Journal article

Abdominal Obesity and Age-related Macular Degeneration

Madeleine KM Adams, Julie A Simpson, Khin Zaw Aung, Galina A Makeyeva, Graham G Giles, Dallas R English, John Hopper, Robyn H Guymer, Paul N Baird, Liubov D Robman

American Journal of Epidemiology | OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC | Published : 2011

Grants

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


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by VicHealth; the Cancer Council Victoria (initial cohort recruitment); and the National Health and 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, John Reid Charitable Trust, Perpetual Trustees, and the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital. People support was provided through the NHMRC Practitioner Fellowship to R. H. G., Wagstaff Fellowship to L. D. R., and an NHMRC PhD. scholarship and Hugh Noel Puckle Scholarship to M. K. M. A. The Centre for Eye Research Australia (CERA) receives operational infrastructure support from the Victorian Government.