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The Journey Continues Episode 35 "The Graft"

Updated: Oct 4, 2022

Did you know the first successful kidney transplant was performed at a tiny hospital in Evergreen Park, IL in 1950? If not, you're not alone. Our guest Edmund Lawler wrote The Graft to tell the little-known story of this ground-breaking operation and the brave patient and surgeon at the center of it.

The Journey Continues is now available on YouTube! Download and subscribe in Spotify, Stitcher, Apple Podcasts, Google Play, or wherever you like to listen. Note: if you have never listened to a podcast before, simply click one of the links above and choose which episode you'd like to hear. Spotify and Stitcher will play in your web browser. Apple Podcasts and Google Play may require an app download.

The Journey Continues is recorded and produced by Rivet and brought to you by the National Kidney Foundation of Illinois and Donate Life Illinois.

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