Archive of Accreditation Actions - October 2006

Report of Actions of the
Accreditation Council on Optometric Education
at the ACOE Fall Meeting
October 20-22, 2006

November 20, 2006

At its October 20-22, 2006 Annual meeting in St. Louis, Missouri, the Accreditation Council on Optometric Education took the following actions:

NOTE: The date behind the names of the programs below is the next currently scheduled full evaluation visit.

  1. Preaccreditation Actions
    • None


  2. Initial Accreditation
    • Wang Vision Institute Residency in Refractive and Ocular Surgery, which is affiliated with the Indiana University School of Optometry (2013);
    • BVA Advanced Eyecare-Tulsa Residency in Ocular Disease, which is affiliated with the Northeastern State University Oklahoma College of Optometry (2013)


  3. Continuing Accreditation
    Classification of “Accredited” continued following a full evaluation visit:
    • Bascom Palmer Eye Institute Residency in Ocular Disease, which is affiliated with the Nova Southeastern University College of Optometry (2013);
    • Jonathan M. Wainwright Memorial VAMC Residency in Primary Eye Care & Surgical Co-Management with emphasis in Geriatrics and Ocular Disease, which is affiliated with the Pacific University College of Optometry (2013);
    • Minnesota Eye Consultants Residency in Corneal and Refractive Surgery, which is affiliated with the Pennsylvania College of Optometry
    • Pennsylvania College of Optometry Residency in Cornea and Contact Lenses (2013);
    • Seidenberg Protzko Eye Associates Residency in Ocular Disease, which is affiliated with the Pennsylvania College of Optometry (2013);
    • State University of New York, State College of Optometry Residency in Cornea and Contact Lenses (2013);


  4. Reinstatement of Accreditation
    • None


  5. Withdrawal of accreditation by ACOE
    • None


  6. Voluntary withdrawal of accreditation
    • None