Month: February 2013

Inaugural Berkowitz Lecture Series to Feature Arthur Caplan, PhD

February 26, 2013

Nationally-renowned bioethicist Arthur Caplan, PhD, will present “Medicine Just for You? The Promise and Perils of Personalized Medicine” to Cooper physicians, fellows, residents and students on Tuesday, March 5, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., in the auditorium of the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University. The presentation is part of the inaugural Berkowitz Lecture Series,…

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Cooper Foundation Announces $100,000 Gift from IBEW Local 351

February 20, 2013

The Cooper Foundation today announced a $100,000 gift from the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 351 in support of the ongoing $50 million Cooper Campaign for the continued growth of Cooper University Hospital. “The members of IBEW Local 351 have always been generous supporters of Cooper and of the South Jersey region, and…

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A Special Delivery for Children’s Regional Hospital

February 15, 2013

Pediatric patients at the Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper University Hospital received a cheerful Valentine’s surprise from their peers at Central Elementary School in Haddonfield, NJ. As part of a community service project organized by the school’s Student Council, students made 200 homemade Valentine cards, which were hand delivered by a special postal carrier, on…

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The Catalyst Newsletter – February 2013

February 14, 2013

Dear Friends, Greetings from The Cooper Foundation! The holidays are behind us, but your generosity continues to warm our hearts during these cold winter months. Your support has helped us accomplish a great deal in the past year, and we are excited for this year’s possibilities. We hope you will join us for the biggest…

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Don’t Miss the Cooper Red Hot Heart Gala on April 13

February 14, 2013

Please join Cooper University Health Care Chairman George Norcross and his wife Sandy on Saturday, April 13, at 7 p.m., at Vie– Philadelphia’s hottest new party destination, for the Cooper Red Hot Heart Gala. Your donations will support the Cooper Heart Institute and the Cooper Aortic Center. It will be an evening of delicious food, fabulous…

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Donor Corner: Kris Singh, Ph.D., Donates $100,000 to Trauma Center

February 14, 2013

Kris Singh, Ph.D., a member of the Cooper University Health Care Board of Trustees, generously donated $100,000 to the Cooper Campaign to support the Trauma Center at Cooper. As the only State-Designated Level I Trauma Center in South Jersey, the Trauma Center is one of the premier trauma facilities in the country, treating more than…

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Reading Is Such Sweet Medicine

February 14, 2013

February is I Love to Read Month. To celebrate, The Cooper Foundation is collecting new and gently used children’s books for the Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper. We’ll gratefully accept any and all children’s books for infants to adolescents. So give a gift to inspire, entertain and heal the children in our care. Please contact…

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Inside Jersey’s Top Docs

February 14, 2013

Congratulations to the 60 Cooper University Physicians and 16 community physicians who were recognized by Castle Connolly’s physician-led research team. Inside Jersey’s listing of Top Doctors is the largest of any New Jersey magazine. Their surveys, by mail and online, are sent to thousand of physicians and other healthcare professionals asking them to identify excellent doctors…

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Cooper Pajamas Are On Sale

February 14, 2013

Join the fight against cancer with a pair of cute and cozy Cooper pajamas: $20 each. All proceeds benefit the Cooper Cancer Institute. Available in sizes S, M, L, XL, XXL. Contact The Cooper Foundation at 856-342-2222.

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Cooper in the Community – Season of Giving

February 14, 2013

During the holiday season, Cooper employees show their holiday spirit in so many ways. We helped local families celebrate the holidays through the Volunteers of America Adopt-a-Family program, which assisted more than 200 people. We ran a food drive at the hospital for the Food Bank of South Jersey and collected coats, gloves and scarves to keep…

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