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Eyes on Sight! Charleston, WV
July 20, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pmFree
Breaking news: Age-related macular degeneration and diabetic eye disease are approaching epidemic proportions- learn what you can do to save your vision.
The Macular Degeneration Association will be hosting a FREE awareness program titled ” Eyes on Sight!” in Charleston, West Virginia on Saturday, July 20, 2019.
Charleston Marriott Town Center 200 Lee Street East Charleston, West Virginia 25301
Meeting Room: Salon A-C ~ Start time 8:30 am with check-in and buffet breakfast ~ program ends at noon.
These programs have been designed for those that have or have recently been diagnosed with age-related macular degeneration, caregivers and family members are encouraged to attend. This is a hereditary disease and is reaching epidemic proportions, we encourage the general public attend to learn more. We also offer an in depth lecture on diabetic macular edema.
This program will cover the following subjects: age-related macular degeneration (AMD), diabetic macular edema(DME) and Low vision aides provided by Vispero.
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 renowned Retina Specialist about the latest research, new treatments, therapies, and clinical trials.
At our programs you will hear from a patient ambassador about their journey with these disease 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 & Macular Degeneration Association’s Medical Director, Joshua Mali M.D. who will be discussing age-related macular degeneration and diabetic macular edema.
Dr. Mali practices at The Eye Associates in Sarasota, FL
Register Early! ~Buffet Breakfast Provided
Seating is Limited~ Free Parking~ Reservations required
Please call (855) 962-2852 to register
Support for these programs provided by #Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Alimera Sciences & #Vispero
Macular degeneration Association is a 501 ( c) 3 non-profit.
Read more: www.macularhope.org
Source: Macular Degeneration Association
- July 20, 2019
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
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- Macular Degeneration Association