Resources for Reporters
Contact Our Public Relations Team
Heather Hare, Sr. Public Relations Associate
Phone: (585) 273-2840
Rebecca Youmell, Communications Coordinator
Phone: (585) 276-4298
The Golisano Children’s Hospital Public Relations team is in regular contact with local, regional, state, and national media outlets throughout the year. We provide expert comment on medical breakthroughs and the newest research, while also telling miraculous patient stories and promoting fundraising events. With experts in more than a dozen pediatric subspecialties, we are bound to have the right person for the story.
A few of our often-quoted national experts are:
Breastfeeding, toxicology: Ruth Lawrence, M.D.
Autism, development and intellectual disabilities: Susan Hyman, M.D.
Childhood obesity: Stephen Cook, M.D., M.P.H.
Vaccine delivery: Peter Szilagyi, M.D., M.P.H.
Peds Orthopaedics (spine/hips): James Sanders, M.D.
Child/Adolescent Eating Disorders: Richard Kreipe, M.D.