Biological and Vision Sciences
Dr. David Troilo joined the SUNY College of Optometry in July, 2008 as Professor, Dean and Vice President for Academic Affairs. Prior to that he was Professor of Biological Science and Director of Graduate Studies at The New England College of Optometry.
As the chief academic officer at SUNY Optometry, Dr. Troilo is responsible for the professional degree program in optometry, and the graduate degree programs (PhD and MS) in vision science. His other areas of responsibility include faculty development, residency programs, library services, and continuing professional education.
Dr. Troilo has made growth of research at the college an institutional priority and has helped develop collaborative, translational, and clinical research initiatives. Working with the University Eye Center, the college’s clinical institution, Dr. Troilo helped create the college’s Clinical Vision Research Center.
-Embryology and Development of the Eye
-Myopia Development and Control