Foundation Fighting Blindness Pittsburgh Chapter
invites you to a presentation on:
Advances in Retinal Research
Pittsburgh VisionWalk Volunteer Organizing Meeting
Please join us on Saturday, February 9, 2008 from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM for a presentation by Tim Schoen, Director of Research Development, Foundation Fighting Blindness. Learn about cutting-edge research involving clinical trials and inherited retinal diseases.
Also learn about the VisionWalk, coming to Pittsburgh in fall 2008! Since its inception in 2006, VisionWalk has raised over $3.5 million to support the research that will find preventions, treatments and cures for retinal degenerative diseases. Find out how you can join thousands of people in this amazing event who have taken important steps toward finding a cure!
Meet other people who are affected by retinal diseases, hear about the Pittsburgh Chapter activities, and see how you can support the urgent mission of the Foundation Fighting Blindness.
Saturday, February 9, 2008
9:30 AM - Registration begins
10:00 AM - Presentation -- Q&A to follow
Centre City Tower
650 Smithfield Street, Suite 550
Pittsburgh , PA 15222
Please join us if you are interested in:
Discussing opportunities for participating in the Pittsburgh Chapter, including leadership positions.
Participating in the Inaugural Pittsburgh VisionWalk to support the urgent mission of the Foundation Fighting Blindness.
Meeting others who are affected by retinal degenerative diseases.
If you or someone you know has a retinal disease, please don't miss this meeting! There is no charge to attend this or any chapter meeting. Family and friends are welcome.
Please RSVP by contacting Becky Segal at 410-568-0131 or rsegal@...
. If you are unable to attend and would like Pittsburgh Chapter or Pittsburgh VisionWalk information, please e-mail Becky.
Please share this message with friends and family who might be interested in retinal disease research or in helping the Foundation Fighting Blindness.
We hope to see you on February 9, 2008!
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