MCU and HOBLI Partner to Transform Optometry Education in the Philippines

A recent partnership between The House of Brandeis LifeStyle, Inc. (HOBLI) and Manila Central University is set to bring about significant advancements in the field of optometry in the Philippines. HOBLI, a well-known optical retailer, and MCU, an esteemed institution for optometry education, share a common goal of promoting academic excellence and industry relevance in optometry.

The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signing ceremony was held last April 20, 2023. It was led by Dr. Renato C. Tanchoco, VP for Planning and External Affairs, and Neelam Gopwani, HOBLI's managing director. Also, present at the event were VP for Academic Dr. Angelo Maduli and Esmeralda Gatmaitan, E Professional Service Department Manager.

This collaboration is expected to bring about groundbreaking advancements in the field, offering students unparalleled access to the latest trends, innovations, and practical experiences that will prepare them to become highly competent and compassionate optometrists.

The partnership between HOBLI and MCU is not only an exciting development for the field of optometry in the Philippines but a beacon of hope for the future of eye care in the country. This historic alliance creates new opportunities for students to learn from industry experts and develop their skills, enabling them to contribute significantly to the field.

HOBLI and MCU are paving the way for a brighter future, where the next generation of optometrists will continue to drive excellence and innovation in the eye care industry.