The Fifth Estate | Mar 21, 2014 | 3:25

Interview with the first DCD donor’s parents

Beth and Emile Therien are the parents of Sarah Beth who had a sudden cardiac arrest in June 2006 and was hospitalized for a week in a coma. She was removed from life support on June 17, 2006 and became the first DCD donor in Canada. Two people received Sarah Beth’s organs.

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