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New Children’s Hospital Rises in Rochester

The last pieces of structural steel are now in place on the new Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center. We celebrated with patients last week by opening up the site a little to let them decorate … Continue reading

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Pediatric Patients Decorate Steel Beam at Hospital Celebration

Pediatric patients visited the construction site of the new Golisano Children’s Hospital Tuesday afternoon to celebrate that the final structure beams will be placed in the next week. Inpatients and outpatients had the opportunity to decorate a steel beam with … Continue reading

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Construction Galore: Our Changing Landscape

While we watch the swift construction of the future Golisano Children’s Hospital right outside our windows, we are excited to think about our changing surroundings as well! The multi-phase I-390 corridor project, expected to finish by fall 2015, has already … Continue reading

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Construction Corner: Concrete, steel, and more!

Tremendous progress has been made on the future Golisano Children’s Hospital in the last few months. Multiple floors have decking, concrete has been poured, and more beams have been secured! It is remarkable to see how far we’ve come and … Continue reading

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Wear Jeans. Help Kids. Miracle Jeans Day 2013

Wearing jeans on Miracle Jeans Day, September 18, will not only make Golisano Children’s Hospital supporters comfortable, it will also make a difference.  Since 2009, Miracle Jeans Day has encouraged groups, and individuals, to trade traditional work attire for jeans … Continue reading

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Hyundai Hope on Wheels Continues to Support Cancer Research

Hyundai Hope on Wheels, a national nonprofit organization committed to finding a cure for childhood cancer, recently donated $75,000 to Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center. The scholar grant was awarded, during the grand opening of … Continue reading

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Piano Unlocks Potential of Boy with Autism

When Zachary Slade was an infant, his mother, Maria, knew something was different about him. He was colicky, he did not coo and unlike how other mothers describe locking gazes with their babies while feeding, Zach never made eye contact. In … Continue reading

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Construction Goes Vertical!

The tower crane has been up for a few weeks and the first steel beams are already in place! Things are moving quickly as we prepare for our new children’s hospital opening in 2015! We recently had the privilege of … Continue reading

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Announcing Our 2013 Miracle Kids

We are extremely excited to announce our 2013 Miracle Kids! These five courageous individuals have truly defied the odds, undergoing harrowing journeys to health. These children, and their incredible families, possess a genuine fighting spirit that is truly inspiring. James … Continue reading

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Pediatric Surgery Team Receives Star for Act of Kindness

Golisano Children’s Hospital Pediatric Surgeon Yi-Horng Lee, M.D., and Jennifer Maddison, N.P., were recently recognized as Strong Stars for their act of kindness that involved a pediatric patient. “We had a pediatric patient who was having his port removed after … Continue reading

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