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Macular Society Professional Conference 2019 - Experts in Macular Disease

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356 Holloway Road

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The Macular Society’s latest conference Experts in Macular Disease aims to encourage those in the sector to work together in order to improve the patient experience. Patients from across the UK will be invited to share their stories and discuss the impact of living with sight loss.

The accompanying exhibition gives you the opportunity to see the latest low vision equipment and network with other sight loss organisations and charities.

Experts in Macular Disease will run from 9am to 5pm on 22 October 2019. Tickets are £45 each.

Experts in Macular Disease Agenda (subject to change)

9am: Registration, coffee and exhibition

9.50am: Welcome - Cathy Yelf, Chief Executive, Macular Society

10am: Age-related macular degeneration: updates and research - Clare Bailey, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Bristol Eye Hospital

11am: Patient panel - Seeing it through our eyes

11.45am: Patient and public involvement in the macular service - Adam Mapani, Nurse Consultant, Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

12.15pm: Lunch and exhibition

13.30pm: Light and low vision – getting the balance right - Nick Collins Director, Certified Low Vision Therapist Optima Low Vision Services Ltd

2.15pm: All about working age and young people - Colin Daniels, Working Age and Young Persons Services Manager, Macular Society

3pm: Break

3.30pm: Dry AMD - through the eyes of the patient - Professor David Crabb, City, University of London.

4.15pm: Another pair of hands: delivering great patient support when time is limited - Sarah Oakley, Head of Programmes/Hannah Keegan, Programmes Coordinator, Macular Society:

4.45pm: Summing up - Cathy Yelf, Chief Executive and Jessica Murray, Lead for Eye Care Professionals, Macular Society

5pm: Conference closes

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