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LoLo Ft. Phlegmatic Dogs
Event on 2018-08-17 21:00:00
Phegmatic Dogs

Aug 17 | The Nines

2911 Main St. Dallas TX

21+

Free With RSVP

at PRIME
511 E 6th St
Dallas, United States

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MEGA EMPACT
Event on 2018-06-30 11:00:00
Mega EMPACT   is a community outreach event. The purpose of Mega EMPACT is to empower and entertain attendees and to provide access to community resources that empower, mobilize, position, activate, commit and train citizens, and the community as a whole. The Mega EMPACT concept was inspired by MegaFest. which was founded by Megachurch pastor Bishop T.D. Jakes, pastor of the Potters House of Dallas. Likewise, Mega EMPACT is a collaboration of EMPACT International events that have been merged into one main event in an effort to provide the most memorable experience possible to event goers. Mega EMPACT is in no way affiliated with the MegaFest event, which is held annually in Dallas, TX. Support from the business, and political communities, along with key sponsors help us reach larger audiences and offer quality programs, resources and entertainment for the attendees, this is why working with community partners is so important to the success of the Mega EMPACT event. We understand that the only way to have a Mega EMPACT on our community is that we put our differences aside and come together as a community. The initials of Mega EMPACT are "ME". This should not be mistaken as a self-focused acronym but rather as a charge for personal commitment to working to improve the lives of our community as a whole and not just the neighborhoods we live in.  "ME" requires us to personally take responsibility, and action on a personal and corporate level for the overall welfare of the local and global community and to commit to coming together with our fellow community members to make a Mega EMPACT. This event is rapidly becoming a highly anticipated event and seeks to become a signature part of the Fayetteville-Cumberland County event landscape.    Everyone can experience Mega EMPACT regardless of disability, creed, nationality, or ethnicity.

at Festival Park
335 Ray Avenue
Fayetteville, United States

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SMALL BUSINESS EXPO 2018 – LOS ANGELES
Event on 2018-10-18 00:00:00

Entrepreneurs, startups, decision-makers, anyone who works for a small business or is interested in starting a small business should attend Small Business Expo. Our Expo is a FREE one-day event for businesses to network, build new relationships, exchange ideas, shop for new vendors and attend cutting-edge workshops and presentations.

Come and learn how to start and/or grow your own business from industry-leading speakers and companies at our 25+ free workshops and presentations. These seminars are focused on a wide range of industries and topics, such as SEO, social media marketing, marketing on a budget, finance, business planning, legal tips, raising capital, credit management, and more. Stop by our huge exhibitor hall with products/services dedicated to small business owners that can help your business grow (products such as merchant services, payroll, phone systems, SEO companies, marketing companies, health and liability insurance, email marketing solutions, CRM and more!). Get Dotted® on your way in and showcase the industry you work in. Be part of five Speed Networking sessions that take place throughout the day to meet and exchange business cards with numerous other attendees and cultivate new lifelong business relationships. Save all of your new connections digitally on your smartphone with our Lead Scanner App and never worry about losing a business card again. Take a break from your busy day at our new Meet and Greet Lounge, Think Tank, Happy Hour Open Bar or Coffee Break. It's FREE TO ATTEND (some of our premium options are available for an additional fee)!

In 2018, we are in 15 major cities throughout the United States: Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Philadelphia, Phoenix, San Diego, San Francisco and Washington D.C.

If you're interested in being a Sponsor or Exhibitor at one of our Small Business Expo events, please call us at 212.404.2345 or visit our website www.thesmallbusinessexpo.com.

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at Postal code 90079, United States

Los Angeles, United States

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Teresa Iervolino | Michele D’Elia
Event on 2018-08-18 19:00:00
PIÙ D'ESSER FEMMINA A ME NON PAR…Mezzosoprano Teresa IervolinoPianoforte Michele D'EliaArie da opere di Giuseppe Mosca, Gioachino Rossini, Georg Friedrich HändelQuesto concerto nasce grazie alle ricerche musicologiche di Giovanni Andrea Sechi e alla curiosità di Teresa Iervolino per le grandi parti en travesti del repertorio rossiniano e belcantista. Il titolo prende spunto dalla citazione di un verso dell'aria "Mentre guardo, oh Dio, me stessa", tratta dall'opera Le bestie in uomini di Giuseppe Mosca che andò in scena alla Scala nel 1812, protagonista la fiorentina Marietta Marcolini, la prima grande musa di Rossini, colei che suscitò nel Pesarese la predilezione per la voce del contralto. In seguito tante altre primedonne ispirarono a Rossini personaggi come Tancredi, Malcom nella Donna del lago, Falliero in Bianca e Falliero, Calbo nel Maometto II, Arsace nella Semiramide: tutti condottieri che dall'ambiguità del travestimento e dal colore ambrato della vocalità traggono forza per essere di volta in volta figli, amanti e sposi. Era evidente nel Pesarese la nostalgia per gli evirati cantori, i mitici castrati che nel Settecento avevano fatto delirare i pubblici di tutta l'Europa, il cui incanto veniva adesso ricreato dal contralto en travesti. Dall'altra parte – tema ugualmente affascinante – la crisi d'identità delle interpreti, costrette a negare la propria femminilità nelle corazze dei guerrieri e contemporaneamente ad esprimere con un canto dolcissimo e suadente i loro sentimenti amorosi, rivolgendosi però ad altre primedonne. Sfugge a questo dramma interiore Giovanna d'Arco, protagonista di una meravigliosa cantata per voce e pianoforte che Rossini compose nel 1832.A presentarci questa entusiasmante galleria di personaggi è il mezzosoprano Teresa Iervolino, che torna così al Festival dopo le sue applauditissime apparizioni nelle prime due edizioni di Solo Belcanto. Al pianoforte Michele D’Elia, che – come lo scorso anno – raddoppia la sua presenza al Festival.

at Teatro della Grancia
Via Umberto I, 8
Montisi, Italy

FMDallas

18th International Conference on Glaucoma & Retinal Diseases (CSE) S
Event on 2018-09-24 08:00:00
18th International Conference on Glaucoma & Retinal Diseases  About Conference Conference series LLC Ltd  Sorts out 300+ gatherings, 500+ workshops and 200+ symposiums on Clinical, Medication, Pharma and Science and Innovation consistently crosswise over USA, Europe, Asia, Central East, Australia and UK with support from 1000 more logical social orders and Distributes 700 open get to diaries which contains more than 30000 prominent identities, reputed researchers as article board individuals. Conference series LLC Ltd invites all participants across the world to join the 18th International Conference on Glaucoma & Retinal Diseases Conference which is going to be held during September 24-25, 2017 at Dallas, USA following the theme of “Clinical Glaucoma and Ophthalmic Research”. The conference will concentrate on latest and exciting innovations in field of Ophthalmology, Optometry and Glaucoma. This conference highlights on the areas of treating glaucoma, diagnostics and recent technologies towards glaucoma treatment and prevention. Glaucoma and Retinal Disease 2018 also acts as a platform to exchange information, new interventions and technologies that strengthen the collaboration among Ophthalmologists, Optometrists, Researchers, Associate Professors, and Scholars from both academia and ophthalmic Institutes along with the industrial professionals from biomedical companies and healthcare sectors. Glaucoma is the real reason for visual deficiency around the world. With broad research being done for early conclusion and treatment of glaucoma can minimize and avoid optic nerve harm, accordingly restricting or forestalling vision misfortune. With the progressions in innovation, treatment is exceedingly viable, however harm brought on by this ailment can't generally be switched – early location is a key component to avert vision misfortune. This three day occasion incorporate the real sessions Sessions / Tracks Track 1: Retinal detachment: Retinal partition is a turmoil of the eye in which the retina detaches from the layer underneath. Signs consolidate an extension in the amount of floaters, flashes of light, and exacerbating of the outer bit of the visual field. This may be delineated as a window trimming over bit of the field of vision. In around 7% of cases the two eyes are affected. Without treatment enduring loss of vision may happen. The part most commonly incorporates a break in the retina that at that point empowers the fluid in the eye to get behind the retina. A break in the retina can occur from a back vitreous division, harm to the eye, or disturbance of the eye. Other peril segments fuse being reckless and past waterfall surgery. Retinal partitions furthermore now and again occur due to a choroidal tumor. Conclusion is by either looking back of the eye with an ophthalmoscope or by ultrasound. In those with a retinal tear, tries to suspect it transforming into a detachment consolidate cryotherapy using a chilly test or photocoagulation using a laser. Treatment of retinal division should be finished in a favorable way. This may fuse scleral catching where silicone is sutured to the outside of the eye, pneumatic retinopexy where gas is injected into the eye, or vitrectomy where the vitreous is most of the way ousted and supplanted with either gas or oil. Exudative detachment Diagnosis and treatment Photo coagulation Pneumatic retinopathy Vitrectomy Surgical Treatment of Retinal Detachment Post-Gonin Era Scleral Buckling Intraocular Tamponade Vitreous Surgery Diabetic Retinopathy Track 2: Glaucoma and its Causes: Glaucoma is a confused ailment in which harm to the optic nerve prompts dynamic, irreversible vision misfortune. Glaucoma is the second driving reason for visual impairment. Glaucoma is an illness of the eye in which liquid weight inside the eye rises – if left untreated the patient may lose vision, and even end up plainly visually impaired. The sickness for the most part influences the two eyes, albeit one may have more serious signs and indications than the other. There is a little space in the front of the eye called the "foremost chamber". Clear fluid streams all through the foremost chamber, this liquid sustains and washes adjacent tissues. In the event that a patient has glaucoma,the liquid does not deplete legitimately – it empties too gradually – from the eye. This prompts liquid develop, and weight inside the eye rises. Unless this weight is cut down and controlled, the optic nerve and different parts of the eye may end up plainly harmed, prompting loss of vision.There are two principle sorts of glaucoma, open edge and shut point (edge conclusion) glaucoma. The liquid in the eye courses through a range between the iris and cornea, where it escapes by means of the trabecular meshwork – "edge" alludes to this zone. The trabecular meshwork is made of sponky tissue lined by trabeculocytes. Liquid channels into s set of tubes, known as Schlemm's trench, from which they stream into the blood framework. It is a condition that causes damage to eye’s optic nerve which could cause loss of vision permanently. One of the major reasons of Glaucoma is due to the high intraocular pressure damaging the optic nerve which sends images to the brain. Glaucoma can affect both the eyes, but the extent of damage on each eye can be different. Primary and Secondary Glaucoma Open angle glaucoma Closed angle glaucoma Diagnosis and Treatment Retinopathy at prematurity Abnormal vision development Genetic disorders Pediatric cataracts Track 3: Retina Disorders during Glaucoma: The cornea and point of convergence focus light onto the retina, the clear, light-sensitive structure at the back of the eye. The central zone of the retina, called the macula, contains a high thickness of shading delicate photoreceptor (light-recognizing) cells. These telephones, called cones, make the most sharpened visual pictures and are responsible for central and shading vision. The periphery zone of the retina, which envelops the macula, contains photoreceptor cells called bars, which respond to bring down light levels yet are not shading sensitive. The bars are responsible for periphery vision and night vision. The optic nerve passes on signals made by the photoreceptors (cones and bars). Each photoreceptor is joined to the optic nerve by an unobtrusive nerve branch. The optic nerve is related with nerve cells that pass on signs to the vision point of convergence of the cerebrum, where they are deciphered as visual pictures. Retinal Vein Impediment Diabetic macular edema Retina vein impediment Retinal Separation Pigmentary glaucoma Steroid induced glaucoma Inflammatory glaucoma Congenital and obtained Track 4: Refractive Errors and Disorders: Here Uncorrected visual perception and Corrected visual sharpness, Both uncorrected visual sharpness and balanced visual astuteness give information how far isolated two things must be for the eye to consider them to be unmistakable articles (slightest utmost assurance). For the eye to see two inquiries as unmistakable, no short of what one unstimulated cone must lie between two engaged cones on the retina. The cone thickness is most noticeable in the point of convergence of the retina and central visual insight is generally astonishing. There the cones are isolated only 2.5 µm isolated. This interval increases toward the edge of the retina, and both uncorrected visual insight and overhauled visual sharpness reduce as requirements are. Cone partitioning and physical effects, for instance, diffraction and optical variations from the norm limit the ordinary slightest edge assurance, the base visual point to one snapshot of roundabout portion (the individual most outrageous regard is around 30 seconds of bend). One snapshot of round portion is 1/60 of a degree or about 0.004 mm, which is genuinely more than the width of a cone. This identifies with the best settling vitality of the retina Diagnosis and treatment Causes of refractive errors Presbyopia Astigmatism Hypermetropia Myopia Correction of Refractive Errors Track 5: Retina and Retinal Diseases: The Retina is a slight layer of tissue inside back mass of your eye. It contains an expansive number of light-sensitive cells and other nerve cells that get and make visual information. Your retina sends this information to your cerebrum through your optic nerve, engaging you to see. Retinal degenerative issue, for instance, Age-related macular degeneration and partially blind macular degeneration affecting energetic and old from various social orders, races and ethnicities. The central zone of the retina contains a high thickness of shading sensitive photoreceptor cells called cones which are accountable for shading vision and therefore any deformation and adjustment in the central domain of the retina will provoke Color vision flaws. On the other hand diseases like Diabetic retinopathy and Retinal tumors can moreover be accountable for the enduring vision hardship if it isn't dealt with on time. For the most part, retinal disease has had a low need in evasion of visual inadequacy programs in making countries. There are a couple of purposes behind this. Right off the bat, it was suspected that retinal ailment was a noteworthy purpose behind visual insufficiency in the making scene; additionally, that the delayed  Consequences of treating retinal infirmity did not legitimize the effort and cost included; and, thirdly, that the rigging required was excessively costly and sensitive for use in a making country condition. Finally, there is a nonappearance of skilled staff with sub-strong point getting ready in retinal ailment. John Hopkins School of Medicine, UCSF School of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine and Mayo Medical School are the principle association's accomplices with ophthalmology. Retinoblastoma Cone-Rod Dystrophy Hemoglobinopathy Retinopathy Choroidal Neovascularization Myopic macular degeneration Retinal artery occlusion Retinal vein occlusion Retinopathy of Prematurity Ophthalmologic Approach Myopic macular degeneration Track 6: Ophthalmology: Ophthalmology is the branch of medication that game plans with the life structures, physiology and diseases of the eyeball and circle. An ophthalmologist is a specialist in remedial and surgical eye issues. their capabilities consolidate a M.D. or, of course D.O. degree in pharmaceutical, trailed by an additional four years of residency. Additional planning may be searched for through a collaboration in a particular strong point of eye pathology. Ophthalmologists are allowed to remedially treat eye sickness, realize laser treatment, and perform incisional surgery when supported. The instruct applies to each and every animal eye, paying little mind to whether human or not, since the preparation and systems are exceptionally tantamount with respect to contamination shapes, while differentiates in life structures or disorder regularity, regardless of whether unpretentious or impressive, may isolate the two. Retinal Vascular Disease Episclera and Lens Eyelids Dry Eye Disorders Ocular and imaging Techniques Plastic surgery Ocular Refraction Track 7: Medical Therapy of Glaucoma: The vast majority of glaucoma is treated with eye drops, and successful glaucoma management requires a comprehensive understanding of topical ocular therapy. The conjunctival cul-de-sac is a unique pharmacokinetic environment and provides many challenges to effective topical therapy. The principles reviewed here can be applied to subsequent chapters dealing with each specific drug class. In selecting the optimal medication, practitioners should consider the properties of drugs (e.g., potency and efficacy), and the optimal dosing formulation (e.g., solution, suspension, gel). The physician should also confirm that the patient receives education about the proper instillation of medications, and the importance of adhering to the prescribed regimen. Finally, with continuing changes in health care management and pharmaceutical developments, issues of generic versus branded medication are having an increasing impact on chronic, topical glaucoma therapy. Ocular Medications Adrenergic Agonists Adrenergic Antagonists Cholinergic Agents Prostaglandin Analogs Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitors Hyperosmotic Agents Neuroprotection Track 8: Laser and Surgical Therapy of Glaucoma: Doctors treating glaucoma surgically with lasers advantage on the off chance that they see a portion of the properties of obvious, close noticeable, and undetectable laser radiation in a vacuum, in air, and, particularly, in tissue Hold your hand almost a gleaming iron poker and you will feel the warmth. This is your substantial sign of brilliant transportation of vitality from the metal, through the air, to your hand. Warming the iron iotas in the poker in a shoot caused the external shell electrons of the molecules to bounce to a higher-vitality circle. After the poker was expelled from the fire, some of these electrons began tumbling to their resting circles, discharging the put away vitality as electromagnetic radiation parcels, called photons. Photons go every which way from their birthplace. They have both particlelike and wave-like vitality properties, which represent retention and refraction of radiation, separately. Filtration surgery is demonstrated when restorative administration neglects to give satisfactory control of intraocular weight (IOP). In late decades, trabeculectomy, which includes evacuation of a piece of limbal tissue underneath a scleral fold, has increased wide acknowledgment as a viable weight bringing down system that limits the complexities normal to the prior full-thickness procedures. The later expansion of antimetabolites has fundamentally enhanced the accomplishment of trabeculectomy in patients at high hazard for surgical disappointment, and has likewise enhanced our capacity to give maximal weight bringing down. Cautious consideration regarding preoperative planning of the patient, intraoperative strides of the strategy, and postoperative administration are for the most part basic to accomplishing the objective of critical IOP diminishment with insignificant entanglements Radiation as a form of energy Laser sources of radiation Focusing and defocusing Light delivery from the laser to the target tissue Energy, power, and duration Filtration Surgery Cataract Surgery and Glaucoma Aqueous Shunts Ocular Hypotony Track 9: Dry eye: Dry eye infection and bolstered inside a thorough order system. Another meaning of dry eye was created to reflect ebb and flow comprehension of the infection, and the board of trustees suggested a three-section characterization framework. The initial segment is etiopathogenic and outlines the various reasons for dry eye. The second is unthinking and indicates how each reason for dry eye may act through a typical pathway. It is focused on that any type of dry eye can collaborate with and fuel different types of dry eye, as a component of an endless loop. At last, a plan is displayed, in light of the seriousness of the dry eye sickness, which is required to give a normal premise to treatment. Word related elements may bring about a moderate flicker rate, speaking to a hazard for dry eye in those working with video show terminals. Different exercises related with diminished flickering and an expansion in palpable width, incorporating that related with up gaze, have been accounted for to convey a hazard for the improvement of dry eye indications. Dry eye disorder alludes to a gathering of scatters of the tear film that are because of lessened tear creation or unreasonable tear dissipation related with visual distress or potentially visual indications and conceivable illness of the surface. Aqueous-de cient Evaporative Classification of Dry eye Syndrome Obstruction of the Lacrimal Gland Ducts Jorgen Syndrome Dry Eye Diagnostic Criteria Causes of Dry Eyes Clinical Types of Dry Eye Tear Reflex Hyposecretion Prevalence and Risk Factors The Causative Mechanisms of Dry Eye Symptoms in Dry Eye Care process of dry Eye Syndrome Track 10: Retina and Retinal Disorders: Many eye ailments have no early side effects. They might be easy, and you may see no adjustment in your vision until the malady has turned out to be very best in class. The absolute most ideal approach to secure your vision is through standard expert eye examinations. Obviously, between examinations, in the event that you see an adjustment in your vision – or you think your eye might be harmed in any capacity – contact your eye mind proficient quickly and eye infections have no early symptoms. They may be easy, and you may see no alteration in your vision until the contamination has ended up being absolute best in class. Without a doubt the best way to deal with secure your vision is through standard master eye examinations. Clearly, between examinations, if you see an alteration in your vision – or you think your eye may be hurt in any way – contact your eye mind capable instantly. Clinical Research on Retina Diabetic Macular Oedema Age-Related Macular Degeneration Retina Disorders during Glaucoma Acquired Retinal Issue Cornea and Ocular Surface Diseases Retina Vein Impediment Track 11: Cataract: Waterfalls are an exceptionally normal eye condition. As you get more established the focal point inside your eye bit by bit changes and turns out to be less straightforward (clear). A focal point that has turned dim, or shady, is said to have a waterfall. After some time a waterfall can deteriorate, progressively making your vision mistier. A direct operation can as a rule expel your cloudy focal point and supplant it with a counterfeit focal point to empower you to see all the more unmistakably once more. This guide is about waterfalls in grown-ups. A few youngsters create waterfalls, called inherent waterfalls, before or soon after birth however these are generally managed contrastingly to waterfalls in grown-ups. Diabetes Trauma Medications, such as steroids Eye surgery for other eye conditions Other eye conditions Symptoms Treatment Pre-surgery Removing cataracts Track 12: Conjunctiva: The conjunctiva is a thin vascular mucous layer that typically of glossy appearance. It shapes the conjunctiva sac together with the surface of the cornea. The bulbar conjunctiva is approximately joined to the sclera and is all the more firmly connected to the limbs of the cornea. There the conjunctiva epithelium wires with the corneal epithelium. The palpable conjunctiva lines the inward surface of the eyelid and is solidly appended to the bone structure. The free palpable conjunctiva frames an overlay in the conjunctiva fornix, where it joins the bulbar conjunctiva. A half-moon molded crease of mucous film, the plica semilunar is, is situated in the average corner of the palpable gap. This outskirts on the lacrimal caruncle, which contains hairs and sebaceous organs. Conjunctival Degeneration and Aging Changes Conjunctivitis Tumors Conjunctival Deposits Symptoms Track 13: Colour and Night blindness: Coloration blindness is a condition where there's a issue or incapability in distinguishing hues. It happens due to fault in the development if 3 units of colour sensing cone cells in the attention. Majority of color blind humans cannot distinguish among green and pink. Exclusive sunglasses of color may additionally appearance similar. It is greater not unusual in men than in ladies. It is a genetic sickness and girls are on the whole the service and guys are maximum likely to inherit. Night blindness additionally referred to as Nyctalopia ios a form of imaginative and prescient impairment. People with night blindness have negative imaginative and prescient at night or in dimly lit environments. it could arise because of nearsightedness, cataracts, retinitis pigmentosa and so forth. In uncommon instances it occurs because of nutrition a deficiency. Genetics Other causes Total color blindness Deuteranomaly Protanomaly Deuteranopia Protanopia Epidemiology Track 14: Diabetic Retinopathy: Diabetic Retinopathy, additionally referred to as diabetic eye disorder, is whilst damage happens to the retina due to diabetes. It could finally lead to blindness. It is an ocular manifestation of diabetes, a systemic sickness, which impacts as much as 80 percentages of all patients who've had diabetes for 10 years or extra. Diabetic eye ailment may additionally encompass: •           Diabetic retinopathy—damage to the blood vessels inside the retina. •           Cataract—clouding of the eye’s lens. Cataracts expand at an in advance age in humans with diabetes. •           Glaucoma—increases in fluid strain internal the eye that results in optic nerve damage and loss of vision. A person with diabetes is sort of twice as possibly to get glaucoma as other adults. Risk factors Laser photocoagulation Intravitreal anti-VEGF Stem cell therapy Pathogenesis Diagnosis Track 15: Lazy Eye and Pediatric Glaucoma: Lazy Eye, also referred to as amblyopia happens whilst one eye develops poorly. Vision is vulnerable in that eye and it actions slowly. The use of corrective glasses or touch lenses may correct it. it can occur in toddlers, youngsters and adults Pediatric glaucoma is hereditary. Approximately 10% of primary congenital/childish glaucoma instances are inherited. Current research has identified unique gene mutations linked to this disease; genetic checking out and counseling for affected households is to be had. Inside the future, there can be genetic treatments to be had. Causes Amblyopia Cornea Lens Retina Track 16: Glaucoma Screening and Intraocular Pressure: There are several checks that could assist in prognosis of glaucoma. they may be Tonometry, measuring intra ocular stress, check of optic nerve damage, visual view take a look at, and visual acuity and measuring cornea thickness. There are 3 kinds of tonometer’s they're air puff or noncontact tonometer, application tonometer and digital indentation method. It’s far the fluid strain gift internal the eye. With the aid of two figuring out the amount of fluid in the eye the physician is capable of decide if the affected person is at a hazard of glaucoma. The method used to determine intraocular strain is Tonometry. The units for the size of fluid are Millimeters of Mercury (mmHg). Disease Risk Factors Epidemiology Eye-Sight and Vision: An Overview Screening Track 17: Glaucoma Diabetes and Diamox Glaucoma: The membrane can be a cluster of specialized cells that convert mild-weight as it enters although the lens into pictures. The eye nerve or optic tract transmits visible info to the mind. Diabetic retinopathy is one the various vascular complications related to polygenic ailment. This polygenic disease eye drawback is because of injury of tiny vessels and is known as a "micro vascular hassle." Diabetic retinopathy is that the main motive at the back of irreversible visible defect in industrialized nations. The use of acetazolamide allows reducing eye pressure; it facilitates to prevent further eye damage. drug treatments also are given to assist lessen the pressure within the eyes, typically as eye drops. Acetazolamide works by using blockading the action of an enzyme called carbonic anhydrase. Blocking off this enzyme reduces the amount of fluid that you make within the front part of your eye and this enables to lower the pressure inside your eye.   High altitude sickness Pregnancy and lactation Track 18: Glaucoma Drugs Research: New instructions of medication are being brought that act most effective on the attention’s drainage canal. It is called trabecular meshwork. It’s far a prime outflow and blockade aspect of glaucoma. Rho kinase inhibitors goal cells in the trabecular meshwork to enhance aqueous humor outflow. It’s miles a clear fluid that keeps the intraocular stress. Inside the studies works it has shown that it reduces cellular stiffness. ROCK inhibition has the potential to provide neuroprotective and anti-inflammatory outcomes and also has the capacity to decorate blood drift to the optic nerve. Prostaglandin analogs Cholinergic Anticholinesterase Adrenergic antagonists Hyperosmotic Carbonic anhydrase inhibitors Track 19: Retinoblastoma: Retinoblastoma is a watch cancer that begins inside the retina — the sensitive lining on the interior of your eye. Retinoblastoma most commonly influences young children, but can hardly ever occur in adults. A rare shape of eye most cancers, retinoblastoma is the most commonplace form of most cancers affecting the attention in kids which may additionally affect one or both the eyes. Epidemiology Causes Differential diagnosis Morphology Genetic testing   Track 20: Corneal Transplant: Endothelial keratoplasty has converted the sector of corneal transplantation. Surgeons have shifted from performing penetrating keratoplasty as the gold trendy approach for remedy of corneal edema to the selective substitute of the defective endothelial layer of the cornea through evolving endothelial keratoplasty strategies. In corneal transplant a part of the cornea is replaced with corneal tissue from a donor. This bills for a huge a part of an eye's focusing power. A cornea transplant can restore imaginative and prescient, lessen pain and enhance the arrival of a broken or diseased cornea. Cornea transplant is a quite secure system. Still, a cornea transplant does deliver a small risk of complications like Eye infection, accelerated threat of clouding of the attention's lens (cataracts), stress increase inside the eyeball (glaucoma), issues with the stitches used to secure the donor cornea, Rejection of the donor cornea, swelling of the cornea Risk Factors Pre-operative examination Penetrating keratoplasty Lamellar keratoplasty Synthetic corneas Contact lenses Phototherapeutic keratectomy Intrastromal corneal ring segments Corneal collagen cross-linking Track 21: Advanced Glaucoma Therapeutics and Diagnosis: ROCK inhibition has the capacity to provide neuro protective and anti-inflammatory outcomes and also has the ability to enhance blood glide to the optic nerve. An accelerated know-how of the pathophysiology of glaucoma will lead to the improvement of recent therapeutic dealers that intervene and possibly even reverse glaucomatous harm to the attention. The primary purpose for glaucoma is the multiplied intraocular stress. Lowering this strain will help to reduce the effects of glaucoma. A number of the sources to lessen glaucoma are both use of drugs, lasers and surgical treatment. Glaucoma treatment must be persisted lifelong however there's no treatment for glaucoma. Anti-inflammatory Normal Tension   Track 22: Glaucoma Epidemiology and Malignant: The worldwide occurrence of glaucoma is growing. That is due in element to the hastily getting older populace. Imaginative and prescient loss from glaucoma greatly impacts the independence of many people who are part of this growing old populace. It refers to sustained ongoing system that is difficult to deal with and often progresses to blindness. It’s far occasionally unresponsive and occasionally worsened with conventional control. The underlying pathology of malignant glaucoma is believed to be aqueous misdirection into or posterior to the vitreous body with anterior displacement of the lens-iris diaphragm. Etymology Case series Case-control studies Cohort studies Outbreak investigation Track 23: Glaucoma Hereditary and Medicine: Glaucoma is hereditary. Own family history increases the threat of glaucoma with the aid of four instances. Number one open angle glaucoma is the most commonplace glaucoma this is triggered hereditarily. It has a genetic link i.e., if a person has the disorder in his genes then it causes that man or woman to be effortlessly affected. The drugs of glaucoma starts off evolved with eye drops. The drops ought to be used exactly as prescribed if not it's going to harm the optic nerve and consequently results in critical issues. If the health practitioner prescribes a couple of eye drop then a while gap ought to be maintained among the consumption of the attention drops. Because a number of the eye drops are absorbed into the blood circulation. A number of the typically used eye drops are Prostaglandins, Beat blockers, Alpha adrenergic agonists and Carbonic anhydrase inhibitors. Genetics Modern development of genetics and heredity Common genetic disorders Track 24: Glaucoma Pathophysiology and Prognosis: The main drawback or pathology in eye sickness is as a result of raised strain level. it's this raised pressure that compresses and damages the second one cranial nerve. Once the second cranial nerve is broken, it fails to hold visible data to the mind and this ends up in loss of vision. The raised stress at the tissue layer reasons the cells and nerve neural systems in the touchy tissue layer to go away and additionally the tiny blood vessels of the tissue layer are compressed depriving it of vitamins. It may be handled through medicine or surgical operation or each. The remedy depends upon the form of glaucoma and its severity or even age of the affected person. Glaucoma medicinal drugs assist drain extra fluid from the attention and/or lower the amount of fluid produced. Medications used to treat glaucoma can be administered topically or orally. Track 25: Stem Cell Therapy Replacement for Retinal Ganglion Cells: Glaucoma is disorder in the attention characterized with the aid of the modern lack of retinal ganglion cells. Stem cell primarily based therapeutics provide a method for restoration of neurons broken with the aid of retinal disease. With the massive research in the stem cells and its achievement rate, stem cells can differentiate into retinal neurons in vitro and in vivo following transplantation for retinal degeneration. With stem cell transplantation therapy which has been proven to preserve retinal integrity and attenuate the lack of retinal ganglion cell feature whilst transplanted by way of the use of generation. Track 26: Novel therapeutics ways for treating Glaucoma: The maximum important discovery in scientific research regularly comes from an investigator with new concept. Discussion and gaining know-how via numerous scientists might lead the revolutionary studies leading to remedy with an affirmative end result for the well-being of the society Effectiveness of remedy relies upon the volume of glaucoma assault in a man or woman. Early diagnosis plays a first-rate function in treating Glaucoma. Regular treatments can also treat glaucoma to shop the closing imaginative and prescient, however the damage brought about isn't irreversible. Track 27: Acupuncture for Glaucoma: Consistent with the findings of this trial, auricular acupressure lowers intraocular pressure with the aid of around four mm Hg for the right eye and around 5 mm Hg for the left eye at 4 weeks. The safety of acupuncture was now not examined on this trial. Thus far, the continuing trial "Acupuncture for Glaucoma" has no longer recruited any participants. On the idea of presently to be had proof, the gain and damage of acupuncture as a therapeutic modality for glaucoma cannot be set up. Inclusion of the seven Chinese language trials which can be awaiting evaluation for eligibility within the future may additionally trade our conclusions. Track 28: Acute Glaucoma and Chronic Glaucoma: Whilst the pressure interior the eye rises it causes Acute Glaucoma. The symptoms are purple eyes, decreased imaginative and prescient and pain in the attention. If now not dealt with it may purpose everlasting lack of imaginative and prescient. The vision is affected because of the harm to the optic nerve this is gift in the back of the eye. chronic eye disease, conjointly known as number one glaucoma or POAG, is commonly referred to as "the silent malefactor of sight" due to inside the early degrees of the illness there are not any warning signs — no pain or vision loss or alternative hints that one component is inaccurate. due to this sneaky nature of the infection and therefore the devastating imaginative and prescient loss it will cause as it progresses, it is important to personal ordinary eye tests to create positive you are no longer developing early primary glaucoma. Track 29: Congenital and Trauma Related Glaucoma: It’s far present from beginning. However it's far identified in infancy. It’s far induced because of wrong improvement of the eye’s aqueous outflow device, hence main to intraocular strain, with consequent damage to ocular structures, resulting in loss of imaginative and prescient. A blow to the attention, chemical burn, or penetrating damage may additionally all result in the development of glaucoma, both acute and chronic. Worrying glaucoma refers to a heterogeneous organization of posttraumatic ocular issues with extraordinary underlying mechanisms that cause the not unusual pathway of unusual elevation of intraocular stress (IOP) and increased threat of optic neuropathy. Please contact the event manager Marilyn (marilyn.b.turner@nyeventslist.com ) below for: – Multiple participant discounts- Price quotations or visa invitation letters- Payment by alternate channels (PayPal, check, Western Union, wire transfers etc)- Event sponsorshipsNO REFUNDS ALLOWED ON REGISTRATIONSService fees included in this listing.—————————————————————–This event is brought to you by:Conference Series – NewYorkEventsListhttp://www.NyEventsList.comhttp://www.BostonEventsList.comhttp://www.SFBayEventsList.com—————————————————————–MYL180429CEV

at Embassy Suites Dallas-Park Central Area
13131 North Central Expressway
Dallas, United States

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MEASURE | Big Data & Community Policing Conference 2018
Event on 2018-08-23 17:00:00
Join MEASURE, Friendship West Baptist Church and Next Generation Action Network for the 2nd Big Data & Community Policing Conference, a three-day event where attendees will participate in panel discussions by experts in the fields of law enforcement, social advocacy, research and technology. In partnership with Mark43, this symposium will explore current and emerging efforts to improving the relationship between citizens and police through uses of data that increase transparency, build community trust, and strengthen accountability. Donations for Big Data & Community Policing will be applied to the cost of the conference and any remaining funding will help MEASURE meet its annual mission and goals. Who Should Attend? Law enforcement leaders, activists, tech developers, students, analysts, concerned citizens, and stakeholders. Why Attend? The goal of “Big Data & Community Policing ” is to highlight the best in thought leadership as we pursue the next generation of community policing. Check out an overview of our agenda below: DAY 1 | Thursday – August 23, 2018 5pm-7pm Networking Mixer – Fairmont Hotel Downtown Dallas DAY 2 | Friday – August 24, 2018 4:30pm-8:30pm Big Data & Community Policing Symposium – Friendship West Church Keynote Speaker: Chief Renee Hall of the Dallas Police Department DAY 3 | Saturday – August 25, 2018 8am-3pm Big Data & Community Policing Training & Workshops *All programming will be finalized by June 1 Check In begins at 9:30am breaking at 12:30pm for the Networking Expo What Will You Learn? Topics will vary by panel, but attendees will learn directly from experts about the advancements in smart policing initiatives and modern technology adoption that will be critical in ensuring effective community building through transparency and the collection of better data. Panels will discuss the following: How Big Data is helping police departments better connect with the citizens they serve How Big data can be used as a best practice for accountability and reform What can we do to promote and recognize the best behavior in officers and how can that be measured How Big Data can better tell the story of police engagement scenarios How Big Data can make connections and detect patterns so police can prevent and solve crime How Big Data is allowing police to better understand diverse cultures AND MORE! Shared knowledge is what makes Big Data work! Current and Past Participating Sponsors & Partners (List is constantly being updated) Mark43 Dallas Police Department Huston-Tillotson University Austin Police Association American Society of Evidence-Based Policing Renee Mitchell Urban Institute Vera Institute Austin Justice Coalition Austin Police Department Pflugerville Police Department Houston Police Department Travis County Sheriff's Dept Travis County Constable Precinct 1 Presenting Sponsor Mark43 BDCP Supporter ASEBP BDCP Supporter Huston-Tillotson University] BDCP Supporter Dallas Police Department

at Friendship-West Baptist Church
2020 West Wheatland Road
Dallas, United States

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Mark Normand
Event on 2018-09-15 21:00:00

at Hyenas Dallas
5321 East Mockingbird
Dallas, United States

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MMG PHYSICIAN BUSINESS DINNER
Event on 2018-06-19 18:30:00
Thank you for your continued participation with WellMed. In an effort to strive for continued success, we cordially invite you to attend our MMG Dinner. This meeting provides an opportunity to evaluate the 2018 goals and progress made. We look forward to seeing you there and will be offering a monetary honorarium as compensation for your time and participation.

at Renaissance Dallas Richardson Hotel
900 East Lookout Drive
Richardson, United States

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Thomas Wilkins conducts Hailstork, Sierra, Price and Ellington with saxophonist James Carter
Event on 2019-03-23 20:00:00
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Thomas Wilkins is Music Director of the Omaha Symphony, a position he has held since 2005. Additionally he is Principal Guest Conductor of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra and holds the Germeshausen Family and Youth Concert Conductor chair with the Boston Symphony. Past positions have included Resident Conductor of the Detroit Symphony, the Florida Orchestra (Tampa Bay), and Associate Conductor of the Richmond (VA) Symphony. He also has served on the music faculties of North Park University (Chicago), the University of Tennessee in Chattanooga and Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond.

Devoted to promoting a life-long enthusiasm for music, Thomas Wilkins brings energy and commitment to audiences of all ages. He is considered a master at communicating and connecting with audiences. Following his highly successful first season with the Boston Symphony, the Boston Globe named him among the "Best People and Ideas of 2011."

During his conducting career, he has led orchestras throughout the United States, including the Cleveland Orchestra, the Atlanta Symphony, the Rochester Philharmonic, the Cincinnati Symphony, the Dallas Symphony, the Houston Symphony, the Buffalo Philharmonic, the Baltimore Symphony, the Utah Symphony and the National Symphony in Washington, D.C., to name a few.

He continues to make frequent appearances with the Philadelphia Orchestra, the Indianapolis Symphony, the San Diego Symphony, and the New Jersey Symphony. During the 2012/2013 season he will make debuts with the orchestras of Phoenix, Sarasota, Naples and Long Beach, CA.

His commitment to community has been demonstrated by his participation on several Boards of Directors, including the Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce, the Charles Drew Health Center (Omaha), the Center Against Spouse Abuse in Tampa Bay, and the Museum of Fine Arts as well as he Academy Preparatory Center both in St. Petersburg, FL. Currently, he serves as chairman of the board for the Raymond James Charitable Endowment Fund and as National Ambassador for the non-profit World Pediatric Project headquartered in Richmond, VA, which provides children throughout Central America and the Caribbean critical surgical and diagnostic care.

A native of Norfolk, Va., Thomas Wilkins is a graduate of the Shenandoah Conservatory of Music, and the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston. He resides with his wife Sheri-Lee in Omaha. They are the proud parents of twin daughters, Erica and Nicole. View biography in full page >

at Symphony Hall
301 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston, United States

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Old Wagoneer Headed West

Image by Phil’s 1stPix
Even back in 1998, this classic Wagoneer was showing her age… all the bumper stickers are from defunct radio stations, cancelled TV shows, long forgotten presidential candidates and obscure catch phrases.

If you look closely you can make out a "Where’s the Beef?" and Dukakis/Ferraro bumper sticker (Which is upside down- so the owner must be a republican)

Johnny Lightning 1981 Jeep Wagoneer
Greenlight C-10 Pickups

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