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Transplant nurses day

As a post-renal transplant coordinator, I serve as the advocate responsible for coordinating all activity for the transplant patient and their family. This includes, but is not limited to:

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Transplant Program at Texas Children’s Hospital

At Texas Children’s, we have one of the largest, most active pediatric transplantation programs in the nation, performing nearly 1,500 transplants since our program’s inception in 1988. Our team is … Full Entry »

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2016 Monthly News Round-Up: Top Stories From April

In April, the Department of Surgery welcomed a new class of physician assistant fellows, we performed four kidney transplants in one day, learned how donor milk can help moms in … Full Entry »

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The best gift I could give my father

Have you ever received unexpected news that altered your life? This happened to my father in the summer of 2007.

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ESRD: Our Mother’s Day Story

Mother’s Day is a special time to celebrate mothers and motherhood. This year, the celebration was even more special to my family; it was the first one my daughter was … Full Entry »

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