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Eyes on Sight! Skokie, IL
September 21 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pmFree
Eyes on Sight! Macular Degeneration Seminar Skokie, IL
The Macular Degeneration Association will be returning to beautiful Skokie, IL on Saturday, September 21, 2019. The program series is called“ Eyes on Sight!”.
The program will be held at the DoubleTree Chicago North Shore 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 low vision products.
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 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 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 and organizations will be available to share valuable information..
This program will feature renowned Retina Specialist, Joshua Mali, MD. Dr. Mali will be speaking about Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Diabetic Macular Edema.
Dr. Mali is the Medical Director for the Macular Degeneration Association and practices at the Eye Associates in Sarasota, FL.
Register Early! Free Breakfast Provided Seating is Limited . Reservations required
Call (855) 962-2852 to register.
We will also have a number of cookbooks titled: “Cooking with eyefoods” for sale @ $ 18.00 each- this is a fundraiser for the association.
The Macular Degeneration Association is a 501 c 3 non-profit health organization.
Source: Macular Degeneration Association
This program is sponsored by Regeneron Pharmaceuticals and supported by Alimera Sciences and Vipero.
- September 21
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
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- Doubletree Chicago- Northshore Conference Center
9599 Skokie Blvd.
Skokie, IL 60077 United States + Google Map