EBAA produces a variety of publications to educate the general public and its membership on eye banking trends, surgical procedures and techniques, eye banking standards and protocol, corneal research, regulations, and association activities.

Medical Standards/Procedures Manual

EBAA’s Medical Standards are a guide to eye banks to ensure strict adherence to approved medical policies and procedures. The Procedures Manual is an operational guide to the Medical Standards, and establishes clinically-accepted, baseline practices for each eye banking procedure.

Eye Banking Statistical Report

The Eye Banking Statistical Report is the world’s most comprehensive examination of eye banking processes and trends.

International Journal of Eye Banking

The International Journal of Eye Banking is EBAA’s quarterly, peer-reviewed, open access online journal.

Year in Review

Published annually, the Year in Review shares EBAA’s activities, achievements and efforts on behalf of the eye banking community, as well as new developments in eye banking and surgical techniques, donor and/or recipient stories, statistical reporting snapshots and grant and award information.

Member Publications


EBAA’s monthly e-newsletter is distributed to EBAA member eye banks, and R. Townley Paton Society members, keeping them informed about events, educational opportunities, news, and other activities specific to the eye banking and ophthalmic communities.

The Focal Point

The Focal Point is a bi-weekly newsletter that highlights advocacy, regulatory and legislative topics of importance to EBAA members.