Have You Heard? 9th Annual Public Forum on Hearing and Balance
The Department of Audiology will host Have You Heard?, its 9th Annual Free Public Forum on Hearing and Hearing Loss, on Saturday, Sept. 12, from 9 a.m. to noon. This conference is for everyone interested in learning more about the ear, how to treat hearing loss, and what’s new in research. Call (617) 573-3265 to reserve your space or send an email.
Get ready to tee off on Monday, Sept. 21 for the 1st Annual Mass. Eye and Ear Golf Classic at the Weston Golf Club! The proceeds will benefit the new Centers for Surgical Care at Mass. Eye and Ear. The tournament will include 18 holes of golf on a championship course, lunch, dinner, silent and live auctions, raffle and presentation of individual and team prizes. Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information, please contact Bob Biggio at (617) 573-4076 or visit the event website. Click here to view the Save the Date card.
Join us for an Update on Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) - Current Treatments, Future Directions on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009, 9 a.m. – noon, at Mass. Eye and Ear, 243 Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114, Meltzer Auditorium, 3rd Floor.
Dr. Ivana Kim and other retina specialists and researchers will present a seminar concerning Age-Related Macular Degeneration or AMD. This disease affects millions of Americans over the age 50. Life style risk factors are similar to those for heart disease, including smoking, high cholesterol and high blood pressure. AMD robs people of their central vision and affects our ability to drive, read and recognize faces. Mass. Eye and Ear is conducting valuable research and clinical trials that will help AMD patients now and in the future. To reserve your seat, please call (617) 573-5990.
Mass. Eye and Ear has been a beacon of light and hope for patients for almost two centuries. The physicians, scientists and caregivers of Mass. Eye and Ear lead the world in developing and delivering life-changing treatments and cures for those who suffer from diseases of eyes, ears, nose, throat, head and neck. This celebration is an opportunity to shine the light on some of those powerful stories and to thank the hospital’s most generous friends for their selfless support of our mission. Join us, our honored guests, and host Tom Bergeron for an illuminating evening on Thursday, Nov. 12 at the Intercontinental Hotel Boston. Learn about sponsorship opportunities for this event here.
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