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Saving Your Sight: Macular Degeneration Seminar – Sarasota, FL
October 21 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pmFree
Saving Your Sight: Macular Degeneration Seminar
The Macular Degeneration Association will be hosting a FREE awareness program at Parkinson Place, Sarasota, FL on Saturday, October 21st, 2017.
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 AREDS & Genetics
The program starts at 8:30 a.m. with registration and breakfast and will end at 12:30 p.m.
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, Jeremiah Brown, Jr., M.D. who will be discussing age-related macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy.
Chris Knobbe, M.D. will be speaking about early age-related macular degeneration and the ancestral diet
Greg Hines will be talking about AREDS & Genetics
Dr. Brown, Jr. practices at the Brown Retina Institute in Schertz, TX
Register Early! ~Free Buffet Breakfast Provided
Seating is Limited~ Free Parking~ Reservations required
Please call (855) 962-2852 to register
- October 21
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
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- #AREDS ll, #eye vitamins, #eyehealth, #MDA, #news, age related macular degeneration, ancestral diet, AREDS, Awareness program, conference, diabetic eye disease, education, eye disease education, eye health, eye problems, genetic testing, Genetics, vision loss
- Macular Degeneration Association
- Parkinson Place Auditorium
5969 Cattleridge Blvd
Sarasota, 34232 United States + Google Map