Denver Chapter

Contact Info

Lindsey Blankenship, Chapter President

denver@fightingblindness.org

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On Saturday, August 1, 2020, the Foundation Fighting Blindness held a free, public educational webinar symposium providing the latest information on retinal disease research and the latest in adaptive technology and low vision services in Colorado.

Research panelists included:

  • Marc Mathias, M.D. from University of Colorado Eye Center
  • Alan E. Kimura , M.D., M.P.H, from Colorado Retina Associates
  • Dr Deanine Halliman, Director of Clinical Research & Medical Affairs from Applied Genetics Technology Corp., to discuss current human clinical trials
  • Kelsey Zegar, M.S.,C.G.C .from Informed DNA to discuss genetic testing

Adaptive technology and low vision service panelists included reprensentatives from:

  • Audio Information Network
  • Center for People with Disabilities
  • Colorado Center for the Blind
  • Colorado Department of Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Colorado Retina Associates
  • Ensight Skills Center
  • Techy Joe Computer Solutions and
  • Tides Changing Therapy

Foundation Events and Development Contact

Richard Faubion

Senior Director, Development

1663 Steele Street, Suite 1208, Denver, CO 80206

+1 (866) 782-7330