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Residency Opportunities

NECO offers residencies in cornea and contact lens, ocular disease, pediatric optometry, primary care optometry, and vision rehabilitation at various locations throughout New England.

NECO-affiliated residency programs begin July 1 and end June 30 of the following year and are accredited by the Accreditation Council on Optometric Education (ACOE).

Cornea and Contact Lens

Coordinator: Lauren McLoughlin, OD
Positions: 1
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New Program July 2023!

Coordinator: Anita Gulmiri, OD
Positions: 2
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Ocular Disease

Emphasis: Community Health Optometry and Primary Care Optometry
Coordinator: Nicole Pogue, OD
Positions: 1
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Emphasis Areas: Community Health Optometry
Coordinator: Dan Bastian, OD
Positions: 1
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Emphasis Area: Cornea and Contact Lenses
Coordinator: Amy Watts, OD
Positions: 2
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Emphasis Area: Primary Care Optometry
Coordinator: Anna DeNardo, OD
Positions: 2
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Emphasis Areas: Ocular Disease and Primary Care Optometry
Jamaica Plain Campus Coordinator: Tak Chau, OD
Positions: 3
Brockton Campus Coordinator: Kevin Toolin, OD
Positions: 4
West Roxbury Campus Coordinator: Rachel Druckenbrod, OD
Positions: 2
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Coordinator: Mike Kelleman, OD
Positions: 4

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Emphasis Areas: Low Vision Rehabilitation and Brain Injury Rehabilitation
Coordinator: Nancy Shenouda-Award, OD
Positions: 4
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Emphasis Areas: Ocular Disease and Primary Care Optometry
Coordinator: Emily Carell, OD
Positions: 1
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Emphasis Areas: Glaucoma and Retina
Coordinator: Nadia Zalatimo, OD
Positions: 2 paid, 1 unpaid
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Coordinator: Laura Dowd, OD
Positions: 2
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Emphasis Area: Ocular Disease
Coordinator: Amanda Hunter, OD
Positions: 3
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Emphasis Areas: Glaucoma and Retina
Coordinator: Richard Frick, OD
Positions: 3
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Pediatric Optometry

Coordinator: Nicole Quinn, OD
Positions: 2
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Primary Care Optometry

Emphasis Areas: Community Health Optometry and Ocular Disease
Coordinator: Lindsay Braun, OD
Positions: 1
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Emphasis Areas: Community Health Optometry and Ocular Disease
Coordinator: David Mills, OD, MBA
Positions: 2
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Vision Rehabilitation

Emphasis Area: Low Vision Rehabilitation
Coordinator: Alexis Malkin, OD
Positions: 1
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Emphasis Areas: Low Vision Rehabilitation and Brain Injury Rehabilitation
Coordinator: Jennifer Gustafson, OD
Positions: 1
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For Information

Contact the Program Coordinator of each site for details related to the individual program.

Nicole Quinn, OD, FAAO, Director of Residencies