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Cultivating compassionate care, influencing public policy, expanding access to optometric services, and instilling sensitivity to diverse communities.

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New England College of Optometry News

NECO Kicks off Campaign 2020

New England College of Optometry, NECO, has launched an ambitious Fundraising Appeal called Campaign 2020 to support the development of the new clinical campus for students. The new campus includes the newly renovated NECO Center for Eye Care and a boutique optical shop at the Commonwealth…

Continuing Education Event Explores Role of New Technologies in Optometry

When the auto-refractor was first introduced, many optometrists were worried this new technology would make their profession obsolete. Fast forward…

Jessica Taylor, OD ‘19, Selected for J. Pat Cummings Scholarship

Jessica Taylor, Class of 2019, was selected as the New England College of Optometry (NECO) recipient of the 2017 J. Pat Cummings Scholarship. The award…

Career Workshops & Networking Events2018 Career Symposium & AOSA Trade Expo

NECO students and alumni are invited to attend the NECO’s Career Symposium and AOSA Trade Expo…

Alumni Continuing EducationTelemedicine Screening CE at NECO’s Career Symposium

NECO alumni are invited to participate in a morning of Continuing Education, networking, and industry…