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Cousins Battle Cancer Together

As new high school freshmen, cousins Mareesa Boyatzies and Katie Foster expected to share stories of new friends, classes, and extra-curricular activities. Never did the best friends imagine they would soon share a pediatric oncology team. In August 2011, 14-year-old Mareesa, a … Continue reading

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Interior Design of Golisano Children’s Hospital to Be Soothing, Engaging

The new Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center will be a place of healing, but it will also be a place to celebrate who our patients, families, faculty and staff are. Ballinger architects and hospital staff … Continue reading

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Virtual 3D Model of New Golisano Children’s Hospital Ready for Viewing

Golisano Children’s Hospital is forging ahead with its plans to build a brand new state-of-the-art children’s hospital for our community’s children and families. Plans are coming along quickly, as nurses, doctors, parents, architects, builders and staff members join forces to … Continue reading

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Golisano Children’s Hospital Moves into New Phase of Planning

Every week of planning brings us one week closer to breaking ground and building our new home for specialized pediatric care for the region’s children and families. This week, Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center and … Continue reading

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Stroll for Strong Kids Springs into Action

Golisano Children’s Hospital received a lot of fantastic submissions from the  Stroll for Strong Kids Theme Contest. Of all the great ideas that our Facebook fans suggested, one theme really rose to the top. “How about a superhero theme?” asked Patti … Continue reading

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Our Autism Experts Help Families Navigate Treatment Options

Families of children with autism spectrum disorders often face a host of challenges, from finding the right intervention strategies to dealing with shifting diagnoses, as children learn and grow. Autism experts from Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester … Continue reading

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Top Five Stories of 2011 from Golisano Children’s Hospital

To know where to go, you must know where you’re coming from. If last year is any indication of the strength, hope, resilience and enthusiasm that lies in the hearts and minds of this hospital and the wonderful community that … Continue reading

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Relieving Pain with Supportive Care

There’s a movement afoot in the medical community. Doctors go to medical school to learn how to fix the body and treat the disease. But there’s a growing consensus that treating the patient entails much more than simply treating the … Continue reading

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Thank You Video to Tom Golisano

Patients, families and staff offered their sincere thanks to Tom Golisano, our hospital namesake, who pledged to donate $20 million to Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center. The funds will jumpstart an initiative to build a … Continue reading

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