Eleanor Gold, PhD
Eleanor Gold is the Editor in Chief at Eyes On Eyecare. She is passionate about science communication and education (particularly in the field of eyecare!), holds a PhD in English from the University at Buffalo, and in her spare time enjoys reading, water sports, and travel.
JUST RELEASED: The 2023 Myopia Report
We surveyed 316 optometrists on myopia management. Get your free copy of the report!
The 2023 Dry Eye Report
We surveyed 428 optometrists on dry eye diagnosis, treatment, and management. Get your free copy of the report and learn about the state of the field!
The 2022 Optometrist Report
See what over 600 optometrists had to say about optometry in 2022, from salary expectations to future innovations.
Starting a Private Practice Refractive Surgery Fellowship
Uncover the necessary steps to adding a refractive surgery fellowship to your private practice.
The 2022 Glaucoma Report
We surveyed over 750 eyecare professionals on their approaches to the diagnosis, treatment, and management of glaucoma. Download your free copy of the report to learn how your colleagues in optometry and ophthalmology are approaching this disease!
The 2021 Optometrist Report
In this report, see what 685 optometrists had to say about the state (and future!) of optometry in 2021.
The 2021 Glaucoma Report
We surveyed 667 optometrists on glaucoma diagnosis, treatment, and management. Download your free copy of the 2021 Glaucoma Report to see how your practice compares.
ZEISS Is Releasing A New Edition of The Field Analyzer Primer—Here’s Why You Need It
Not only is there new material, but the digital edition can be FREE! Here’s what you need to know about the fifth edition, Excellent Perimetry.
The 2021 Optometry Student Report
In this first-of-its-kind report, see what 1,476 optometry students—20% of all U.S. students—had to say about the clinical education and professional development provided by U.S. and Canadian optometry schools.
The 2020 Optometrist Report
In this report, see what 719 ODs had to say about the unique challenges faced by optometry in 2020.
Why Be an Optometrist with MyEyeDr.
We interviewed two ODs to learn about how ODs at MyEyeDr. can practice the way that suits their individual needs and the needs of their community, and what resources the company provides to enable great patient care.
Which Is The Best Ophthalmology Residency For You?
Choosing your ophthalmology residency is a big decision; after all, with over 100 programs to choose from, you have to narrow it down somehow. Use our dynamic tool to kickstart your research process!
Dry Eye, Gender, and What Ophthalmology Residents Should Know
When it comes to treating patients, it’s important to know not only the general causes of dry eye, but the specific factors that come to play in your patient’s life. We interviewed dry eye specialist Dr. Cynthia Matossian, MD to discuss how gender and lifestyle can affect DED.
The Ophthalmologist’s Complete Guide to Getting Your Medical License
Every state has different licensing procedures for ophthalmologists. Read on for a complete guide on how to get your medical license in all 50 states (and congratulations on making it to this step!).
Ophthalmology Private Practice Ownership: A Conversation with Dr. Timothy Murray, MD, MBA
Dr. Timothy Murray, MD, MBA discusses why ophthalmologists should get an MBA, as well as the various other lessons he's learned from his career.
The 5 Wildest Eyecare Stories from 2019
In 2019, we watched the world learn about why eyecare is healthcare, the illuminating aspects of intraocular pressure, and what kinds of insects could make their ways into people’s eyes . . .
NewGradOptometry Moves to CovalentCareers
The NewGradOptometry Audio Series Is Live!
We're making a podcast from our best articles! Listen to the NewGradOptometry Audio Series here, subscribe, and suggest what you want to hear!
An Unconventional Journey Through Optometry
We interviewed Dr. Millicent Knight of Essilor about the future of optometry, adversity and leadership, and her advice for young ODs.