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An update on Macular Degeneration

Date: Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Time: 7:30 am - 9:00 am

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

Audience: For Optometrists

Details:

Join us for a special slide presentation on the leading cause of central vision impairment in Americans age 50 and older—Macular Degeneration. Senior partner at Eye Care Specialists, Mark Freedman, MD, will review the risk factors, symptoms and preventive measures (including nutritional supplements) for this disease. He will also explain how in-office, anti-VEGF injection treatments have proven successful in stabilizing (and sometimes even improving) vision.  Don’t miss the opportunity to learn, ask questions and collect free community education materials to help your patients see life to the fullest.

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

Continuing Education
Credit Hours: .75 hrs
Cost: No charge to attend, continental breakfast and beverages provided

Presentations:

7:30 am: Registration
7:45 am: Mark Freedman, MD 2017 Age Related Macular Degeneration Update
8:30 am: Heather Hinson, OD, Vision Forward Optometrist specializing in low vision Low Vision Perspectives

 

For more information, contact: Dena Fellows, Marketing Director Email: dfellows@vision-forward.org Phone: 414-615-0134 Please register by Friday, June 2, 2017

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