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Future children’s hospital reaches new construction milestones

As we move into a season of growth and renewal, the construction of UR Medicine’s future Golisano Children’s Hospital, scheduled to open its doors in 2015, continues to progress in many ways. While the finishing touches are being put on … Continue reading

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Enhanced Support for Children with Autism

One in every 88 children is affected by autism spectrum disorder. With a steady rise in the prevalence of autism, more and more families are seeking support and treatment. The University of Rochester has become a national leader in autism treatment … Continue reading

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Getting to Know Your Pediatrician

Hospitals can be intimidating, especially when someone you love is being treated. It is comforting to have a relatable doctor, who can help you learn everything you need to know.  In order to help our patients get to know their … Continue reading

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Pediatric Surgery Division Helps Make Miracles Happen

Miracles happen every day at Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center.  Our Pediatric Surgery Division  performs more than 21,300 surgeries and procedures annually, ranging from minimally invasive surgery to repairing serious congenital malformations for children like Owen Harford. Owen, … Continue reading

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Pediatrician-in-Chief Shows off Plan for New Golisano Children’s Hospital

Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) is excited to share updated plans for the new Golisano Children’s Hospital, set to break ground in late summer or early fall. In the featured video above, Dr. Nina Schor, … Continue reading

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Wrap Up 2011 with a Smile

There’s still an opportunity to make 2011 a year to be proud of. Before you start closing the book on this year, we invite you to join the ranks of the many charitable groups, individuals, families, friends, colleagues and peers … Continue reading

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Three-Year-Old Boy on the Road to Recovery from Heart Defect

At 3-months-old, Charlie Levin wasn’t thriving like a normal baby. He was losing weight, constantly vomiting and breathing rapidly. After a chest X-ray in his hometown of Buffalo revealed an enlarged heart, Charlie was diagnosed with hypoplastic left heart syndrome. … Continue reading

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Planning Begins for New Golisano Children’s Hospital

Excitement was in the air as faculty and staff from Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) gathered to begin discussing plans to build the new Golisano Children’s Hospital.  Thanks to a very generous $20 million donation … Continue reading

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Tom Golisano Pledges $20 Million to Jumpstart Hospital Dedicated to Children

Tom Golisano Pledges $20 Million to Jumpstart Hospital Dedicated to Children Rochester entrepreneur, philanthropist, and champion of children’s health, B. Thomas Golisano, today surprised an audience of over 200 onlookers by announcing a $20 million gift to Golisano Children’s Hospital … Continue reading

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