The Role of the Gut Microbiome in Eye Disease

In partnership with UCI Health, the Newport Beach Public Library Foundation presents Medicine in Our Backyard, a series of lectures featuring internationally known UCI Health physicians who will discuss research and cutting-edge technology in their various fields of expertise.

In this lecture, Sanjay Kedhar, MD, will explore the potential role of the gut microbiome in uveitis and age-related macular degeneration. Kedhar is a board-certified UCI Health ophthalmologist who specializes in the medical and surgical management of patients with uveitis and other autoimmune and infectious eye diseases.

Event details:

  • Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
  • Lecture and Q&A from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
  • No charge to attend


Newport Beach Central Library