• This undated file photo provided by the Nash family via Brigham and Women's Hospital in Bosto...

    This undated file photo provided by the Nash family via Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, shows Charla Nash of Stamford, Conn., prior to being mauled by a Chimpanzee in 2009. Nash underwent a face transplant in May, 2011. (AP Photo/Family Photo)

  • This 2009 file photo provided by Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston shows Nash after she ...

    This 2009 file photo provided by Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston shows Nash after she was mauled. (AP Photo/Brigham and Women’s Hospital, File)

  • In this undated photo provided by Brigham and Women's Hospital, Nash is seen after her May, 2...

    In this undated photo provided by Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Nash is seen after her May, 2011, face transplant at the hospital. (AP Photo/Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Lightchaser Photography)

  • Nash, 57, said in a statement she's looking forward to doing things she once took for granted...

    Nash, 57, said in a statement she’s looking forward to doing things she once took for granted, including being able to smell, eat normally, speak clearly and kiss loved ones. (AP Photo/Brigham and Womens Hospital, Lightchaser Photography)