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New England College of Optometry News

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Marlene Catarino, Class of 2020, Receives J. Pat Cummings Scholarship

Third year student Marlene Catarino, New England College of Optometry (NECO) Class of 2020, was selected to receive the 2018 J. Pat Cummings Scholarship. The American Optometric Foundation (AOF) of the American Academy of Optometry (AAO) and Johnson & Johnson Vision Care,…

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Alumni Reunion for Members of The “8’s” Classes

On September 22 - 23, 2018, members of New England College of Optometry (NECO) Classes ending in 8, Class of ‘78, ‘88, ‘98 and ‘08, gathered to share nostalgic memories and renew friendships. …

NECO Student, Professor, and Codman Square Health Center Team Win Award for Vision Screening Project

Ms. Julie Alejandro, a third year optometry student, is part of the research team at the Codman Square Health Center that was awarded the 2018 Boston…

Sunday SeriesRetina Grand Rounds

Recent advances in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of retinal disease have changed the way we think of the retina and have defied old notions,…

Hometown Series CEHometown CT

We invite you to be our guest and join fellow Alumni at this ongoing series of professional programs, held in local alumni communities throughout the…