Winthrop Volunteers Wrap Holiday Gifts to Raise Funds for Reach Out and Read Program


Vol. 18, No. 1
Spring 2008

  • The CyberKnife Challenge: Shrinking Hard-to-treat Tumors

  • Cutting-Edge Procedure Saves Patient with Rare Heart Condition

  • Winthrop Receives Highest Praise From Prestigious Joint Commission

  • Long Islanders Breathe Easier

  • Friendly Sons of St. Patrick Support Winthrop

  • Carleigh McCormack Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Lab Opens at Winthrop

  • Winthrop & Healthtrax: Partners in Wellness

  • Winthrop Celebrates and Honors its Volunteers and Auxilians

  • Yuletide Ball Raises Nearly $170,000 in Support of Pediatric Services

  • Winthrop Volunteers Wrap Holiday Gifts to Raise Funds for Reach Out and Read Program

  • Evening of 'Tasting and Giving' Raises $55,000 for Winthrop's CCFK

  • Astoria Federal Funds Creation of Virtual Resource Center for Diabetes Education

  • Winthrop's New Serenity Chapel Lights the Way for Peace & Hope

  • Winthrop to Undergo Facelift

  • Toshiba Reps Travel from Tokyo to Tour CyberKnife Center

  • Pat Lyons Foundation Supports Survivors of Childhood Cancers

  • Citigroup Foundation Supports CCFK

  • Loads of Toys for Winthrop's Young Patients

  • NY Islanders Visit Pediatrics

  • Winthrop Gets the Gold for Excellence in Stroke Care

  • Winthrop Continues Flu Immunization Program for Seniors

  • Local Homemakers Create & Donate Surgical Dolls

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    Pictured above (l.-r.) at Barnes & Noble in Carle Place are Winthrop volunteer Maxine Mouyiaris, American Vista volunteer Aleshia Falconer, Winthrop volunteer Ann Kutch, and Dr. Bryson-Brockmann.
    William Bryson-Brockmann, PhD, Chief of the Division of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics at Winthrop, launched the "Reach Out and Read" program at Winthrop approximately six years ago. Through the program, volunteers read to children in the pediatric waiting rooms, and Winthrop physicians give new books to children during their well-child visits. To help raise money to support the program, Dr. Bryson-Brockmann, other Winthrop physicians and volunteers offer free gift wrapping at local book stores during peak shopping season in exchange for voluntary donations.



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