Chicago Chapter Speaker Presentation

Panel Discussion 

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Registration: 1:30 pm
Program:  2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Alexian Brothers Medical Center
Kennedy Conference Center
800 Biesterfield Road
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

Topic: Technology, Travel & More!

Join the Chicago Chapter as we present a panel of speakers to discuss a wide range of topics including: the latest in adaptive technology and travel options for the visually impaired as well as inspirational stories about overcoming challenges. You will be able to pose questions to the speakers!

Panelists / Topics:

  • Gregg C. Pusateri, O.D., M.Div, Director of Access Technology, Spectros Institute for Low Vision / “Tablets, Smartphones and Smart Devices in Low Vision Rehabilitation”
  • Alana J. Sattler, Motivational Speaker & Ruptured Brain Aneurysm Survivor  / “It’s Going to Get Better – It WILL Get Better!”
  • Jeanne Martin, FFB Chicago Chapter Leader  / “Overcoming Isolation When Dealing with Vision Loss“
  • David Flament, M.S. Manager of Adaptive Technology Services, Second Sense / “Exploring Options for Independent Travel”

We will also be previewing our Spring 2017 Chicagoland VisionWalk!

RSVP: Mary Ann Subleski at MSubleski@FightBlindness.org
or call 866-782-7330

This Chapter Speaker Series is presented without charge and brought to you by The Chatlos Foundation Public Health Education Program of the Foundation Fighting Blindness.  Attendance is open to the public.

Date: 
Sunday, November 20, 2016 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm
City: 
Elk Grove Village, IL