December, 2017

NECO Kicks off Campaign 2020

Continuing Education Event Explores Role of New Technologies in Optometry

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

NECO Hosts Successful Alumni Reception at Academy 2017 image NECO Hosts Successful Alumni Reception at Academy 2017

Strong Participation by NECO at Academy 2017 image Strong Participation by NECO at Academy 2017

Class of 2021 Leadership Scholarship Recipients Announced image Class of 2021 Leadership Scholarship Recipients Announced

New England College of Optometry & Orbis Announce Partnership to Increase Access to Global Optometry image New England College of Optometry & Orbis Announce Partnership to Increase Access to Global Optometry

NECO Hosts Alumni Reunions for 1977, 1987, 1997, and 2007 Graduating Classes image NECO Hosts Alumni Reunions for 1977, 1987, 1997, and 2007 Graduating Classes

Fourth Year NECO Students Awarded Scholarship for Practice Excellence image Fourth Year NECO Students Awarded Scholarship for Practice Excellence

NECO Professors Participate in World Congress of Optometry in India image NECO Professors Participate in World Congress of Optometry in India

Class of 2020 Celebrate Clinical Milestone at White Coat Ceremony image Class of 2020 Celebrate Clinical Milestone at White Coat Ceremony

Kristen Kerber, OD, MS, ‘16 Receives Pediatric Residency Award image Kristen Kerber, OD, MS, ‘16 Receives Pediatric Residency Award

New England College of Optometry (NECO) Hosts Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Dedication image New England College of Optometry (NECO) Hosts Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Dedication

Former NECO President Appointed Assistant  Commissioner of Public Health image Former NECO President Appointed Assistant Commissioner of Public Health

AODP, ASIP, and MS/OD Students Honored at Summer White Coat Ceremony image AODP, ASIP, and MS/OD Students Honored at Summer White Coat Ceremony

NECO Provides Vision Screenings for Boston Public School Students image NECO Provides Vision Screenings for Boston Public School Students

Myopia Control Clinic Opens at NECO Center for Eye Care image Myopia Control Clinic Opens at NECO Center for Eye Care

Third Year NECO Student Releases OpTranslate Mobile App image Third Year NECO Student Releases OpTranslate Mobile App

Avani Dave, OD ‘17, wins Award for Contact Lens Excellence image Avani Dave, OD ‘17, wins Award for Contact Lens Excellence

Low Vision Team Travels to the Netherlands image Low Vision Team Travels to the Netherlands

NECO Faculty and Alumni Honored by AAOF image NECO Faculty and Alumni Honored by AAOF

Thirty-eight NECO Residents Honored at Annual Conference image Thirty-eight NECO Residents Honored at Annual Conference

NECO Alumni, Students, and Faculty Visit DC for Optometry’s Meeting 2017 image NECO Alumni, Students, and Faculty Visit DC for Optometry’s Meeting 2017

Recent NECO OD/MS Graduate Wins 2017 Julius F. Neumueller Award in Optics image Recent NECO OD/MS Graduate Wins 2017 Julius F. Neumueller Award in Optics

NECO Participates in Virtual Fair for Optometry Schools & Colleges image NECO Participates in Virtual Fair for Optometry Schools & Colleges

Eight Students Welcomed to 2017 Summer Research Training Program image Eight Students Welcomed to 2017 Summer Research Training Program

NECO Celebrates Class of 2017 at 123rd Commencement image NECO Celebrates Class of 2017 at 123rd Commencement

Alumnus Dr. Lu Fan, MS/OD ‘02, Speaks at the United Nations image Alumnus Dr. Lu Fan, MS/OD ‘02, Speaks at the United Nations

Delegation from Wenzhou Medical Center Meets with College Leadership image Delegation from Wenzhou Medical Center Meets with College Leadership

Online Continuing Education Series Tackles Leading Cause of Blindness in Elderly image Online Continuing Education Series Tackles Leading Cause of Blindness in Elderly

NECO’s Student MSOS Chapter Hosts Public Policy Events image NECO’s Student MSOS Chapter Hosts Public Policy Events

31 Alumni Participate in 2017 Dinner with ODs Program image 31 Alumni Participate in 2017 Dinner with ODs Program

NECO Announces 2017 Commencement Keynote Speaker, Award Recipients image NECO Announces 2017 Commencement Keynote Speaker, Award Recipients

NECO Celebrates Student Achievement at 2017 Visionaries Event image NECO Celebrates Student Achievement at 2017 Visionaries Event

NECO’s Private Practice Club Hosts Dr. Pete Kehoe image NECO’s Private Practice Club Hosts Dr. Pete Kehoe

NECO Honors Scholars at 2017 Annual Scholarship Ceremony image NECO Honors Scholars at 2017 Annual Scholarship Ceremony

Announcing a New Name for New England Eye and New Facilities at Commonwealth Location image Announcing a New Name for New England Eye and New Facilities at Commonwealth Location

NECO Welcomes Penelope Suter, OD as 2017 Behavioral Scholar-in-Residence image NECO Welcomes Penelope Suter, OD as 2017 Behavioral Scholar-in-Residence

NECO Alumni Board President and Daughter Featured in Review of Optometry Article image NECO Alumni Board President and Daughter Featured in Review of Optometry Article

Lu Fan MS/OD ‘02 Interviewed on Myopia in “Points de Vue” image Lu Fan MS/OD ‘02 Interviewed on Myopia in “Points de Vue”

NECO Remembers Dr. Richard Wallingford Jr., OD ‘75 image NECO Remembers Dr. Richard Wallingford Jr., OD ‘75

New England College of Optometry Breaks Ground on New Clinical Campus image New England College of Optometry Breaks Ground on New Clinical Campus

NECO Students Plan Lunar New Year Celebration image NECO Students Plan Lunar New Year Celebration

Fourth Year NECO Student Wins Optometry Student Challenge image Fourth Year NECO Student Wins Optometry Student Challenge

Letter to the NECO Community image Letter to the NECO Community

VOSH Night 2017 Raises over $4,000 for Annual VOSH Trip image VOSH Night 2017 Raises over $4,000 for Annual VOSH Trip

NECO Welcomes Dr. Will To For a Discussion on Modern Optometry image NECO Welcomes Dr. Will To For a Discussion on Modern Optometry

Third Year NECO Student Wins Inspiration Award from Optometry Cares® – AOA Foundation image Third Year NECO Student Wins Inspiration Award from Optometry Cares® – AOA Foundation

NECO Doctors and Students Participate in Christmas in the City 2016 image NECO Doctors and Students Participate in Christmas in the City 2016

Retiring Alumnus Transitions Practice to Recent NECO Graduate image Retiring Alumnus Transitions Practice to Recent NECO Graduate

NECO Faculty, Students, Residents, and Alumni Present at Academy 2016 image NECO Faculty, Students, Residents, and Alumni Present at Academy 2016

Dr. Irving Fradkin, OD ‘43, Founder of Dollars for Scholars, Dies at Age 95 image Dr. Irving Fradkin, OD ‘43, Founder of Dollars for Scholars, Dies at Age 95

NECO Professor Awarded Scientific Research Career Development Award image NECO Professor Awarded Scientific Research Career Development Award

NECO Hosts Alumni Reception at Academy 2016 image NECO Hosts Alumni Reception at Academy 2016

Dr. Bina Patel named Humanitarian of the Year by VOSH International image Dr. Bina Patel named Humanitarian of the Year by VOSH International

NECO Professor Receives Dr. Mae Booth-Jones Award for Education from Women in Optometry image NECO Professor Receives Dr. Mae Booth-Jones Award for Education from Women in Optometry

Micaela Gobeille Receives J. Pat Cummings Scholarship image Micaela Gobeille Receives J. Pat Cummings Scholarship

NECO Students Help Raise Awareness for World Diabetes Day image NECO Students Help Raise Awareness for World Diabetes Day

NECO Hosts Student Workshop for Ocular Surface Symposium, SWOSS image NECO Hosts Student Workshop for Ocular Surface Symposium, SWOSS

Drs. Lewandowski and Andrea Selected for 2016 ASCO Educational Starter Grant image Drs. Lewandowski and Andrea Selected for 2016 ASCO Educational Starter Grant

New England College of Optometry Participates in Children’s Vision Summit image New England College of Optometry Participates in Children’s Vision Summit

Low Vision Faculty Host Conference at New England Eye image Low Vision Faculty Host Conference at New England Eye

New England College of Optometry Hosts Profiles in Vision 2016 Gala Event image New England College of Optometry Hosts Profiles in Vision 2016 Gala Event

NECO Hosts Second Annual International Low Vision Virtual Grand Rounds image NECO Hosts Second Annual International Low Vision Virtual Grand Rounds

Fourth Year Optometry Students Attend Alcon Academy For Eye Care Excellence Program image Fourth Year Optometry Students Attend Alcon Academy For Eye Care Excellence Program

Dr. Alexis Malkin Chosen to Participate in Emerging Vision Scientist Day image Dr. Alexis Malkin Chosen to Participate in Emerging Vision Scientist Day

NECO Professor Receives AOF/Johnson & Johnson Vision Care Innovation in Education Grant image NECO Professor Receives AOF/Johnson & Johnson Vision Care Innovation in Education Grant

Class of 2019 Receive White Coats at Annual Ceremony image Class of 2019 Receive White Coats at Annual Ceremony

NECO Students Selected for VSP and AOF Practice Excellence Scholarship image NECO Students Selected for VSP and AOF Practice Excellence Scholarship

NECO Professor Receives Frederic Rosemore Low Vision Educational Grant image NECO Professor Receives Frederic Rosemore Low Vision Educational Grant

Caitlin Morrison, OD’15, Receives Contact Lens Residency Award image Caitlin Morrison, OD’15, Receives Contact Lens Residency Award

New England College of Optometry Hosts Kick-Off Event for Profiles In Vision Gala Dinner image New England College of Optometry Hosts Kick-Off Event for Profiles In Vision Gala Dinner

New England College of Optometry Supports Boston Public Schools at Countdown to Kindergarten Event image New England College of Optometry Supports Boston Public Schools at Countdown to Kindergarten Event

Jameel Kanji, OD/MS ‘15, Receives Pediatric Residency Award image Jameel Kanji, OD/MS ‘15, Receives Pediatric Residency Award

Chinese Students Participate in Global Health Leadership Program at NECO image Chinese Students Participate in Global Health Leadership Program at NECO

In Her Own Words: Jaclyn Garlich, OD ‘10 image In Her Own Words: Jaclyn Garlich, OD ‘10

AODP, ASIP and MS/OD Students Receive Their White Coats image AODP, ASIP and MS/OD Students Receive Their White Coats

Dr. Nicole Ross Receives  Special Recognition Award at ASCO Annual Luncheon image Dr. Nicole Ross Receives Special Recognition Award at ASCO Annual Luncheon

In Her Own Words: Mary Boname, OD’94 image In Her Own Words: Mary Boname, OD’94

NECO Holds Annual Residents’ Conference

National Contact Lens Award Recognizes Fourth Year OD Student image National Contact Lens Award Recognizes Fourth Year OD Student

Boston Middle School Students Visit NECO

NECO Professor Participates on Thesis Defense Committee in China image NECO Professor Participates on Thesis Defense Committee in China

NECO Welcomes 8 Student Researchers to T35 Summer Research Program image NECO Welcomes 8 Student Researchers to T35 Summer Research Program

In His Own Words: Matt Bauer, OD ‘09 image In His Own Words: Matt Bauer, OD ‘09

Dr. Barry Kran Discusses Eye Exams for Individuals with Disabilities in New Webcast image Dr. Barry Kran Discusses Eye Exams for Individuals with Disabilities in New Webcast

NECO Student Researchers Win Awards at National Conference image NECO Student Researchers Win Awards at National Conference

Representative Niki Tsongas Delivers Keynote at 2016 NECO Commencement image Representative Niki Tsongas Delivers Keynote at 2016 NECO Commencement

AODP Student Wins Dr. Norman E. Wallis Award for Highest Score on National Test image AODP Student Wins Dr. Norman E. Wallis Award for Highest Score on National Test

NECO Students Provide Screenings and Eye Exams at Community Event image NECO Students Provide Screenings and Eye Exams at Community Event

NECO Welcomes the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science at Clinical Educators Workshop image NECO Welcomes the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science at Clinical Educators Workshop

2016 Visionaries Day Showcases Student Work image 2016 Visionaries Day Showcases Student Work

Over 40 Students Enjoy Dinner with ODs image Over 40 Students Enjoy Dinner with ODs

NECO Hosts Meet the Fellows Event image NECO Hosts Meet the Fellows Event

NECO Students and Faculty Attend Congressional Advocacy Conference in DC image NECO Students and Faculty Attend Congressional Advocacy Conference in DC

Career Program Helps US and Canadian Students Prepare to Graduate Strong image Career Program Helps US and Canadian Students Prepare to Graduate Strong

In His Own Words: Philip Sutherland, OD ‘86 image In His Own Words: Philip Sutherland, OD ‘86

ASCO Grants 2016 Rising Star Award to NECO Faculty Member image ASCO Grants 2016 Rising Star Award to NECO Faculty Member

NECO Students and Faculty Participate in Mentoring Event image NECO Students and Faculty Participate in Mentoring Event

Students Offered Free Membership in Optometric Historical Society image Students Offered Free Membership in Optometric Historical Society