Eye Donation Month - 2021


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The Gifted Life Podcast
Show Notes: November is Eye Donation Month, and we are celebrating with two guests to this episode. First, Eye Bank Association of America's President and CEO, Kevin Corcoran joins the conversation to detail how COVID has impacted eye donation and transplantation in the last year. Then, Melissa St. Pierre, cornea recipient and volunteer for Baton Rouge Regional Eye Bank, shares her story of sight restored. Finally, we chat about tips for accepting help and honor hero Brenda Myers.

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