Nashville Vision Seminar

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Foundation Fighting Blindness
Presents the
Nashville Vision Seminar

WHEN:

Saturday, February 10, 2018
Registration and breakfast: 8:30 am
Program: 9am - 1pm

WHERE: 

Board of Trust Room
Vanderbilt Student Life Center
310 25th Ave. South
Nashville, TN, 37240

Register Now

Join the Foundation Fighting Blindness and our Nashville Chapter for a free half-day seminar.  Featured speakers will share the latest information on retinal disease treatments, clinical trials, research advancements, genetic testing, and more.

Seating is limited, so advance registration is requested.

A continental breakfast will be served. On-site vendors will exhibit low-vision products and services.

To RSVP please call (800) 993-8993.

If you need a sight or hearing interpreter for the event, 10 days’ advance notice is required. Please contact us, after you have registered, on or before Monday, January 29, 2018, at 410-423-0603 or MPalmer@FightBlindness.org.

For travel and parking information please visit the Vanderbilt University Student Life Center page.

SEMINAR TOPICS INCLUDE:

  • Current treatments
  • Clinical trials
  • Research advancements
  • Genetic testing
  • And more

SPEAKERS:

  • Latest News on Emerging Treatments for Retinal Diseases
    Ben ShabermanDirector, Science Communications, Foundation Fighting Blindness
  • Update on Treatment of Macular Degeneration
    Everton Arrindell, MD, Tennessee Retina
  • Genetic Testing and Therapy to Reverse Retinitis Pigmentosa
    Mark S. Shearman, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer, Applied Genetic Technologies Corporation
Questions? Call (800) 993-8993.
This Vision Seminar is presented without charge and brought to you by The Chatlos Foundation Public Health Education Program of the Foundation Fighting Blindness. The Foundation thanks our Visionary and Outreach partners for their support.

 

Outreach Silver Partners:

AGTC
Spark Therapeutics

Date: 
Saturday, February 10, 2018 - 8:30am to 1:00pm
City: 
Nashville, TN