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Save Your Vision! Macular Degeneration Awareness Program

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On Saturday, December 7th, 2013 the Macular Degeneration Association(MDA)will host a unique awareness program in Ft. Myer,FL. The event is designed to give an overview of age-related macular degeneration(AMD), including the progression of the disease and the dangers of vision loss as a result. The symposium will also cover precautionary methods that may delay the onset of AMD and reduce retinal damage. Event attendees will learn the latest treatment advances evolving in the macular field. In addition you will hear from a patient that has macular degeneration, their journey and tips on handling this disease. Exhibitors and featured event speakers will offer participants many opportunities to learn about the latest advances in macular degeneration research, precautionary methods,medications, treatments, and low vision therapies. MDA’s awareness program in Ft. Myers will provide attendees with a unique opportunity to interact with macular experts, local doctors, fellow patients and caregivers in an open forum. Registration starts at 8:00 am with Exhibitions. The lectures will begin promptly at 8:30 am. Mid morning refreshments will be provided. At the end of the program you will be able to participate in question and answer session. Seating is limited: Registration is FREE but required. Register by phone toll free at 1-800-253-0985, by email danielle@maculardegenerationassociation.org or you can register here

Occurs once: Dec 7, 2013 (8:00 AM to 12:00 PM)
Contact Name: Angela Hoffheimer
Location:

Crowne Plaza
13051 Bell Tower Dr. , Ft. Myers, FL 33907

Ticket Price: 0.00
Ticketing Phone: 1-800-253-0985
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