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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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Sun Shines on Construction Site for Summer

The brick is laid. The windows are in. The crane will be taken down soon. From the outside, UR Medicine’s new Golisano Children’s Hospital looks almost done. In reality, a lot more work is ongoing inside, and we need the … 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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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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Eating Disorders are Often Missed in Overweight Teens

If your child is overweight, you know the pressure that’s put on getting that excess weight off. So when kids work hard, exercising and cutting out empty calories, you have to applaud that effort. But how do you know when … Continue reading

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Community Fundraising Makes a Difference for Future Hospital

Throughout the year, community groups across Rochester hold different fundraising events in support of Golisano Children’s Hospital. Whether it’s $1 from every ticket sold or 100 percent of event proceeds, every amount makes a difference for our pediatric patients. Numerous community … Continue reading

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Gala Inspires Hope for Future of Pediatric Care

With hope, we raised the future of pediatric care in our community at the 26th annual Golisano Children’s Hospital Gala. Held at the Rochester Riverside Convention Center, Oct. 19, the black-tie fundraising event inspired its 750 guests to raise $625,000 … Continue reading

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Construction team celebrates last beam by “topping out”

Members of our building team for the future Golisano Children’s Hospital recently held a “topping out” ceremony, a commemorative event in building construction celebrating the milestone of placing the building’s last structural steel beam. During a topping out ceremony, a … Continue reading

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