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Michael Magro Foundation & NYU Winthrop Hospital Join Forces to Keep Preemies Safer

Categories: Articles Posted: 10/19/20 11:09 AM

Michael Magro Foundation and NYU Winthrop Hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) have teamed up to help parents of the tiniest patients keep their children safer upon release from the hospital. ‘Infant CPR Anytime’, developed by the American Heart Association, and underwritten for NYU Winthrop Hospital’s NICU by Michael Magro Foundation, provides in hospital instruction […]

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Dr. Bear Helps Make Hospital Experience Fun for Pediatric Patients

Categories: Articles Posted: 10/7/20 1:29 PM

“Paging Dr. Bear! Dr. Bear to Pediatric GI Unit.” This call may not be out of the ordinary until you realize that Dr. Bear is, in fact, an NYU Winthrop Hospital teddy bear. His job is ‘working’ in the pediatric endoscopy/colonoscopy suite with young patients arriving for diagnostic GI procedures. For several weeks this past […]

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15th Annual Evening of Tasting and Giving 2019

Categories: Articles Posted: 10/16/19 10:06 AM

Written by Patty Servidio  When September turns to October and the days grow shorter, most minds focus on the arrival of autumn and the upcoming holiday season. For folks like Terrie Magro, VP of the Michael Magro Foundation, it’s the busiest time of the year. Terrie, along with her husband Paul, son Marc, and their […]

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Michael Magro Foundation and NYU Winthrop Hospital Provide Teddy Bears for Little Fighters

Categories: Articles Posted: 07/10/19 3:51 PM

Michael Magro Foundation and NYU Winthrop Hospital’s Pediatric Division created The Teddy Bear Program to provide teddy bears to children who are going through treatments. “The teddy bears really have an incredible impact on the children’s emotions as they undergo a huge battle in their young lives. The feedback we are getting from the nurses […]

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