Visitors to the Beeghly campus in Boardman will have the opportunity to enjoy a unique, locally produced piece of art when the hospital’s new main entrance opens this summer. The artwork is being created for the campus’s expansion project, which will open July 11. One of the building’s architects, Adam May of Hasenstab Architects, also […]
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Akron Children’s Hospital has long had a commitment of including artwork from local students to adorn the rooms and hallways of our various offices. And with our expanded Beeghly campus in Boardman set to open to patients July 11, we’re continuing that tradition. Over 40 students from 6 local schools will have their artwork on […]
We go the extra mile to help kids feel like kids. Pediatric Surgeon Dr. Robert Parry creates special drawings on surgical dressings. For Nicholas Sender, 8, that meant waking up from surgery with his own Lamborghini.
Five-year-old Eva Xu’s mother called her daughter’s cancer diagnosis a ‘blessing in disguise’ for how it brought their family closer and exposed an inner strength they didn’t realize they had. “Even though it’s a horrible thing, it all depends on how you look at it,” said Eva’s mother, Michelle Chen of Youngstown. “We’ve grown so […]
It started as the graphic art for an April 3, New Yorker cover and came to serve as a Twitter rallying cry for women surgeons across the globe. Little did French artist Malika Favre know that her graphic art of 4 women surgeons in the operating room would become a “hear me roar” moment for female surgeons […]
Thirteen retired members of our medical staff gathered recently to be recognized for their contributions through the years. “This is a celebration,” said Bill Considine, president and CEO. “We could tell stories about life’s journeys through the work and service of all of you. We couldn’t do the work we’re doing today without you. I’m […]