She Cared Enough to Share Her Heart

Categories: Cause Related Marketing Partnerships
When it comes to caring for children, Christine Finck, MD, has a big heart and lots of love to share. Dr. Finck, who is Surgeon-in-Chief at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, has performed life-saving surgery on hundreds of children over the years. Thirteen years ago, at a children’s hospital in Philadelphia, one of the children she …

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Not all Superheroes wear capes!

Categories: Medical Center News, Partners in Caring, Patient Families
Connecticut Children’s is celebrating National Superhero Day on April 27 to honor superheroes, both real and fictional. Batman, Wonder Woman, Superman, Captain America, Iron Man, Hulk and Spiderman are just some of the superheroes whose names we recognize. Even though they are fictional, these superheroes are great role models for our children. They serve and …

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The Coonrod Family Fund—A Profile in Caring

Categories: Donor Story, Patient Families
When Garrison Coonrod turned 1 last November, his parents, Leslie and Lane, did not want to celebrate with presents—Garrison himself was a gift beyond price—so they decided to do something dramatic for others. November was decidedly not supposed to be Garrison’s birth month: he was due in February, but apparently he just couldn’t wait to …

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