Journal article

Past physical activity and age-related macular degeneration: the Melbourne Collaborative Cohort Study

Myra B McGuinness, Amalia Karahalios, Julie A Simpson, Robyn H Guymer, Luba D Robman, Allison M Hodge, Ester Cerin, Graham G Giles, Robert P Finger

British Journal of Ophthalmology | BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2016

Grants

Awarded by National Health & Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC)


Awarded by American Health Assistance Foundation


Awarded by NHMRC Centre of Clinical Research Excellence grant


Awarded by NHMRC


Awarded by ARC Future Fellowship


Awarded by studentship courtesy of Victorian Centre for Biostatistics (NHMRC: Centre of Research Excellence grant)


Funding Acknowledgements

Cohort recruitment was funded by VicHealth and Cancer Council Victoria. Further Melbourne Collaborative Cohort Study funding: the National Health & Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC) Program Grant 209057, Capacity Building Grant 251533 and Enabling Grant 396414. The ophthalmic component was funded by the Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia; American Health Assistance Foundation (M2008-082), Jack Brockhoff Foundation, John Reid Charitable Trust, Perpetual Trustees. The Centre for Eye Research Australia is a recipient of the NHMRC Centre of Clinical Research Excellence grant (529923) and Operational Infrastructure Support from the Victorian Government. People support was provided through the NHMRC Career Development (300052) and Practitioner (529905) Fellowships to RHG. The presented analysis was supported by the Charles Viertel Charitable Foundation, the Lloyd and Kathleen Ansell Ophthalmology Foundation and the Mankiewicz-Zelkin Fellowship of the University of Melbourne to RPF. EC is supported by an ARC Future Fellowship (FT140100085). MBM is funded by an Australian Postgraduate Award and a studentship courtesy of Victorian Centre for Biostatistics (NHMRC: Centre of Research Excellence grant 1035261). This work was supported by infrastructure from the Cancer Council Victoria.