Golisano Children's Hospital Connection

Golisano Gift Jumpstarts Hospital Dedicated to Children

Rochester entrepreneur, philanthropist, and champion of children’s health,
B. Thomas Golisano on July 14 announced a $20 million gift to Golisano Children’s Hospital – surprising URMC leaders with a pledge of $2 million more than anticipated. With this gift, URMC announced plans to build a new $134 million Golisano Children’s Hospital dedicated to the care of sick and injured youngsters.  Read more about the gift »

Specialists Help Youth Who Struggle with Gender Identity

Adolescents who are transgender have a new place to turn for multidisciplinary care. The Division of Adolescent Medicine at Golisano Children’s Hospital has formed a team of specialists to help young people through the process of considering a different gender identity. Read more about this service »

Expert Offers Recommendations for Adolescent Birth Control

IUDs and hormonal implants may be good options for contraception in adolescents though many are not aware of them as choices, according to experts at Golisano Children’s Hospital. Learn more about these recommendations »

Smoke-Exposed Children with Flu More Likely to Need ICU

Children who are exposed to secondhand smoke are more likely to need intensive care and intubation when hospitalized with influenza, according to research by the University of Rochester Medical Center recently presented at a Pediatric Academic Society meeting in Denver. The children also had longer hospital stays. Learn more about this research »

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