July, 2015

Chinese Medical Students Attend NECO for Global Health Leadership Development image

Chinese Medical Students Attend NECO for Global Health Leadership Development

Medical students from Wenzhou Medical University visit New England College of Optometry to gain deeper understanding of community health care

New England Eye to Provide Services to Full Service Community School in Lowell image

New England Eye to Provide Services to Full Service Community School in Lowell

Lowell receives federal grant to create full service community school transformation and asks NEE to provide eye services

June, 2015

Scholars From Aalen University in Germany Visit NECO image

Scholars From Aalen University in Germany Visit NECO

Visiting students from German University receive lectures, interactive workshops, labs, and clinical observation

NECO Students & Faculty Participate in Advocacy Efforts image

NECO Students & Faculty Participate in Advocacy Efforts

NECO Students and faculty travel to Washington DC to advocate for vision and eye health

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. Nicole Quinn Awarded Tenure and Dr. Frances Rucker promoted to Associate Professor image

Dr. Nicole Quinn Awarded Tenure and Dr. Frances Rucker promoted to Associate Professor

Drs. Quinn and Rucker receive unanimous support from NECO Board of Trustees

Dr. Tony Cavallerano Appointed Executive Director of Clinical Training and Patient Care image

Dr. Tony Cavallerano Appointed Executive Director of Clinical Training and Patient Care

New England College of Optometry announces new role for Dr. Cavallerano to oversee and grow clinical network

April, 2015

New England College of Optometry Partners with VSP to Provide Eye Exams and Eye Glasses image

New England College of Optometry Partners with VSP to Provide Eye Exams and Eye Glasses

NECO faculty and students work with a team from VSP to provide comprehensive eye exams and prescription glasses to four area elementary schools

NECO On Hand to Celebrate Unveiling of New Name at DotHouse Health image

NECO On Hand to Celebrate Unveiling of New Name at DotHouse Health

Dr. Douglas Hoffman, President Scott, and Board member Dr. Jim Hunt join DotHouse CEO Walter Ramos, Congressman Joseph Kennedy II, and State Senator Linda Dorcene Forry celebrate DotHouse Health

New England College of Optometry Participates in Congressional Advocacy Conference and Hill Visits image

New England College of Optometry Participates in Congressional Advocacy Conference and Hill Visits

Faculty and students from NECO visit Washington DC to advocate for optometry

NECO Receives Community Partnership Award from MABVI image

NECO Receives Community Partnership Award from MABVI

Massachusetts Association of the Blind and Visually Impaired Honors New England College of Optometry

NECO Celebrates 13th Annual Public Health Day Poster Presentation image

NECO Celebrates 13th Annual Public Health Day Poster Presentation

First year students present posters for Vision Health Care class and MS/OD, ASIP, and AODP students present posters on their research

March, 2015

NECO Professor Co-directs Conference for Optometrists and Ophthalmologists image

NECO Professor Co-directs Conference for Optometrists and Ophthalmologists

Attendees increase skills to measure acuity of patients with intellectual and/or neurodevelopmental disabilities

Dr. Barry Kran Receives the 2015 Allen Crocker, MD, Health Services Award image

Dr. Barry Kran Receives the 2015 Allen Crocker, MD, Health Services Award

NECO Professor Receives Award with Collaborator Dr. Jean E. Ramsey at State House Celebration

Dr. Nicole Quinn and Dr. Stacy Lyons Publish Article in Optometric Education

NECO professors write about the Impact of Optometric Residency Training on Future Career Paths

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

Dr. Nicole Ross Travels to Capitol Hill image

Dr. Nicole Ross Travels to Capitol Hill

Dr. Ross Participates in ARVO/NAEVR Joint Advocacy Day

February, 2015

Dr. Jack Richman Named NECO’s 2015 Behavioral Scholar-in-Residence image

Dr. Jack Richman Named NECO’s 2015 Behavioral Scholar-in-Residence

Dr. Richman will lead discussions, seminar, and symposium on behavioral optometry from March 25 - March 29, 2015

NECO Hosts Light InSight Lecture Series image

NECO Hosts Light InSight Lecture Series

Speaker Series begins March 24, 2015 to honor the International Year of Light