Ocular Nutrition Society Spring 2014 Educational Symposium

Sponsored By: Ocular Nutrition Society

March 30, 2014

Jacob Javits Conference Center

New York, NY

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The Ocular Nutrition Society (ONS) continues its tradition of assembling the top researchers in nutrition science to present at their 12th educational symposium. This year, speakers from around the Northeast will converge in New York City to offer in-depth research into the role of nutrition in treating and preventing ocular disease.  The 6-hour, COPE-approved meeting will be held on March 30, 2014 at the Jacob Javits Convention Center, in conjunction with Vision Expo East. ONS members and all attendees of Vision Expo are welcome to participate in this day-long forum.


Contact

Name: Jeffrey Anshel
Email: info@ocularnutritionsociety.org
Phone: 800/383-1202; FAX: 760/931-9545

Continuing Education

Credit Hours: 6

Cost: $295.00

Speakers:
Jeffrey Blumberg, Ph D: Evidence-based Nutrition and the Problem of Proof; Randy Hammond PhD: The Role Of Lutein In Visual Function; Johanna Seddon, MD: Nutrigenetics of Eye Disease; Dorothy Hitchmoth, OD: Early Detection of Macular Degeneration-Structure and Function-Can we Prevent Vision Loss?; Elizabeth J. Johnson, Ph.D: Emerging Role for Lutein in the Brain; Michael Cooney, MD: Bringing Nutrition Knowledge To Practice