My Macular and Me Session

A tailored session for those newly diagnosed with macular disease, family members, friends and caregivers. 

We’re really looking forward to welcoming you online on Saturday 16 September, and we have a fantastic line-up for you.

Dr Ruth Hogg, Queen’s University Belfast: on how diet and nutrition affect our eye health as we age, specifically in relation to age-related macular degeneration. Dr Hogg will discuss how our diet can be used as an intervention, or supplemented to delay the progression of macular disease.

You’ll also hear from…

  • Dr Christiana Dinah, Central Middlesex Hospital: an introduction to the macula and the diseases that affect it
  • Suzanne Roberts, Counselling Manager, Macular Society: talking to your loved ones about macular disease
  • Peer support: highlighting the services and support offered by the Macular Society

The full programme with timings for each presentation will be published by September, so please check back soon for more details.