March, 2015

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

Alexander Martin Creates Phrasebook For Clinicians with Spanish-Speaking Patients image

Alexander Martin Creates Phrasebook For Clinicians with Spanish-Speaking Patients

Alexander Martin, Class of 2017, combines his passion for the Spanish language and optometry.

January, 2015

Class of 2017 Student Blair Germain to Perform at Boston’s Symphony Hall image

Class of 2017 Student Blair Germain to Perform at Boston’s Symphony Hall

Second year student will play first chair oboe in “Onstage at Symphony” Community Concert

ASIP and AODP Class of 2016 White Coat Ceremony image

ASIP and AODP Class of 2016 White Coat Ceremony

Inaugural white coat ceremony for NECO’s Advanced Standing International Program and Advanced Optometric Degree Program

Student Laura Chan Wins 2015 Bernard Maitenaz Scholarship from Optometry Cares image

Student Laura Chan Wins 2015 Bernard Maitenaz Scholarship from Optometry Cares

Student creates video detailing The Impact of Vision and wins scholarship FROM AOA sponsored by Essilor

December, 2014

Low Vision Community Takes Note of NECO Student Research image

Low Vision Community Takes Note of NECO Student Research

Student Research included in the Review of Optometry and Vision Aware

OD/PhD Student Stephanie Adams wins Lurie Center for Autism Award image

OD/PhD Student Stephanie Adams wins Lurie Center for Autism Award

Student works with NECO professor Barry Kran, OD, Celia Hinrichs, OD ‘79, and Susan Conners, MD to make adaptations for patients with autism

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 Students Interviewed about their Research for Medscape News

Four NECO students and their advisor share the findings of their research on low vision services

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

NECO Students Share Research at Academy 2014 image

NECO Students Share Research at Academy 2014

Student researchers receive opportunity to present their research to the optometric field

Dr. Donald Korb Presents Lecture on Incorrect Diagnosis for Dry Eye image

Dr. Donald Korb Presents Lecture on Incorrect Diagnosis for Dry Eye

New knowledge, technology, diagnostic methods and treatments have led to more accurate diagnosis of MGD and treatment of dry eye

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

NECO Students Participate in Boston Vision Walk image

NECO Students Participate in Boston Vision Walk

Team “In Sync and Out of Sight” help raise awareness and funds for the Foundation Fighting Blindness

New England Eye receives $10,000 grant to provide pediatric vision screenings image

New England Eye receives $10,000 grant to provide pediatric vision screenings

Grant will support comprehensive eye and vision care for students at the John F. Kennedy School in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts

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

September, 2014

Laura Goldberg, OD ‘16, Receives Travel Grant to attend AOA meeting in Denver image

Laura Goldberg, OD ‘16, Receives Travel Grant to attend AOA meeting in Denver

Third year student chosen to receive the Elmer H. Eger Memorial Student Travel Fellowship

OD3 Class Participates in the STAPLE Contact Lens Workshop

Students learn more about the Soft Toric and Presbyopic Lens Education (STAPLE) program

Class of 2017 White Coat Ceremony Held at the Colonnade Hotel image

Class of 2017 White Coat Ceremony Held at the Colonnade Hotel

Why do second year NECO students receive white coats? President Scott explains the significance of the white coat and then poses for a photo with the class!