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An Overview of Low Vision Rehabilitation with Delaram Shirazian, OD

Please join us on Zoom for a presentation and 20 minute
live Q&A
Wednesday, December 9th, 2020
4pm – 5pm EST

This webinar will provide an overview of the basics of low vision rehabilitation. We will discuss when to pursue low vision rehabilitation, what to expect during a low vision exam, and how it differs from a regular eye exam. Various low vision devices, including updates in technology, will also be introduced.

Dr. Delaram Shirazian earned her Doctor of Optometry degree from the University of Missouri- St. Louis and went on to complete a residency in Ocular Disease and Low Vision Rehabilitation at the Kansas City VA Medical Center.

Dr. Shirazian is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor at SUNY College of Optometry, working with patients and students in primary care and low vision rehabilitation clinics. She also teaches the patient-doctor communication portion of the first-year curriculum and is the instructor of record of the Low Vision/Ocular Disease Micro-Credential program. Dr. Shirazian is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry

"Going Blind" Movie Panel Discussion

Click below to view a Q&A panel with our President & CEO Elena Sturman, activist and documentary filmmaker Joe Lovett (Director & Producer of “Going Blind”),  Jessica Jones (Art Teacher, The Lavelle School for the Blind),  Joel Schuman, MD, FACS (Professor and Chairman of Ophthalmology, NYU Langone Health),  Delaram Shirazian, OD (Assistant Clinical Professor, SUNY College of Optometry) and Nitza Daneli (Artist & Director of The Alfano Family Arts in Medicine Studio). To view the film go to https://goingblindmovie.com/.