2 From Our Co-Founder 3 From Our Executive Director 4 Fact or Fiction 6 MVRF is Keeping An Eye on Clinical Trials 7 Sudoku 8 In Memoriam 9 13th MVRF Scientific Conference –ASnapshot 10 2014-2015: A Year in Review 14 Charity Navigator Awards MVRF 4 Stars 15 SupportSightSM Program 16 We Will 18 You’ve got questions. We’ve got answers: The genetics of AMD 20 Why Nutrition is Important 22 Marilyn Holmes: An Inspiring Artist 23 Recipe for good Eye Health The Newsletter of the Macula Vision Research Foundation Fall/Winter 2015 IN THIS ISSUE 100% of every dollar you donate goes directly to research M A C U L A V I S I O N R E S E A R C H F O U N D A T I O N WHAT’S NEW AT MVRF? •Special Edition – Annual Report: 2014-2015 A Year in Review •MVRF receives 4 stars, the highest rating by Charity Navigator •We recently held our 13th MVRF Scientific Conference in Boston, MA Funding Visionary Research