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Imperfect Action

09/30/2018 by Cristina Edmunds – One thing I hear a lot - and I’m sure many other special needs moms hear a lot — is “I don’t know how you do it all.” What has become so common and normal for us, seems insurmountable to the non-special needs parents. The truth is, if you were in our shoes, you’d just figure it out, like we do.

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Nicklaus Children’s Health System Wins Prestigious Award from the Association of Talent Development

10/08/2018 – Nicklaus Children's Health System (NCHS) has received a 2018 BEST Award from the Association for Talent Development (ATD). The health system is ranked 12th out of only 45 winning organizations from around the world recognized for using innovative strategies to drive impact and solve business challenges through talent development practices. 

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Latest News Story

Dr. Adele Schneider retires from Jewish Genetics Work


Dr. Schneider was among a pioneering group of doctors who made screening for Jewish genetic diseases more commonplace. By screening patients for genetic diseases and then using in vitro fertilization, she helped ensure babies would not be born with these diseases. 

When she started, Jewish genetic screenings included five diseases. Now they screen for more than 200, 96 of which apply to Jewish communities.

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Dr. Ossama Maher Discusses Pediatric Brain Tumor Treatments

10/15/2018 – Dr. Ossama Maher is the Associate Director of the Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Program at Nicklaus Children's Hospital. For more information, please visit

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Upcoming Events

Diabetes Technology Fair

November is Diabetes Awareness Month! Learn about the latest technologies available to support children living with diabetes at this technology fair. Snacks will be provided.

Date: Thursday, November 01, 2018

Holiday Toy Drive: Gift and Toy Donations

Get into the holiday spirit and help ensure that every patient wakes up to a very special Christmas morning by participating in our annual toy drive. Whether you drop off new, unwrapped toys and gift cards or go online to make a donation for us to do the shopping for you, there are many ways to get involved.

Date: Monday, December 03, 2018

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