Continuing Professional Education
The SUNY College of Optometry, Office of Continuing Professional Education offers a variety of courses throughout the year that will assist the optometrist in keeping abreast of the latest scientific and technological advances in the profession. Courses are offered that enable practitioners to expand their knowledge and skills to better serve their patients. Continuing education courses are varied in their subject matter, location and structure. They range from full-day symposia on specific topics to extended in-depth presentations and workshops given over a series of weeks.
SUNY is a participating member of the Council of Optometric Practitioner Education (COPE) and submits all continuing education to COPE for course approval. If you have a specific question regarding continuing education approval in your state, please contact our office.