Pamela Paulk, vice president of human resources, is donating a kidney as part of a series of “domino” kidney transplants. Because of her generosity, a fellow employee at The Johns Hopkins Hospital will receive a kidney transplant. She also hopes to increase public awareness of the importance of organ donation and is telling her story throughout her personal journey.
0:30 It’s a long journey, I came to it over a long slow process
1:04 Went to watch a kidney transplant
1:44 Talked to the transplant people
2:20 Met an employee who needed a kidney
3:03 He wasn’t on the transplant list
3:47 One other thing on the road
4:40 Courage doesn’t feel like what it is to me
5:19 I hope that out of this one other person comes forward
5:52 Takes your body that long to heal
6:22 What’s the worst fear?
7:06 My kidney won’t work in somebody else
7:44 I want to be able to feel good about it
Follow Pamela on her journey to donate a kidney to a fellow co-worker.