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Ugly Disco 2016

Ugly Disco 2016

Relive the 1970s at 2016’s most far-out party, the Ugly Disco. Travel back in time with thousands of Golisano Children’s Hospital supporters on Saturday, April 2 to benefit sick and injured children in the Rochester community.

Parents fight diabetes diagnoses with diligence and technology

Parents fight diabetes diagnoses with diligence and technology

Gracelyn Thompson is thriving despite a Type 1 Diabetes diagnosis, and part of the reason is a technology that has its roots in Rochester.

What are you thankful for?

What are you thankful for?

We have a lot to be thankful for this holiday season, especially the opening of our new Golisano Children's Hospital and the great support from our wonderful community, and beyond. We asked several members of our staff what comes to mind when asked what they're thankful for. Read about what they said.

Gala transports guests to old Hollywood

Gala transports guests to old Hollywood

UR Medicine’s Golisano Children’s Hospital supporters, including grateful parents, donors, hospital faculty and staff, sponsors and more, stepped into a movie scene out of old Hollywood Oct. 24 at the hospital’s 28th annual Gala.

"CPR in America" program features Golisano Children's Hospital patient

"CPR in America" program features Golisano Children's Hospital patient

Rebecca and Mark Knowles saved their son Cameron's life because they knew CPR. After his cardiac arrest, Cameron was eventually transferred to UR Medicine's Golisano Children's Hospital where he was diagnosed with Long QT Syndrome, a disorder of the heart's electrical activity that can cause sudden and dangerous arrhythmias. 

Second Opinion, WXXI's national healthcare series, has formed an exciting partnership with the American Heart Association to produce a national television special designed to teach Hands-Only CPR to all of America, and the Knowles' story is a part of it.