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      August 24, 2019

      Saturday   8:30 AM

      115 Hendersonville Road
      Asheville, North Carolina 28803

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      Eyes on Sight! Asheville, NC

      The Macular Degeneration Association will be hosting a FREE awareness program titled " Eyes on Sight!"  at the Doubletree Asheville-Biltmore, NC on Saturday, August 24,2019. Breaking News: Age-related macular degeneration & diabetic eye disease is reaching epidemic proportions! Learn what you can do to save your vision. Doubletree Asheville- Biltmore                                                                                                                                115 Hendersonville Rd                                                                                                                                Asheville, NC 28803 Meeting Room:Burghley~ Start time 8:30 am with check-in and buffet breakfast ~ program ends at noon. These programs have been designed for those that have or have been recently diagnosed with age-related macular degeneration. Caregivers, family members are encouraged to attend as this is a hereditary disease and the general public that would like to learn more. We also offer an in depth lecture on diabetic macular edema. This program will cover the following subjects: age-related macular degeneration (AMD), diabetic macular edema (DME) and Low vison aides.  The Macular Degeneration Association provides a supportive learning environment for people living with macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease. This half-day program offers a forum to hear from a prominent retina specialist about the latest research, and new treatments, therapies and clinical trials. At our programs you will hear from a patient ambassador about their journey with these disease’s and their successful coping strategies. We will also have a 15 minute presentation on low vision products. These products will be available at the program for you to view and try. You will also have the chance to speak with other participants to learn about their successes and failures. This program will feature Retina Specialist & Macular Degeneration Association's Medical Director,Joshua Mali M.D. who will be discussing age-related macular degeneration and diabetic macular edema.Dr. Mali practices at The Eye Associates in Sarasota, FL Register Early! ~Buffet Breakfast ProvidedSeating is Limited~ Free Parking~ Reservations requiredPlease call (855) 962-2852 to register  Macular degeneration Association is a 501 ( c) 3 non-profit.More: www.macularhope.orgSource: Macular Degeneration Association

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