Texas native shares her special connection to West Virginia through organ donation
Nefeterius McPherson from Dallas, TX, honors her 12-year-old liver donor, Taitlyn Shae Hughes of Martinsburg, WV, who died of a brain hemorrhage in November 2011. McPherson visited General Hospital to talk to the medical staff about the power of organ donation on July 19.
McPherson met her liver donor's aunt, Sherry Thomas, for the first time during her visit to CAMC in July.
Members of CAMC's Kidney Transplant team and Nefeterius McPherson. More than 1,000 kidney transplants have been performed at CAMC over the past 26 years, including 18 transplants in 2013.