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Vision Matters 2020! Austin, TX

March 28 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Free

Vision Matters 2020! Macular Degeneration Conference Austin, TX

The Macular Degeneration Association will be hosting an FREE awareness program in beautiful Austin, TX on Saturday, March 28th, 2020.

The program series is called“ Vision Matters 2020!”.  This program will be held at the: Doubletree Austin  6505 N Interstate Hwy 35 Austin, TX 78752

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. This half-day program offers a forum to hear from a prominent retina specialist about the latest research, new treatments, therapies, and clinical trials.

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 low vision equipment by Vispero. We develop and deliver innovative solutions that enable blind and low vision individuals to reach their full potential – to gain an education, obtain employment, succeed in professional careers, and live independently throughout their lives.

This program will feature renowned Retina Specialist, Joshua Mali MD. Dr. Mali will be speaking about: All About Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Eye Disease: What You Should Know and  New Treatments & Research.

Dr. Mali is the Medical Director for the Macular Degeneration Association.  Dr. Mali practices at The Eye Associates in Sarasota, FL.

We will also have handouts to help those in their quest to have a better understanding of their eye condition.  Look to Your Future booklets:  Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) and You, Diabetic Eye Disease and You and My Home in Sight Kit.

Register Early!    Free Breakfast Provided     Seating is Limited .  Reservations required

Call (855) 962-2852 to register.

The Macular Degeneration Association is proud to endorse the latest cookbook in the eye food series titled: “The Complete EYE HEALTH & NUTRITION GUIDE” for sale @ $ 25.00 each- this is a fundraiser for the association.

Macular Degeneration Association is now endorsing a new AREDS 2 Vitamin designed by Retina Specialist called “Focus Eye Supplements”- Learn more at this program.

The Macular Degeneration Association is a 501 c 3 non-profit health organization.

Source: Macular Degeneration Association

www.macularhope.org

This program is sponsored by Regeneron, Novartis and supported by Vispero

Organizer

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

Venue

Doubletree by Hilton Austin
6505 N. Interstate 35
Austin, TX United States
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