Month: February 2015

Congratulations to the 2015 Excellence Award Winners

February 27, 2015

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Excellence Awards. This year, the Excellence Awards have been expanded to recognize exceptional professional nurses and advanced practice nurses, in the ambulatory care and inpatient setting at any Cooper University Health Care location, as well as members of the collaborative care teams that support nursing…

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The Catalyst – February 2015

February 25, 2015

Come Have the Time of Your Life! Get Tickets Now for the 2015 Cooper Red Hot Gala. Are you RED HOT? Don’t miss your chance to sizzle at the largest and most popular fundraising event in the Delaware Valley! The Red Hot Gala will be held on Friday, March 27, 2015 at Vie in Philadelphia!…

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Q & A: Cooper Trauma Center Surgeons

February 23, 2015

As we gear up for the 2015 Cooper Red Hot Gala, learn more about some of the best and brightest surgeons working at the Cooper Trauma Center. We recently sat down with Dr. Steven Ross (middle), Dr. John Chovanes (left) and Dr. Nicole Fox (right) to learn more about their careers, the difference that Cooper…

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Red Hot Gala Q&A: Steven E. Ross, MD, FACS, FCCM

February 23, 2015

Steven E. Ross, MD, FACS, FCCM is the Vice Chairman of the Department of Surgery, the Division Head of Trauma, the Director of Trauma Surgical Intensive Care Unit, the Director of Level 1 Trauma Center and a Professor of Surgery. Q: Why did you become a Trauma surgeon?  A: I grew up wanting to be a basic…

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Red Hot Gala Q&A: Nicole M. Fox, MD, MPH, FACS

February 23, 2015

Nicole M. Fox, MD, MPH, FACS is an Attending Surgeon at the Cooper Trauma Center, the Medical Director of Trauma Floor, North 7, the Director of the Pediatric Trauma Program, the Medical Director of the Cooper Clinical Documentation Program and an Assistant Professor of Surgery. Q: Why did you become a Trauma Surgeon? A: I…

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Red Hot Gala Q&A: John Chovanes, DO

February 23, 2015

John Chovanes, DO is an attending surgeon at Cooper Trauma Center. Dr. Chovanes also serves as a Major in the U.S. Army Reserve Medical Corps. Q: Why did you become a Trauma Center surgeon? A: I grew up as a volunteer EMT,  first with Narberth Ambulance when I was 13 or 14 years old (I didn’t tell them…

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Learn More About the Cooper Trauma Center

February 20, 2015

Proceeds from the 2015 Cooper Red Hot Gala will benefit the Cooper Trauma Center to ensure that those in our region who suffer an accident or serious injury will always have access to the very best care available. The Cooper Trauma Center is one of the country’s premier trauma facilities. Each year we provide life-saving…

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KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy Hosts Family Back to School Night at Adventure Aquarium

February 11, 2015

On Tuesday, KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy and The Cooper Foundation welcomed over 100 kindergarten students and their families to Family Back to School Night at the Adventure Aquarium in Camden, N.J. While our young students enjoyed aquarium exhibits, including Rivers of the World and the Ocean and Shark Realms, parents and teachers had an opportunity…

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