Month: March 2014

Honor Roll of Sponsors for 2014 Cooper Red Hot Gala

March 27, 2014

The Cooper Foundation would like to thank the following individuals and organizations for their generous sponsorships to the 2014 Cooper Red Hot Gala. VIP Reception Sponsor Vahan and Danielle Gureghian Cocktail Sponsor AmeriHealth New Jersey Caesars Entertainment/Caesars Foundation Cherry Hill Dodge Chrysler Jeep TD Bank Dessert Sponsor AP Construction, Inc. Bank of America Merrill Lynch…

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U.S. Senator Booker Visits Cooper

March 10, 2014

On March 10, U.S. Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) took a tour of Roberts Pavilion, MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper and the Health Sciences Campus at Cooper University Hospital with members of the hospital leadership team. Following the tour, the Cooper team presented a discussion on workforce development, highlighting strategies and programs geared toward talent…

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Philadelphia Inquirer: Work launched in Camden on state’s first ‘Renaissance’ school

March 8, 2014

Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared in The Philadelphia Inquirer on March 7, 2014. Work launched in Camden on state’s first ‘Renaissance’ school By Julia Terruso, Inquirer Staff Writer CAMDEN — As contractors laid groundwork outside for the state’s first “Renaissance” school, Gov. Christie and South Jersey political figures gathered inside – at the neighboring…

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Governor Christie, Officials Break Ground for KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy

March 5, 2014

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie joined other officials on March 5, 2014, as ground was broken for the state’s first renaissance school, KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy at Lanning Square, in a ceremony held at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University. The new school will be built on the former site of the Lanning Square School…

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The Cooper Foundation Announces Research Grant Award Recipients

March 4, 2014

The Cooper Foundation is pleased to announce our 2014 Research Grants, administered through the Cooper Research Institute. Early Career Stage Investigator: Alla Kushnir, MD, Department of Pediatrics –Neonatology, will use the award to study the potential of human adipose-derived stem cells for the treatment of hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy (HIE). HIE is a condition in which…

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