Survivor Allison wins Cosmo award - WalesOnline
Allison John from Cardiff South Wales who had four organ transplants has won Cosmopolitan’s award for the Ultimate Survivor.
Allison John, of Roath, Cardiff, collected the prize at The Cosmopolitan Ultimate Women of the Year Awards 2008.
Allison is the first person in the UK to survive four organ transplants.
She is now training to be a doctor and devotes her spare time to charity. In addition to raising £100,000 to build a local transplant unit, Allison is working with the Kidney Wales Foundation to raise awareness for the organ donor register