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.
SUNY Optometry Goes Red for Heart Health
On February 6, the SUNY College of Optometry community saw red...and helped to bring awareness about heart health issues in the process.
Alumnus Takes Leading Role in ‘Smart Lens’ Project
Alumnus, Dr. Joe Rappon, is right in the middle of what could be a ground-breaking collaboration between Alcon and Google that could have the potential to help millions of people manage a chronic, often deadly, disease more effectively.
SUNY Optometry Celebrates its People at 6th Annual Recognition Ceremony
On December 18, the College recognized and celebrated the contributions, service and achievements of its faculty and staff.