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July
28,
2021
| 00:34 AM Europe/Amsterdam
By JuYeon KimAs a Make-A-Wish recipient, 18-year-old Trenton Elliot could have chosen any surprise for himself. But instead, he chose to give back, donating five Xbox Series X and five PlayStation 5
July
26,
2021
| 16:50 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Alex SmithThis week, COVID-19 hospitalizations in southwest Missouri reached their highest level in the pandemic so far, with the delta variant driving the increase of new infections across the
July
23,
2021
| 15:53 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Trish Lollo, President of St. Louis Children’s Hospital, Paul Kempinski, President & CEO of Children’s Mercy Kansas City, Steven Burghart, President of SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s
July
22,
2021
| 15:57 PM Europe/Amsterdam
By Katie MooreThe earliest Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine could become approved for children under 12 is November, according to Dr. Barbara Pahud, who is leading a clinical trial at Children’s Mercy in

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July
22,
2021
| 22:08 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Veracity, a leading consulting firm, has pledged to support Children’s Mercy in its efforts to advance women in healthcare IT.The new program, called the Veracity Endowed Scholarship for Women in
June
15,
2021
| 15:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Children’s Mercy Kansas City is proud to once again be recognized as one of the nation’s top pediatric hospitals, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2021-2022 “Best Children’s Hospitals” report.
May
26,
2021
| 23:24 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tom Wright, EVP/Chief Human Resources Officer and Executive Director of the Leadership Center within the CM Berry Institute, has been honored as an inductee into Marshall University’s Society for