Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Event: BSCK Eye Opening Symposium, Fayette Co Extension

October 6, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Blind Services Coalition of Kentucky (BSCK) will host the 3rd Annual Eye Opening Symposium at the Fayette County Extension for Agriculture and Natural Resources on October 6 from 9 am to 3 pm. "Topics will include glaucoma, accessibility in action, coping with vision loss at a young age, retinal treatments, macular degeneration, and coping with vision loss later in life. Speakers include Dr. Sheila Sanders, VA Medical Center; and Dr. Romulo Albuquerque, Retina Associates of Kentucky, University of Kentucky." Schedule: 9 am - Registration and Exhibits 9:30 am - Let’s Talk About Glaucoma Dr. Sheila Sanders, VA Medical Center 10:30 am - Accessibility in Action Bluegrass Council of the Blind 11:15 am – Panel: Coping with Vision Loss at a Young Age Sarah Borders & Kathy Mullen, Tess Flynn, Sam Seavey Noon - Lunch and Exhibits 12:30 pm - Retinal Treatments Dr. Romulo Albuquerque, Retina Associates of Kentucky, University of Kentucky 1:15 pm – Panel: Coping with Vision Loss Later in Life Avery Baggett, Eugene Warner 2:15 pm - NON-24 Circadian Rhythm Sleep Wake Disorder– Speaker TBA 3 pm - Visit Exhibits and Network

Details

Date:
October 6, 2016
Time:
9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Venue

Fayette County Extension Agriculture and Natural Resources
1140 Red Mile Place
Lexington, KY 40504 United States
+ Google Map