetrate driver's side windows to cause skin cancer and cataracts.


7/19/2014 Podcast (Click Image Below)

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Dr. Felipe Medeiros and Dr. Tueng Shen On July 5-6 Show

Dr. Felipe Medeiros (University of California at San Diego - San Diego, CA)

Dr. Tueng Shen (University of Washington - Seattle, WA)

On our first July show, we have the University of California at San Diego's Dr. Felipe Medeiros discussing how a Ford Fusion simulator can show how eye diseases affect driving.

Then, the University of Washington's Dr. Tueng Shen explains how a sensor can be implanted into the eye to monitor intraocular pressure.

7/5/2014 Podcast (Click Image Below)

Friday, June 27, 2014

Dr. Valeria Canto-Soler and Dr. William Eric Sponsel on June 28-29 Show


Dr. Valeria Canto-Soler (Johns Hopkins University - Baltimore, MD)


Dr. William Eric Sponsel (University of Texas at San Antonio - San Antonio, TX)

 
6/28/2014 Podcast (Click Image Below)

Friday, May 30, 2014

Dr. Rishi Singh and Bill Holton On May 31 - June 1 Show

Dr. Rishi Singh (Cleveland Clinic - Cleveland, OH)

(Microsoft Office for the iPad)

On our last May show of the year, we have the Cleveland Clinic's Dr. Rishi Singh discussing eyelid skin cancer and damage that the sun can do to the eyes.

Also, Bill Holton, a writer for AFB AccessWorld, talks about is accessibility review of Microsoft Office for the iPad.
 
5/31/2014 Podcast (Click Image Below)

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