Fostering the Future: Boston Children's Hospital Announces Collaboration with the Foster MA Campaign

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

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. 

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