Month: August 2017

Cooper Board Chairman George E. Norcross III Announces Agreement to Acquire Lourdes Health System and St. Francis Medical Center

August 31, 2017
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Acquisition Will Bring Together Resources of Cooper University Health Care, MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper, and Cooper Medical School of Rowan University with Trinity Health’s Acute-Care Hospitals and Nationally Recognized Cardiac Program George E. Norcross III, chairman of the Board of Trustees of Cooper University Health Care, today announced that Cooper has signed a…

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Second Annual Soccer Fest Offers Camden Kids Chance to Play

August 31, 2017

CAMDEN, NJ – The Camden Health & Athletic Association (CHAA), in partnership with the Camden Youth Soccer Club on Wednesday, Aug. 30, hosted Soccer Fest, a free skills and drills clinic featuring interactive exhibits by Philadelphia Union U on Tour. More than 100 children participated in Soccer Fest, which provided them a chance to learn…

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The Cooper Foundation and Cooper Chairman George E. Norcross III Establish Relief Fund to Help Employees of Houston’s MD Anderson Cancer Center Following Hurricane Harvey

August 30, 2017

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Cooper Chairman George E. Norcross III Kicks Off Fund with $5,000 Donation The Cooper Foundation, George E. Norcross III, and Cooper University Health Care, which operates MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper, have established a relief fund to provide support to employees of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center…

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Cooper Foundation and City Officials Distribute Backpacks, School Supplies To KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy Scholars

August 29, 2017

More Than 1,000 Backpacks Donated Through Operation Backpack CAMDEN, NJ — The Cooper Foundation, along with city officials and school leaders, today distributed backpacks and school supplies to student scholars from KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy Lanning Square and John Greenleaf Whittier schools. KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy is New Jersey’s first renaissance school, and serves students in…

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Featured Donor: Bryan Butler

August 15, 2017

Bryan Butler wanted to do something special to honor his wife, Sue, and show his appreciation for all she has done over their 37 years together. Sue has been a nurse at Cooper since 1987 and eight years ago was treated at Cooper for breast cancer. So when Bryan learned of the opportunity to dedicate…

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Foundation Announces Research Grants

August 15, 2017
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The Cooper Foundation is pleased to announce the 2017 recipients of the Foundation’s Academic Research Grants and Cancer Research Grants. Academic Research Grants 1. Unrestricted Category: J. Hope Kilgannon, MD – “Use of Ambulatory Pulse Oximetry for Evaluation of Acute Asthma Exacerbation in the Emergency Department.” Dr. Kilgannon will conduct a study to evaluate whether…

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