Calling all Coats’ Patients and Parents! 

Help a Coats’ Patient and High School student researcher to further his research on Coats’ Disease The Jack McGovern Coats’ Disease Foundation is happy to support Coats’ patient and high school student John, who is participating in a three-year science program in which he is …

Meet Dr. Abubakar Abdullah

Dr. Abubakar Abdullah hails from Kano, Nigeria, where his childhood dreams always revolved around making a meaningful contribution to his community. Observing the scarcity of ophthalmologists alongside the overwhelming need for their services, he resolved to pursue a career in medicine with a focus on …

Meet Dr. Okechukwu Udeala and Dr. Otih Gabriel. C

Dr. Okechukwu Udeala and Dr. Otih Gabriel.C. visited Nne Enyemaka Parish Umuaka, Njaba Local Government Area, Imo State, Nigeria. They were received by the Reverend Father in-charge, where they stated the reason for their visit: “Know The Glow Awareness Campaign in Nigeria,” which had been …

Meet Dr. Yamilee

In the bustling world of healthcare, there are individuals who shine bright, their dedication and passion illuminating paths where others may see only darkness. Dr. Yamilée Chérubin, Haiti’s first Pediatric Ophthalmologist, is undeniably one of these beacons. Recently, Megan Webber, co-founder of KnowTheGlow, was introduced …

The Lion’s Eye Hospital Project

In a virtual meeting that echoed with enthusiasm and commitment, Megan Webber, Co-Founder of KnowTheGlow, engaged with Engr. H.O.B. Lawal, the Lion Project Steering Committee Chairman, and Lion Lami Ahmed, the Project Steering Committee Secretary of the Lions Eye Hospital Project Nigeria. The discussion centered …

Meet Dr. Mustpha Bature

In a recent Zoom meeting, Megan Webber, co-founder of KnowTheGlow, had the opportunity to engage in a stimulating conversation with Dr. Mustapha Bature, the Chairman of the Young Ophthalmologist Forum (YOF) of Nigeria. Facilitated by Dr. Ifeoma Umeche, this enlightening discussion shed light on Dr. …