November, 2015

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 of WMU and executive…

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 JAMA Ophthalmology.

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 2019 each received a scholarship…

NECO Alumni Gather at Academy 2015 image

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 colleagues.

October, 2015

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 and India. The program,…

August, 2015

Seven New Leadership-Scholarships Created image

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 leadership scholarships and…

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

July, 2015

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

June, 2015

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

May, 2015

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

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

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®

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®

April, 2015

Optometry Graduates Help Current Students Graduate Strong

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

March, 2015

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

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

December, 2014

NECO/NEE Faculty, Staff, Residents, Students, and Alumni  Present at Academy 2014 image

NECO/NEE Faculty, Staff, Residents, Students, and Alumni Present at Academy 2014

Representatives from New England College of Optometry/New England Eye present research, posters, and lectures at the AAO’s Annual Meeting

August, 2014

Dr. Irving Fradkin, OD ‘43 Visits NECO image

Dr. Irving Fradkin, OD ‘43 Visits NECO

Esteemed alumni encourages students to never turn down an opportunity as they never know where it will lead them.

April, 2014

NECO Pediatric Resident Dr. Kara Gerger Awarded Residency Award

Dr. Kara Gerger, a 2013 NECO graduate, is one of three recipients of the 2014 Terrance N. Ingraham Pediatric Optometry Residency Award, sponsored by Johnson & Johnson Vision Care.