Arizona Spring Speaker Series
Saturday, May 11th, 2019, 12:30 pm–3:00 pm
George Miller-Golf Links Branch Library
9640 East Golf Links Road
Tucson, AZ 85730
By Wednesday, May 8 to Shane Cullen at SCullen@FightingBlindness.org or call 866-782-7330.
Spring Speaker Series
New Research and Regaining Sight
Registration: 12:30 PM
Program: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
This May we will be visiting Tucson to hear about new research happening locally and from someone who’s experiencing the success of the first FDA-approved gene therapy.
Topic 1: Macular Degeneration and Ocular Albinism - The Latest in Research
Brian S. McKay, PhD, Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Vision Science, University of Arizona
Topic 2: Vision Restored
Christina Reichardt, OD, Optometrist and Mother of Luxturna Recipient, National Eye & Ear of Tucson
Please email Shane Cullen at SCullen@FightingBlindness.org to RSVP by Wednesday, May 8th.
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