IFA Dispelling Myths Surrounding Vision Health panel

International Federation on Ageing presents: Dispelling Myths Surrounding the Vision Health of Older People


May 28, 2019
5:00 – 5:45 pm Reception
6:00 – 7:30 pm Panel Discussion
Women’s College Hospital Auditorium, 76 Grenville St, Toronto, M5S 1B2

The International Federation on Ageing (IFA) on behalf of the Eye See You campaign and in honour of Vision Health Month, is delighted to announce Dispelling Myths Surrounding the Vision Health of Older People, a panel discussion featuring experts in Geriatrics and Vision Health taking place in Toronto, Canada on 28 May 2019.  This interdisciplinary panel discussion will promote the vision health of older people nationally by dispelling damaging myths associated with vision health.

Special Guest:
The Hon. Raymond Cho | Ontario Minister for Seniors and Accessibility

Plenary Discussion:
Arm chair conversation moderated by Ms. Laura Tamblyn Watts, Chief Public Policy Advisor, Canadian Association of Retired Persons (CARP)

- Dr. Chad Andrews, Senior Manager of Research and Education, The Foundation Fighting Blindness
- Dr. Susan J. Leat, Professor, School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of Waterloo
- Dr. Samir K. Sinha, Director of Geriatrics, Sinai Health System and University Health Network
- Dr. Jan Hux, President and CEO, Diabetes Canada

To register, click here.
When
5/28/2019