During the week of the Lunar New Year, a committee of OD1s, working with Marie Hill, executive assistant to President Scott, hosted the first Chinese…
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You understand that being a doctor-in-training means to behave as a doctor everyday - not just when you interact with patients, and not just when you wear these special white coats that you will be handed today - but each moment of your lives.
Fuensanta Vera-Diaz, PhD, Assistant Professor of Optometry
Technology has revolutionized the way we practice, as well as how how we train and educate students. It is our responsibility to teach students to be aware of changing standards and methods of care so they can stay apprised of emerging trends in care throughout their careers.
Tony Cavallerano, OD, Executive Director, Clinical Training and Patient Care
As technological innovations continue to enrich the field of optometry, it is imperative for our students to be at the forefront of promoting the best and the most advanced patient care.
Elena Z. Biffi, OD, MSc, Assistant Professor of Optometry
NECO has many opportunities for students to engage in research. Depending on their level of interest and experience, students can complete a master’s degree in vision science with a faculty mentor, participate in an intensive summer research program, or work for a few hours each week in a laboratory.