Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) Session

A tailored session for people with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) to be held on Saturday 11 September.

What to expect:

  • The latest on treatments and research.
  • Practical advice for living with macular disease.
  • A chance to put your questions to leading experts in a live Q&A.

Wherever you are, join us for expert talks on the latest in treatments and research.

Time


12.45

Welcome to session

Cecilia Bufton, Chair, Macular Society and Cathy Yelf, Chief Executive, Macular Society

1.05

Patients at the heart of macular disease research – a word from our sponsor, ORA Clinical

1.10

On the horizon: new ways to beat AMD

Professor Paulo Stanga, London Vision Clinic

1.45

Hiding in plain sight: What else can your eye scans tell us?

Dr Wen Hwa Lee, AAAMD

2.20

Break

2.25

Understanding what goes wrong inside eye cells

Professor Majlinda Lako, Newcastle University

3.00

How stem cells could beat macular disease

Professor James Bainbridge, UCL and Moorfields

3.35

What’s next?

Cecilia Bufton and Cathy Yelf

3.45

Close

Our 2021 Members’ Annual General Meeting follows the conference at 4pm.

It’s free to take part.

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