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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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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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Attend Medical School for an Evening: Pediatric Specialists Share Expertise with Hospital Supporters

Have you ever wanted an inside look at what it’d be like to be one of Golisano Children’s Hospital‘s pediatric specialists? On April 18, Golisano Children’s Hospital’s leading experts on neonatology, cancer, autism, eating disorders, surgery and orthopaedics, and congenital heart … Continue reading

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Light it Up Blue to Celebrate Autism Awareness Month

As part of Golisano Children’s Hospital’s capital campaign, we’re focused on enhancing programs and services in seven key areas, including our autism program. Thanks to our experienced clinicians and dedicated researchers, Golisano Children’s Hospital is proud to have one of the best autism programs … Continue reading

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Hospital Design Puts Children and Families First

At first glance, it is apparent that the new Golisano Children’s Hospital is designed around the common theme of supporting our patients – and their families. The most exciting features of the new building are the many spaces planned for gathering, playing, … 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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Why Play in the Hospital?

In honor of Child Life Awareness Month, Golisano Children’s Hospital’s Child Life program coordinator, Wendy Lane, has written a guest editorial on the benefits of child-directed play for hospitalized children.   When we think of children, many of us imagine … Continue reading

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Golisano Children’s Hospital Pledges to “Spread the Word to End the Word”

Far too often, in the classroom or on the streets, we hear people using the word “R” word, “retard” in an insensitive or bullying way. Many people don’t understand the weight that one word can carry for people with developmental … Continue reading

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A Heart-Focused Visit to the White House

February is American Heart Awareness Month — a time when our nation comes together to prevent and reduce the incidence of cardiovascular disease. Efforts range from very local initiatives — including the Heart Ball in Rochester that took place earlier … Continue reading

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