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Greater Boston; Face Transplant Update / Old North Church / Healing Hepatitis C

05/21/2009


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Series
Greater Boston
Program
Face Transplant Update / Old North Church / Healing Hepatitis C
Program Number

5/21/2009, 5/22/2009

Series Description

HUB CITY AT ITS BEST. A LOOK AT EVERYTHING AND EVERYBODY INTERESTING IN BOSTON. HOSTED BY EMILY ROONEY. Series release date: 1/1997

Program Description

Face Transplant Update James Maki, the nation’s second face transplant recipient, made a public appearance today. Maki, was disfigured in 2005 when he fell onto an electrified third rail in a Boston T stop, and is still recovering at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Guests: Richard Luskin, CEO, New England Organ Bank; Alan Grossman, Heart Transplant Recipient

Old North Church Over 1,100 early Bostonians are buried in 37 tombs located in the basement of the Old North Church. Archaeologist Jane Lynden Rousseau has spent hundreds of hours studying the crypts, some of which date back to the early 1730s. Guests: Jane Lynden Rousseau, Archeaologist

Healing Hepatitis C Christopher Kennedy Lawford, nephew of John F. Kennedy, discusses his new book, Healing Hepatitis C. In Healing Hepatitis C, Lawford recalls being diagnosed with the virus and his successful treatment. Guests: Christopher Kennedy Lawford, Co-author, Healing Hepatitis C; Dr. Jorge Fleischer, Co-author, Healing Hepatitis C

Duration

00:28:30

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Local Communities
Citation
Chicago: “Greater Boston; Face Transplant Update / Old North Church / Healing Hepatitis C,” 05/21/2009, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 7, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F0C352CAF2C4405199F0F64EFDB9AF4F.
MLA: “Greater Boston; Face Transplant Update / Old North Church / Healing Hepatitis C.” 05/21/2009. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 7, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F0C352CAF2C4405199F0F64EFDB9AF4F>.
APA: Greater Boston; Face Transplant Update / Old North Church / Healing Hepatitis C. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F0C352CAF2C4405199F0F64EFDB9AF4F
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