Boston, MA (May 28, 2019) - May is National Foster Care Month and in celebration of the occasion, Boston Children's Hospital is proud to announce a new collaboration with the Foster MA campaign to help recruit and retain foster and adoptive parents in Massachusetts from diverse backgrounds.
Who: Boston Children's Hospital President and Chief Operating Officer, Dr. Kevin Churchwell
MA Department of Children and Families Commissioner, Linda Spears MA Department of Children and Families Medical Director, Dr. Linda Sagor
Foster parent and Boston Children's Hospital Employee, Kate Audette
Foster parent and Boston Children's Hospital Employee, Nicolas D'Onofrio (speaks Spanish and Portuguese)
Please note: Speakers will be available for interviews following the program
When: Tuesday, May 28, 2019 10:00 am - 11:00am
Where: Boston Children's Hospital Patient Entertainment Center 300 Longwood Ave. Boston, MA 02115
About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital, the primary pediatric teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School, is home to the world's largest research enterprise based at a pediatric medical center. Its discoveries have benefited both children and adults since 1869. Today, more than 3,000 scientists, including nine members of the National Academy of Sciences, 17 members of the National Academy of Medicine and 11 Howard Hughes Medical Investigators comprise Boston Children's research community. Founded as a 20-bed hospital for children, Boston Children's is now a 415-bed comprehensive center for pediatric and adolescent health care. For more, visit our Vector and Thriving blogs and follow us on social media @BostonChildrens, @BCH_Innovation, Facebook and YouTube.