American Academy of Optometry Annual Symposium

November 18, 2010

San Francisco, CA, Convention Center

American Academy of Optometry

Nutrition in the Office: Talking the Talk - Primary Care Joint Symposium

Ellen Troyer will give a 20 minute presentation on essential fatty acid metabolism and its effect on dry eye disease including fatty acid metabolic effect on all three layers of the team film.  It will include the role played by both Omega-6 and Omega-3 fatty acids and the nutrient co-factors necessary for optimal metabolic function of both.  References will be included.