College Introduces Unique Residency/Graduate Program
In an effort to assist the growing number of students interested in achieving excellence as both clinicians and researchers, SUNY Optometry has developed a highly unique new residency/graduate program that combines clinical activities along with graduate research studies.
Looking Closely at Clinical Skills
The College has worked to develop and apply effective measures of competencies, together with the essentials of evidence-based practice, to assure that its students develop into clinicians who are able to provide the best and most informed care for their patients.
Long-Standing Program Welcomes New Zealand Optometrists to University Eye Center
For nearly two decades, SUNY Optometry has engaged in a unique global collaboration that has helped to serve the burgeoning optometric community of New Zealand while also providing an enriching experience for the students and faculty at the College.
Video: Family of Mentors Program
Having a mentor can make a huge difference when it comes to career success and the College's Family of Mentor's program is helping students and residents develop these critical, career-building relationships. Watch and learn how.
Helping Students Network with Doctors
For the second straight year, the College’s Career Development Center held a networking event designed to help students connect with their future colleagues and build networks in the optometric community.
Faculty Members Shine at COVD Annual Meeting
SUNY Optometry faculty members, Dr. Rochelle Mozlin and Dr. Andrea Thau, as well as distinguished service professor emeritus, Dr. Irwin Suchoff, each received awards at the 44th Annual Meeting of the College of Optometrists in Vision Development.
College Recognizes Scholars and Dedicates Classroom
SUNY Optometry handed out 26 scholarships, a total of $66,750 in student support, at an event on October 22 that also included the dedication of one of the College’s newly renovated classrooms in honor of Class of 1983 alumnus, Dr. Mark Feder.
First Floor Classroom Rehabilitation
Take a closer look at the transformation of two of the College’s classrooms through a series of photos that shows the project from start to finish.
College Expands Reach into Broader Health Care Community with Newly Developed Role
President Heath announced the creation of a new position for the College specifically designed to focus on expanding the institution’s relationships within the broader health care community.
SUNY Optometry Steps Up for World Sight Day
The College community came together to recognize World Sight Day, an increasingly significant day organized by the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness that is designed to draw attention to the scourge of avoidable blindness across the world.