Watch: CSTEP Summer Academic Program
A Closer Look at the 2015-16 Residency Class
Dr. Rima Bakhru, a vision therapy resident focusing on neuro-optometric rehabilitation, talks about why she chose her residency and what life is like as a resident.
South African Optometric Leader Visits Campus
Ms. Vanessa Moodley, a leader within South Africa’s optometric community and a member of the Department of Optometry at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban, South Africa, spoke about how activism in organized optometry proved to be pivotal in helping to expand the profession’s role within South Africa’s health care system.
Say Hello to the Class of 2019!
An extensive, two-day orientation program at the College was designed to introduce the new class of 100 students to their academic program as well as provide them with their first opportunity to meet their fellow students along with faculty and administrators at SUNY Optometry.
‘Practice of Today’ Helping Prepare for Tomorrow
By exposing students to new technologies and new strategies for care delivery, SUNY Optometry's new 'Practice of Today' will help prepare students to succeed down the road.
Innovative, Virtual Reality Simulation Laboratory Set to Launch
This fall, SUNY Optometry will introduce a state-of-the-art, virtual reality simulation laboratory that will provide students at the College with a unique and impactful new way to hone their critical diagnostic skills.
CSTEP Program Renewed and Expanded
The Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program (CSTEP), a New York State initiative designed to increase the number of students from under-represented groups pursuing careers in mathematics, science, technology and health-related fields, is expanding at SUNY Optometry thanks to a renewal of the program grant through 2020.
Residency Program Recognizes 40th Class
SUNY Optometry bid farewell to its 2014-15 class of residents earlier this month, awarding 37 doctors across 15 different programs with Certificates of Advanced Clinical Competency and marking its 40th anniversary.
Faculty and Staff News Summer 2015
Here's what our faculty and staff have been up to lately.
President Heath Elected to Lead Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry
President David A. Heath has been elected to serve as president of the Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry, the organization that represents the 21 schools and colleges of optometry in the United States and Puerto Rico.