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Eyes on Sight! # Free awareness program
February 16 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pmFree
Eyes on Sight! The Villages, FL
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 The Villages, on Saturday, February 16th, 2019.
Meeting Room: The Greatroom ~ 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 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 & Macular Degeneration Association’s Medical Director,Joshua Mali M.D. who will be discussing age-related macular degeneration news and diabetes and the Eyes.
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
Macular degeneration Association is a 501 ( c) 3 non-profit.
Source: Macular Degeneration Association
- February 16
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
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