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Mending Minds at Golisano Children's Hospital
Kamri Beagell
Kamri Beagell's life was saved by expert care from our pediatric neurologists.
Golisano Children's Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) is proud to be ranked by U.S. News & World Report as among the best in the nation in Child Neurology and Pediatric Neurosurgery.

During Brain Awareness Week, we'd like to highlight some of the brain-related research, clinical stories, education initiatives and community outreach efforts that our divisions of Child Neurology and Pediatric Neurosurgery are invest their time and energy into, so we can better serve our community's children for brain-related issues.

Roger and Carolyn Friedlander Establish Fellowship

Friedlanders Golisano Children's Hospital is pleased to announce that Roger and Carolyn Friedlander have pledged to create the Dr. Elizabeth R. McAnarney Professorship in PediatricsPending approval from the University's Board of Trustees, the professorship will be held by Richard E. Kreipe, M.D., professor of Pediatrics and a prot�g� of McAnarney's. Kreipe was recently honored with Outstanding Achievement by the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine.


The Friedlanders' generous commitment will go toward our $100 million campaign, which will support both a new children's hospital and major enhancements to pediatric programs. 

The effort is part of the University of Rochester Medical Center's $650 million campaign and the overall $1.2 billion goal of The Meliora Challenge: The Campaign for the University of Rochester.

Child Life Month
What better time to highlight the good work Golisano Children's Hospital's child life specialists do than during Child Life Month? Our Child Life program coordinator, Wendy Lane, has written a guest editorial for our blog, about the benefits of child-directed play for hospitalized children. 
Stroll for Strong Kids
Superfriend Sandy
This year's Stroll for Strong Kids, set for Saturday, June 2, at the University of Rochester, is celebrating the super hero within us all -- with capes, costumes and plenty of family-friendly fun. Visit our Stroll page for more information on the 16th annual event, which is presented by Abbott's Frozen Custard.

CMN Hospitals new logoVisit our CMN Hospitals Sponsors page to find out more about upcoming promotions in area stores. We also invite you to save the date for the CMN Hospitals Telethon, set to run on News 10 NBC from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 6:30 to 11 p.m. Sunday, June 3.

Upcoming Events

March 16 - Awesome 80s Prom

March 24 - Keeping Hope Strong

March 25 - Quarter Mile of Quarters

March 31 - Monte Carlo Night 

March 31 - Taylor Brush Dinner Dance


Visit our calendar of events, for more on the various community fundraisers held to support Golisano Children's Hospital.

To give hope to children and their families today,  please make a gift to Golisano Children's Hospital.


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