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Protect Your Vision

Macular Degeneration Association

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM (EDT)

New York, NY

Protect Your Vision

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Macular Degeneration Association

 

Presents

 

"Protect Your Vision"

 

Age-Related Macular DegenerationEducational Program

 

 

Featured Speakers: Ira Price, OD and Richard Hamilton, MD

 

 

Tuesday- October 23, 2012   8:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.

 

Sheraton Brooklyn New York

228 Duffield Street 

Brooklyn, NY 11201

 

 

 

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 here, by phone toll free at 1-800-293-0985

or email danielle@maculardegenerationassociation.org

 

On Tuesday, October 23, 2012 the Macular Degeneration Association (MDA) will host an educational symposium in Brooklyn, NY at Sheraton Brooklyn New York, located at 228 Duffield Street. This 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.

 

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.

 

For more information on the upcoming symposium in Brooklyn, New York, and for information on upcoming MDA educational events contact us at: danielle@maculardegenerationassociation.org or call toll free 1-800-293-0985

Have questions about Protect Your Vision? Contact Macular Degeneration Association

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Sheraton Brooklyn New York Hotel
228 Duffield St
New York, NY 11201

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM (EDT)


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Macular Degeneration Association

The Macular Degeneration Association is a nonprofit health organization providing macular research, information and advocacy. MDA is an IRS recognized 501(c)3 organization and contributions are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.

The mission of the organization is to cure macular degeneration and to improve the lives of all people affected by the disease.

To fulfill this mission, the MDA will fund research, publish scientific findings, provide funding for education, information and other services to people with macular degeneration, their families, healthcare professionals and the public. The foundation advocates for the increase in funding for scientific research and for the rights of people with macular degeneration.

The money raised by the foundation funds research,education, information programs and advocacy and awareness efforts that will support the over 9.1 million people with macular degeneration in communities across America.

 
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