Cooperative Partnership with EyePACS, LLC
San Jose, California
This collaboration of two organizations with shared goals and priorities has led to productive projects and mutual sharing of expertise: EyePACS, LLC brings technological capacity in the field of telemedicine, and VFA brings public health program experience. Dr. Bresnick has contributed to the planning and execution of a number of research projects initiated by EyePACS in the areas of retinal image evaluation, patient adherence to screening recommendations, and strategies for the implementation of technological advances in the public health setting. Dr. Jorge Cuadros (CEO) and Dr. Wyatt Tellis (CIO) of EyePACS LLC have enabled the introduction of telemedicine-based solutions to VFA’s blindness prevention programs. Both EyePACS and VFA have established priorities to address health disparities in minority and other underserved communities.