David Tripp, 59, an attorney in northern Virginia, suffered kidney damage after cancer treatment in 2012. He was turned down by two clinics for a kidney transplant because doctors thought anti-rejection medication could cause the cancer to recur. But a chance meeting between his sister, Mara, and a childhood classmate of his, Ron Paul, led him to a successful transplant.
I received an amazing gift through amazing circumstances
January 8, 2021
As the first hospital in the District to provide COVID-19 vaccines to our care team, GW Hospital is proud to continue providing first and second doses to our frontline #HealthcareHeroes.
GW Ron and Joy Paul Kidney Center and the GW Transplant Institute Honored with the 2019 National Kidney Foundation Community Partnership Award
December 6, 2019
The George Washington University (GW) Ron and Joy Paul Kidney Center and the GW Transplant Institute received the 2019 National Kidney Foundation Community Partnership Award at the 39th Annual Kidney Ball on Nov. 23 in Washington, D.C.