SUNY Optometry Community Advocates for Optometry on Capitol Hill
Over two dozen students and faculty members from SUNY Optometry took part in the American Optometric Association’s annual Congressional Advocacy Conference in Washington, DC.
In Pictures: The 4th Annual Career Symposium: The Emerging Professional
The College held its 4th Annual Career Symposium: The Emerging Professional on April 12. Here's a look back at some of the images from the day.
Two SUNY Optometry Students Earn Chancellor’s Award
OD students Kathleen Abarr and Rima Bakhru received the Chancellor's Award for Student Excellence on April 2.
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.