The newsletter leads with the launch of Check My Macula, MDFA’s new online risk assessment quiz to raise awareness of macular disease among Australians in their 50s. A chorus of celebrities are throwing their support behind the initiative, including long-time MDFA Ambassador Jean Kittson and funnyman Shane Jacobson.
This issue also contains a four-page update on the latest research in the field of macular disease, details of MDFA’s recent $1 million commitment to research, and the touching story behind the new Grant Family Fund, which will support vital innovative research.
This newsletter also features Dee Hopkins’ regular CEO update, the latest on our Social Impact Survey, details of December’s online AGM and our upcoming webinars, news on peer support groups and even a mouth-watering recipe.
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