Strategies to prevent vision loss in patients with retinal disease

Blinding retinal diseases such as diabetic retinopathy, age-related macular degeneration and glaucoma affect over 10 million people in the United States. Unfortunately, there are no cures for these conditions. When patients are diagnosed with a retinal disease, they...

Novel edible treatments for inflammatory bowel diseases and associated colon cancer

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a broad term that describes conditions with chronic and recurring inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract. Patients with IBD have severe abdominal cramping and diarrhea. The two most common forms of IBD are ulcerative colitis, in...

Improving treatments for veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a broad term that describes conditions with chronic and recurring inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract. Patients with IBD have severe abdominal cramping and diarrhea. The two most common forms of IBD are ulcerative colitis, in...

Enhancing Resilience and Adaptive Factors to Ease PTSD and Depression

Blinding retinal diseases such as diabetic retinopathy, age-related macular degeneration and glaucoma affect over 10 million people in the United States. Unfortunately, there are no cures for these conditions. When patients are diagnosed with a retinal disease, they...

Preventing Fracture by Enlisting the Immune System to Counteract Osteoporosis

Blinding retinal diseases such as diabetic retinopathy, age-related macular degeneration and glaucoma affect over 10 million people in the United States. Unfortunately, there are no cures for these conditions. When patients are diagnosed with a retinal disease, they...

Clinical Studies Center

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Board Members

FAVER’s board is comprised of individuals with unique ties to the Veteran community and all are committed to fulfilling our mission: to facilitate, encourage, and support research and
education at the Atlanta VA Medical Center and its community based outpatient clinics.