EBAA Accreditation Inspections for Medical Directors: How to Help Your Eye Bank Prepare

Intended for eye bank Medical Directors, this presentation recorded at the 2019 Annual Meeting provides information for how to prepare your eye bank for an accreditation inspection.

CEUs will not be awarded for this free session.

Christopher Stoeger, MBA, CEBT, CTBS

Lions VisionGift

Christopher Stoeger, MBA, CEBT, CTBS, started his career in eye and tissue banking at Transplant Services Center in Dallas in 1994. He moved to Portland in 2000 to work for Lions VisionGift, taking over as CEO in 2017. Chris has been active in the EBAA through many years of committee work. He currently serves on the Board of Directors, Medical Advisory Board, and the Accreditation Board. Chris is the co-author of many peer reviewed publications focused on safety, efficacy, efficiency, and innovation in eye banking and cornea transplantation.

​Christopher S. Ketcherside, MD

Christopher S. Ketcherside, MD, is a surgeon specializing in corneal disorders and transplant surgery as well as cataract and refractive surgery. Dr. Ketcherside completed his medical degree at the University of Missouri, his Ophthalmology residency at the University of Virginia, then completed a Cornea Fellowship at the Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Institute/University of Colorado. He has served on the Accreditation Board for the EBAA since 2011. He currently lives in Kansas City, Missouri, with his wife, Andrea, and three children Grayson, Ryann and River.


EBAA Accreditation Inspections: How to Help Your Eye Bank Prepare
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Open to view video. Christopher Stoeger, MBA, CEBT, Lions VisionGift, and Christopher Ketcherside, MD, Kansas City Eye Clinic