Alumni News

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NECO Presents Lecture Series on Amblyopia Research

Following the successful Light In Sight lecture series last year which addressed the role of light and light-based optical technologies in our lives, New England College of Optometry announces an exciting… Read More …

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Sally Dang, OD ‘94 Visits NECO

On October 23, 2015, Sally Dang, OD ’94, enjoyed sharing NECO memories with President Clifford Scott and Dr. Barry Fisch in the Soltes Room of the upper library. Dedicated on October 13, 2011 to honor… Read More …

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Toronto Area Alumni attend Home Town Lecture on Low Vision

On Sunday, November 15, 2015, NECO Toronto area alumni gathered at Glow Fresh Grill in Don Mills, Ontario for Home Town Toronto. This continuing education program was part of the Home Town series that… Read More …

Dr. Lu Fan, MS/OD ’02, promoted to president of Wenzhou Medical University image

Dr. Lu Fan, MS/OD ’02, promoted to president of Wenzhou Medical University

Dr. Lu Fan, MS/OD ’02, was recently appointed president of Wenzhou Medical University (WMU), a major medical university in China. Before her promotion on October 23, 2015, she served as the Vice president… Read More …

New Research Study Evaluating Strabismus Detection By Non-Health Care Professionals image

New Research Study Evaluating Strabismus Detection By Non-Health Care Professionals

A study by three NECO-affiliated researchers, Dr. Kimberly Chan of Boston Children’s Hospital and Drs. Li Deng and Erik Weissberg of the New England College of Optometry, was recently published in… Read More …

NECO Students carry on the legacy of Dr. Fradkin, OD ‘43 image

NECO Students carry on the legacy of Dr. Fradkin, OD ‘43

Recipients of the Dr. Irving Fradkin Honorary Scholarship Program gathered in October to be honored for their scholarship and accomplishments. The seven Dr. Fradkin scholars from the Class of 2018 and… Read More …

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NECO Alumni Gather at Academy 2015

On Friday, October 9, 2015, over 300 alumni, faculty, students and guests gathered at the Hilton Riverside Hotel at the annual Academy of Optometry meeting in New Orleans to connect with friends and… Read More …

NECO Hosts International Grand Rounds with Practitioners in India image

NECO Hosts International Grand Rounds with Practitioners in India

New England College of Optometry, NECO, recently hosted its first international grand rounds program via real-time video conferencing bringing together low vision practitioners from the United States… Read More …

Dr. and Mrs. Clausen Reunite with  ASIP - Verona Alumni in Italy image

Dr. and Mrs. Clausen Reunite with ASIP - Verona Alumni in Italy

Alumni from the ASIP-Verona program gather for lunch with Dr. and Mrs. Clausen Read More …

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Seven New Leadership-Scholarships Created

Jason Chin, OD ’04, Terry Chin, OD ’76, Randy Brooks, OD ’77, Ken Myers, OD ’74, Howard Purcell, OD ’84, Keith Taylor, OD ’81 and Kenneth Taylor, OD ’77 recently established four-year… Read More …

Dr. Laudon Presents Eye Care Podcasts on Macular Degeneration image

Dr. Laudon Presents Eye Care Podcasts on Macular Degeneration

Dr. Richard Laudon interviews Dr. Lou Frank and Dr. Nicole Ross in two installments on URBN Read More …

NECO Alumnus Named CONSEDOC Member of Honor image

NECO Alumnus Named CONSEDOC Member of Honor

Dr. Arturo Ramos Caldera Awarded International Recognition by the European High Council of Doctors Read More …

John E. Asarkof Spring Residency Conference Honors 2014-15 NECO Residents image

John E. Asarkof Spring Residency Conference Honors 2014-15 NECO Residents

Thirty-seven residents celebrate the completion of their year-long residencies Read More …

Gayathri Srinivasan, OD, MS, Receives Joanne Angle Investigator Award from Prevent Blindness image

Gayathri Srinivasan, OD, MS, Receives Joanne Angle Investigator Award from Prevent Blindness

Assistant Professor at NECO will use grant to research approaches for vision screening for children from birth to three Read More …

New England College of Optometry Celebrates Commencement on May 17, 2015 image

New England College of Optometry Celebrates Commencement on May 17, 2015

NECO celebrates 121st Commencement Exercises on May 17, 2015 and confers OD degrees, MS in Vision Science degrees, and BS in Optometry degrees Read More …

Dr. Paul Ajamian OD ‘80 to be Inducted in National Optometry Hall of Fame image

Dr. Paul Ajamian OD ‘80 to be Inducted in National Optometry Hall of Fame

New England College of Optometry Alum to be honored for his lifelong contributions at Optometry’s Meeting® Read More …

Three Class of 2019 Students receive Fradkin Scholarship image

Three Class of 2019 Students receive Fradkin Scholarship

Incoming Students Chosen for Scholarship Program Honoring Alumnus Dr. Irving A. Fradkin, OD ‘43, who Created Dollars for Scholars® Read More …

Optometry Graduates Help Current Students Graduate Strong

Four optometry school graduates share their thoughts on debt, licensure, insurance, and AOA resources Read More …

NECO Residency Roster Announced for 2015-2016 image

NECO Residency Roster Announced for 2015-2016

28 NECO graduates to begin residency program on July 1, 2015 Read More …

Student Videographers Interview NECO Professor for NESN Contest image

Student Videographers Interview NECO Professor for NESN Contest

Vote now to support this documentary created by Emerson College students about a college athlete with Leber’s Disease Read More …