Optometric Center of New York Honors Angel Alvarez at 12th Annual ‘Eyes on New York’ Gala
It was a snowy yet festive spring evening at one of New York City’s most iconic locations March 20 when the foundation of the SUNY College of Optometry, the Optometric Center of New York, held its12th Annual “Eyes on New York” gala.
Video: Interprofessional Practice
Watch the video that accompanied the College’s New York State Optometric Association (NYSOA) Student Society panel discussion on interprofessional health care practice at Vision Expo East.
New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation Leader to Give Keynote at Career Symposium
Dr. Ramanathan Raju, president and chief executive officer of the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation, the largest municipal health care system in the nation, will give the keynote address at SUNY Optometry's 4th Annual Career Symposium.
Residents’ Day 2015
On March 12-13, 2015, the residents at SUNY Optometry each presents a topic relevant to their education as part of continuing education program at the College.
SUNY Research Team Targets Myopia
Dr. Stewart Bloomfield, associate dean for graduate studies and research at SUNY Optometry, is leading a multidisciplinary team of SUNY researchers to help gain a new understanding of myopia, with a goal of uncovering new treatments for this widespread eye disease.
New Vice President for Clinical Administration and Executive Director of the UEC Named
It was recently announced that Ms. Liduvina Martinez-Gonzalez will assume the role of vice president for clinical administration and executive director of the University Eye Center.
SUNY Professors Collaborate to Build a Better Brain Probe
SUNY Optometry Professor Jose-Manuel Alonso and SUNY Polytechnic Institute Professor of Nanoscale Engineering Ji Ung Lee are trying to find a way to view the human brain’s 86 billion neurons in action and transform our understanding of how we think, move, and perceive the world around us.
Program Offers Students Exposure to the Business of Health Care
The College, in conjunction with SUNY Empire State College, offer students the opportunity to earn an Advanced Graduate Certificate in Optometry Business Management and learn more about the business of health care in the process.
SUNY Optometry Helps to Expand Eye and Vision Care in South Africa
The College has entered into a partnership with the University of KwaZulu-Natal in South Africa to assist that institution in training South African optometrists in the use of therapeutic drugs.
President Heath Gives State of the College Address
On February 9, President David A. Heath updated the community on the state of the College. Watch as summer of his address, or the entire presentation here.