The Ocular Immunology and Uveitis Foundation

Calendar of Events - January 1, 2014 to December 31, 2014

Uveitis/Ocular Inflammatory Disease Support Group Meeting

Date
January 14, 2014
Time
6:30 PM

Categories: Support Group


Uveitis/Ocular Inflammatory Disease Support Group Meeting

Date
March 18, 2014
Time
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Join us for pizza and support as we discuss living with uveitis/ocular inflammatory disease! Family and friends are welcome to attend!

1pm-2pm

Massachusetts Eye Research and Surgery Institution (MERSI)
5 Cambridge Center, 8th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142

For more information, contact Ashley Floreen at 617-621-6377 or afloreen@mersi.com

 

 

Categories: Support Group


Uveitis/Ocular Inflammatory Disease Support Group Meeting

Date
April 29, 2014
Time
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Join us for pizza and support as we discuss living with uveitis/ocular inflammatory disease! Family and friends are welcome to attend!

1pm - 2pm

Massachusetts Eye Research and Surgery Institution (MERSI)
5 Cambridge Center, 8th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142

For more information, please contact Ashley Floreen at 617-621-6377 or afloreen@mersi.com

Categories: Support Group


Uveitis/OID Anniversary Support Group Meeting !

Date
June 24, 2014
Time
6:30 PM

DATE CHANGE! We have re-scheduled the support group meeting from June 10th to June 24th. 

For more information, please contact Ashley Floreen at 617-621-6377 or afloreen@mersi.com

Categories: Support Group


Dr. Foster to appear with Jay Jay French and Twisted Sister on Fox and Friends

Date
July 25, 2014
Time
6:00 AM to 9:00 AM

Dr. Foster will appear with Jay Jay French and Twisted Sister on Fox and Friends in NYC! Tune in to watch Dr. Foster and Jay Jay French raise awareness for uveitis and ocular inflammatory disease! Twisted Sister will also perform as part of Fox and Friends' Summer Concert Series and to promote their concert on September 5th at the Best Buy Theater in New York City, with proceeds benefiting OIUF!

Purchase tickets for the September 5th Twisted Sister Benefit Concert for OIUF here

Categories: Fundraising | Support Group


Boston Walk for Vision

Date
August 24, 2014
Time
10:30 AM to 2:30 PM

2014 Boston Walk for Vision

Sunday, August 14, 2014

New Location!
The Hyatt Regency Cambridge
575 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA

Registration begins at 10:30am
5k Walk begins at 12:15pm

We encourage everyone to register online and create their own fundraising page! Click here to start raising funds to help us find a cure for ocular inflammatory disease! All participants who plan on walking MUST register! 

Categories: Fundraising | Support Group


Twisted Sister Benefit Concert - Best Buy Theater, NYC

Date
September 5, 2014
Time
7:00 PM

Join OIUF for a Benefit Concert by 
Twisted Sister
Best Buy Theater, New York, NY

Friday, September 5, 2014

Purchase tickets here

Categories: Fundraising


OIUF Golf Tournament

Date
September 8, 2014
Time
9:00 AM

Join OIUF on Monday, September 8, 2014 at
Lebaron Hills Country Club
Lakeville, MA

for a Golf Tournament to help fight Ocular Inflammatory Disease!

Categories: Fundraising


Physician Education Conference: Preventable Blindness Hot Topics Crash Course

Date
September 13, 2014
Time
7:00 PM to 12:30 PM

2014 Physician Education Conference
Preventable Blindness
Hot Topics Crash Course



The Royal Sonesta Hotel
Cambridge, MA
7:00am-12:30pm

Schedule
View the course agenda here!

Registration
FREE for Residents and Fellows!
$75 for Physicians
Physicians Register here
Residents/Fellows Register here!

The conference is FREE for Residents and Fellows, but we ask that all attendees register.

Categories: Conferences: Making a Visible Difference


NJ/NY Walk for Vision

Date
October 12, 2014
Time
10:15 AM

NJ/NY Walk for Vision

Sunday, October 12, 2014

Verona Park Boathouse
Verona, NJ

We encourage everyone to register online and to create their own fundraising page! Click here to start raising funds to help us find cure a cure for ocular inflammatory disease! All participants who plan on walking MUST register! 

Categories: Fundraising | Support Group


Uveitis/OID Support Group Meeting: Treating Inflammation Naturally

Date
October 28, 2014
Time
6:00 PM

Join us on Tuesday, October 28th at 6pm for the next
Uveitis/Ocular Inflammatory Disease Support Group Meeting

"Treating Inflammation Naturally"
with special guest speaker Rana Ghouri, Certified Holistic Health Coach

Rana was diagnosed with JIA at age 15 and also has uveitis and scleritis. You can read her story in the latest edition of the OIUF newsetter here


As always, family and friends are welcome to attend! Pizza will be served. 

MERSI
355 Main Street
Five Cambridge Center, 8th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142

For more information, please contact Ashley Floreen at afloreen@mersi.com or call 617-621-6377

Categories: Support Group


9th Annual Auction Benefit

Date
November 7, 2014
Time
7:00 PM

Join us for the
9th Annual Through Their Eyes Auction Benefit
Friday, November 7, 2014

Featuring exotic vacation destinations, sports and music memorabilia, fashion accessories, and the work of celebrated artists living with potentially blinding ocular inflammatory disease. The proceeds will benefit Dr. C. Stephen Foster's ground-breaking research efforts in ocular inflammatory disease.


The Mandarin Oriental Hotel
776 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02199

Schedule of Events
7:00pm - Cocktails and Hors D'oeuvres and Silent Auction
8:30pm - Program and Live Auction

Purchase Tickets!

If you are interested in donating an item, please contact Alison Justus at ajustus@mersi.com

Categories: Fundraising