Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine http://wlrn.org en Florida’s First Liver Transplant Recipient Among FIU Med School's First Graduates http://wlrn.org/post/florida-s-first-liver-transplant-recipient-among-fiu-med-schools-first-graduates <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Dr. Trine </span>Engebretsen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> bristles at the mere hint of anyone expressing sympathy for her – something she makes clear when strangers ask about her story.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>After all, Engebretsen’s entire life has been one display after another of fortitude.</p><p>“Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue,” she states, calling upon a quote. “Realize the strength, move on.”</p> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Elizabeth Hanly 15207 at http://wlrn.org Florida’s First Liver Transplant Recipient Among FIU Med School's First Graduates