‘Everything happened so quickly’: COVID-19 patients who were first in U.S. to undergo double lung transplants – Chicago Tribune

Mayra Ramirez, 28, of Chicago, who got the very first double lung transplant at Northwestern Memorial Hospital on June 5, speaks at a news conference at the health center in Chicago on July 30, 2020. Mayras mother, Nohemi Romero, is at left. (Jose M. Osorio/ Chicago Tribune).