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Eddie Meath All-Stars Bond with Patients Before Big Game

Top Section V football players and cheerleaders took the time to bond with patients at UR Medicine’s Golisano Children’s Hospital over some Abbott’s Frozen Custard on Wednesday, July 2, all before their big east vs. west Eddie Meath All-Star Game. … Continue reading

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Wilson Foundation Gives $500,000 to General Pediatrics

Inspired by the generosity and legacy of its founders, Joseph C. Wilson ’31 and Peggy Wilson, the Wilson Foundation has awarded $500,000 to establish The Wilson Community Pediatrics Fund in the Division of General Pediatrics at UR Medicine’s Golisano Children’s … Continue reading

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May is for Miracles

Every May, we, at UR Medicine’s Golisano Children’s Hospital, can barely wait for the Celebration of Miracles Luncheon to announce the 2014 Miracle Makers and Miracle Kids. Today, we finally got to reveal who they are at the Rochester Riverside … Continue reading

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Meet Our 2014 Miracle Kids on Our New Instagram!

Are you on Instagram? We are! Follow our account, “@URMed_GCH,” for a sneak peek of our 2014 Miracle Kids, five courageous kids who have overcome great medical obstacles with the support of their incredible families and medical teams. Keep up-to-date … Continue reading

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Baby Girl Overcomes Multiple Medical Obstacles

An ovarian cancer survivor, Krystle Ellis didn’t think she was ever going to be able to have a baby. For her and her husband, Ricardo, the world changed, when they got the news in February 2012 that Krystle was pregnant. … Continue reading

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Autism rate rises to 1 in 68 children

According to a new estimate issued March 27 by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) the number of kids with autism has risen sharply. The data identifies 1 in 68 children (1 in 42 boys and 1 in 189 girls) … Continue reading

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NICU Patient’s Fairy Tale Journey

Did you know that Golisano Children’s Hospital is not just a place of healing, but also a place of magic and enchantment? The Colon family and their daughter Maiya experienced this magic first hand during Maiya’s stay in our Neonatal … Continue reading

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Patient Inspires Others to “Never Give Up”

As an 11 year old, the most Morgan Smithling was concerned about was practicing for her swim meets, what her sisters were up to, and showing her family’s Brown Swiss cows in the next county fair. In January 2013, however, … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays from Golisano Children’s Hospital!

We hope our last post of the year finds you in good health and surrounded by loved ones. This year has been a big one for Golisano Children’s Hospital, and we couldn’t have managed it all without your support. – … Continue reading

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Media tours true-to-life hospital rooms

Local Rochester media recently had the chance to tour two true-to-life mock-up rooms of the future Golisano Children’s Hospital. The interior mock-ups  – a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) room and a medical/surgical room – are on an unfinished floor … Continue reading

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