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Your Eye Sight Matters! Macular Degeneration Awareness Program Tucson, AZ

October 6 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Free

Your Eye Sight Matters! Tucson, AZ

The Macular Degeneration Association will be returning to  beautiful Tucson, AZ on Saturday, October 6th, 2018. We will be hosting a FREE awareness program titled Your Eye Sight Matters!. We will be covering the following subjects: age-related macular degeneration, diabetic macular edema and genetic testing & AMD.
The program starts at 8:30 a.m. with registration and breakfast and will end at 12:00 p.m.
The Macular Degeneration Association provides a supportive learning environment for people living with macular degeneration and diabetic eye disease.
This half-day program offers a forum to hear from a prominent doctor about the latest research, new treatments, therapies, and clinical trials.
At our programs you will hear from a patient ambassador about their journey with their eye disease and their successful coping strategies.
You will also have the chance to speak with other participants to learn about their successes and failures.
Local vendors will be available to share valuable information. 
This program will feature Retina Specialist,  Joshua Mali who will be discussing Age-Related Macular Degeneration: What’s New? and Diabetic Macular Edema and my Eyes.
Gerry Belgraver will be speaking about the Genetic Testing & AMD 
Dr. Mali practices at the Eye Associates in Sarasota, FL
Register Early!    Free Breakfast Provided     Seating is Limited .
Reservations required
Please call (855) 962-2852  to register. 
There will be a $25.00 raffle at the end of the program- must be present to win.
We will also have a number of cookbooks for sale titled Cooking with eyefoods- this is a fundraiser for the association
About Macular Degeneration Association: 

One of the principal missions of the Macular Degeneration Association that distinguishes us from other Vision Organizations is our focus on patient education-Knowledge is Power! . The Macular Degeneration Association is a nonprofit health organization providing the latest research information and advocacy for patients with all visual diseases. MDA is an IRS recognized 501(c) (3) organization

Source: www.macularhope.org

Organizer

Macular Degeneration Association
Phone:
855-962-2852
Website:
www.macularhope.org

Venue

Doubletree Tucson Reid Park
445 S. Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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