Twin Cities Vision Seminar

Please join the Foundation Fighting Blindness for a FREE informative seminar on age-related macular degeneration, retinitis pigmentosa, and related diseases. Leading researchers and specialists will be presenting information on the latest research advances and current treatments for these diseases as well as valuable information on vision enhancement and rehabilitation.

Don’t miss this rare opportunity to get the latest groundbreaking information in your own backyard!

Register Now!

WHEN:

Saturday, October 29, 2016
8:00am – 12:00pm

WHERE: 

McNamara Alumni Center
University of Minnesota
200 Oak Street SE, Suite 100
Minneapolis, MN 55455

SEMINAR TOPICS INCLUDE:

  • Age-related Macular Degeneration
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa
  • Current Treatments
  • Clinical Trials
  • Research Advancements
  • Low Vision Rehabilitation

EXPERT PRESENTATIONS BY:

  • James R. Dutton, Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor, Stem Cell Institute
    University of Minnesota
    “Using Stem Cells to Prevent Blindness from Age-related Macular Degeneration"
  • Ben Shaberman
    Director, Science Communications
    Foundation Fighting Blindness
    “Latest News from the Clinical Trial Front Lines”

Local low vision organizations will be onsite to demonstrate their products and services and a complimentary continental breakfast will be provided.

For information, contact Lori Quinn at LQuinn@FightBlindness.org

Date: 
Saturday, October 29, 2016 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
City: 
Minneapolis, MN