On April 28th MICH faculty
and residents attended the
2012 Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) Meeting in Boston. See our presentations and workshops>
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are held every other Tuesday
at 8:00 am in the Schreiber Auditorium. Breakfast at 7:30 am in 2C. Click to see the
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Please help support our
colleague Amy Felix, CPNP, as she runs the Napa-to-Sonoma Half Marathon for the
Crohn's & Colitis Foundation
Fond farewell to
Caroline Mason, Child Life Specialist. We wish her much luck in her future endeavors.
Dr. Revital Caronia on the birth of her son, Jacob Anthony!
Collette Pinnock, MA, on the birth or her son, Rylan Ryder!
Dr. Daniela Rafii on the birth of her daughter, Alexandra Nerea!
|Melissa Cordero, RN
Kimberly Jawin, RN
Yelena Khudaynatova, RN
Shoshana Lasry, RN
Lyndonna Williams, RN
|Message from the Chair
On May 9, 2012, I had the pleasure of representing Maimonides Medical Center at the Press Conference at Harlem Hospital at the launching of the Breastfeeding, Latch-On Initiative of the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. Maimonides and 22 other NYC hospitals signed onto the initiative, thus agreeing that they would turn down the receipt of free infant formula, refuse to market formula for companies, and support a woman's choice to breastfeed. Read More>
The Division of Pediatric Dentistry has been serving the needs of community children since 1994. We are a family centered facility located at 4303 13th Avenue. With a focus on prevention, early detection, and treatment of dental diseases, we are a great resource for children. We provide comprehensive dental care with an emphasis on prevention. We use multiple behavior management modalities to provide optimal care for each individual child. Learn More >>
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Our newborn nursery is located on the third floor of the new building and the renovated Kronish unit, adjacent to the Maternity units. Our Maternity center has over 7,000 deliveries each year. Staffed with nurses and General Pediatricians, our newborn nursery offers the highest quality healthcare for Brooklyn babies. Our newborn nursery staff are specialized nurses whose primary job is to care for your infant. Read More >
MICH has initiated a project aimed at developing tools to enhance communication between clinicians and families. Using the core concepts of patient and family centered care - dignity and respect, information sharing, participation, and collaboration - we are working to develop a simple and comprehensive approach to facilitate communication and the partnership between patients, families and healthcare professionals. Read More >
In celebration of Nurses' Week, the Department of Nursing raffled off 15 beautiful baskets and donated the proceeds to Nurses House, a national fund for nurses in need. Congratulations to Tina Borden and Janine Browne, RN, two of the winners!
As we are coming to the end of the year the Division of Pediatric Education would like to make sure you do not miss some important dates! We look forward to seeing you at any and all events if possible as we support our trainees as well as the students who wish to walk in their shoes! Read More >
Family Centered Care
The members of the Family Advisory Board (FAB) are all committed to making the hospital experience a much safer and more pleasant experience for children and their families. We are pleased to announce that we are raising awareness of Maimonides Infants and Children's Hospital and the FAB by joining health fairs and symposiums in various communities across Brooklyn. Read More >
|For Your Interest
We are happy to announce that the Maimonides Infants and Children's Hospital Pediatric Subspecialty Center, at 6701 Bay Parkway, is now open! For appointments call
On March 11th, 25 MICH patients participated in the Naomi Cohain Foundation Express Yourself ArtWorks' Show. This program is a creative and performing art exhibition by children and young adults with chronic and life-threatening illnesses and their siblings. Click here to see our patients' artwork >