Symposium on AMD

The next symposium is scheduled for fall of 2020

AMD Symposium 2018

Today, age-related macular degeneration (AMD) remains a leading cause of blindness in developed countries—affecting more than 15 million in the United States alone.

The Biennial Symposium on AMD brings together vision scientists and researchers from related fields to discuss the latest topics in AMD research. The goal of this symposium is to propel innovative AMD research that will ultimately eradicate this blinding disease

The event is hosted by the Harvard Ophthalmology AMD Center of Excellence and presented in partnership with the Biennial International Symposium on Ocular Regeneration.

Members of the Organizing Committee include: Patricia A. D’Amore, PhD, MBA, Co-chair; Deeba Husain, MD, Co-chair; Ivana K. Kim, MD, Co-chair; and Joan W. Miller, MD, Ex-officio.