Year: 2017

Recognizing Gifts In Action – In Honor & Memory of George Brantz

June 29, 2017

Thank you to Dr. Fredric and Nancy Ginsberg for your generous donation in honor and memory of George Brantz. Yesterday at MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper, the 3rd floor infusion nurses and staff were presented with a plaque to recognize their kindness and commitment to excellent patient care.

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Featured Donor: The Family of John Henry Kronenberger

June 26, 2017

John Henry Kronenberger was born on January 18, 1990 at only 26 weeks. Though everyone tried their best, his tiny lungs could not sustain him, and John Henry died in the Cooper NICU six days later. Those six days were a living nightmare for Cheryl Cummings and Jack Kronenberger, who just weeks before were sharing…

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Q & A with Pink and Teal Hero Colleen Tegeler, RT, (R) (T)

June 21, 2017

Colleen Tegeler, RT, (R) (T), is the Director of Radiation Oncology at MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper and a 2017 Pink and Teal Hero. Find out who’s on this country music lover’s playlist right now and what she does for fun when she’s not working. Q. How did you decide to become a radiation…

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Pro Hoops Player Michael Kidd-Gilchrist Teams Up With Camden Health & Athletic Association for Inaugural Youth Basketball Clinic

June 17, 2017

CAMDEN, N.J. – Professional basketball player and South Jersey native Michael Kidd-Gilchrist teamed up with the Camden Health & Athletic Association (CHAA) on Saturday to host the Association’s first ever youth basketball clinic. More than 100 Camden children between the ages of 8 and 13 participated in the instructional clinic, which helped them develop their…

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Marlton Family Makes Gift of Remembrance, Gratitude

May 9, 2017

The first time Shankar and Savithri Iyer had ever been to Cooper was in February 2011. Shankar’s mother, Thangam Venkataraman, had been having trouble breathing and was complaining that she did not feel well. Having heard good things about Cooper, the Marlton couple drove Thangam to the hospital’s Emergency Department, where it was quickly determined…

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Gloucester County Woman Named Cooper 2017 Nurse of the Year

May 4, 2017

Cooper Nursing Excellence Awards Kick Off National Nurses Week May 6-12 CAMDEN, NJ— Gloucester County resident Kathy Coyle, RN, was named Nurse of the Year tonight during the 2017 Nursing Excellence Awards hosted by The Cooper Foundation and Cooper University Health Care. Coyle, who lives in Williamstown, NJ, has been a nurse on the Intensive…

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Camden Health & Athletic Association Names Camden Educator Al Dyer as Athletic Executive Director

April 24, 2017

CAMDEN, N.J. – The Camden Health and Athletic Association (CHAA) today announced it has named Camden educator Al Dyer as the Association’s Athletic Executive Director. Dyer is currently the Director of Career and Technical Education for the Camden City School District. “We are excited that Al is joining the Camden Health and Athletic Association as…

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Seventh Annual Cooper Red Hot Gala Raises Record-Breaking $2 Million for Cooper Surgical Services Institute

March 31, 2017
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CAMDEN, N.J – The Chairman of the Cooper Board of Trustees, George E. Norcross III, announced tonight that The Cooper Foundation raised a record-breaking $2 million at its seventh annual Cooper Red Hot Gala. This year’s proceeds benefit the Cooper Surgical Services Institute. “The Cooper Surgical Services Institute has experienced tremendous growth over the past…

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Meet Our Cooper Red Hot Gala Host Committee Docs!

March 23, 2017
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What inspired them to become doctors? What music is on their operating room playlist? What do they enjoy doing when they’re not working? Get to know the following Cooper doctors on our Red Hot Gala Host Committee with this short Q & A. Umur M. Atabek, MD Division Head, Surgical Oncology Q. Who inspired you…

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Congratulations to the 2017 Excellence Award Winners!

March 23, 2017
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We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2017 Excellence Awards. Our winners are exceptional professional nursesand advanced practice nurses, as well as members of the collaborative care teams that support nursing each and every day. You can find our winners in the ambulatory care and inpatient setting at any Cooper University Health Care…

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