Year: 2014

Leave Your Mark at Cooper, Purchase a Paver in the New Tranquility Garden

January 22, 2014

The Tranquility Garden at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Camden features 500 stone pavers available for engraving. What better place to remember a loved one, honor a friend or family member, celebrate survivorship, or leave your permanent mark at Cooper than by purchasing a paver in the new garden! The scenic rooftop garden features trees,…

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SJ Magazine: Not Ready to Stop – Aging Adults Still Want to Play Despite the Pain

January 22, 2014

In “Not Ready to Stop,” Stuart L. Gordon, MD, Director of Hip and Knee Replacement at Cooper, was among the experts discussing the injuries seen in people in their 50s and 60s as a result of exercise and sports. “Weekend warriors keep us busy,” said Dr. Gordon. “They do it all in one weekend, and…

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Community Groups Pay It Forward – January

January 16, 2014

Throughout the year, Cooper receives donations from many small groups and organizations to enhance the patient experience and medical care. Recent contributions during the holidays have benefited the Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper: More than 30 members of the Lion of Judah Church in Somerdale, NJ, delivered toys and gifts to the Children’s Regional Hospital…

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Barnes & Noble Holiday Book Drive Benefits Cooper Pediatric Patients

January 16, 2014

The Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper was the beneficiary of the Barnes & Noble Holiday Book Drive at the Cherry Hill and Moorestown locations. From November 1 through December 31, 2013, customers purchased books for our littlest patients. Pediatric patients at Cooper certainly received the gift of literacy this season. In total, the Barnes &…

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Cooper Cheers for Children Makes Wishes Come True Through AmazonSmile

January 16, 2014

During the holiday season, The Cooper Foundation’s conference room was transformed into a magical toy land. Instead of elves assembling tinker toys, AmazonSmile boxes filled with Lamaze Early Development, VTech and Fisher-Price toys, began to arrive. It was all part of The Cooper Foundation’s new program, Cooper Cheers for Children benefiting the Children’s Regional Hospital…

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Don’t Miss the Cooper Red Hot Gala on Friday, April 4

January 16, 2014

Please join Cooper University Health Care Chairman George Norcross on Friday, April 4, at 7 p.m., at Vie in Philadelphia, for the Cooper Red Hot Gala, benefiting the Cooper Bone and Joint Institute. Dr. Larry Miller, Chief, Orthopaedic Surgery and Medical Director, Cooper Bone and Joint Institute, and Dr. Richard Lackman, Director, Orthopaedic Oncology Center…

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Courier-Post: Former Nurse Donates to Cooper

January 13, 2014

Editor’s Note: The following article originally ran in the Courier-Post on January 2, 2014. Former Nurse Donates to Cooper A former Cooper University Hospital critical-care nurse recently returned to make a donation to its palliative care fellowship program. Cathy Young worked at Cooper for 20 years and recently retired as a vice president from The…

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