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Retinitis Pigmentosa (cont.)

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Where can I find out more information about retinitis pigmentosa?

The American Academy of Ophthalmology

National Association for Visually Handicapped
22 West 21st Street
New York, NY 10010
Tel: 212-889-3141
Fax: 212-727-2931
Email: staff@navh.org

NIH/National Eye Institute
Building 31 Rm 6A32
31 Center Dr MSC 2510
Bethesda, MD 20892-2510
Tel: 301-496-5248
Fax: 301-402-1065
Email: 2020@nei.nih.gov

"Retinitis Pigmentosa," National Institutes of Health, Office of Rare Diseases Research

Retinitis Pigmentosa International
PO Box 900
Woodland Hills, CA 91365
Tel: 818-992-0500
Fax: 818-992-3265
Tel: 800-344-4877
Email: info@international.org

Foundation Fighting Blindness
11435 Cronhill Drive
Owings Mills, MD 21117-2220
Tel: 410-568-0150
Fax: 410-363-2393
Tel: 800-683-5555
TDD: 800-683-5551
Email: info@blindness.org

National Association for Parents of Children With Visual Impairments (NAPVI)
PO Box 317
Watertown, MA 02472
Tel: 617-972-7441
Fax: 617-972-7444
Tel: 800-562-6265
Email: napvi@perkins.org

American Foundation for the Blind
11 Penn Plaza Suite 300
New York, NY 10001
Tel: 212-502-7600
Fax: 212-502-7777
Tel: 800-232-5463
TDD: 212-502-7662
Email: afbinfo@afb.org

Council of Families Wth Visual Impairment
1155 15th St. NW, Suite 1004
Washington, DC 20005
Tel: 202-465-5081
Fax: 202-465-5085
Email: info@acb.org

American Printing House for the Blind
1839 Frankfort Avenue
PO Box 6085
Louisville, KY 40206-0085
Tel: 502-895-2405
Fax: 502-899-2274
Tel: 800-223-1839
Email: info@aph.org

Recording for the Blind, Inc.
545 Fifth Avenue Suite 1005
New York, NY 10017
Tel: 800-221-4792

MUMS (Mothers United for Moral Support, Inc.) National Parent-to-Parent Network
150 Custer Court
Green Bay, WI 54301-1243
Tel: 920-336-5333
Fax: 920-339-0995
Tel: 877-336-5333
Email: mums@netnet.net

Foundation Fighting Blindness (Canada)
60 St. Clair Ave East Suite 703
Toronto, Ontario, M4T 1N5
Canada
Tel: 416-360-4200
Fax: 416-360-0060
Tel: 800-461-3331
Email: info@ffb.ca

Retina International
Ausstellungsstrasse 36
CH-8005
Zürich, Switzerland
Tel: 0-44-444-10-77
Fax: 0-44-444-10-70
Email: c.fasser@e-link.ch

Medically reviewed by William Baer, MD; Board Certified Ophthalmology

REFERENCE:

American Academy of Ophthalmology. "Section 12: Retina and Vitreous." 2010-2011 Basic and Clinical Science Course. San Francisco: American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2010. 228-236.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 1/10/2014

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