Patricia Bath-Ophthalmologist

 

Name: Dr. Patricia Bath

STEM Career: Ophthalmologist (Medical doctor of disorders and diseases of the eye)

Significant Contribution/s: Inventor of the Laserphaco Probe, a laser tool for the removal of eye cataracts

Birth: November 4, 1942

Learn more:

http://www.biography.com/people/patricia-bath-21038525#synopsis

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patricia_Bath

http://teacher.scholastic.com/activities/bhistory/inventors/bath.htm

Let your vision be ahead of your sight! Dream beyond what you see and never let your environment determine the size of what you see in your convictions. If possible, dream about what does not exist and the good news is that “it is possible”; so go and do it now!

— Israelmore Avlvor, The Great Hand Book of Quotes


News & Events