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Virtual Event – Dr. David Gamm Presents Retinitis Pigmentosa Plus: Inherited Retinal Diseases Now and in the Future

December 3, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The McPherson Eye Research Institute and the Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired are teaming up to bring you an engaging program on retinitis pigmentosa (RP) and other inherited retinal degenerative diseases, live-streamed on Zoom from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 3, 2020.

The program will feature David Gamm, MD, PhD, professor and Emmett A. Humble Distinguished Director of the McPherson Eye Research Institute, whose stem cell lab at UW-Madison is developing potentially groundbreaking photoreceptor replacement therapies for RP and other disorders; and vision services staff from the Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired, who will discuss adaptations to living with RP and vision loss until new therapies become available. There will be plenty of time for questions from participants.

Register here today.

Details

Date:
December 3, 2020
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm