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Accessibility Resources for People with Visual Impairments

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Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital

210 East 64th Street

Great Hall, Main Level

New York, NY 10065

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Accessibility Resources for People with Visual Impairments

This popular series focuses on the latest developments in accessible technology for vision. Join us for a conversation about the expanding availability of audio descriptive technology, a review of the latest electronic glasses, and an update on the best in accessibility apps.

September 20, 2018

Audio Description

Now available on-demand for Broadway shows, museum tours, at the movies, on TV and much more. We’ll talk about how this visual voice fills in the missing detail, vividly.


October 18, 2018

Electronic Glasses

Let’s take a closer look at wearable assistive devices, including IrisVision, Orcam, Jordy, eSight and Aria, designed to help you see, read, work and navigate with vision loss.

November 15, 2018

App Happy

The apps we love continue to improve and empower us to function better every day. We’ll tell you what’s new in our favorite apps and what’s coming up. And you’ll tell us what apps are changing your life!


Light refreshments will be served.

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For further information please call MEETH at (212) 702-7760 or email Michelle at mvalerio3@northwell.edu with questions.

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Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital

210 East 64th Street

Great Hall, Main Level

New York, NY 10065

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