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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.

 

 

#50YearsofTransplant: Dr. Kathryn Armstrong<img alt="" src="/Documents/Workplace%20campaign/Dr.%20Kathryn%20Armstrong%20(2).png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />#50YearsofTransplant: Dr. Kathryn ArmstrongTransplant medicine has rapidly evolved over the last 50 years. The technological advances in the field have led to innovations in patient care and empowered patients to be more collaborative partners in their transplant journey. http://www.transplant.bc.ca/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/50yearsoftransplant-dr-kathryn-armstrong2018-12-12T08:00:00Z
#50YearsofTransplant: Dr. Marietjie Slabbert<img alt="" src="/Documents/Workplace%20campaign/Dr.%20Marietjie%20Slabbert.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />#50YearsofTransplant: Dr. Marietjie SlabbertEach year during BC Transplant’s Operation Popcorn, transplant recipients, organ donor families and living donors thank health care professionals across British Columbia who champion organ donation. http://www.transplant.bc.ca/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/50yearsoftransplant-dr-marietje-slabbert2018-12-06T08:00:00Z
#50YearsofTransplant: Ashley Hiebert<img alt="" src="/Documents/Workplace%20campaign/Ashley%20Hiebert.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />#50YearsofTransplant: Ashley HiebertThe story of 50 years of donation and transplant in BC is also the story of the organ donors – living and deceased – who give the gift of a second chance at life to so many British Columbians. http://www.transplant.bc.ca/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/50yearsoftransplant-ashley-hiebert2018-11-27T08:00:00Z
#50YearsofTransplant: Dr. Paul Keown<img alt="" src="/Documents/Workplace%20campaign/Dr.%20Paul%20Keown.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />#50YearsofTransplant: Dr. Paul KeownOver the last 50 years of donation and transplant in British Columbia, thousands of health care professionals involved in the journey of patients and families play a vital role in giving British Columbians a second chance at life. http://www.transplant.bc.ca/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/50yearsoftransplant-dr-paul-keown2018-11-21T08:00:00Z
#50YearsofTransplant: Debbie Bielech & Matt Van Eeuwen<img alt="" src="/Documents/Workplace%20campaign/Debbie%20Bielech%20and%20Matt%20Van%20Eeuwen.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />#50YearsofTransplant: Debbie Bielech & Matt Van EeuwenThe story of 50 years of donation and transplant in BC is also the story of the organ donors – living and deceased – who give the gift of a second chance at life to so many British Columbians.http://www.transplant.bc.ca/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/50yearsoftransplant-debbie-bielech-matt-van-eeuwen2018-11-14T08:00:00Z
#50YearsofTransplant: David Folstad<img alt="" src="/Documents/Workplace%20campaign/David%20Folstad.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />#50YearsofTransplant: David FolstadThe story of 50 years of donation and transplant in BC is the sum of thousands of stories of transplant recipients. For these recipients, an organ transplant means hope, a future, and new life.http://www.transplant.bc.ca/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/50yearsoftransplant-david-folstad2018-11-07T08:00:00Z
#50YearsofTransplant: Dr. David Landsberg<img alt="" src="/Documents/Workplace%20campaign/Dr.%20David%20Landsberg.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />#50YearsofTransplant: Dr. David LandsbergOver the last 50 years of donation and transplant in British Columbia, thousands of health care professionals involved in the journey of patients and families play a vital role in helping British Columbians get a second chance at life. http://www.transplant.bc.ca/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/50yearsoftransplant-dr-david-landsberg12018-10-31T07:00:00Z
Celebrating 50 years of donation and transplant in BC<img alt="" src="/Documents/Workplace%20campaign/BC%20Transplant%20-%2050%20Year%20Anniversary%20Badge%20-%20Final.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Celebrating 50 years of donation and transplant in BCOctober 24, 2018, marks 50 years since the first ever transplant in British Columbia. Today thousands of British Columbians are alive because of an organ transplant.http://www.transplant.bc.ca/about/news-stories/organ-donation-transplant-stories/celebrating-50-years-of-donation-and-transplant-in-bc2018-10-24T07:00:00Z
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


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