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New Grant Enables Stony Brook Children's Hospital to Make House Calls

News - Tue, 02/28/2012 - 16:03
STONY BROOK, N.Y., February 17, 2012 - When Susan Stell gave birth to her first child in June, she had many questions and concerns about caring for her newborn at home. But those fears soon subsided, thanks to the "Keeping Families Healthy" program offered by Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital.
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Drug to Treat HIV in Children Shows Promise Via Stony Brook-Led National Study

News - Tue, 02/28/2012 - 16:01
STONY BROOK, N.Y., January 6, 2012 - For children and adolescents with HIV infection, the recent Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the use of raltegravir, an antiretroviral drug that slows the spread of HIV infection, offers a new weapon to treat HIV infection in children. So says Sharon Nachman, M.D., Associate Dean for Research and Professor of Pediatrics, Stony Brook University School of Medicine, and the Principal Investigator and Study Chair of a national multicenter clinical trial that studied the safety and efficacy of raltegravir in HIV-infected children and adolescents.
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New Grant Enables Stony Brook Children's Hospital to Make House Calls

News - Fri, 02/17/2012 - 19:03
When Susan Stell gave birth to her first child in June, she had many questions and concerns about caring for her newborn at home. But those fears soon subsided, thanks to the "Keeping Families Healthy" program offered by Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital.
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Drug to Treat HIV in Children Shows Promise Via Stony Brook-Led National Study

News - Fri, 01/06/2012 - 19:01
For children and adolescents with HIV infection, the recent Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the use of raltegravir, an antiretroviral drug that slows the spread of HIV infection, offers a new weapon to treat HIV infection in children. So says Sharon Nachman, M.D., Associate Dean for Research and Professor of Pediatrics, Stony Brook University School of Medicine, and the Principal Investigator and Study Chair of a national multicenter clinical trial that studied the safety and efficacy of raltegravir in HIV-infected children and adolescents.
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Julie Andrews and Emma Walton Hamilton Will Be Honored At Stony Brook University's 2011 'Stars Of Stony Brook' Gala

News - Wed, 04/20/2011 - 13:22
The annual "Stars of Stony Brook" Gala will honor world-renowned Academy- and Grammy-Award winning actress Julie Andrews and her daughter, Emma Walton Hamilton, a 'New York Times' best-selling author and esteemed member of the Stony Brook University faculty, on Monday, April 4, 2011 at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers in New York City.
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Restaurants Offer Prix Fixe Menu to Support Stony Brook Children's Hospital

News - Wed, 04/20/2011 - 13:22
Long Island restaurants are helping to provide world class pediatric care for the kids on Long Island with "Dine Out for Kids" restaurants. From January 9 - 16, 2011, restaurant aficionados can enjoy a three-course prix fixe dinner for just $29.95 and five dollars from each purchase will be donated to Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital.
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Why Moms "Lindsay" And "Holly" Walk

News - Wed, 04/20/2011 - 13:21
Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital has partnered with the March of Dimes to host March for Babies, an iconic walk in which more than 900 communities participate annually.
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Stony Brook Children's Launches Program To Help Prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

News - Wed, 04/20/2011 - 13:21
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is the third leading cause of infant death in this country, according to the National Center for Health Statistics.
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Stony Brook Children's Launches Program To Help Prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome

News - Wed, 04/20/2011 - 13:21
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is the third leading cause of infant death in this country, according to the National Center for Health Statistics.
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Why Moms "Lindsay" And "Holly" Walk

News - Tue, 04/12/2011 - 13:21
Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital has partnered with the March of Dimes to host March for Babies, an iconic walk in which more than 900 communities participate annually.
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NY Islanders Shoot and Score: Play Santa and Deliver Toys For Patients at SBUMC

News - Tue, 02/01/2011 - 18:02
Four hockey players from the New York Islanders played Santa on December 14, delivering toys, other gifts, and good cheer to hospitalized children at Stony Brook University Medical Center. Forwards Jesse Joensuu and Matt Martin, along with defensemen Travis Hamonic and Milan Jurcina, visited with the patients and their families, signing autographs and giving away team jerseys.
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Would You Know When to Bring an Injured Athlete to the ED?

News - Tue, 02/01/2011 - 18:01
Grab your stadium blankets, put your folding chairs in the trunk and mark your calendars because varsity sports are in full swing! Many parents will spend countless hours on the sidelines and in the bleachers to cheer on talented young athletes; however an injured son or daughter can quickly alter the mood at any sporting event. Since most games and practices take place after office hours or on weekends, when doctors are difficult to reach, parents need to know the best alternative to provide immediate care in case of an emergency.
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First Annual "Harvest Lunch" Benefits Pediatrics MS Research at SBUMC

News - Tue, 02/01/2011 - 17:59
"A Season of Giving" was the theme at Stony Brook University Medical Center's Hospital Harvest Luncheon to support the National Pediatric MS (Multiple Sclerosis) Center at SBUMC, where vital medical research is conducted to find the answers to MS.
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Stony Brook University "Fall Classic" Benefits Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital

News - Tue, 02/01/2011 - 17:59
Stony Brook University students from 12 Greek organizations and two campus life organizations will be swinging for the fences at the 3rd Annual Alpha Phi Delta Fraternity Charity Softball Tournament on October 2. This year's tournament benefits the Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital, the only university-based children's hospital on Long Island. The games will be played on University recreation fields throughout the event, from 2:00 pm to 9 pm.
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Academy Street Elementary Students Collect Spare Change To Benefit Stony Brook Long Island's Children's Hospital

News - Tue, 02/01/2011 - 17:50
Students at Academy Street Elementary School in Bayport were one of the first schools to present spare change collected as part of a Suffolk County-wide initiative called "Change for Children" benefitting the newly announced Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital. Hundreds of kindergarten through 5th grade students returned their coin collection boxes at the first official Change for Children Campaign collection event, which was matched by Peter Ferentinos, a member of the Stony Brook University Medical Center Development Council, who attended the presentation, pledged to match the amount (the total of which is not yet available).
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Julie Andrews and Emma Walton Hamilton Will Be Honored At Stony Brook University's 2011 'Stars Of Stony Brook' Gala

News - Tue, 01/18/2011 - 12:22
The annual "Stars of Stony Brook" Gala will honor world-renowned Academy- and Grammy-Award winning actress Julie Andrews and her daughter, Emma Walton Hamilton, a 'New York Times' best-selling author and esteemed member of the Stony Brook University faculty, on Monday, April 4, 2011 at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers in New York City.
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Restaurants Offer Prix Fixe Menu to Support Stony Brook Children's Hospital

News - Tue, 01/04/2011 - 12:22
Long Island restaurants are helping to provide world class pediatric care for the kids on Long Island with "Dine Out for Kids" restaurants. From January 9 - 16, 2011, restaurant aficionados can enjoy a three-course prix fixe dinner for just $29.95 and five dollars from each purchase will be donated to Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital.
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NY Islanders Shoot and Score: Play Santa and Deliver Toys For Patients at SBUMC

News - Tue, 12/21/2010 - 21:02
Four hockey players from the New York Islanders played Santa on December 14, delivering toys, other gifts, and good cheer to hospitalized children at Stony Brook University Medical Center. Forwards Jesse Joensuu and Matt Martin, along with defensemen Travis Hamonic and Milan Jurcina, visited with the patients and their families, signing autographs and giving away team jerseys.
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First Annual "Harvest Lunch" Benefits Pediatrics MS Research at SBUMC

News - Tue, 11/30/2010 - 17:59
"A Season of Giving" was the theme at Stony Brook University Medical Center's Hospital Harvest Luncheon to support the National Pediatric MS (Multiple Sclerosis) Center at SBUMC, where vital medical research is conducted to find the answers to MS.
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Academy Street Elementary Students Collect Spare Change To Benefit Stony Brook Long Island's Children's Hospital

News - Thu, 10/21/2010 - 18:50
Students at Academy Street Elementary School in Bayport were one of the first schools to present spare change collected as part of a Suffolk County-wide initiative called "Change for Children" benefitting the newly announced Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital. Hundreds of kindergarten through 5th grade students returned their coin collection boxes at the first official Change for Children Campaign collection event, which was matched by Peter Ferentinos, a member of the Stony Brook University Medical Center Development Council, who attended the presentation, pledged to match the amount (the total of which is not yet available).
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