Scripps Health heart failure specialist Ajay Srivastava, MD, recently participated in a press conference with Scripps cardiology patient Rod Carew to discuss his recent heart transplant.
Carew, a Major League Baseball Hall of Famer, has been treated by Scripps cardiologists for the last two and a half years since having a major heart attack and developing life-threatening heart failure.
The press conference also featured family members of a former NFL player whose heart was donated to Carew after his untimely death.
Read the Los Angeles Times coverage: Rod Carew Works to Promote Organ Donation After Receiving the Ultimate Gift From Former NFL Player Konrad Reuland: A Heart
Read the Los Angeles Daily News article: Baseball Hall of Famer Rod Carew's Organ Transplants Unite Two Families
Watch a replay of the press conference on Facebook: Rod Carew Press Conference