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Workshop Helps Macular Degeneration Patients

Macular Degeneration and Low Vision Expo includes reading and driving tips as well as the latest news on treatment for macular degeneration and low vision problems

WHAT: Oregon Health & Science University’s Casey Eye Institute is hosting a free event to help people understand and cope with macular degeneration and vision loss. Program highlights include:

  • New Developments in Research, Treatment and Prevention of Macular Degeneration
  • Reading, Driving and Living Well with Low Vision
  • New Ways to Read, Learn and Communicate
  • Dining with Class & Kitchen Safety

WHEN: Saturday, May 22, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

WHERE: Doubletree Hotel – Lloyd Center, 1000 N.E. Multnomah St. For directions to the event, call the Doubletree Hotel at 503-281-6111 or visit

DETAILS:  The event is free, but advance registration is requested. To register or for more information, go to or call 503-494-2244. 


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