My use of social media has been life saving. I’ve gotten messages from mothers that found out about screening for congenital heart defects through my social media outreach. Because of this work, they asked for their babies to be screened and found heart defects that would have gone undetected.
Global Team of 200 Member: Kristine Brite
Kristine Brite McCormick advocates for social good through social media in her daughter’s memory. Kristine’s daughter Cora died at five days old from an undetected congenital heart defect. Kristine has been active in bringing screening for congenital heart defects to Indiana and other states, relying on social media to advocate for this change. She lives in Indianapolis with her husband, Ben, and is passionate about causes that save the lives of mothers and babies worldwide.