On Nov. 24 – 26, 2017 in Berlin, Germany the 4th international symposium “Low vision and the brain” took place. The event went under the brand name “4r-vision” and it had a big success. 4r-vision was a unique event as it addressed the eye-brain interaction in an interdisciplinary manner. It touched the fields of ophthalmology, […]
Savir Center was exhibiting again at this year’s 115th edition of the DOG congress, which took place in Berlin from September 28th -October 1st, 2017.
“4r-vision” is an international and multidisciplinary conference that will highlight basic science, diagnostic and treatment approaches that aim to modulate nervous system structure and function through rescue, regeneration, restoration and rehabilitation. The symposium will take place from November 24-26, 2017 in Berlin.
Professor Bernhard Sabel has been appointed to the board of directors of ISLRR – International Society for Low Vision Research and Rehabilitation. The objectives of ISLRR are to stimulate scientific research in the field of low vision and in the field of rehabilitation of people with low vision and to promote the exchange of information in these fields.
As a low vision specialist and a person living with vision loss secondary to cone-rod dystrophy, I have an intimate understanding of what it is like to live with low vision and the challenges it brings as one strives to maintain their independence. With this in mind, I believe that I bring a unique perspective […]
This interesting and upbeat book is written for those with vision loss and their relatives and provides a holistic overview of low vision rehabilitation. Given Prof Sabel’s reputation in neuroplasticity and vision restoration using vision training and electrical stimulation, it is no surprise to see a relatively large proportion of the book devoted to these […]
Optic nerve neurons may be saved from death after a lesion – but for that they need to disconnect Magdeburg, Germany and Hongkong, China. May 17, 2017 – Electrical stimulation of the brain by applying current to the eye may help retinal nerve cells to survive injury. While these neurons may not be restored to […]
Newswise — Magdeburg, Germany, December 14, 2016: New Book Offers Help and Hope for People Suffering from Low Vision In Restoring Low Vision, renowned neuroscientist Bernhard Sabel explains cutting-edge science in language that patients can easily understand and provides a comprehensive look at the latest treatments for partial blindness Read more on http: www.newswise.com
In Restoring Low Vision, renowned neuroscientist Bernhard Sabel explains cutting-edge science in language that patients can easily understand and provides a comprehensive look at the latest treatments for partial blindness Magdeburg, Germany, December 14, 2016 – Becoming blind changes a person’s life on a fundamental level. Because new treatments can be slow to reach mainstream […]
Read an Artikel about the alternating current stimulation “Are Visual Field Defects Reversible? – Visual Rehabilitation with Brains” (german magazine Klinische Monatsblätter für Augenheilkunde, february 2016)