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International Initiative Commits to Advance Access to Vision Care in China

NEW YORK CITY — Representatives from 11 Chinese institutions met at SUNY College of Optometry to be exposed to optometric curricula and clinical training through the China Optometry and Ophthalmology Resources Development (COORD) initiative on November 16 and 17. Eye and vision care experts from the United States, China, South…
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Naidoo, Schaeffel to Receive Honorary Degrees from SUNY Optometry

NEW YORK, February 21, 2018 – The State University of New York (SUNY) College of Optometry will recognize two distinguished scholars who have made lasting contributions to eye and vision care with honorary degrees during its 2018 commencement ceremony. Dr. Kovin Naidoo, chief executive officer of the Brien Holden Vision…
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SUNY Optometry Hosts COORD Visiting Scholar Dr. Jianfeng Wu

This semester, SUNY Optometry welcomed Dr. Jianfeng Wu, an ophthalmologist from Shandong, China and the latest participant in the China Optometry and Ophthalmology Resource Development (COORD) Visiting Scholars Program. The international collaboration is an effort to address China’s urgent need for optometrists and access to eye care and the recent…
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Dr. Shirin Hassan Visits SUNY Optometry’s Schnurmacher Institute for Vision Research

NEW YORK — Dr. Shirin Hassan, assistant professor at Indiana University Bloomington School of Optometry, presented on street-crossing decisions of subjects with low vision and other visual impairments during SUNY Optometry’s Schnurmacher Institute for Vision Research colloquium on Tuesday, September 17. Dr. Hassan stated the importance of assessing street-crossing decision-making performance in real-world conditions in order…
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Xiaoying Zhu

Dr. Xiaoying Zhu is currently the Lead Clinician at the Myopia Control Clinic at the University Eye Center of the SUNY, College of Optometry. She is also leading both clinical and basic research for myopia control, and teaching some didactic courses. Dr. Zhu completed her Ophthalmology residency training in China,…
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