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6/21 Accessible TV

May 17, 2018

6/21 Accessible TV

Join Us June 21, 2018 At MEETH

We’ll explore the options available for audible TV guides and menus, audio describing programming, and the use of voice commands from cable providers and streaming services.

Accessibility Resources for People with Visual Impairments 

 

Presenter:

 

 

Dorrie Rush 

OphthalmicEdge.org Patients

 

WHEN:

Thursday, June 21, 2018 

3 to 4 pm

 

WHERE:

Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital 

The Great Hall

1st Floor

210 East 64 Street

(between Third and Second Ave.)

New York, NY 10065

 

Please RSVP as seating is limited:

Phone: (212) 702-7760

Online: meethaccessibility.eventbrite.com

 

Event Flyer: 

Download PDF

 

Accessible TV Handout:

Download PDF

 


Save the date for our next session:

September 20, 2018, 3 to 4 pm

Get Organized!

 

Hosted by the Department of Ophthalmology

Supported by Association for Macular Diseases, Inc. 

 

 

 


About the Author: Dorrie Rush

Dorrie Rush is the Chief Content Officer and Visual Accessibility Expert at Ophthalmic Edge Patients (OE Patients), an online resource that provides empowering education to people, everywhere, living with vision loss.

She is the former Director of the Grunwald Technology Center and Information Resource Service at Lighthouse International 2001 to 2016. Dorrie is known to have an eccentric view, which is particularly useful in compensating for her central vision loss from Stargardt Disease.

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