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December 8th, 2013


Sunday December 8, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM EST
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Event registration begins at 8:15 AM


New England School of Optometry
424 Beacon St.
Boston, MA 02115

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Lauren Navarro
New England College of Optometry


December 8th, 2013

Hear from the experts, who will discuss some of the effects of higher cognitive dysfunction caused by diseases that primarily affect older adults. Since the vascular component plays such an important role in the healthy aging process, you will learn about cognitive aging, the retinal findings that might guide our treatment and management of patients at risk, and the specific diseases of the retina that are prevalent in the older population.

  •  Cognitive Aging, Vascular Risk and the Brain2 hours

William Milberg, PhD - VA RR & D Center of Excellence

  •  Retinal Vascular Changes and Dementia 1 hour 

Nyssa Connell, OD, MS

  • The Aging Retina - 2 hours

Vasiliki Poulaki, MD, PhD.