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New England College of Optometry News

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Clifford Scott, OD, MPH, Named President Emeritus of New England College of Optometry

New England College of Optometry (NECO) is pleased to announce that former president Clifford Scott, OD, MPH, has been appointed with the title of President Emeritus, New England College of Optometry. This honor comes in recognition of his accomplishments during…

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NECO Offers New Residency in Community Health Optometry in Providence

New England College of Optometry (NECO) is pleased to announce a new residency in Community Health Optometry at the Providence Community Health Center. New England…

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Jennifer Chu, OD ‘20, Receives the Brett G. Bence Leadership Travel Fellowship

New England College of Optometry (NECO) congratulates third year student Jennifer Chu, Class of 2020, as the recipient of the 2018 inaugural Brett G. Bence Leadership Travel…

Awards, Posters, and Participation by NECO at Academy 2018

New England College of Optometry (NECO) students, faculty, alumni, professional staff, and residents delivered presentations, posters, research, and lectures on a variety of optometric topics…

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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…