December, 2014

National Expert Panel on Vision and Eye Health Makes Recommendations for Preschool-Aged Children image

National Expert Panel on Vision and Eye Health Makes Recommendations for Preschool-Aged Children

NECO Professors Bruce Moore and Stacy Lyons share their expertise as part of the National Expert Panel for the National Center for Children’s Vision and Eye Health

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

NECO Professor Earns First Diplomate Status for Optometric Education Section image

NECO Professor Earns First Diplomate Status for Optometric Education Section

Aurora Denial becomes the first optometrist to earn Diplomate Status for the Optometric Education Section at the AAO Annual Meeting in Denver

NECO Researcher awarded NIH Grant image

NECO Researcher awarded NIH Grant

Professor Rucker’s research on cone sensitivity in myopia has received a five-year NEI/NIH R01 grant award

November, 2014

AOA Trustee Liaison Dr. Barbara Horn Visits NECO image

AOA Trustee Liaison Dr. Barbara Horn Visits NECO

Dr. Horn tours NECO, visits two clinical sites and discusses the AOA with students and faculty

Bruce Moore and Paulette Tattersall featured in the Boston Globe article on City Connects image

Bruce Moore and Paulette Tattersall featured in the Boston Globe article on City Connects

New England Eye On-Sight Program helps connect students with needed optometric services

NECO and NEE Support our Clinical Partners image

NECO and NEE Support our Clinical Partners

New England Eye supports community health centers by representing at several November events

October, 2014

InfantSEE Dinner with Tom Sullivan a Success! image

InfantSEE Dinner with Tom Sullivan a Success!

Faculty, students, and alumni enjoy a night at the Colonnade with Dr. Glen Steele from InfantSee and entertainer Tom Sullivan

Dr. Andrew McLeod interviewed about Halloween contact lenses image

Dr. Andrew McLeod interviewed about Halloween contact lenses

Counterfeit contact lenses are causing long-term eye problems for people who wear them for Halloween.

Professor Nancy Coletta to speak at Optical Society Meeting image

Professor Nancy Coletta to speak at Optical Society Meeting

Dr. Coletta to discuss Wavefront Aberrations of the Eye During the Development of Refractive Error

NECO Participates in World Sight Day Challenge 2014 image

NECO Participates in World Sight Day Challenge 2014

Help support eye exams and glasses distribution in developing countries

August, 2014

Helping Kindergarten Children Get Off to a Good Start image

Helping Kindergarten Children Get Off to a Good Start

Providing Vision Screenings at Countdown to Kindergarten

Beth Harper Spotlighted by the American Optometric Association image

Beth Harper Spotlighted by the American Optometric Association

Latest issue of AOA’s Eyes on the Future spotlights the work of faculty member Beth Harper, O.D.

July, 2014

Dr. Fuensanta Vera-Diaz and Dr. Catherine Johnson have been awarded a 2014 Educational Starter Grant image

Dr. Fuensanta Vera-Diaz and Dr. Catherine Johnson have been awarded a 2014 Educational Starter Grant

NECO Faculty members Dr. Fuensanta Vera-Diaz and Dr. Catherine Johnson have been awarded a 2014 Educational Starter Grant