Transplant

UChicago Medicine transplant nurses
​Transplant coordinator inspired by personal tragedy

When pre-kidney transplant coordinator Patrycja Ulijaszyk, RN, lost her boyfriend to a fatal motorcycle accident in 2008, she had no idea that his death would become the inspiration for her burgeoning career helping kidney transplant patients.

​Breakthrough hepatitis C treatment helps those in need of organ transplants
Brad Goodman with his two young children
Facebook, and a little luck, brings two strangers together for a kidney transplant
Kidney transplant patient Stewart Botsford (in bed) and his donor, Justin Maduena, visit with each other on August 18, 2016, in Mitchell Hospital after their surgeries two days earlier.