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Saving Your Sight: Macular Degeneration Seminar – Austin, TX
September 30, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pmFree
Saving Your Sight: Macular Degeneration Seminar
The Macular Degeneration Association will be hosting a FREE awareness program in beautiful Austin, TX, on Saturday, September 30th, 2017.
Meeting Room: Dovers ~ Start time 8:30 am with check-in and buffet breakfast ~ program ends at 12:30 p.m.
These programs have been designed for those that have or have been recently diagnosed with age-related macular degeneration, caregivers, family members are encouraged to attend as this is a hereditary disease and the general public that would like to learn more. We also offer an in depth lecture on diabetic eye disorders.
This program will cover the following subjects: age-related macular degeneration (AMD), diabetic retinopathy, Ancestral diet and Genetics & AMD
The Macular Degeneration Association provides a supportive learning environment for people living with macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease.
This half-day program offers a forum to hear from a prominent doctor’s about the latest research, and new treatments, therapies, and clinical trials.
At our programs you will hear from a patient ambassador about their journey with these disease’s and their successful coping strategies.
You will also have the chance to speak with other participants to learn about their successes and failures.
This program will feature Retina Specialist, Raj Rathod, M.D. who will be discussing age-related macular degeneration news and DNA, diabetes and the Eyes.
Chris Knobbe, M.D will be talking about early age-related macular degeneration and the ancestral diet
Gerry Belgraver will be talking about Genetics & AMD
Dr. Rathod practices at the Orange County Retina in 6 different locations in CA
Register Early! ~Buffet Breakfast Provided
Seating is Limited~ Free Parking~ Reservations required
Please call (855) 962-2852 to register
Macular degeneration Association is a 501 ( c) 3 non-profit.
Source: Macular Degeneration Association
- September 30, 2017
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
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- #AREDS ll, #eye vitamins, #eyehealth, #MDA, #news, age related macular degeneration, AREDS, Awareness program, conference, diabetic eye disease, education, eye disease education, eye health, eye problems, genetic testing, Genetics, vision loss
- Doubletree by Hilton Austin
6505 N. Interstate 35
Austin, TX United States
- Macular Degeneration Association