My Macular and Me Session 9.15am - 12.15pm (repeated 12.45pm - 3.45pm)

A tailored session for those newly diagnosed, friends and family. 

What to expect:

  • All the information, advice and support you need to understand and live your best life with a macular condition.
  • Hear the very latest in treatments and research.
  • Expert guidance on the latest gadgets and technology that will help to improve lives.
  • A chance to put your questions to leading experts in a live Q&A.

Join us and find out how the Macular Society can support you and your loved ones.


    9.15 / 12.45Welcome - Stephen Scowcroft, Director of Services, Macular Society.
    9.25 / 12.55The macula – a user’s guide - Aman Chandra, Southend University Hospital.
    10.00 / 1.30Visual hallucinations (CBS) – we’re here to help - Suzanne Roberts, Counselling Manager, Macular Society.
    10.35 / 2.05A word from our sponsor Vision Express.
    10.40 / 2.10Break
    10.45 / 2.15Friends in need - Peer support services, Macular Society.
    11.20 / 2.50Low tech to high tech for reading and writing - Colin Daniels, Working Age and Young People’s Service, Macular Society.
    11.45 / 15.15(am) Richard Slocock, Team GB Paraclimber.
    (pm) Peter White MBE, Broadcast Journalist.
    12.00 - 12.20 / 3.30 - 3.40Q&A Panel Session - Services Team and peer support volunteers, Macular Society.

    Our 2022 Members’ Annual General Meeting (AGM) follows the conference at 4pm.

    It's free to take part. Registrations are now open.

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