Every few weeks, Morgan undergoes an 18-20-hour medication infusion to help her body fight juvenile dermatomyositis, an autoimmune disease with no known...
Sydney, 15 months
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), Neurology, Nephrology, and Emergency Medicine
“It’s every mother’s nightmare to find their child unresponsive in the middle of the night,” said Melissa Kalman. For Melissa and her husband, Noah, that...
Neurosurgery and Traumatic Brain Injury Clinic
AJ was on the pitcher’s mound when another player returned the ball and accidentally hit AJ in the forehead directly above his left eye.
Since being diagnosed with leukemia, a cancer of the bone marrow and the most common type of childhood cancer, Travis has spent months in the hospital and...
Hematology/Oncology and Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
Eighteen-year-old Alexis “Lexy” Quance was always an active child, so her parents, Tracey and Jared, knew something was wrong when she complained of chronic...
Traumatic Brain Injury Clinic
After being diagnosed with a traumatic brain injury, Abby organized a fundraising event to support the hospital program that helped her.