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An Update on Diabetic Retinopathy

Date: Monday, September 19, 2016
Time: 7:00 am - 8:45 am

Location: Vision Forward Association
Address: 912 N. Hawley Road, Milwaukee WI

Audience: Optometrists


Dr. Patrick Sassani, Ophthalmologist from Retina and Vitreous Consultants of Wisconsin, will present an Update on Management of Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetic Retinopathy Level. The program will include an introduction to the epidemiology of diabetic retinopathy, highlight of the microvascular, ischemic, and biochemical etiologies  of the disease entity, a discussion in regards to current treatment modalities of diabetic retinopathy and the effect of Anti-VEGF treatment on proliferative diabetic retinopathy severity.


7:00 am: Registration/Continental Breakfast

7:30 am: Patrick Sassani, MD
Update on management of diabetic retinopathy and diabetic retinopathy level

8:15 am: Heather Hinson, OD, Vision Forward Optometrist specializing in low vision
Low Vision Perspectives

This FREE presentation is designed for area Optometrists. Your attendance will provide you with .75 Continuing Education Credits.

For more information, contact: Dena Fellows, Marketing Director: or 414-615-0134

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