Seattle Chapter Meetings and Events

Chapter Presentations and Events:

Speaker Series: Talk To the Expert – Turning the Corner on Retinal Diseases

Saturday, August 8, 2015
Registration: 9:30am – 10:00 am
Presentation: 10:00am – 12:00 noon

University of Washington
South Lake Union Facility - Orin Smith Auditorium
850 Republican Street
Seattle, WA  98109

Speaker: Timothy J. Schoen, B.S., M.S., Ph.D.
Director, Constituent Communications
Foundation Fighting Blindness

Attendees will have the unique opportunity to tap into Dr. Schoen’s expertise on retinal diseases including: retinitis pigmentosa (RP), Stargardt disease, Usher syndrome, AMD and more. Dr. Schoen will discuss risk factors, prevention and treatments, as well as the latest research advances and future therapies. The discussion will be enhanced by a special guest, a Patient Ambassador who will speak about their disease from a personal perspective discussing disease progression and maintaining eye health.

RSVP to:
Katie Gade, Associate Events Manager

For those of you who were unable to attend our meetings, we look forward to seeing you at future Seattle Chapter activities! Click here or on the Highlights Tab for a synopsis of past Speaker Series Meetings.