Introducing our CMN blog

Published: June 22nd, 2017

Category: Announcements, For the Kids

You can get an inside look at the stories and people who make UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital such a special place.

CMN at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital Blog

Here you’ll find hospital highlights and feature stories, like our #MiraclesInMotion series.

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The latest from For the Kids

Ambassador Highlight: Meet Kinsey

Ambassador Highlight: Meet Kinsey

Oct 12th, 2017

For the first seven months of her life, Kinsey was a perfectly normal baby. When her arms and legs suddenly began to swell, her parents learned that Kinsey was in kidney failure.

UF Health Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist Dr. Matthew Cascio was presented the 2017 Hyundai Hope on Wheels Grant Award prior to participating in the Hyundai Hope on Wheels handprint ceremony.

UF Health pediatric oncologist awarded $150K grant from Hyundai

Oct 9th, 2017

Earlier this month, representatives from Hyundai presented UF Health Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist Matthew Cascio, M.D., the 2017 Hyundai Hope on Wheels Young Investigator Grant Award for $150,000

CMN Ambassador Alyssa Mann presents a Walmart employee with a special thank you painting.

CMN Ambassadors visit Walmart and Sam’s Clubs

Oct 9th, 2017

Some of our CMN Ambassadors visited area Walmart and Sam's Club locations to thank employees for their hard work during the annual Miracle Balloon campaign.