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Free Glaucoma Screening at UTHSC Hamilton Eye Institute
Who: The Friends of Congressional Glaucoma Caucus Foundation (FCGCF) in collaboration with the UT Health Science Center (UTHSC) Community Affairs Department and the UTHSC Hamilton Eye Institute.
The Friends of the Congressional Glaucoma Caucus Foundation provides diagnostic screening opportunities for high risk glaucoma populations in their home districts across the nation.
What: Free Glaucoma screenings.
The FCGCF mobile unit is equipped with the latest equipment for conducting vision and glaucoma screening. Screenings will be conducted by UTHSC eye care professionals assisted by UTHSC medical students and residents.
When: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Friday, January 19, 2007
Where Hamilton Eye Institute Parking Lot
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