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International Retinal Research Foundation, Inc.

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Last profile update: 01/17/2017
Last grant data update: 09/09/2017

At A Glance

International Retinal Research Foundation, Inc.

1720 University Blvd., Ste. 124

Birmingham, AL United States 35233-1816

Telephone: (205) 325-8103

URL: www.IRRFonline.org

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

EIN

721342841

BRIDGE Number

0404740441

Background

Established in 1997 in AL

Purpose and Activities

The foundation supports scientific research on the diseases of the human eye, especially its center, the macula, and peripheral retinal research that ultimately will accelerate the outcome of discovery. Specific consideration will be given to those scientists who are actively working toward discovering the causes, preventions, and cures of macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy. Limited funding is available for postdoctoral training in the area of vision research and for educational and scientific exchange.