Saturday, May 4, 2013
On Saturday, May 4th, 2013 the Macular Degeneration Association (MDA)will host a unique awareness program in Seattle, WA. 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 Seattle, WA will provide attendees with a unique opportunity to interact with macular experts, local doctors, fellow patients and caregivers in an open forum.