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December, 2014

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National Expert Panel on Vision and Eye Health Makes Recommendations for Preschool-Aged Children

NECO Professors Bruce Moore and Stacy Lyons share their expertise as part of the National Expert Panel for the National Center for Children’s Vision and Eye Health

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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

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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

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NECO Professor Earns First Diplomate Status for Optometric Education Section

Aurora Denial becomes the first optometrist to earn Diplomate Status for the Optometric Education Section at the AAO Annual Meeting in Denver

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NECO Researcher awarded NIH Grant

Professor Rucker’s research on cone sensitivity in myopia has received a five-year NEI/NIH R01 grant award

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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

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AOA Trustee Liaison Dr. Barbara Horn Visits NECO

Dr. Horn tours NECO, visits two clinical sites and discusses the AOA with students and faculty

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NECO Students Share Research at Academy 2014

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

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Bruce Moore and Paulette Tattersall featured in the Boston Globe article on City Connects

New England Eye On-Sight Program helps connect students with needed optometric services

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NECO and NEE Support our Clinical Partners

New England Eye supports community health centers by representing at several November events

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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

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NECO says goodbye to longtime mayor Tom Menino

Faculty, staff, and students pay their respects as the procession passes by the College

October, 2014

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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

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NECO Students Participate in Boston Vision Walk

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

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Professor Nancy Coletta to speak at Optical Society Meeting

Dr. Coletta to discuss Wavefront Aberrations of the Eye During the Development of Refractive Error

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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

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On-Sight Mobile Vision Clinic Turns Four!

New England Eye On-Sight mobile vision clinic launched on World Sight Day in 2010

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NECO Participates in World Sight Day Challenge 2014

Help support eye exams and glasses distribution in developing countries

September, 2014

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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

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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!