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BrightFocus Chats: Aids and Technology for Low Vision

Join us for a series of free monthly telephone discussions from BrightFocus Foundation on vision diseases such as macular degeneration.


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Aids and Technology for Low Vision

The featured speaker is Ike Presley of the American Foundation of the Blind’s National Literacy Center, who has expertise in blindness and literacy, special education, assistive technology, and low vision.

Wednesday, September 24

1-2 p.m. Eastern/10-11 a.m. Pacific


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Wednesday, October 29

1-2 p.m. Eastern/10-11 a.m. Pacific



  • BrightFocus will send you an email notification and will provide a phone call reminder one day prior to the telephone discussion. You will also receive a phone call on the day and time of the event.

  • The automated phone calls require online registration prior to September 22. After that date, you can access the telephone discussion by calling 1-877-229-8493 at 1 pm Eastern (10 am Pacific) on September 24 and using the ID code 112435.

* The asterisk indicates required information.

Please remember to provide your 10 digit area code and phone number.
Automated calls prior to the phone discussions are only available for telephone numbers in the United States and Canada.


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This program is supported in part by an educational grant from Genentech.

Last Review: 07/28/14