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Organ Donation & Transplant Stories

Read stories of those whose lives have been affected by organ donation and transplant.

We know that the power of organ donation is best told through personal stories. So, we've collected stories of transplant recipients, donor families, and those closest to them to show how transplant and organ donation makes a difference throughout the province.

Have a connection to transplant? Want to share your story? Please see our 'Share Your Story' page for more information.

 

 

Transplant Hero: Dr. Anurag Singh<img alt="" height="562" src="/PublishingImages/Share%20your%20story/Anurag%20Singh.jpg" width="530" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Transplant Hero: Dr. Anurag SinghThere are a lot of people involved in the organ donation and transplant process in our province. From doctors and nurses, to dieticians and pharmacists—each and every one of them play a vital role in helping people in BC get a second chance at life.http://www.transplant.bc.ca/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/transplant-hero-dr-anurag-singh2018-05-29T07:00:00Z
Transplant Hero: Julia<img alt="" height="511" src="/PublishingImages/Share%20your%20story/Julia%20(2).JPG" width="530" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Transplant Hero: JuliaThere are a lot of people involved in the organ donation and transplant process in our province. From doctors and nurses, to dieticians and pharmacists—each and every one of them play a vital role in helping people in BC get a second chance at life.http://www.transplant.bc.ca/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/transplant-hero-julia2018-05-29T07:00:00Z
Transplant Hero: Dr. Brian Forzley<img alt="" height="502" src="/PublishingImages/Share%20your%20story/Dr%20Forzley.JPG" width="530" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Transplant Hero: Dr. Brian ForzleyThere are a lot of people involved in the organ donation and transplant process in our province. From doctors and nurses, to dieticians and pharmacists—each and every one of them play a vital role in helping people in BC get a second chance at life.http://www.transplant.bc.ca/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/transplant-hero-dr-brian-forzley2018-05-29T07:00:00Z
Transplant Hero: Marianna<img alt="" height="517" src="/PublishingImages/Share%20your%20story/Marianna%20photo_h.jpg" width="530" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Transplant Hero: MariannaThere are a lot of people involved in the organ donation and transplant process in our province. From doctors and nurses, to dieticians and pharmacists—each and every one of them play a vital role in helping people in BC get a second chance at life.http://www.transplant.bc.ca/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/transplant-hero-marianna2018-05-28T07:00:00Z
Meet Abby, heart transplant recipient<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Share%20your%20story/abby1.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Meet Abby, heart transplant recipientMy name is Abby. I'm 16 years old and a heart transplant recipient.http://www.transplant.bc.ca/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/meet-abby-heart-transplant-recipient2018-03-26T07:00:00Z
Transplant Hero: Annemarie, Clinical Nurse Specialist<img alt="Kaan 2016.JPG" src="/news/PublishingImages/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/transplant-hero-annemarie-clinical-nurse-specialist/Kaan%202016.JPG?Width=729" width="530" style="BORDER:0px solid;MARGIN:5px 5px;" />Transplant Hero: Annemarie, Clinical Nurse SpecialistThere are a lot of people involved in the organ donation and transplant process in our province. From doctors and nurses, to dieticians and pharmacists—each and every one of them play a vital role in helping people in BC get a second chance at life.http://www.transplant.bc.ca/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/transplant-hero-annemarie-clinical-nurse-specialist2018-02-16T08:00:00Z
Stories from the heart: Heart Month 2018<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/stories-from-the-heart/rob%20sutter%201.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Stories from the heart: Heart Month 2018February is Heart Month and we're sharing stories of those who have received one of the most precious gifts—the gift of life.http://www.transplant.bc.ca/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/stories-from-the-heart2018-02-08T08:00:00Z
Meet Kate, kidney recipient<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/meet-kate-kidney-recipient/Kate%203.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Meet Kate, kidney recipientMy name is Kate, and I received a pre-emptive living kidney transplant in 2017.http://www.transplant.bc.ca/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/meet-kate-kidney-recipient2017-11-29T08:00:00Z
Meet Joanne, liver recipient<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/Share%20your%20story/Joanne.jpeg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Meet Joanne, liver recipientMy name is Joanne and I received a life-saving liver transplant in 2013.http://www.transplant.bc.ca/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/meet-joanne-liver-recipient2017-11-08T08:00:00Z
Transplant Hero: Dr. Guy Fradet, Former Surgical Director, Lung Program<img alt="" src="/news/PublishingImages/Surgical%20Images%20(29).jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Transplant Hero: Dr. Guy Fradet, Former Surgical Director, Lung Program“There is never a week that passes when I don’t have memories of my transplant patients, those who are still alive and those who have died. I can still see their faces.”http://www.transplant.bc.ca/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/transplant-hero-dr-fradet2017-09-28T07:00:00Z


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