Falls are the leading cause of fatal injury and the most common cause of nonfatal trauma-related hospital admissions among older adults according to the National Council On Aging. Vision issues contribute to falls and in recognition of this fact Catherine Cukras, M.D.,PhD, Unit Head on Clinical Investigation of Retinal Disease, National Eye Institute will provide an update on retina research outcomes including hopeful treatments to slow the progression of vision loss thus reducing the chances of a life altering fall. For complete details, please read the flyer and share with your patients, clients, colleagues & friends. Supported by: Beacon
Newspapers, Prevention of Blindness Society and hosted by the Leisure World Lions Club.