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Brianna

Brianna recovering from life-threatening cancer

Published: Dec 12th, 2011

Brianna started her life fighting, fighting for a chance to live. Her future was in question only five weeks after her birth. Brianna became very ill and eventually was seen […]

The Bright Triplets

Published: Dec 6th, 2011

Ashley, Brittney and Caitlin were born 27 weeks premature and each weighed less than two pounds.  The fight for their survival began from the moment their mom was transported to […]

Wyatt Thomas

Published: Dec 6th, 2011

During his last physical before leaving Shands Children’s Hospital at the University of Florida, UF physicians discovered a serious heart murmur in two-day-old Wyatt Thomas. His parents, Ann and Johnny […]

Cat Chennell

Published: Dec 6th, 2011

Cat Chennell’s grandmother, Lila Johnston, wept when asked how it felt to see Cat play like a normal 9-year-old girl. “Your heart just explodes into crying,” she said as she […]

Pediatric Emergency Room Photos

Pediatric Emergency Room Photos

Published: Nov 10th, 2011

Bryan Got a Second Chance: How UF physicians at Shands saved a boy’s life

Bryan Got a Second Chance: How UF physicians at Shands saved a boy’s life

Published: Nov 8th, 2011

Two-year-old Bryan Rosenberg lay in his hospital bed following emergency brain surgery. His father, Dr. Jason Rosenberg, remembers this nightmare of a day as if it was yesterday. On Aug. […]

Michael

Michael

Published: Nov 8th, 2011

Michael was diagnosed with a brain tumor called fibrillary astrocytoma, grade II at the age of 8, when he had begun to show significant symptoms; he had lost the use […]

Josef

Josef

Published: Nov 8th, 2011

Josef’s Bounce Back! From the time he was born, Josef had trouble breathing and suffered from colds every month. When he became sick again shortly after his family moved to […]

Celebrity Waiter Night Celebrates an Award-Winning Night

Celebrity Waiter Night Celebrates an Award-Winning Night

Published: Nov 8th, 2011

Celebrity Waiter Night raised $217,391.21 for Shands Hospital for Children at the University of Florida on May 16 in Ben Hill Griffin Stadium’s Touchdown Terrace. More than 290 people celebrated […]

Dance Marathon at UF smashes fundraising record, raises more than $700,000 for Shands Kids!

Dance Marathon at UF smashes fundraising record, raises more than $700,000 for Shands Kids!

Published: Nov 8th, 2011

From April 2-3, more than 800 students at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center danced their way into Shands Kids’ hearts to the tune of $713,053.68. This is a new record […]