Cooper Brings Dance Party to Patient

Cooper Brings Dance Party to Patient

Cooper Brings Dance Party to Patient

When Yasha P. couldn’t attend her school dance because she had been hospitalized, the nurses and staff of Cooper University Health Care brought a dance to her. According to Yasha’s mother, Kay, her daughter was disappointed that she would miss this year’s spring dance because of health reasons. On Friday, the staff surprised the family with a dance party including a dress, decorations, music, and games. Read more.

Polina Khrizman, MD From MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper Delivers Keynote Address During Lung Force Expo

Polina Khrizman, MD, Medical Oncologist at MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper, delivers the keynote address to patients, caregivers and healthcare providers on the topic of Lung Cancer Screening at the Lung Force Expo being held at the Crowne Plaza in Cherry Hill, NJ.

 

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in the U.S in both men and women. Read more.

Camden Students Make “Heart Hug” Pillows for Hospitalized Children at Cooper

On March 22, 2017, representatives of the Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper visited St. Anthony of Padua School in Camden to accept a gift of handmade “heart hug” pillows to be given to hospitalized children.

Brittany Spaeth, Child Life Coordinator at Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper, accepted the pillows from St. Anthony’s students.

Brittany Spaeth, Child Life Coordinator at Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper, accepted the pillows from St. Anthony’s students.

 

The “Heart Hug” pillow project was initiated by Linda Burns, an art teacher at St. Read more.