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Your Eye Sight Matters! Macular Degeneration Awareness Program Skokie, IL
July 28 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pmFree
Your Eye Sight Matters! Macular Degeneration Seminar Skokie, IL
The Macular Degeneration Association will be returning to beautiful Skokie, IL on Saturday, July 28th, 2018. The program series is called “Your Eye Sight Matters!”.
The program will be held at the DoubleTree Chicago-Northshore Conference Center located at 9599 Skokie Blvd. Skokie, IL 60077
We will be hosting a FREE awareness program 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, 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 renowned Retina Specialist, Rajiv Rathod, MD. Dr. Rathod will be speaking about Age-Related Macular Degeneration: What’s New? and Diabetic Macular Edema and my Eyes.
Greg Hines- will be speaking about Genetic Testing & AMD.
Dr. Rathod practice’s at Orange County Retina with 6 locations in CA.
Call (855) 962-2852 to register.
We will be raffling a $25.00 gift card at the end of the program-you must be present to win. We will also have a number of cookbooks titled: Cooking with eyefoods this is a fundraiser for the association.
The Macular Degeneration Association is a 501 c 3 non-profit health organization.
Source: Macular Degeneration Association
- July 28
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
- Event Tags:
- #eyehealth, #macularhope, #MDA, #news, age related macular degeneration, Blindness, diabetes, diabetic macular edema, Diabetic Retinopathy, Distored Vision, Eye Diseases, eye health, eye problems, glaucoma, vision
- Macular Degeneration Association
- Doubletree Chicago- Northshore Conference Center
9599 Skokie Blvd.
Skokie, IL 60077 United States + Google Map