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Preserve Your Sight! Sarasota, FL

November 12, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am

Free

Preserve Your Sight! Sarasota, FL

The Macular Degeneration Association is proud to announce the launch of our 2016 Awareness Program Series titled : “Preserve Your Sight”
This program is FREE.
The Macular Degeneration Association provides a supportive learning environment for people living with macular degeneration and diabetic eye diseases.
This half-day program offers a forum to hear from a prominent doctor 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.
Local vendors will be available to share valuable information.
Saturday November 12, 2016 at Parkinson Place 5969 Cattleridge Blvd., Suite 100  Sarasota, FL 34232
Starting at 8:30 a.m with registration, breakfast and will end at 11:45 am.

Guest Speaker ‘s- Renonwed Retina Specialist Jeremiah Brown,JR, MS, MD.  and Greg Hines.
Dr. Brown’s talks will center around macular degeneration and  diabetic eye disease
Mr. Hines will be speaking about :Eye Vitamins: Helpful or Harmful? 
Hear about the latest research, treatments, therapies and the genetic test.

Dr. Brown has his own practice with two locations Schertz and San Antonio, TX. Dr. Jeremiah Brown, Jr. is a board-certified ophthalmologist with more than 10 years of practice experience as a Vitreoretinal Surgeon. He founded the Brown Retina Institute in 2010 to establish a medical practice devoted to diagnosing, treating and researching diseases of the retina and vitreous as well as uveitis. Dr. Brown also holds an academic appointment as Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. Dr. Brown is President of the San Antonio Society of Ophthalmology.  
Register Early as Seating is limited. Free Breakfast.
Call (866) 9-Macula ( 855-962-2852) or (941)893-4387
About Macular Degeneration Association: 
One of the principal missions of the Macular Degeneration Association that distinguishes us from other Vision Organizations is our focus on patient education-Knowledge is Power! . The Macular Degeneration Association is a nonprofit health organization providing the latest research information and advocacy for patients with all visual diseases. MDA is an IRS recognized 501(c) (3) organization.

Details

Date:
November 12, 2016
Time:
8:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost:
Free
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Website:
www.macularhope.org

Organizer

Macular Degeneration Association
Phone:
855-962-2852
Website:
www.macularhope.org

Venue

Parkinson Place Auditorium
5969 Cattleridge Blvd
Sarasota, 34232 United States
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Phone:
941-893-4387
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