Working together to better serve elders with vision loss.
In an effort to better serve low vision and blind elders, FriendshipWorks established the Farsighted Team; a group of low vision experts, medical and academic institutions and service providers who have partnered with us to raise awareness about the impacts of elder vision loss and highlight low vision services.
The Farsighted Team Members FY2018
Dean K. Denniston Jr.
Board Member, FriendshipWorks Advocate for the visually impaired community
Rosanna D'Adeco Kane
Region 6 Social Worker for Social Rehabilitation Services
Massachusetts Commission for the Blind (MCB)
Richard J. Jamara, OD, FAAP
Professor of Optometry/Diplomate Low Vision
NECO Fellowship of Christian Optometrist Student Chapter Advisor
The New England College of Optometry
Dr. Mojtaba Moharrer, PhD, MSc, AFHEA
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Schepens Eye Research Institute/Mass Eye and Ear, Harvard Medical School
Director of Volunteer & Support Group Services
Massachusetts Association for the Blind & Visually Impaired (MABVI)
Dr. Cathy Stern, OD, FCOVD, FNORA
Behavioral, Developmental and Neuro-Optometry
Board Certified in Vision Therapy and Neuro-Optometric Vision Rehabilitation