Clinical News

“Reaching Out to Kids” Program Builds Special Bonds

For the past 16 years, the University of Rochester’s Reaching Out to Kids (ROK) program has paired medical students with pediatric patients at Golisano Children’s Hospital, fostering long-term friendships and community partnerships. Read more »

URMC Pediatrician to Receive Top Honor from American Pediatric Society

Elizabeth R. “Lissa” McAnarney, M.D., professor and chair emerita of Pediatrics at the University of Rochester Medical Center, will receive the 2013 John Howland Medal from the American Pediatric Society, the highest honor bestowed by the American Pediatric Society. Read more »

NIH Grant Takes Successful School-Based Asthma Program to Next Level

A new $3.6 million NIH grant will help pediatric researchers at Golisano Children’s Hospital at the University of Rochester Medical Center connect their Rochester City School-based asthma management program to doctors’ offices. This new program builds off a long-standing URMC collaboration with the city schools to improve asthma care, as well as Rochester’s successful school district-wide telemedicine program. Read more »

Multimedia in this Issue:

Wine Auction Slideshow

Wine auction slideshow

Rainbow Classic Slideshow

Rainbow Classic slideshow