Public seminar: Macular Degeneration: What You Should Know, What You Can Do

Sponsored by the Wold Family Macular Degeneration Center at OHSU Casey Eye Institute

November 16, 2019
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
3375 S.W. Terwilliger Boulevard
Portland, Oregon 97239
Macdonald auditorium
Contact Information

45.4988997, -122.6834115

Dr. Lujan doing an eye exam on a patient

Join us for a morning of education and encouragement

Age-related macular degeneration is the leading cause of vision loss among older Americans. Experts from OHSU Casey Eye Institute will discuss research, prevention and treatment of this common eye disease; plus strategies and resources for adjusting to vision loss.

Christina Flaxel, M.D., Professor of ophthalmology and Director, Wold Family Macular Degeneration Center
Merina Thomas., M.D., Assistant professor of ophthalmology
Tara Albury, L.C.S.W., Social worker

Light refreshments will be provided.

Registration is full

To be added to a waiting list for the public seminar, please call the Wold Family Macular Degeneration Center at 503-494-3537 or email

Please note that the presentations will be video recorded and available for viewing/listening on our web page,, in late November.

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