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Women in Science Spotlight: Kristen McCoy

Kristen McCoy

February 11th is the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, designed to spotlight the incredible work of so many women in STEM who pave the way for future generations. The EBAA took a full week this year to showcase a number of women leaders in the field of ophthalmology, including our very own VP of Surgical Applications, Kristen McCoy. Read more about Kristen’s journey in the sciences, that led her to her current position at MIS, from her EBAA interview below.

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Success Story – A Recipient Hopes to Pay it Forward

I’m sure a “thank you” card is not really sufficient to say how thankful I am for the very generous and thoughtful gift made to me through your beloved donor.

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Success Story – Hopeful Words from a Donor Family

To whomever receives this precious gift, we hope it brings you peace, good health and a new excitement for life.

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Success Story – Shannon, Donor Family

My name is Shannon, I’m the daughter of Sharon. I’m very heartbroken that my mom suddenly passed away, however I’m glad she was able to donate her cornea to you. Read More

Veterans Day Reflection: MIS VP of Logistics Shares the Value of Her Military Service

Although November is Eye Donation Month, Miracles In Sight also wants to make sure not to overlook an important day for the entire nation. November 11 is Veterans Day, which is especially meaningful for MIS since the organization is proud to have several veterans of the United States Military on staff.

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EBAA Eye Bank Accreditation

the gift of sight

Established in 1981, EBAA Accreditation is the gold standard for eye banking. Recognized by FDA, CDC and other federal agencies, this program ensures consistently safe, quality ocular tissue by confirming that our Medical Standards, which are endorsed by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, are consistently followed by all eye bank staff.  EBAA Accreditation is open to all entities that perform one or more eye banking functions, regardless of their EBAA membership status.
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