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March 2018

Golisano Children's Hospital to Launch Pediatric Liver Transplant Program

Golisano Children's Hospital to Launch Pediatric Liver Transplant Program

For the past decade, children in Upstate New York who needed a pediatric liver transplant didn’t have any local options. With no nearby providers, this meant long car trips or plane rides to New York City or centers in other states to get the care they needed — not only for the surgery itself, but also for the majority of the required follow-up visits and treatment.

Specialized Support: Nutrition Clinic Guides Families Through Long-Term Challenges

Specialized Support: Nutrition Clinic Guides Families Through Long-Term Challenges

Michael makes a trip to the doctor’s office at least once a month to see a specialized group of caregivers — the Pediatric Advanced Nutrition Support (PANS) team — who work to address the many nutritional challenges he faces.