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                     2008 ANNUAL REPORT

                         President’s Message . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .2

                         Message from the Chairman of the Board . .4

                         Care that Saves . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .6

                         Care that Advances . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .8

                         Care that Protects . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .10

                         Care that Connects . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .12

                         Programs & Offsite Services . . . . . . . .14

                         Connecticut Children’s Medical Staff . . .15

                         Message from the Foundation Chair . . .22

                         Honor Roll of Donors . . . . . . . . . . . . .22

                         Statistical Report . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .31

                         Connecticut Children’s Leadership . . . .32

On the cover: Five year old Rebecca Redman was born at only 24-1/2 weeks and soon after
admitted to Connecticut Children’s NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit). The NICU, one of
Connecticut Children’s premier programs, admits approximately 500 babies each year, offering
intensive medical, surgical, and nursing care, comprehensive diagnostic capabilities, and state-of-
the-art bedside electronic monitoring, respiratory support, and radiology services.
Care kids deserve.
Each day across Connecticut, children and
their families are faced with a wide range of
medical illnesses and issues. Whether it’s setting
a cast or treating cancer, Connecticut Children’s
provides kids, from newborns to teenagers, the
highly-specialized care they deserve. In fact,
we are at the forefront of the latest pediatric
research and surgical advances. Each day
Connecticut Children’s doctors and medical
staff work tirelessly to deliver the kind of
medical care we expect for our kids and our
communities. Care that makes kids better —
care they deserve.

                     CONNECTICUT CHILDREN’S MEDICAL CENTER 2008 Annual Report   1
                                               PRESIDENT’S                      MESSAGE

    In 2008 Connecticut Children’s and Hartford Hospital’s integrated pediatric and adult trauma
    center, The Trauma Institute, received Level I trauma verification and designation from the
    American College of Surgeons and the Connecticut Department of Public Health. Pictured
    from left to right are Lenworth Jacobs, MD, Director of Trauma for Hartford Hospital and the
    Trauma Institute; Scott James, RN, MBA, Administrations Director for Trauma and Emergency
    Care Services at Connecticut Children’s; Martin J.Gavin, President of Connecticut Children’s;
    and Brendan Campbell, MD, MPH, Director of Pediatric Trauma at Connecticut Children’s.

    “I can’t begin to tell you how impressed I am with                       as possible. We do this with doctors and nurses
    Connecticut Children’s. I can’t say enough good                          who understand children best, because they treat
    things about it. Thank you for saving my son’s life.”                    only children. We do this by providing compre-
                                                                             hensive care, ranging from pioneering advances
         s the President and Chief Executive Officer at
    A    Connecticut Children’s, I get to hear stories.
    Lots of stories, from parents to grandparents to
                                                                             in research to complicated surgical procedures.

                                                                             “So I just wanted to send you a personal note telling
    friends of the many children we care for each year                       you that we are completely and truly satisfied with
    at the Medical Center. These heartfelt stories, from                     all we have endured in your hospital and have
    people who could not be more warm and gracious                           seen a lot of miracles happen.”
    with their own personal experiences, confirm
    what I believe every day — Connecticut Children’s                            In the past year, Connecticut Children’s
    is truly, one of a kind.                                                 provided care to a child over 240,000 times. Once
         Connecticut Children’s Medical Center is the                        again, the past twelve months were the busiest
    only academic medical center in western New                              yet in the history of the Medical Center. We also
    England that exists for one purpose only — to                            celebrated providing care to a child for the
    provide the highest level of care to as many children                    2,000,000th time in our short history.

    As the number of patients we care for each              The mission that Connecticut Children’s has
year continues to increase, we know that we have       embarked upon for the past twelve years will march
no choice but to continue to expand and broaden        on as well. As we look forward, we realize that
our capabilities to care for them as well. In 2008,    there are challenges ahead. We are currently facing
we increased our capacity in a number of new           an uncertain economy that presents circumstances
ways, including the following:                         that have not been encountered before.
                                                            Yet the demand for pediatric health care is
 • Connecticut Children’s performed the State’s        blind to these challenges. The reality is that in
   first Vertical Expandable Prosthetic Titanium       2009, we expect to provide more care for more
   Rib surgery, a new technological procedure          kids, in more ways than ever before and we
   to treat severe scoliosis in children;              expect to do the same each year thereafter. Last
                                                       year, in anticipation of this growing demand and
 • The Medical Center is now one of only two           facing a constantly-changing environment, we
   hospitals in the State who have performed a         developed a Strategic Plan to guide us through
   relatively new, minimally invasive procedure        what we expect to be the next few tumultuous years.
   known as endoscopic third ventriculostomy                Our Strategic Plan was built to position the
   (ETV) for children with hydrocephalus;              Medical Center to best meet the increasing
                                                       medical needs of the children and families we
 • Twenty-three new physicians joined the Medical      care for. We remain committed to our plan and
   Center in thirteen different disciplines. This      steadfast on meeting the demand for world-class
   includes the hiring of a second neurosurgeon        pediatric care the same way we have been doing
   on staff, assuring that children referred to        so since our inception — with a focus on family-
   Connecticut Children’s will receive the most        centered care, clinical quality, research and our
   advanced treatment available; and most recently     ability to perform the most advanced technological
                                                       and surgical procedures.
 • Connecticut Children’s and Hartford Hospital’s           Connecticut Children’s is
   integrated pediatric and adult trauma center,       proud to be the region’s only
   The Trauma Institute, received Level I trauma       hospital to provide care exclusively
   verification and designation from the               for children. As such, our mission
   American College of Surgeons and the                is really quite simple – to ensure
   Connecticut Department of Health.                   that every child receives the care
                                                       they need to secure a bright
    While these achievements represent only a          and healthy future – the care
small sample of the steps we took in the past year,    they deserve.
they are a clear indication of our commitment to
continue forward as a leader in advancing pediatric    Sincerely,
care at the highest level.

“We do not know how long we will be on this
journey with our baby, but from day one, everyone
has been actively working to cure our little boy and
for that mindset alone, I will be forever grateful.”   Martin J. Gavin
                                                       President and Chief Executive Officer
                                                       Connecticut Children’s Medical Center

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                MESSAGE           FROM        THE        BOARD        OF    DIRECTORS

                     As the region’s only academic           While we must evolve in these and other ways,
                     medical center dedicated exclu-     we will never lose sight of our single mission —
                     sively to children, Connecticut     to provide the highest level of care to as many
                     Children’s is unique. It is this    children as possible. This is the fundamental
                     uniqueness that leads more          principle of everything we do. We all share the
                     and more families to turn to        belief that the children we care for are the
                     Connecticut Children’s each         foundation for how everyone at Connecticut
                     year for care. We know that in      Children’s thinks about their work, each and
the future we can expect this increased demand           every day.
for care to continue to grow. We accept this readily,        Connecticut Children’s has a clear vision for
because we know the responsibility of caring for         success. Executing this vision will not only help
children is neither small nor easy.                      the Medical Center prosper, but more importantly,
     This is why, though we now face a struggling        it will improve our ability to excel at providing
and uncertain economy, we move ahead boldly.             great care and service for children and families in
We move ahead, riding a sea of momentum that             our region.
has Connecticut Children’s uniquely positioned               In a recent survey conducted on behalf of the
to continue to be the leading provider of pediatric      Medical Center, eighty-four percent of respondents
care for the children and families of our region.        believed that a child receives superior care at a
     We have thought very thoroughly and                 hospital that only cares for children, when compared
deliberately about what it will take to compete          to one that treats patients of all ages. We couldn’t
and succeed in the future of health care, and we         agree more.
have shaped Connecticut Children’s in recent years           On behalf of the Boards of Directors of the
to meet these needs.                                     Medical Center, it is our privilege to play a role in
     Continued new advances in technology and            leading the future of Connecticut Children’s. We
innovation will be needed to meet the changing           are grateful for the opportunity to share in the
requirements of providing pediatric health care in       successes of today, and more importantly, the
today’s sophisticated world. In addition, we must        successes yet to come.
continue to employ a high performing workforce
that is built from the best and the brightest, from      Sincerely,
the surgeons in our operating suites to our facilities
staff, who keep our patients’ rooms warm and
friendly. Finally, it will also take the continued
support of our partners in government, business
and the communities we have come to count on
and appreciate so richly.                                Thomas O. Barnes
                                                         Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
                                                         Board of Directors

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Care that saves.

            Rebecca Redman, 2009 Connecticut Children’s
                        Miracle Network Champion Child

                             N E O N ATA L I N T E N S I V E C A R E

                                                                it’s something that our families are very familiar
R     ebecca “Becca” Redman is a feisty and
      remarkable little girl — full of energy and
life. But life didn’t begin that way for Becca.
                                                                with as well,” said Dr. Victor Herson, Director
                                                                of Neonatology.
     Dory Redman, Becca’s mother, became very                          For the next several months Becca went through
sick with HELLP syndrome                                                            a series of highly-advanced
(Haemolysis, Elevated Liver                                                         treatments to help her body
Enzymes & Lowered Platelet                                                          function normally. On August
Count) during her 24th week of                                                      18th, Dory and her husband,
pregnancy. Dory’s kidneys and                                                       Gary were able to hold and kiss
liver were beginning to shut                                                        their baby girl for the very first
down. An emergency c-section                  Victor Herson, MD                     time. And the good news kept
                                               Director of Neonatology
was their only option. Becca was                                                    coming. On September 29th
                                          “One of the challenges for parents is
admitted to Connecticut Children’s                                                  Becca nursed off of the feeding
                                          that in addition to the stress of having
Medical Center’s Neonatal                 a premature baby, they want to be
                                                                                    tube; on October 29th the feeding
Intensive Care Unit (NICU)                the primary caregiver. But they can       tube was removed, and on
shortly after she was born on July        end up feeling disenfranchised or         November 7, 2003 Rebecca
                                          helpless once they see that their
30, 2003. At birth, she weighed                                                     Morgan Redman was released
                                          child is being cared for in a incubator.
only one pound, her tiny body                                                       from Connecticut Children’s
                                          That’s why we include Mom and
no longer than a ruler.                   Dad in day-to-day parenting activities    NICU weighing a healthy 4lb,
     Born struggling to breathe,          — changing a diaper, checking a           4oz.!
the NICU team put Becca on an             temperature — it means the world              Now Becca Redman is a
                                          to them.”
oscillator respirator and developed                                                 strong, healthy five-year-old.
a comprehensive treatment plan.                                                     She is making big plans for her
Becca was in the right hands. As a Level III                    future which include becoming a cheerleader,
premier medical provider, Connecticut Children’s ballerina and scientist.
NICU cares for approximately 500 infants per                           Becca and her family’s story is best summed
year. The NICU is nationally recognized for its                 up by her mother, Dory, as she reflects on their
low patient infection rates and its high marks in               amazing journey, “At the time we were not nearly
patient care, quality of environment and family-                as scared as we should have been. Now when I
patient satisfaction. “The quality of care that                 look at Becca and think back, we are terrified of
exists in our NICU is not only noticed by the                   what could have been without a place like
staff and our counterparts across the country,                  Connecticut Children’s.”

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          C L I N I C A L R E S E A R C H , T R A I N I N G A N D E D U C AT I O N

                                                                      pediatric surgery. Dr. Dworkin continued, “We are
     W       hether it is teaching the next generation
             of pediatricians and surgeons or developing proud of our training program, which provides
    the next medical protocol for treatment of serious clinical and educational experiences that promote
    childhood diseases or basic laboratory research                   the development of knowledgeable, skilled, com-
    looking for hidden connections                                                      passionate and ethical pediatricians
    that will lead to the next leaps                                                    dedicated to the care of children.”
    forward — we are always looking                                                          But the relationship between
    ahead,” said Paul H. Dworkin, MD,                                                   the hospital and the university
    Professor and Chairman,                                                             goes much deeper. Many of the
    Department of Pediatrics,                                                           clinicians from Connecticut
    University of Connecticut School              Paul Dworkin, MD                      Children’s are also looking at the
    of Medicine and Physician-in-Chief,                                                 fundamental causes and cures for
                                             “Connecticut Children’s is committed
    Connecticut Children’s Medical                                                      childhood diseases. “I am lucky. I
                                             to providing the highest quality of
    Center. “Our relationship with           care, characterized by excellence in
                                                                                        get to work with some amazing
    the University of Connecticut            clinical service delivery, education and   researchers at the UConn facility,”
    School of Medicine is critical to        training and the advancement of            adds Fernando Ferrer, MD, Surgeon-
                                             knowledge through research. Our
    our efforts to advance care for                                                     in-Chief, Connecticut Children’s
                                             relationship with the University of
    children. This partnership is also                                                  Medical Center. Dr. Ferrer has been
                                             Connecticut School of Medicine affirms
    integral to the medical school’s         this commitment and helps both             working closely with Timothy Hla,
    vision of being nationally               institutions provide extraordinary oppor-  Ph.D., Director of UConn Center for
    recognized and admired for the           tunities for growth and advancement.”      Vascular Biology. They have been
    students they train. Currently all                                                  working with a team of UConn’s
    of the physicians on staff at Connecticut                         medical research staff to better understand, at a
    Children’s have faculty appointments at the                       molecular level, the role of bioactive lipids on
    UConn Medical School.”                                            pediatric kidney tumors. “So much progress has
        The University of Connecticut Pediatrics                      been made in the last twenty years in the treatment
    Program is based at Connecticut Children’s. The                   of childhood cancers. And the research we are
    hospital is home to a strong pediatrics residency                 engaged in now has tremendous potential to
    program, with medical students rotating through                   control and perhaps cure cancer in the future.”
    the hospital’s departments of pediatrics, pediatric                    With every year that passes, UConn School of
    surgical specialties, and radiology, as well as other             Medicine and Connecticut Children’s are gaining
    specialty departments for elective course work.                   critical recognition nationally and internationally.
    The hospital also trains the UConn surgical                       These bright minds are collaborating to create a
    residents in all surgical subspecialty areas of                   brighter future for children everywhere.

                 Care that advances.

Fernando Ferrer, MD, Surgeon-in-Chief, Connecticut Children’s
Timothy Hla, PhD, Director, UConn Center for Vascular Biology

                                                           CONNECTICUT CHILDREN’S MEDICAL CENTER 2008 Annual Report   9
     Care that protects.

                    Sherry Chapman, Co-founder,
                  Mourning Parents Act, Inc. (!MPACT)

                                 COMMUNITY ADVOCACY

                                                              why the Connecticut Teen Driving Safety Partnership
S   herry Chapman does not want any new
    members to join the organization she co-
founded four years ago known as Mourning
                                                              was created, on which Ms. Chapman serves as
                                                              a member. Funded by a grant from the Allstate
Parents Act, Inc. (!MPACT).                                   Foundation, the Partnership’s overriding mission
    !MPACT is comprised primarily                                                is to prevent teenage car crashes
of parents whose teenage children                                                through research, education and
have been killed in an automobile                                                advocacy.
crash. !MPACT is a nonprofit group                                                    Brendan Campbell, MD, MPH
whose mission is to prevent                                                      is the Director of Pediatric Trauma
tragedies caused by inexperienced                                                at Connecticut Children’s and the
drivers through awareness, education     Brendan Campbell, MD                    principle investigator for the grant
                                            Director of Pediatric Trauma
and legislation. Chapman’s 19-year-                                              which funds the CT Teen Driving
                                          “While all of us have been
old son, Ryan, was killed by an                                                  Safety Partnership. From both his
                                          drawn to this issue from different
inexperienced teen driver on              circumstances, we share a common
                                                                                 experience as a surgeon and a
Dec. 7, 2002.                             goal of keeping Connecticut’s          scientist, Dr. Campbell is well aware
    “There have been a number of          teenagers alive,” said Dr. Campbell.   that it is much easier to prevent
                                          “This Partnership is an excellent
high-profile car accidents recently                                              car-crash related injuries than to
                                          example of how dedicated individuals
in which a young driver was killed,”                                             treat them.
                                          can work together and produce
Chapman said. “We’ve had many of          meaningful change.”                         “Traumatic injury is the leading
these victims’ parents join us in an                                             cause of death for children and teens
effort to get the message out.                                                   in Connecticut and motor vehicles
Unfortunately our increasing roster is a tragic               crashes are the most common cause of traumatic
reminder of the number of inexperienced teen                  injury,” said Dr. Campbell. “We are strong believers
drivers on the road.”                                         that community education and advocacy activities are
    Chapman co-founded !MPACT with Janice                     the most effective way to reduce the injuries and deaths
Palmer whose 17-year-old son, Dan, was killed in              that result from inexperienced teens driving cars.”
a driving accident in 2002, and Connie and Tom                      The work of !MPACT and Connecticut Children’s
Jascowski who lost their 16-year-old son, Joey, in an Teen Driving Safety Partnership was so compelling
accident on Dec. 17, 2002. Chapman said !MPACT that both Dr. Campbell and Ms. Chapman were
members share their experiences in powerful                   asked by Governor M. Jodi Rell to sit on the Teen
presentations to high school students across the state. Driving Task Force which was formed last year.
    And like Sherry Chapman, the staff at Connecticut The Task Force was instrumental in helping draft
Children’s would like to not treat as many victims of new legislation, which strengthened the state’s
teen-driving crashes as they currently do. That is            teen driving laws.

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                                          E C O N O M I C H E A LT H

                                                                  than 2000 people throughout the State, having
     A     s the number of children who come to the
           Medical Center increases each year, Connecticut hundreds of affiliated physicians and hosting
     Children’s continues to grow along with it. In               hundreds of thousands of patients, family members
     addition to opening outpatient care centers in               and visitors in a number of towns and cities each
     Glastonbury and Farmington,                                                     year. In addition, each time the
     this growth will continue in                                                    Medical Center expands by opening
     2009 with the opening of                                                        a new office, construction is
     Connecticut Children’s                                                          needed and jobs are created.
     Waterbury inpatient unit in                                                          “Any time we interview for a
     January and the opening of a                                                    position at Northeast Utilities
     new outpatient care center in                Charles W. Shivery                 with candidates from outside the
                                                Northeast Utilities Chairman
     Trumbull later in the year.                 of the Board, President, and
                                                                                     area, one of the first things they
          In addition to enhancing the              Chief Executive Officer          ask is: ‘How is the quality of
     pediatric health care infrastructure      “The     continued    growth       of health care in the area for my
     across the State, this growth allows      Connecticut Children’s is exciting at family?’” Mr. Shivery added.
                                               many levels. From the jobs that are
     Connecticut Children’s to continue                                              “To be able to say that in
                                               created each time the Medical
     its role as an important contributor      Center expands to the easier          Connecticut Children’s, we have
     to the local communities and              access for families and our           a leading pediatric care provider,
     economies in the towns and cities         increased capacity to care for more   is very reassuring.”
                                               children, Connecticut Children’s is
     from which it operates.                                                              It is the growing access to
                                               making a difference in numerous
          “I think because Connecticut         communities throughout the region.”
                                                                                     pediatric care, along with the
     Children’s is so skilled at their                                               high quality of care that connects
     primary function of providing                                                   Connecticut Children’s with
     high-level pediatric care, some of the other                 children and families throughout the region.
     benefits they bring to a community are often                 For years now, the Medical Center has annually
     overlooked,” said Charles W. Shivery, Northeast              treated children from every one of the 169 towns
     Utilities Chairman of the Board, President, and              and cities in Connecticut. As we continue to grow,
     Chief Executive Officer and a member of                      Connecticut Children’s is committed to providing
     Connecticut Children’s Board of Directors                    care for more children and families than ever, as
          Among the ways that Connecticut Children’s              close to home as possible.
     contributes economically is by employing more

            Care that connects.

Jennifer Gannon, MD, Medical Director, Connecticut Children’s – Waterbury
Mary Ellen Mooney, BSN, MSOM, Director of Inpatient Medical-Surgical Services
Deb Martin, RN, BSN, Manager – Education, Connecticut Children’s Medical-Surgical Unit at Saint Mary’s Hospital

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Programs and Offsite Services
Adolescent Health            Oral and Maxillofacial        Glastonbury               Putnam
Asthma Center                  Surgery                     310 Western Boulevard     Day Kimball Hospital
Anesthesiology               Organ Transplantation Care    Audiology                 320 Pomfret Street
Audiology                    Orthopaedics                  Cardiology                Cardiology
Behavioral Pediatrics        Orthotics and Prosthetics     Ear, Nose and Throat
Cardiology                   Pain Relief Program           Endocrinology             Southbury
Cardiovascular Surgery       Pediatric Intensive Care      Gastroenterology          22 Old Waterbury Road,
CCMC School                  Pediatric Medicine            Hematology-Oncology       Suite 201
Child Health Data Center     Pediatric Pathology           Neurology                 Cardiology
Child Life                   Physical Therapy              Occupational Therapy
Child Protection Team        Plastic Surgery               Orthopaedics              Stamford
Childhood Injury             Primary Care                  Physical Therapy          Stamford Hospital’s Tully
  Prevention                 Pro-Kids: Primary Care        Pulmonary Medicine        Health Center
Children’s Homecare            for substance abuse         Radiology                 32 Strawberry Hill Court
  Network                      exposed infants             Speech Therapy            Endocrinology
Craniofacial Anomalies       Psychiatry/Psychology                                   Orthopaedics
Cyto-Genetics and            Pulmonary Medicine            Madison                   Rheumatology
  Genetic Testing            Pulmonary Function and        Middlesex Cardiology
Day Surgery                    Exercise Lab                Associates                Torrington
Dentistry                    Radiology                     1347 Boston Post Road     Mary Seymour Brooker
Dermatology                  Rehabilitation Medicine       Cardiology                Memorial/Charlotte
Developmental Pediatrics     Respiratory Care                                        Hungerford Hospital
Ear, Nose & Throat           Rheumatology                  Meriden                   157 Litchfield Street
Evaluation of Learning       Sleep Diagnostic Laboratory   MidState Medical Center   Cardiology
  Disabilities               Special Kids Support Center   435 Lewis Avenue          Endocrinology
Emergency Medicine           Speech & Language             Cardiology
Emergency Psychiatry         Sports Medicine                                         Trumbull
Endocrinology/Diabetes       TEAM Club: weight             Middlebury                115 Technology Drive,
Family Support                 management                  687 Straits Turnpike      Suite 302
Feeding Team                 Trauma Program                Endocrinology             Cardiology
Food Allergy                 Video Telemetry               Gastroenterology          Gastroenterology
Genetics                     Urology                       Hematology/Oncology       Hematology/Oncology
Gastroenterology                                           Nephrology
General Surgery              Avon                          Pulmonary Medicine        Waterbury
Gynecology                   120 Simsbury Road             Rheumatology              Waterbury Hospital
Hand Surgery                 Audiology                     Urology                   64 Robbins Street
Hematology/Blood             Ear, Nose and Throat                                    Cardiology
  Disorders                  Speech Therapy                Middletown
High Risk Infant Follow Up                                 Middlesex Cardiology      Massachusetts
HIV                          Farmington                    Associates                Shriner’s Hospital
Infectious Diseases          399 Farmington Avenue         520 Saybrook Road         516 Carew Street,
Inpatient Service            Center for Motion Analysis    Cardiology                Springfield
Lead Clinic                  Endocrinology                                           Rheumatology
Motion Analysis              Gastroenterology              New Britain               Neurosurgery
Neonatology                  Hematology/Oncology           New Britain General
Nephrology                   Occupational Therapy          Hospital
Neurogenetics                Orthopaedics                  100 Grand Street
Neurology                    Physical Therapy              Cardiology
Neurophysiology Lab (EEG)    Pulmonary Medicine            Pulmonary Medicine
  Neurophysiology            Radiology
  Video Telemetry            Speech Therapy                New London
Neuropsychology              Sports Medicine               Lawrence and Memorial
Neurosurgery                 Surgery                       Hospital
Nutrition                    Urology                       365 Montauk Avenue
Occupational Therapy                                       Rheumatology

Connecticut Children’s Medical Center Medical Staff
Adolescent Medicine          Gerald G. Piserchia, MD              Kevin M. Shaw, MD
                             Jeffrey L. Prebluda, MD              Richard Sheppard, MD
Active Staff                 Carlos Pulido, MD                    Thomas J. Yasuda, MD
Kelsey Logan, MD             Amir Tulchinsky, MD                  Erik L. Youmans, MD
Elaine E. Yordan, MD
                             Active Staff Nov 2008                Asthma
Consultant Staff             Carole Lin, MD
Ralph Rosenberg, MD                                               Active Staff
                             Allied Health Professional           Michelle M. Cloutier, MD
Courtesy Staff               Elizabeth V. Beatson, CRNA           Lee M. Pachter, DO
Debra A. Brown-Norko, MD     Heather Burns, CRNA
Aric Schichor, MD            Theresa A. Cahill, CRNA
                             Ralph J. Capra, PA-C
Allergy and Immunology       Marzena S. D’Occhio, CRNA
                             Cynthia J. Dezi, CRNA
Active Staff                 Charlene Ferris, CRNA
Jeffrey M. Factor, MD        Donald E. Gordon, PA-C
Marshall P. Grodofsky, MD    Jennifer L. Gordon, PA-C
Louis M. Mendelson, MD       Allison G. Holtman, CRNA
James P. Rosen, MD           Amy M. Kornbrust, PA-C
                             Allen J. Leon, PA-C
Courtesy Staff               Denise C. Macchiarolo, CRNA
Jasmine M. Abbosh, MD        Dianne Murphy, CRNA
Robert M. Bedard, MD         Judith M. Murray, CRNA
Bhushan C. Gupta, MD         Preston C. Pope, CRNA
Michael L. Krall, MD         Damon C. Querim, CRNA
Jason O. Lee, MD             Barbara E. Richards, CRNA
Prasad Srinivasan, MD        Christine M. Rouleau, CRNA
                             Matthew L. Smith, CRNA
Anesthesiology               Blaise E. Smyth, PA-C
                             Alan Summerfield, CRNA               Cardiology
Active Staff                 Susan M. Thibeault, CRNA
Paul F. Altonji, MD          Susan L. Weatherby, CRNA             Active Staff
Andrew R. Baxter, MD                                              Jeremy D. Asnes, MD
Craig C. Bonanni, MD         Consultant Staff                     Richard A. Berning, MD
Katherine A. Bourne, MD      LeRoy W. Krumperman, Jr., MD         Daniel J. Diana, MD
Arsenio Bustos, MD           Susan I. Lowery, MD                  Felice A. Heller, MD
William Ceruzzi, MD          Thomas C. Mort, MD                   V. Ramesh Iyer, MD
Mariann M. Clubb, MD         Marc A. Paradis, MD                  Seth L. Lapuk, MD
Edward T. Cortland, MD                                            Harris B. Leopold, MD
Deanne I. Daggett, MD        Courtesy Staff                       Olga H. Toro-Salazar, MD
Peter H. Diamond, MD         William B. Ahn, MD                   Alicia Wang, MD
Janice L. Fernandez, MD      Jordan L. Blinder, MD
Cathryn A. Fogel, MD         David Y. Chung, MD                   Consultant Staff
John M. Garrison, MD         William D. Conrad, Jr., MD           Ellen L. Marmer, MD
Janet T. Hackman, MD         William J. Duggan, MD
Laurel A. Hortvet, MD        Adam H. Fischler, MD                 Courtesy Staff
Mark G. Indelicato, MD       Jeffrey B. Gross, MD                 John T. Fahey, MD
Gregory L. Kernisan, MD      Barry H. Immerman, MD
Richard L. Kuntz, MD         Leonard E. Kulicki, MD               Cardiothoracic Surgery
Anil Mathew, MD              Hyun Suk Lee, MD
Michael J. McCormick, MD     Robin Roman, MD                      Allied Health Professional
Joseph H. McIsaac, III, MD   Valerie A. Rossetti, MD              Agatha T. Ritchie, PA-C
R. Keith Miller, MD          Ricky Sanders, DO

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Community Pediatrics             Vandana Sacheti, MD              Frederick J. Bogin, MD
                                 Larry N. Scherzer, MD            Frank J. Bush, MD
Active Staff                     J. Christopher Schuck, MD        Cathy L. Corrow, MD
Sheikh I. Ahmed, MD              Lester R. Schwartz, MD           Maria Ethel P. Evales, MD
Saema Ansari, MD                 John H. Senechal, MD             Kevin J. Flanagan, MD
Marilyn A. Bacon, MD             Shamsa Shafi, MD                 Leonard E. Forner, MD
Srimathi S. Balakrishna, MD      Mary A. Simon, MD                John J. Fote, MD
Sherry R. Banack, MD             John F. Siraco, MD               Anna George, MD
Amy L. Baumer, MD                Candra Smith-Slatas, MD          Sally H. Ginsburg, MD
Thomas B. Binder, MD             Kenneth N. Spiegelman, MD        George R. Hepner, MD
Joseph Bouvier, MD               Neil D. Stein, MD                Dena A. Hoberman, MD
David L. Brown, MD               Kurt R. Stewart, MD              Judy C. Huang-Bulger, MD
Olga A. Bulygina, MD             Carrie S. Streim, MD             Peter J. Jannuzzi, MD
Gerald Calnen, MD                Jay B. Sutay, Jr., MD            Janice J. Johnston, MD
Della M. Corcoran, MD            Jody Terranova, DO               Michael A. Klein, DO
Steven L. Craig, MD              Robert R. Toscano, MD            Sydney Ladenheim, MD
Sachin Dhingra, MD               Christopher J. Veale, MD         Jerome E. Lahman, MD
Leslie S. Dick, MD               Harry C. Weinerman, MD           Christopher C. Lawrence, MD
Leo J. DiStefano, MD             Felicia M. Wilion, MD            Susan E. Lelko, MD
Samir Draa, MD                   Tamara J. Wrzesinski, MD         Wanda I. Merced, MD
Allyson N. Duffy, MD             Michael E. Yencho, MD            Donald F. Mordavsky, MD
Terry M. Eccles, MD              Edward E. Zalitis, MD            Cliff M. O’Callahan, MD
Parvin H. Fadakar, MD            Barbara F. Ziogas, MD            Margaret M. O’Neill, MD
Eugene Fantl, MD                                                  Robert E. Parnes, MD
Eileen L. Freedman, MD           Allied Health Professional       Elizabeth T. Pericat, MD
Cecille R. Freilich, MD          Carol J. Erickson, APRN          Susan O. Perks, MD
Thomas N. Fromson, MD            Virginia L. Graves, APRN         Ross W. Porter, MD
Carolyn R. Ganeles, MD           Judith K. Greene, APRN           Robert A. Rothenberg, MD
Tilak Gooneratne, MD             Susan L. Romano, APRN            Jennifer L. Schwab, MD
Richard C. Harvey, Jr., MD       Catherine A. S. Worthley, APRN   Gerald L. Schwartz, MD
William B. Henry, MD                                              Richard A. Segool, MD
Peter L. Hine, MD                Consultant Staff                 Steven J. Sobelman, MD
Lee I. Hoffman, MD               Robert W. Zavoski, MD            Daniel L. Spada, MD
Joy E. Kingston Hong, MD                                          S. Russell Sylvester, MD
Kenneth R. Inchalik, MD          Courtesy Staff                   Jayashree V. Venkatesh, MD
Scott M. Kallor, DO              Lisa C. Alonso, MD               John H. Walker, MD
Anjum Khera, MD                  Luis Alonso, MD
Christina A. Kozar, DO           Richard H. Bason, MD             Craniofacial
John H. Lavalette, MD            Steven J. Brown, MD
Michael S. Levine, MD            Christine M. Cornachio, MD       Active Staff
Kathryn Litwin, MD               Diane Cue, MD                    James S. Batti, MD
Janice M. Lopez, MD              Sari K. Friedman, MD             Richard G. Bevilacqua, DMD, MD
Matteo J. Lopreiato, MD          Sobhy L. Ghabrial, MD            Charles L. Castiglione, MD
Maury R. Luxemburg, MD           Jacqueline Hartzler, MD          Alex C. Cech, MD
Douglas H. MacGilpin, MD         Brad A. Jubelirer, MD            Kara Denz, PA
John Mathews, MD                 Mitchel G. Katz, MD              Ira M. Greene, DDS
Kristin Diba S. McGregor, MD     Charlene C. Li, MD               Paul M. Kanev, MD
Debora A. Mihaley-Sobelman, MD   Deepa P. Limaye, MD              Kerri M. Langevin, APRN
Frederick V. O’Connor, MD        Bhawani S. Ojha, MD              Deepa p. Limaye, MD
Hemant K. Panchal, MD            Suppiah Pathmanathan, MD         Nicole Murray-Posner, MD
Nima G. Patel, MD                Kenneth Perks, MD                Deborah A. Redford-Badwal, DDS
Laura Pickett, MD                Usha B. Reddy, MD                Elena-Lee Ritoli, DMD
John G. Pitegoff, MD             Alberto J. Rodriguez, MD         Scott R. Schoem, MD
Sharon K. Pool, DO               Anthony M. Roselli, MD           Tulio A. Valdez, MD
Leah G. Post, MD                 Harold O. Shapiro, MD
Ishrat I. Quadri, MD             Cindy L. St. Onge, MD            Critical Care
Amitabh R. Ram, MD               John B. Trouern-Trend, MD
Aruna S. Ramanan, MD             Allison H. Whitaker, MD          Active Staff
Chitraleka Ramanan, MD                                            Christopher L. Carroll, MD
Lawrence S. Rifkin, MD           Refer & Follow                   Leonard L. Comeau, MD
Viviann M. Rubin, MD             Anton M. Alerte, MD              Daniel G. Fisher, MD

                                                                     Moises Y. Salas, DDS
                                                                     Ian C. Tingey, DDS
                                                                     Yu-Hsiung Wang, DDS

                                                                     Active Staff
                                                                     Mary W. Chang, MD
                                                                     Hanspaul Makkar, MD

                                                                     Consultant Staff
                                                                     Jane M. Grant-Kels, MD

                                                                     Developmental Pediatrics

                                                                     Active Staff
                                                                     Paul H. Dworkin, MD
                                                                     Ann M. Milanese, MD
                                                                     John P. Pelegano, MD
                                                                     Neil L. Schechter, MD
Heather A. Schlott, MD           Sharon Soria, DMD
Philip C. Spinella, MD           Arthur L. Sperling, DMD             Allied Health Professional
Aaron R. Zucker, MD              Magdalena Z. Tauber, DMD            Barbara B. Draheim, APRN
                                 Brett A.Weyman, DDS, MD
Active Staff Nov 2008            Zheng Xu, DDS                       Consultant Staff
Allison S. Cowl, MD                                                  M. Alex Geertsma, MD
                                 Consultant Staff                    Mark A. Greenstein, MD
Allied Health Professional       Paul A. Bocciarelli, DMD
Kathleen M. Kellerman, PA-C      Adolph Bushell, DDS                 Emergency Medicine
Neviana I. Raykov, APRN          Patricia A. Carta, DMD
Petronella J. Stoltz, APRN       Anthony P. Colandrea, Jr., DMD      Active Staff
                                 Jennifer A. Diederich, DMD          Meredith W. Barrows, MD
Dentistry/Oral Surgery           Ellen Eisenberg, DMD                Jill Bernstein, MD
                                 Robert J. Gange, DDS                Mark Bisanzo, MD
Active Staff                     Cathleen I. Kowalski, DMD           John C. Brancato, MD
Maryam Azadpur, DMD              Lawrence I. Lipton, DMD             Zoe Casey, MD
Richard G. Bevilacqua, DMD, MD   Michael L. Mark, DMD                Cynthia Casucci, MD
Monica H. Cipes, DMD             Elena-Lee Ritoli, DMD               Ayesha Cheema, MD
Jeanmarie A. Cosgrove, DMD       Eduardo Rostenberg, DMD             Marvin C. Culbertson, III, MD
Fern E. Cytryn, DDS              W. Fred Thal, DDS                   Amy M. L. Dunn, DO
Mark C. Fletcher, DMD, MD        Steven D. Ureles, DMD               Katherine M. Hesse, MD
Lisa M. Gilkes, DDS                                                  Dennis A. Laird, MD
Marvin M. Goodman, DDS, MD       Courtesy Staff                      Christine T. Lamoureux, MD
Michael S. Goodman, DDS          Ronald J. Albert, DMD               James F. Parker, MD
Fredric R. Googel, DMD           Riccardo I. Ambrogio, DMD           John C. Peng, MD
Ira M. Greene, DDS               Joanna M. Douglass, DDS             Steven C. Rogers, MD
Carlos R. Ibanez, DDS            Judd B. Fink, DDS                   Amyna Sabir, DO
Ammar A. Idlibi, DMD             Yolanda P. Frontera, DDS            Adam M. Silverman, MD
Mitra Kabakoff, DDS              Jonathan F. Goldman, DMD            Sharon R. Smith, MD
Glenn F. Koehler, DDS            Edward S. Goracy, DDS               Michael Soltis, MD
Lawrence Y. Lee, DDS             Bina S. Katechia, DDS               Charles A. Thompson, MD
Stuart E. Lieblich, DMD          Vernon Y. Kwok, DMD                 David M. Walker, MD
Gregory P. Mathieu, DDS          Leena K. Langeland, DMD             Kristin I. Welch, MD
Tuyen D. Nguyen, DMD             Antonio Lepore, Jr., DDS            James F. Wiley, II, MD
Joseph F. Piecuch, DMD, MD       William P. Marco, DMD
Jorge M. Rabat, Jr., DDS         Barry R. McGuire, DMD               Allied Health Professional
Deborah A. Redford-Badwal, DDS   Mina Mina, DMD                      Michelle N. Brenes, PA-C
Steven Reiner, DDS               Laura B. Miner, DDS                 Joshua Freund, PA-C
Gary S. Schulman, DMD            Andrew E. Poole, DDS                Keri A. McGeary, PA-C
David M. Shafer, DMD             Joel L. Rosenlicht, DMD             Kathleen M. O’Leary, APRN
Richard J. Skinner, DMD          Lawrence P. Ryan, DDS,MD            David Parrotti, PA-C

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Mary L. Robbenhaar-Fretz, APRN
Margaret C. Seitz, PA-C
Carrie Walker, PA-C

Consultant Staff
Kelly K. Johnson-Arbor, MD
Charles A. McKay, Jr., MD

Courtesy Staff
Marc J. Bayer, MD
Joao H. Delgado, MD
Jennifer L. Young, MD


Active Staff
Doris E. Estrada, MD
Priya Phulwani, MD
Susan K. Ratzan, MD
Karen R. Rubin, MD
Sevket Yigit, MD                 Laurie A. Scheiner, MD       Courtesy Staff
                                 Hilda Slivka, MD             Thomas C. Banever, MD
Allied Health Professional       Keri A. Wallace, MD          Matthew G. Brown, MD
Karen E. Bucci, APRN             Catherine C. Wiley, MD       Jeffrey L. Cohen, MD
Nancy J. Paulhus-Orkin, APRN                                  Anne L. Lally, MD
Heidi B. Wildstein, APRN         Allied Health Professional   Rocco Orlando, III, MD
                                 Darlene Abbate’, APRN        Pavlos Papasavas, MD
Courtesy Staff                   Dorien S. Barnett, APRN      Darren S. Tishler, MD
Kelly A. Lynch, MD               Meredith B. Brown, PA-C
Robert M. Oberstein, MD          Ann T. Gorjanc, PA-C         Genetics
                                 Kathleen L. Kelliher, PA-C
Gastroenterology                 Anne Kiwanuka, APRN          Active Staff
                                 Garry D. Lapidus, PA-C       Robert M. Greenstein, MD
Active Staff                     Priscilla B. Malloy, APRN
Karan M. Emerick, MD             Dianne M. Powers, APRN       Consultant Staff
Michael J. Golioto, MD           Susan Sarvay, PA-C           Sally S. Rosengren, MD
Jeffrey S. Hyams, MD
Francisco A. Sylvester, MD       Consultant Staff             Gynecology
Donna K. Zeiter, MD              Lisa T. Menillo, MD
                                                              Active Staff
Allied Health Professional       General Surgery              Catherine Graziani, DO
Jodi L. Klekotka, APRN                                        Kerrie M. Henry, MD
Kristin D. Philipp, APRN         Active Staff                 Erin K. Pickett, MD
                                 Michael D. Bourque, MD       Frederick J. Rau, MD
Consultant Staff                 Brendan Campbell, MD         Emily J. Rosenbush, MD
Joseph A. Cappa, MD              Christine Finck, MD
Jeffrey S. Gelwan, MD            Donald W. Hight, MD          Courtesy Staff
Jonathan L. Israel, MD           David Hull, MD               Mary E. Farwell, MD
Jeffry Nestler, MD               Richard G. Weiss, MD         Nathan R.Fischer, MD
                                                              Pamela C. Griswold, MD
General Pediatrics               Allied Health Professional   Henry E. Jacobs, MD
                                 Kim M. Alleman, APRN         Ewa M. Jacunski, MD
Active Staff                     Colleen M. Brown, APRN       Richard J. Kates, MD
Robert S. Adamenko, MD           Irene Cordilico, PA-C        Maxine J. Klein, MD
Paula S. Algranati, MD           Sherry A. Sanderson, APRN    Odin K. Kuiper, MD
Richard C. Antonelli, MD         Ann L. Stoddard, APRN        Ellen J. Robinson, MD
Leonard I. Banco, MD             Kristina H. Johnson, MD      Matthew L. Saidel, MD
Christine Briccetti, MD
Kim C. Brownell, MD              Consultant Staff             Hematology/Oncology
Traci A. Friedman, MD            Robert J. Piorkowski, MD
Nina S. Livingston, MD           William V. Sardella, MD      Active Staff
Margaret J. McLaren, MD          Paul V. Vignati, MD          Arnold J. Altman, MD

Eileen R. Gillan, MD         Victor C. Herson, MD                 Allied Health Professional
J. Nathan Hagstrom, MD       Adam P. Matson, MD                   Sean T. Brennan, PA-C
Michael S. Isakoff, MD       Sandra I. Motta, MD                  Kara L. Denz, PA-C
Andrea L. D. Orsey, MD       Marilyn R. Sanders, MD
Nehal S. Parikh, MD          Leslie I. Wolkoff, MD                Consultant Staff
                             Allied Health Professional           Gregory R. Criscuolo, MD
Active Staff Nov 2008        Jean M. Bender, APRN                 Hilary C. Onyiuke, MD
Donna Boruchov, MD           Mary Brennan-Centrella, APRN         Courtesy Staff
                             Stephanie D. Capps, APRN             Howard Lantner, MD
Allied Health Professional   James R. Gerace, PA-C                Andrew E. Wakefield, MD
Amanda J. Page-Zuse, APRN    Jill A. Herr, APRN
Emily M. Peluso, APRN        Jill S. Lageman, PA-C                Ophthalmology
Katherine E. Steven, APRN    Michelle T. Letendre, APRN
                             Jennifer McClure, APRN               Active Staff
Consultant Staff             Stephanie F. McGuire, APRN           Paul A. Gaudio, MD
Robert D. Bona, MD           Suanne M. Menick, APRN               Christopher J. Kelly, MD
                             Karen T. O’Brien, APRN               Paul R. Mitchell, MD
Hospitalist Care/IMT         Terry M. Poppiti, APRN               Alan E. Solinsky, MD
                             Stacey H. Rubin, APRN                Peter G. Walden, MD
Active Staff                 Jessica E. Simao, PA-C
Priti Bhansali, MD           Patricia A. Trehey, APRN             Consultant Staff
Robert Englander MD, MPH     Alyssa Weiss, APRN                   Martin G. Edwards, MD
Jennifer L. Gannon, MD                                            Geoffrey T. Emerick, MD
Melissa R. Held, MD          Courtesy Staff
Richard A. Johnson, MD       Ted S. Rosenkrantz, MD               Courtesy Staff
David E. Marcello, III, MD                                        Scott L. Dolin, MD
Christine Skurkis, MD        Nephrology                           David K. Emmel, MD
Catherine B. Sullivan, MD                                         Alexander R. Gaudio, MD
William T. Zempsky, MD       Active Staff                         Clarence M. Gilbert, MD
                             Majid Rasoulpour, MD                 Michael P. Gingold, MD
Allied Health Professional   Kathleen M. Sardegna, MD             David A. Hill, MD
Barbara M. Adams, APRN                                            Peter H. Judson, MD
Stephanie Brown, APRN        Neurology                            Jerry Neuwirth, MD
Sabrina A. Colangelo, PA-C                                        Andrew J. Packer, MD
Christine A. Cosenza, PA-C   Active Staff                         James J. Pasternack, MD
Loren D’Angelo, APRN         Robert L. Cerciello, MD              Sarit M. Patel, MD
Lisa M. Gagnon, APRN         Francis J. DiMario, MD               Michael S. Ruddat, MD
Taryn J. Hamre, APRN         Carol R. Leicher, MD                 Marion J. Stoj, MD
Jill T. Jolley, APRN         Jennifer E. Madan Cohen, MD          Thomas P. Ward, MD
Stephanie M. LePage, PA-C    Richard Young, MD
Jennifer L. Nichols, APRN    Edwin L. Zalneraitis, MD             Orthopaedics
Hilarie A. Orton, PA-C
                             Allied Health Professional           Active Staff
Infectious Diseases          Sheryl A. Carter-O’Brien, PAC        Ross A. Benthien, MD
                                                                  Andrew E. Caputo, MD
Active Staff                 Consultant Staff
Alberto Cohen-Abbo, MD       Alok Bhargava, MD
Henry M. Feder, Jr., MD      Kevin J. Felice, DO
Peter J. Krause, MD          Michele D. Kleiman, MD
Juan C. Salazar, MD          Avinash Prasad, MD

Consultant Staff             Neurosurgery
Michael T. Lawlor, MD
Courtesy Staff               Active Staff
Mark N. Lobato, MD           Charles C. Duncan, MD
                             Paul M. Kanev, MD
Neonatology                  Inam U. Kureshi, MD
                             David A. Kvam, MD
Active Staff                 Arnold J. Rossi, MD
Jorge Alba, DO
Leonard I. Eisenfeld, MD
James I. Hagadorn, MD

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Peter A. DeLuca, MD              Otolaryngology                  Alex C. Cech, MD
Mark C. Lee, MD                                                  Steven S. Smith, MD
Daniel J. Mastella, MD           Active Staff
Carl W. Nissen, MD               James S. Batti, MD              Allied Health Professional
Kristan A. Pierz, MD             Gregory S. Bonaiuto, MD         Kerri M. Langevin, APRN
Ashley K. Shepard, DPM           Marc D. Eisen, MD
Jeffrey D. Thomson, MD           Nicole Murray-Posner, MD        Consultant Staff
Joseph R. Treadwell, DPM         Richard A. Newman, MD           Gary E. Russolillo, MD
Elizabeth Weber, MD              Russell W. Robertson, MD        Jeffrey C. Salomon, MD
Janet L. Zahradnik, MD           Jeffrey A. Sawyer, MD
                                 Scott R. Schoem, MD             Courtesy Staff
Allied Health Professional       Brook M. Seeley, MD             Orlando DeLucia, MD
Diane (Dee) M. Barnes, PA-C      Howard G. Smith, MD
Bruce E. Bowman, PA-C            Tulio A. Valdez, MD             Psychiatry
Anthony J. Ricciuti, Jr., PA-C
Amy R. Shannon, APRN             Consultant Staff                Active Staff
Judith Stannard, PA-C            Denis C. Lafreniere, MD         James Black, MD
                                 Gerald Leonard, MD              John H. Cordes, MD
Consultant Staff                 Sheldon Nova, MD                Mirela Loftus, MD
Michael S. Aronow, MD            G. Gordon Snyder, III, MD       Lynn M. Mangini, MD
                                 Paul Stanislaw, Jr., MD         Lisa B. Namerow, MD
                                                                 Francisco Ripepi, MD
                                 Courtesy Staff                  Robert A. Sahl, MD
                                 Seth M. Brown, MD
                                 Michael J. Franklin, MD         Allied Health Professional
                                 William B. Lehmann, MD          Michael P. Coyle, PsyD
                                 Kourosh Parham, MD, PhD         Suzanne M. Derry, PhD
                                 Ronald J. Saxon, MD             Robert W. Deutsch, PhD
                                 Valerie J. Vitale, MD           Patricia R. Fitzgerald, PhD
                                 Stephen G. Wolfe, MD            Gary M. Isenberg, PsyD
                                                                 J. Gregory Javornisky, PhD
                                 Pathology                       Joseph Kulas, PhD
                                                                 Jeffrey J. Magnavita, PhD
                                 Active Staff                    Margo D. Maine, PhD
                                 Margaret Assaad, MD             Barbara R. Rzepski, PhD
                                 Fabiola S. Balarezo, MD         Robert J. Weinstein, PhD
                                 Thomas E. Ciesielski, MD
                                 Joseph A. DiGiuseppe, MD, PhD   Consultant Staff
Bruce D. Browner, MD             Jonathan S. Earle, MD           Eric D. Cohen, MD
John J. Mara, MD                 Mary D. Fiel-Gan, MD            Adele L. Martel, MD
Paul B. Murray, MD               Saverio Ligato, MD              Richard J. Miller, MD
Kenneth J. Paonessa, MD          Mark E. Ludwig, MD
Jerold M. Perlman, MD            Srinivas R. Mandavilli, MD      Courtesy Staff
Eric W. Silverstein, DPM         Richard C. Muller, MD           Nora N. Hanna, MD
Brian G. Smith, MD               William T. Pastuszak, MD        Jyotsna S. Ranga, MD
Anthony J. Spinella, MD          William N. Rezuke, Jr., MD
H. Kirk Watson, MD               Andrew Ricci, Jr., MD           Pulmonary Medicine
Aris D. Yannopoulos, MD          Edyta K. Rotundo, MD
                                 Bradford J. Sherburne, MD       Active Staff
Courtesy Staff                   Dean F. Uphoff, MD              Anita Bhandari, MD
Kevin J. Burton, MD              Theresa M. Voytek, MD           Craig D. Lapin, MD
Andrew G. Gabow, MD              Rebecca N. Williams, MD         Craig M. Schramm, MD
Robert A. Green, MD
Donald R. Kelly, MD              Plastic Surgery                 Active Staff Nov 2008
W. Jay Krompinger, MD                                            Melanie Collins, MD
Richard M. Linburg, MD           Active Staff
Michael A. Miranda, MD           Duffield Ashmead, MD            Allied Health Professional
Durgesh Nagarkatti, MD           Alan Babigian, MD               Rosalynn Bravo, APRN
Steven E. Selden, MD             David M. Bass, MD
Eric A. Silverstein, MD          Charles L. Castiglione, MD      Consultant Staff
Raymond J. Sullivan, MD                                          R. Frederic Knauft, MD

Radiation Oncology

Consultant Staff
Robert J. Dowsett, MD
Stephen H. Hauser, MD
Susan Y. Kim, MD
Kenneth A. Leopold, MD
Jacqueline M. Lyon, MD
Andrew L. Salner, MD

Courtesy Staff
Helaine F. Bertsch, MD
Timothy Boyd, MD


Active Staff
R. Timothy Brown, MD
Frederick U. Conard, III, MD
John E. Foster, MD
Richard L.Goldman, MD
Douglas J. Moote, MD
Robert M. Spillane, MD         Steven K. Sussman, MD                Surgery – Vascular
Margaret K. Szerejko, MD       Gregory T. Turner, MD
Domenic A. Zambuto, MD         Steven R. Urbanski, MD               Active Staff
                               Hugh S. Vine, MD                     Gary S. Kopf, MD
Allied Health Professional     John P. Volpe, MD
Patrick S. Deegan, PA-C        David L. Zimmerman, MD               Courtesy Staff
                                                                    Jonathan A. Hammond, MD
Courtesy Staff                 Rehabilitation Medicine              Paul L. Preissler, MD
Bruce P. Arose, MD                                                  Hiroyoshi Takata, MD
Alan R. Butler, MD             Active Staff                         David J. Underhill, MD
Bret F. Coughlin, MD           David A. Feingold, MD
Edward B. Cronin, MD                                                Urology
Ethan B. Foxman, MD            Rheumatology
Marc F. Glickstein, MD                                              Active Staff
William J. Glucksman, MD       Active Staff                         Matthew G. Ely, III, MD
Martha M. Greenwood, MD        Barbara S. Edelheit, MD              Fernando A. Ferrer, MD
Brian J. Grogan, MD            Lawrence S. Zemel, MD                Howard I. Hochman, MD
Michael J. Hallisey, MD        Consultant Staff                     Christina Kim, MD
Fernando F. Illescas, MD       Robert D. Rudnicki, MD               John H. Makari, MD
Devika N. Jajoo, MD
Stephen V. Klein, MD           Surgery – Trauma                     Allied Health Professional
Jennifer C. Logan, MD                                               Donna M. Savino, APRN
Patrick C. Malloy, MD          Allied Health Professional           Heidi Sweeney, APRN
Stuart K. Markowitz, MD        Lisa Q. Corbett, APRN
Douglas D. Montgomery, MD      Mary L. Crandall, APRN               Consultant Staff
Michael T. O’Loughlin, MD      John M. McNab, PA-C                  Arthur E. LaMontagne, Jr., MD
Stephen K. Ohki, MD            Michael J. Russo, PA-C               Jill M. Peters-Gee, MD
John P. Opalacz, MD            Eric Schott, PA-C
Anal C. Patel, MD              Frieda Winnick, APRN                 Courtesy Staff
Jinnah A. Phillips, MD                                              John A. Taylor, III, MD
William S. Poole, MD           Consultant Staff                     G. Thomas Trono, Jr., MD
Reuben Rock, MD                Manish Tandon, MD
Ronald J. Rosenberg, MD
Werner Rosshirt, MD            Courtesy Staff
Mark A. Skirgaudas, MD         Robert T. Brautigam, MD
Gary R. Spiegel, MD            Lenworth Jacobs, MD
Barry Stein, MD                Stephen Luk, MD
Joseph J. Straub, Jr., MD      George A. Perdrizet, MD
                               Joseph V. Portereiko, DO

                                          CONNECTICUT CHILDREN’S MEDICAL CENTER 2008 Annual Report   21
                          MESSAGE           FROM           THE    FOUNDATION

                      Fulfilling the hospital’s mission     while seeking the most innovative ways to expand
                      depends not only on our               the accessibility of the vital services we provide.
                      talented medical professionals,            As Chairman of the Foundation Board, it is
                      administrators and staff. It also     my pleasure to extend our deepest gratitude to all
                      depends on the essential support      whose support has significantly impacted the
                      of our donors. We are fortunate       children and families of our region. By giving so
                      that countless individuals,           generously, they are helping to ensure that the work
                      corporations, foundations,            that is done each day at Connecticut Children’s
  organizations and schools share our belief that           is the most technologically advanced and
  the children and families of our region deserve to        compassionate as possible. Work that is saving
  have an academic medical center dedicated exclu-          children’s lives.
  sively to their care.
      Our robust group of very special donors               Sincerely,
  enhances every corner of the Medical Center.
  Contributions enable our neurosurgeons,
  neonatalogists, oncologists and other pediatric
  subspecialists to treat even the most complex cases
  in a state-of-the-art facility designed especially for
  kids. Gifts to our basic, translational and outcomes      Anne P. Sargent
  research efforts help us to advance child health          Chair
  on a regional and national level. And, unrestricted       Connecticut Children’s Medical Center Foundation
  donations allow us to meet our current needs

The following list includes donations by Individuals, Corporations, Foundations, Organizations,
Schools, Bequests, and Memorials to Connecticut Children’s Medical Center between October 1, 2007
and September 30, 2008. While every gift that is made to the Medical Center is greatly valued,
due to space constraints, we are only able to list a representative group of donors.

Individuals                            Mrs. Beverly A. Arrington              Mr. Craig L. Barrila
Jill B. and Cecil B. Adams             Duffield Ashmead, IV, MD               Mr. and Mrs. Dana N. Barron
Mr. Worthington M. Adams               Mr. and Mrs. David Austin              Mary A. Barry
Mrs. Lillian R. Agostini               Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Babiak             Mr. Jarvis S. Barton
Mr. and Mrs. David L. Allen            Mr. and Mrs. Owen S. Bahler            Mr. Daniel Beaudoin
Mr. Matt Allison                       Mr. and Mrs. Samuel J. Bailey, Jr.     Edward J. Beaudry, Jr. RN
Mr. Tyrone Andrecheck                  Ms. Leigh Ann Baker                    Mr. John M. Bee, Jr.
Mr. Chester Andrews                    Steve Balcanoff                        Dr. and Mrs. Kenneth G. Benoit
Mrs. Kathleen Ansaldi                  Mr. and Mrs. Michael Baldwin           Mr. and Mrs. Scott E. Benson
Mr. and Mrs. J. Danford Anthony, Jr.   Dr. and Mrs. Leonard Banco             Mr. and Mrs. David F. Berger
Cheryl Archer                          Ms. Patricia A. Bannan                 Mr. Steve Berger
Mr. Harold Arkava                      Mrs. Ellen Banner                      Mr. and Mrs. Paul Berlin
Mr. and Mrs. Edward D. Arnheiter       Mr. and Mrs. Mark A. Bannon            Dr. and Mrs. William Berlin
Ms. Mary A. Arnold                     Dr. and Mrs. John V. Banta             Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm E. Berman
Mr. and Mrs. James D. Aronson          Mr. John Banta, Jr.                    Dr. and Mrs. Richard A. Berning
Mr. Donald A. Arpine                   Mr. and Mrs. Thomas O. Barnes

Drs. Eric Bezler and                     Mr. and Mrs. Carl J. DiMario           Mr. and Mrs. R. Adrian French
   Natalie Zimmerman                     Mr. and Mrs. Edmund DiSanto            Ms. Rebecca M. Fuller
Mr. Robert Black and Ms. Johanne Bach    Mr. and Mrs. James H. Ditkoff          Mr. Ronald Gabrillitz
Mr. and Mrs. William A. Bloom            Peggy Mabrey Dorough                   Mr. Jeffrey H. Gage
Gerald J. Boisvert                       Mrs. Sandra W. Douglas                 Mr. and Mrs. John Gannon
Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey A. Borghesi         Julie Drouin                           Mr. and Mrs. Kyle Gardiner
Mr. and Mrs. James L. Bosworth           Susan C. Duckworth                     Mr. and Mrs. Gilles G. Garre
Dr. and Mrs. Michael D. Bourque          Mrs. Julie A. Duerr                    David W. and Pamela F. Garry
Miss Audrey Boyce                        Mr. and Mrs. Robert C. Dulitsky        Mr. Martin J. Gavin and
Ms. Dona Boysen                          Mrs. Melissa Dumont                      Dr. M. Katherine Gavin
Dr. Troyen A. Brennan and                Ms. Karen Dunn                         Mr. and Mrs. E. Clayton Gengras, III
   Ms. Wendy Warring                     Dr. Paul and Mrs. Sheila Dworkin       Mr. and Mrs. Jay J. Giacco
Mrs. Nancy S. Bright                     Mr. and Mrs. Charles F. Ebbinghaus     Mr. and Mrs. Gary Gillette
Barbara E. Brown                         Mr. and Mrs. William P. Egan           Mr. Sean Gillooley
David L. Brown, MD
Mr. Franklin L. Browning
Mr. Steven Broyde and
   Ann Milanese, MD
Ms. Nancy Bruno
Mr. and Mrs. Edward H. Budd
Ms. Darlene M. Burgwardt
Georgine and Robert Burke
Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Burns, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Jerry W. Burris
Mr. and Mrs. Kevin D. Byrne
Mr. and Mrs. John F. Byrnes
Mr. James Calciano
Mr. and Mrs. Michael J. Camilleri
Mr. Joseph A. Campise
Mr. and Mrs. Robert A. Canyock, Jr.
Antoinetta M. Capriglione, MD
Mr. and Mrs. Gary R. Carlo
Mr. Mark Carlson
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Carrier
Mr. and Mrs. James R. Carroll
Patsyjean K. Carter
Richard W. Cartun, MD
Mr. William J. Casazza
Mr. and Mrs. Leo A. Castagna
Mr. Gregory E. Castanza
Dr. and Mrs. Leon Chameides
Mr. and Mrs. William G. Champion
Mr. and Mrs. Gardner Chapman
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Chappie
Eileen Ciccone                           Dr. and Mrs. Leonard Eisenfeld         Mr. and Mrs. Paul Girard
Mr. and Mrs. David W. Clark, Jr.         Robert Englander, MD                   Mr. and Mrs. Gary Giulietti
Mr. and Mrs. Randall T. Clegg            Dr. and Mrs. Jeffrey M. Factor         Ms. Tamisha Glass
Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Clemow                Parvin H. Fadakar, MD                  Mr. Joseph Glasser
Mrs. Barbara V. Coffin                   Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan M. Fairbanks     Mr. Harvey Glazer
Mr. and Mrs. George D. Colegrove, Jr.    Ms. Marie Falsey                       Mr. and Mrs. Aaron J. Gleixner
Leonard L. Comeau, MD                    Mr. and Mrs. Eric Fekete               Mr. and Mrs. Paul W. Glover, III
Ms. Elizabeth K. Connelly                Drs. Fernando Ferrer and               Mr. and Mrs. David Goldberg
Mr. and Mrs. James G. Connolly             Selina Davis Ferrer                  Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Goldfarb
Mr. and Mrs. Ronald R. Cote              Mrs. Dorothy Finell                    Dr. and Mrs. Tilak Gooneratne
Mr. and Mrs. John R. Craggs              Daniel G. Fisher, MD                   Mr. Lawerence P. Goss
Mr. and Mrs. James Cronin                Mrs. Vera M. Fitzgerald                Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Grable
Mr. and Mrs. Michael J. Curran           Mr. and Mrs. James Fitzsimmons, Jr.    Mr. David A. Granger and
Claire K. Dalidowitz, RD                 Mr. Patrick Fitzsimons                    Dr. Christina Kim
Mr. and Mrs. R. Cornelius Danaher, Jr.   Mr. John Flemings                      Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Granger
Mrs. Maureen David                       Mr. Gary F. Flynn and                  Ms. Barbara Grant
Mr. and Mrs. James H. Davis                Ms. Felicia DeDominicis              Mr. and Mrs. Steven J. Greco
Mr. and Mrs. William R. Davis            Ms. Christine Foley                    Ms. Michelle L. Green
Mr. and Mrs. Marcus DeBaise              Ms. Nancy C. Ford                      Mr. and Mrs. Glen R. Greenberg
Dr. and Mrs. Peter J. Deckers            Mr. and Mrs. Richard H. Forde          Mr. and Mrs. James Greenfield
Mr. and Mrs. Alex DeSorbo                Mrs. Erin Foy                          Lawrence C. and Carla Gregory
Ms. Concetta Di Leo                      Mr. and Mrs. Donald R. Frahm           Linda and George Groom, III
Ms. Barbara A. Diaz                      Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Fraleigh, Jr.   Mr. and Mrs. Richard Guerriere
Mr. Richard DiCiccio                     Mr. Richard Freckleton and             Mr. Donald Guzauckas, Jr.
                                           Ms. Antoinette C. Lazarus

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                                                                                                 Richard and Barbara Lieberman
                                                                                                 Mr. and Mrs. Matthew D. Lilly
                                                                                                 Mr. and Mrs. Michael D. Lipton
                                                                                                 Nina S. Livingston, MD
                                                                                                 Mr. and Mrs. Scott M. Livingston
                                                                                                 Mr. Gregory F. Lombardi
                                                                                                 Mr. and Mrs. Peter G. Lombardo
                                                                                                 Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Luginbuhl
                                                                                                 Mr. and Mrs. H. Mark Lunenburg
                                                                                                 Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Lunsford
                                                                                                 Mr. and Mrs. Austin T. Lydon
                                                                                                 Dr. and Mrs. Douglas H. MacGilpin
                                                                                                 Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Malecki
                                                                                                 Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence J. Malone
                                                                                                 Mr. and Mrs. David J. Manafort, Sr.
                                                                                                 Mr. and Mrs. James A. Manafort, Jr.
                                                                                                 Mr. William Manafort
                                                                                                 Mr. and Mrs. J. Scott Marble
                                                                                                 Mr. and Mrs. Steven Margolis
                                                                                                 Ms. Wendy Marinan
                                                                                                 Tom and Michelle Marra
                                                                                                 Mr. and Mrs. Fred J. Maryanski
                                                                                                 Ms. Trish Masse
Each year many patients, family members and visitors are entertained at the Medical Center by    Mr. and Mrs. Leo P. Masson
performers sponsored by the Starlight Children’s Foundation. Virginia Anderson, an artist with   Ms. Susan E. Maxwell
Playtivity, is a frequent performer at Connecticut Children’s.                                   Ross Mayer
                                                                                                 Ms. Mary Mazur
                                                                                                 Mr. and Mrs. James P. McConnell
     Mr. Jack D. Haber                               Janice J. Johnston, MD                      Mr. and Mrs. Paul McDonnell
     Mr. and Mrs. J. C. David Hadden                 Gloria Jones                                Mr. David McEnerney
     Mr. Robert Haggett                              Mr. William R. Jordan                       Mr. Mark J. McGrath
     Mr. John P. Hakkinen                            Mr. and Mrs. Christopher K. Kabrick         Barbara McKinney
     Mr. and Mrs. Mark R. Hall                       Dr. and Mrs. Daniel J. Kase                 Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. McVeigh
     Mr. Ken Harrison                                Ms. Roberta Kaufman                         Donna Megliola
     Mr. and Mrs. Forrest L. Hartson                 Mr. William J. Kayfus, III                  Mr. and Mrs. Francisco Mendez, Sr.
     Mr. Michael E. Haylon and                       Mr. John Keane                              Ms. Susan Menson
        Ms. Carol Dupuis                             Tom, Melissa, Shelby, Sydney,               Mr. and Mrs. Jarmo Miettinen
     Mr. and Mrs. Scott Healer                           Sheridan & Shaylee King                 Mr. and Mrs. Leo Millette
     Mr. and Mrs. Ron J. Henderson                   Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Klimovich              Mr. and Mrs. Robert M. Mills
     Doug and Theresa Hendricksen                    Mr. and Mrs. Michael C. Konover             Mr. and Mrs. Gregory F. Milzcik
     Mr. James F. Hennessey                          Mr. and Mrs. Simon H. Konover               Mr. and Mrs. Earl B. Mix
     Dr. and Mrs. William B. Henry                   Mr. C. Andrew Kostrevagh                    Ms. Joan Mocarski
     Mr. and Mrs. Louis Hernandez, Jr.               Mr. and Mrs. Bill Kowalski                  Mr. and Mrs. William Molnar
     Dr. and Mrs. Victor C. Herson                   Dr. and Mrs. Warren J. Krompinger           Mrs. Brenda A. Montague
     Mr. Matthew R. Heyer                            Mr. and Mrs. Leonard J. Kujawa              Mr. and Mrs. Gary E. Montesi
     Dr. and Mrs. Donald Hight                       Jill Lageman and Sons                       Mr. and Mrs. John W. Moran
     Donna Hilliard                                  Ms. Kate Lair                               Kathy and Michael Gorman
     Mr. and Mrs. John W. Hincks                     Mr. Jason A. Lamb and                       Mr. Sylvio Morin
     Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey B. Hires                       Ms. Corinna L. Nylin                    Mr. and Mrs. William Morlock
     Mr. and Mrs. T. Donald Hirschfeld               Mr. Paul Larsson                            Mr. and Mrs. J. Timothy Morris
     Mr. Fred N. Hoadley, Sr.                        Dr. and Mrs. John H. Lavalette              Mr. and Mrs. David L. Morrow
     Mr. and Mrs. Bradley Hoffman                    Mrs. Susan C. Law                           Mr. Michael G. Morrow
     Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey S. Hoffman                 Ms. Marta J. Lawrence                       Ms. Diane Mouradjian
     Mr. and Mrs. Kevin P. Hogan                     Marcia and Alan Lazowski                    Mr. and Mrs. John S. Murtha
     Mr. and Mrs. Michael B. Hogan                   Robert and Jill Le Blanc                    Mr. and Mrs. Ralph R. Muschett
     Mr. and Mrs. Burt Homonoff                      Mr. and Mrs. Robert Leake                   Mr. Stephen J. Neff
     Mr. and Mrs. Philip Hooker                      Maureen M. LeBlanc                          Mr. and Mrs. Douglas R. Neu
     Donna and Jeff Hughes                           Mr. and Mrs. Alan J. Lebow                  Ms. Monica Newell-Hines
     Mr. and Mrs. John M. Hughes                     Mr. and Mrs. Richard M. Leibert             Mr. Jason D. Newman
     Jeffrey S. Hyams, MD                            Harris B. Leopold, MD and                   Mrs. Elizabeth Nissen
     Ms. Amanda L. Imbriglio                             Jodi M. Leopold, MD                     Katherine and William Nixon
     Ms. Sherry B. Irvine                            Mr. Philippe Levi                           Robert and Mary-Beth Nolan
     Mr. and Mrs. B. Theodore Jacobs                 Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth J. Levine              Mr. Tim Norton
     David and Sasha Jay                             Coleman and Judie Levy                      Ms. Bumtsend Odgerel
     Mr. Anand S. Jinwala                            Laurence K. Levy, DMD                       Mr. and Mrs. Peter Odlum
     Edward S. Johnson, DDS                          Mr. and Mrs. Michael W. Levy                Mr. and Mrs. David M. Olender
     Ms. Jean T. Johnson                             Mr. and Mrs. Edward Lewis                   Chip and Nancy Olson
     Mr. and Mrs. Scott H. Johnson                   Alan and Judy Lieberman                     Mr. and Mrs. William D. O’Neill

Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Pagano, Jr.         Mr. Lou Shapiro                        Thomas and Martha Westmoreland
Mark and Luanne Paley & Family          Ms. Sara Shea and                      Mr. and Mrs. Mark R. Wetzel
Mr. and Mrs. Dan Parnell                   Mr. Michael Stinchion               Mr. and Mrs. David A. White
Mr. and Mrs. Christopher A. Pates       Mr. and Mrs. Richard Sheldon           Ms. Henrietta Whiteman
Mr. and Mrs. Gerald L. Pelletier        Ms. Sloane Sheldon                     Mr. and Mrs. Edward B. Whittemore
Ms. Louise Pelletier                    Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Shivery        Mr. and Mrs. Freddie L. Williams
Ms. Amy Pellett                         Mr. and Mrs. Thomas P. Shugrue         Mr. Thomas R. Willits and
Nicholas V. Perricone, MD               Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Shulansky             Ms. Nancy J. Wheeler
Mr. and Mrs. Anthony P. Peterson        Mr. and Mrs. Philip W. Shuman          Mr. and Mrs. Charles F. Willner, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Randall H. Peterson        Mr. and Mrs. Stephen J. Sills          Mr. Keith Wilson and
Mrs. Phyllis Petrolito                  Mr. Wayne A. Silva                       Ms. Marjorie Hayes
Mr. and Mrs. Michael A. Pfaff           Mr. Ronald Simon                       Mr. and Mrs. Mark Wilson
Rebecca and Ronald Phillips             Mr. and Mrs. Michael J. Sims           Mr. Peter Winters
Mr. Walter Pierog                       Dr. and Mrs. John F. Siraco            Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Wojnilo, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert C. Pike             Mr. James Jay Sirois, Jr.              Dr. and Mrs. Leslie Wolkoff
Dr. and Mrs. Gerald G. Piserchia        Mr. James R. Smart                     Mr. and Mrs. Willard L. Wood
Dr. and Mrs. John G. Pitegoff           Mr. and Mrs. Lon A. Smith              Mr. and Mrs. David Woods
Atty. Robert S. Poliner                 Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm S. Smith          Mr. and Mrs. Dana J. Wright
Dr. and Mrs. William C. Popik           Mr. and Mrs. John G. Sommers           Ms. Ok Ye Yi
Mr. Paul Porrata                        Mr. and Mrs. Jay S. Spivak             Mr. and Mrs. Roland F. Young, III
Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Pritchard       Dr. and Mrs. Douglas K. Spracklin      Mr. and Mrs. Eric M. Zachs
Mr. Jonathan K. Putnam                  Michael Steinberg, MD and              Mr. and Mrs. Edmond S. Zaglio
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel P. Quigley             Felice Heller, MD                   Mrs. Jane S. Zaglio
Mr. William Ramos                       Mrs. Jeannine M. Steucek               Mr. and Mrs. Peter D. Zaglio
Mr. Dean and Ms. Joanna Rapoza          Ms. Katherine E. Steven                Mr. and Mrs. Brad Zeligson
Mr. Larry Ratner                        Keith A. and Catherine B. Stevenson    Aaron R. Zucker, MD
Mr. and Mrs. Craig R. Raymond           Ms. Heather Stoddard
Ms. Irene L. Redford                    Mrs. Frances S. Stout                  Corporations
Michael and Elizabeth Reilly            Mr. and Mrs. John S. Stout             Abbott Ball Company
Jeffrey and Susan Renert                Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Sugarman       Aetna, Inc.
Mr. Thomas C. Richardson                Catherine Sullivan, MD                 Albert B. Ashforth, Inc.
Ms. Nancy Rickborn                      Mr. and Mrs. Brian Summers             Alcon Laboratories, Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel H. Rosenfeld        John and Lisa Sundean                  Aluminum Company of America
Mr. and Mrs. Paul M. Ross               Mr. Peter G. Swanson                   AT&T Employee Community
Linda and David Roth                    Francisco Sylvester, MD and               Services Funds
Mr. and Mrs. Mark R. Rousseau              Elizabeth Estrada, MD               Athena Diagnostics, Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. Chip Rubenstein            Mr. Ryan Burrell and                   Austin Products Co., Inc.
Mr. Jonathan N. Rubin and                  Ms. Lindsey Talmadge                Bank of America, N.A.
   Dr. Viviann M. Rubin                 Liz Tamiso                             Barnes Group, Inc.
Dr. Fred G. Rubin and                   Khanitha Tangnavarad, DDS
   Dr. Karen Rubin                      Ms. Janet Tanner
Ms. Elizabeth Rudden                    Doreen Tarascio
Mr. Peter Rusconi                       Mr. Joseph R. Tatta
Mr. Anthony C. Ruszala                  Rob and Ann Taylor
Mr. and Mrs. David Rybinski             Mr. and Mrs. Mark Teitelbaum
Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Sadowski             Dr. and Mrs. Jeffrey D. Thomson
Drs. Juan and Olga Salazar              Mr. Thomas Tiernan
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Salvagno           Dr. and Mrs. Richard C. Tilton
Ms. Robin L. Sanborn                    Mr. and Mrs. Edward Tonnessen
Mr. and Mrs. Jose A. Santos             Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Toro
Mary and Emil Sapere, Jr.               Mr. and Mrs. Stanley A. Tripp, Jr.
Anne and Robert Sargent                 Mr. and Mrs. Bruce E. Truax
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph D. Sargent          Mr. and Mrs. Eric Trudon
Ms. Nydia Saros                         Mr. and Ms. Paul Truebig
Ms. Judith A. Saxton                    Mr. and Mrs. Alan Tuchmann
Martha Schall and Morris Czaczkes       Mr. and Mrs. Charles H. Tyler
Mr. and Mrs. Peter A. Schmidt-Fellner   Mr. and Mrs. Laurence A. Vallieres
Ronald L. Schneider                     Dr. and Mrs. Christopher J. Veale
Dr. Scott R. Schoem and                 Mr. and Mrs. Gerard Vecchio            Connecticut Children’s pediatric hematologist/
   Ms. Rachel Garron                    Drs. James and Cheryl Veronneau        oncologist Eileen Gillan, MD, shares a moment
Mr. and Mrs. David A. Schupp            Ms. Robin M. Vidito                    with patient Cayden Goldberg at the first annual
Mr. and Mrs. Rollin G. Schuster, Jr.    Mr. Stephen L. Vonick                  Cycle of Life event that took place in June at the
Mr. and Mrs. Brad Schwartz              Mr. and Mrs. Richard D. Vorisek        Mortensen Riverfront Plaza in Hartford. The event
Mrs. Karen E. Schwarz                   Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Wagoner           was sponsored by Connecticut Children’s and
Mr. Anthony M. Scialdone                Mr. and Mrs. David Ware                coincided with the nationwide celebration of
                                                                               National Cancer Survivors Day. Dr. Gillan leads
Mr. and Mrs. Roy E. Scott               Deborah Weber                          Connecticut Children’s newly-developed REACH
Mr. and Mrs. John P. Selldorff          Mr. Arthur Edward Webster, III, Esq.   for the STARS Survivorship Clinic.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Shanfield        Mr. and Mrs. Patrick L. Weiler

                                                   CONNECTICUT CHILDREN’S MEDICAL CENTER 2008 Annual Report              25
     Big Y Foods, Inc.                                  Golub Corporation                          Premier Financial Services, LLC
     Bingham McCutchen, LLP                             Goodrich Danbury Employees                 ProHealth Physicians, Inc.
     Boston Private Value Investors, Inc.                  Helping Hand Fund                       Pucuda, Inc.
     Brescome Barton, Inc.                              Grainger                                   R.C. Knox and Company, Inc.
     Brook Wealth Management, LLC                       Great American Donut, Inc.                 Rare Reminder, Inc.
     Buckley Radio                                      H.P. Hood Incorporated                     RE/MAX of New England
     Carter Chevrolet                                   Hamilton Sundstrand                        Rite Aid
     Caserta Design Company, LLC                        Hartford Anesthesiology Associates, Inc.   Robinson & Cole, L.L.P.
     CB Richard Ellis-N.E. Partners, LP                 Hartford Distributors, Inc.                Rockwood Capital
     Center Street Chiropractic, LLC                    Hartford Investment Management Co.         Rogin Nassau Caplan Lassman
     Charles J. Angelo Manufacturing                    Hartford Pathology Associates                 & Hirtle, LLC
        Group, LLC                                      Hartford Series of Lockton                 Roy H. Bubbs, LLC.
     Chemtura Corp.                                        Companies, LLC                          Savings Institute Bank and Trust Co.
     Citi Global Impact Funding Trust, Inc.             HCC Global Financial Products              Saxe Doernberge & Vita, P.C.
     City Oil Company, Inc.                             Health Consultants Group                   Shipman & Goodwin, LLP
     Club 24 Health & Fitness                           Hoffman Auto Group                         Shire
     Comcast Communications, Inc.                       Howley Bread Group, Ltd                    Sovereign Bank of New England
     Controlled Air, Inc.                               HRW Resources, Inc.                        Spartan Aerospace, LLC
     Costco Wholesale                                   Hunt Leibert Jacobson, P. C.               Sustainable Growth Advisers, LP
     Creative Office Interiors                          IBM Employee Services Center               Target
     CT Classic Chevy                                   Income Research & Management, Inc.         Taunton Press, Inc.
     Dairy Queen                                        ING                                        The Boston Company Asset
     Database Publishing Systems, Inc.                  InnoNet, LLC                                  Management, LLC
     Data-Mail, Inc.                                    iParty Retail Store Corp.                  The Credit Union League of Connecticut
     Day Pitney, LLP                                    J.H. Cohn, LLP                             The Hartford Courant
     Discover RE Managers, Inc.                         Jack Farrelly Company                      The Hartford Financial Services
     Diversified Project Management                     John Hancock Retirement Plan Services         Group, Inc.
     Dornenburg Group                                   Johnson Turbine Support, LLC               The Hartford Mutual Funds
     DPC Quality Pump Services                          Julius Baer Investment                     The Phoenix Companies, Inc.
     Dunkin’ Donuts Franchisees                            Management, LLC                         Tim Hortons USA, Inc.
        of Connecticut                                  Kelly Financial Group, LLC                 Trust Company of Connecticut
     Enzon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.                        Kohl’s                                     Turbine Controls, Inc.
     ER Card, LLC                                       Konover & Associates, Inc.                 UBS Financial Services
     Fidelity Investments Corporation                   Landmark Partners, Inc.                    United Restaurant Group
     Flame Treating & Engineering                       Lane Construction Corporation              UnitedHealth Group
     Ford News Diner                                    Law Offices of Trantolo & Trantolo, P.C.   Vicon Motion Systems
     Four T’s Construction, LLC                         LEGO Systems, Inc.                         VNA Health Care, Inc.
     General Dynamics Electric Boat                     Liberty Bank                               Wal-Mart and Sam’s Club
     General Electric Company                           LSV Asset Management                       Waterford Group, LLC
     Genzyme                                            Lux Bond & Green                           William B. Meyer, Inc.
     George Weston Bakeries, Inc.                       Lyman Orchards                             William Raveis Real Estate
     Gitlin, Campise, Pascoe and Blum, LLC              Maguire Group, Inc.                        Wittmann, Inc.
                                                        Max Restaurant Group                       Yarde Metals
                                                        MC Scoops, LLC                             Zavarella Woodworking, Inc.
                                                        McPhee Electrical Ltd, LLC
                                                        MDTA                                       Foundations
                                                        Medical Talk, Inc.                         Acorn Alcinda Foundation, Inc.
                                                        Microsoft Matching Gifts Program           Aetna Foundation, Inc.
                                                        Modern Plumbing Supplies                   Ahearn Family Foundation
                                                        Modern Woodcrafts, LLC                     Allied Printing Services
                                                        Mohegan Sun                                   Charitable Foundation
                                                        Morgan Stanley                             Allstate Foundation
                                                        Moses and Schreiber, LLP                   Beatrice Fox Auerbach Foundation
                                                        Mott Corporation                           Barnes Group Foundation, Inc.
                                                        Neubert, Pepe & Monteith, P.C.             J. Walton Bissell Foundation, Inc.
                                                        New Country Motors, Inc.                   Bob’s Discount Furniture
                                                        Northeast Rebuilders                          Charitable Foundation
                                                        Northpoint Mortgage, Inc.                  Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation
                                                        NRG Energy, Inc.                           The Cameron Brooks Foundation
                                                        O’Brien, Tanski & Young, LLP               Fred J. Brotherton Charitable
                                                        Open Solutions, Inc.                          Foundation
WDRC FM, 102.9 once again sponsored the
                                                        Orthopedic Associates of Hartford, Inc.    The BSPC Foundation
Children’s Miracle Network Radiothon to benefit         Otis Elevator Company                      Central National-Gottesman
Connecticut Children’s over the 2008 Labor Day          Pediatric Cardiology Associates, LLC          Foundation
weekend. The Dwyer family of Avon was one of            Pepe & Hazard, LLP                         Ceres Foundation, Inc.
many families whose children have been patients at      Pfizer Eastern Research Division           The Cheryl A. Chase and Stuart Bear
Connecticut Children’s to share their stories as part   PFO Consulting, LLC                           Family Foundation, Inc.
of the Radiothon weekend.                               Pitney Bowes Employee Giving Program       Rhoda & David Chase Family
                                                        Praline’s, Inc.                               Foundation, Inc.

                                                                                                       Lon A. Smith Family Foundation
                                                                                                       Sorenson-Pearson Family
                                                                                                          Foundation, Inc.
                                                                                                       Starlight Children’s Foundation
                                                                                                       Swindells Charitable Foundation Trust
                                                                                                       Travelers Foundation
                                                                                                       Valley Community Foundation
                                                                                                       H. A. Vance Foundation, Inc.
                                                                                                       Vanguard Charitable
                                                                                                          Endowment Program
                                                                                                       The Warrington Foundation
                                                                                                       Waterford Group Charitable Foundation
                                                                                                       The Whittemore Foundation
                                                                                                       The Helen & Sidney Witty
                                                                                                          Foundation, Inc.
                                                                                                       Solomon and Katie Wohl Foundation
                                                                                                       William A. and Shirley P.Yolles
                                                                                                          Support Foundation
                                                                                                       The Henry M. Zachs and
                                                                                                          Judith M. Zachs Foundation

On June 19, The Hoffman Auto Group held the grand opening of their newly-renovated Hoffman             Alpha Phi International Fraternity, Inc.
Lexus Dealership with an event to benefit Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. As the highlight of   The American Legion Family
the evening, the Hoffman Auto Group presented a check for $125,000 to Connecticut Children’s from      Child Health and Development
proceeds raised at the 10th Annual Burton C. Hoffman Golf Classic and the opening of the new              Institute of Connecticut, Inc.
Lexus dealership. Shown (from left to right) are: I. Bradley Hoffman, Connecticut Children’s patient   Children’s Cancer Fund
Aaron Baral and Jeffrey Hoffman.                                                                       Children’s Miracle Network
                                                                                                       Connecticut Children’s Medical
     CIGNA Foundation                                 Jewish Communal Fund                                Center Friends
     Commonwealth Fund                                Roy F. Johns, Jr. Family Foundation              Connecticut Elks Association
     Community Foundation for                         Vernon K. Krieble Foundation                     Connecticut Friends of Adopted
        Greater New Haven                             Lea’s Foundation For Leukemia                       Children, Inc.
     Connecticut Community Foundation                    Research Inc.                                 Connecticut Junior Soccer
     Daphne Seybolt Culpeper                          Macy’s Foundation                                   Association, Inc.
        Memorial Foundation                           Main Street Community                            Connecticut Professional Timber
     Daisy’s Dream Foundation, Inc.                      Foundation, Inc.                                 Producers Association, Inc.
     Joseph C. Day Foundation                         Manafort Family Foundation                       Connecticut River Valley Meeting
     Aldo DeDominicis Foundation, Inc.                Andrew J. & Joyce D. Mandell                        Professionals International
     Patrick and Catherine Weldon                        Family Foundation                             Credit Union Miracle Day, Inc.
        Donaghue Medical Foundation                   The Marra Family Fund                            Delta Industries Employee
     Draycott Family Foundation, Inc.                 Mayday Fund                                         Benevolence Fund
     Yvette and Arthur Eder                           E. Merritt McDonough Charitable                  Elks CT Lodge No. 2308
        Foundation Trust                                 Foundation, Inc.                              Ferrari Club of America,
     Edgemer Foundation                               Merrill Lynch & Company                             New England Region
     EIS Foundation, Inc.                                Foundation, Inc.                              Give With Liberty
     Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation                 The Mill Foundation for Kids, Inc.               ING US Students
     Essex County Community Foundation                Newman’s Own Foundation                          National Guard Association of
     Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund                    Northeast Utilities Foundation, Inc.                Conn., Inc.
     Fiduciary Investment Advisors, LLC               Owenoke Foundation                               New England Grange Building Inc.
     The Foley Family Foundation                      Pelletier Family Foundation, Inc.                   Trustees
     Frey-Hershey Foundation, Inc.                    Pfizer Foundation Matching                       Newington Ski Club
     The Charles Goetz Family                            Gifts Program                                 Nutmeg Chapter-Pontiac-Oakland
        Foundation, Inc.                              Mathis Pfohl Foundation                             Club International
     Harold and Rebecca H. Gross                      Jorge Posada Foundation                          Shoreline Recycled Teenage Cruisers
        Foundation                                    Raynbow Foundation                               St. Anthony of Padua Church
     HAA Foundation, Inc                              Rite Aid Foundation                              St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center
     Hartford Foundation For Public Giving            Andrea Rizzo Foundation                          State of Connecticut Office of Policy
     John and Kelly Hartman Foundation                Charles Nelson Robinson Fund                        & Management
     The Russell G. Hartmann                          Rockville Bank Foundation, Inc.                  Staten Island University Hospital
        Family Foundation                             The Rogow Greenberg Foundation, Inc.             United Way of Central &
     Idella Stuart Hempstead Trust                    Reid R. Sacco Memorial Foundation                   Northeastern Connecticut
     The Hermann Family Charitable                    Saint-Gobain Corporation Foundation              United Way of Eastern Fairfield
        Foundation                                    Schwab Charitable Fund                              County, Inc
     Simon Hollander Fund                             The Seraph Foundation                            United Way of Tri-State
     HTMF Family Foundation                           The Shulansky Foundation, Inc.                   United Way of West Central
     Imagineers Foundation, Inc.                      Jim and Audrey Simon/Schneider                      Connecticut
     Institute of International Education, Inc.          Foundation

                                                                    CONNECTICUT CHILDREN’S MEDICAL CENTER 2008 Annual Report               27
Schools                                 Ferrari Club of America/New England       Piggy’s Café’s Softball and
Canton Intermediate School                 Region “Concorso Ferrari”                 Pool Tournament
   “Rock on to Cure Kids”               Dillon Flanigan Foundation                Preszler Run
Connecticut Budokan Martial Arts           Golf Tournament                        Raynbow Golf Classic
   “Kick-a-thon”                        Golf Fore the Kids Charity                R.V.P. Studio’s “Band Together for Kids”
Elizabeth Green School “Walk-a-thon”       Tournament                             Scissors Runners’ Music for the
George H. Robertson School              H’Art of Art                                 Children
   “Dress Down Day”                     Hartford Marathon                         Soaring Crane Studio’s “24 Hour
Gideon Welles School “Walk-a-thon”      The Hartford Wolf*Pack “Golf For             Kick-a-thon”
Griswold Middle School “Bowl-a-thon”       Kids!” Charity Tournament              Gerald F. Sommers Memorial
Hebron Avenue School “Pencil Sale”      Hearts for Kids                              Golf Tournament
International Institute of              Burton C. Hoffman Golf Classic            SSIMED Golf Event
   Cosmetology, LLC                     Hoffman Lexus Celebration                 St. Joseph’s Polish Society’s Mel’s Run
Kelly Lane School “Walk-a-thon”            of Excellence                          Karl Stilwell & Lee Ann Curran
Kingswood-Oxford School                 HWM “Good Friday Open”                       Memorial Golf Tournament
   “Couture for a Cure”                 International Brotherhood of Electrical   Stratford Police Holiday Fundraiser
Nayaug Elementary School                   Workers Charity Golf Tournament        Jeffrey M. Summa’s 40th Birthday Bash
   “You’re Just Ducky”
Northwest Regional Middle School
   (District #7) “Dance-a-thon”
Windsor Locks High School

Sponsored Events
102.9 DRC-FM’s Children’s Miracle
  Network Radiothon
Aces for Kids Charity Golf Tournament
Advertising Club of Connecticut
  Charity Auction
Geno Auriemma’s “Fore the Kids”
  Golf Tournament
Babci’s Run
Peter M. Bakker Charity Golf
Bob’s Discount Furniture Charitable
  Foundation Golf Tournament
The Bogtrotters Charity Golf
Brewer Pilots Point “End of the
  Season Shed Party”
Burt Process Charity Golf Tournament
Cadillac Ranch “Kiss the Pig”
  Charity Fundraiser
Cans for Kids
Cayden’s Change
Central Connecticut State University
  Alumni Baseball Golf Outing
Charms for Crocs
Colors of Life                          International Executive Housekeepers      Toshi 10th Anniversary Celebration
Connecticut Children’s Medical             Association – Connecticut Chapter         and Fundraiser
  Center Friends Storybook Gala            – Charity Golf Tournament              UBS Financial Services “Big Shot Gala”
Connecticut Club Managers               Lux Bond and Green Charity                UConn HuskyTHON
  Association “Swing for Charity”          Golf Tournament                        vie for the kids
Connecticut Culinary Master’s Classic   Manafort Family Charity                   Walker Family Invitational Charity
Connecticut Culinary Wine Auction          Golf Tournament                           Golf Tournament
Connecticut Law Enforcement             Margolis Family Tag Sale                  West Hartford Center Kidscard
  “5-0 on Snow” Ski Race                Mendez Pig Roast                          Yarde Metals’ NAPCAR-Bed Racing
Connecticut National Guard              Metal Health                                 and Car Show for Charity
  Association Golf Tournament           Miracle Ride
Connecticut State Police “Stuff a       Miracles on the Mystique                  Bequests
  Cruiser” Toy Drive and Fundraiser     Mount Southington Golf Tournament         Marjorie Barnes
Connecticut Turnaround Management       Run for Nancy’s Kids                      Louis Blum
  Association Golf Benefit              Raymond Nardini Memorial                  Stanley N. Botwinik
Cycle of Life: Cancer Survivors Day        Golf Tournament                        Bernard J. Cianchetti
The Raynald Dupuis Golf Classic         Ben Nascimbeni Jr. Memorial               Rosemary G. Flood
Vinny Esposito Memorial Golf               Golf Tournament                        Janet G. Friedman
  Tournament                            Nikki’s Run, Walk and Roll!               Adelaide George
                                        Panera Bread Open                         Doris Giordano

Alice J. Gould            Louis J. Cennamo                    Jennifer M. Hanson
Frances M. Hansson        Bertha J. Chase                     Laura Harrington
Ovide G. Hogaboom         Patricia L. Chionchio               Victoria Hartling
Katherine Hughes          Olga Chreiman                       Christopher Holcomb
Loretta K. Ingersoll      Angelo Ciccarello                   Avery Horn
Harold J. Johnson         Michael Cimino                      Alba Hulskamper
Samuel J. Kaprove         Albert Clavet                       Mary Hunyadi
Mary Laudano              Christopher Clayton                 Evelyn Hurd
Nancy E. Law, MD          Carol A. Cochran                    Lawrence M. Jacoby
Salvatore J. LoRicco      Sydney A. Coe                       Troy Jacques
Lillian J. Ludlam         Timothy J. Connelly                 Chris J. Jensen
Rita Masse                Jane Conway                         Nicholas R. Jewell
Doris E. McNeil           Lucia Coscina                       Judith Johnson
Kenneth A. Morneau        Helen Cramer                        Jack Johnson
Evelyn Mulvey             Beatrice Cramer                     Jeannette Johnston
John Davis Murphy         Lola Crossfield                     Morris Jones
Anne L. O’Shaughnessy     Edna Curtiss                        Jane Jubb
Katherine Persechino      Maria A. D’Avirro                   Charles Kaechele
Eva M. Pierce             Michael D’Eugenio                   Ethel Kamines
Hazel I. Pinney           Julius Dahlgard                     Mimi Kapitan
Olive F. Pinto            Gloria DeBrizzi                     Genevieve J. Kastner
Beatrice R. Silverstein   Jason P. DeLucco                    Emma M. Kelley
Woodrow Vaine             Susan DeRubbo                       Chester Lach
Eunice V. Weimann         Gerald J. Desmarais                 Edna T. Lamoin
Adelaide Wheeler          James D. Desso                      Nancy E. Law
Henry C. Wright           Nicholas E. Dewey                   Gabriel D. Leclerc
George Zrinchak           Robert J. Dickson                   Josephine and George Leghorn
                          Leonard P. DiFrancesco              Gerald Lentini
Memorials                 Ernest H. Dodge                     Jack J. Leonard
Joseph C. Alvarez         Chuck Doherty                       Edward Levey
Alice V. Arlio            Hans Dressler                       David J. Lieberman
Viola R. Aspinall         Chris Drezek                        Becky Little
Vincent S. Balfore        Johnny Duke                         Carole Littman
James Ballard             Alma Dunton                         Vincent T. Lohr
Ralph Barry               Roseanne M. Eathorne                Richard P. Longo
Eldo Bartolomei           Sarah Elsesser                      Paul Longtin
Jean P. Bathgate          Miriam Eshoo                        Marjorie H. Loveland
Susan L. Batton           Benjamin I. Everson                 Lillian J. Ludlam
Zachary D. Bean           Esther Femrite                      George P. Lukens
Margery Belkin            Jenna Fisher                        Dennis P. Lynch
Ivan Benic                Thomas A. Foley                     Edward Lynch
Dennie Bergeron           Thomas F. Forte                     Joseph Mainville
Mark Bergeron             Carl Foster
Herman Berkowitz          Rae Frankel
David Berzins             Jean Friar
Raychel E. Besta          Logan R. Frinder
Francis N. Biveinis       Ronald Fuscillo
James E. Blake            Sofia Gagliardi
Devon L. Blessis          Ann M. Galeota
Doris Boczer              Kathleen A. Galpin
Nicholas H. Booth         Michael Gang
Joseph Bosco              Teresa Gavin
Daniel Bottass            Albert W. Gavitt
Curtis J. Boucher         Suzanne Geaske
Ruth V. Bradshaw          Doris Gingery
Alice Breen               Jacob Girard
Adam D. Brill             David A. Glass
Phoenix A. Brindisi       Glenna Glasser
Tarsh F. Brown            Phyllis Goldberg
Ella R. Bubar             Frank Golden
Jack Burch                Mabel C. Graham                     Every holiday season since Connecticut Children’s
Gary Burgess              Joan Grandel                        Medical Center opened in 1996, the Connecticut
Virginia R. Cannon        Henry Grouten                       State Police, Troop H in Hartford, have collected
                                                              gifts at local Toys R Us stores as part of their “Stuff
Siobhan Capshaw           Anita E. Grouten                    A Cruiser” toy drive. Approximately 400,000 toys
Alaine Carbone            Eric M. Hall                        have been collected since the toy drive’s inception
Foster W. Carpenter       Jennifer R. Hamilton                twelve years ago.
Russell E. Carter         Christopher Hammer
Bernard B. Carter         Aurora Hannifan

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                                                                                                   Santella S. Sarni
                                                                                                   Helen Sayers
                                                                                                   Sylvia Schain
                                                                                                   Anne Schmidt
                                                                                                   Esther Schnier
                                                                                                   Mark Schultz
                                                                                                   Rachael L. Schultz
                                                                                                   Charles D. Scoville
                                                                                                   Santina F. Serafini
                                                                                                   Helen M. Sheerin
                                                                                                   Edmund Shivick
                                                                                                   Adele Siegal
                                                                                                   Scott M. Silberman
                                                                                                   Solon Singer
                                                                                                   Alice Smith
                                                                                                   Antonio Sollima
                                                                                                   Dorothy Soremba
                                                                                                   Saverio P. Stancati
                                                                                                   Mary Stasiukiewicz
                                                                                                   Gladys Stein
                                                                                                   Lisa A. Striebel
                                                                                                   Rae V. Suraci
                                                                                                   Christopher P. Swain
Prior to his appearance at the 2008 Connecticut Children’s Medical Center Friends Storybook        Albert Swanson
Gala, award-winning performer Ben Vereen toured the Medical Center and visited with patients       Czeslaw Szydlik
including Thomas Erserim, 8. Vereen and children’s author Suzy Kline co-headlined the Gala which   Linda Lee Tardif
raised a record $450,000 for Connecticut Children’s.                                               Rodney M. Tarr
                                                                                                   Rita Teicher
                                                                                                   Ermina Teixeira
                                                                                                   Edward P. Tenney
    Joseph Mainville                                Linda Osten                                    Harold F. Teveris
    Evan Malecki                                    Reva J. Paley                                  Richard F. Tolisano
    Edward Maloney                                  Jacquelyn Panella                              Arthur W. Torell
    Benjamin C. Margolis                            Zachary A. Paresi                              Derek Tranchida
    Luis Martinez                                   Kathleen Patterson                             Rita L. Tripp
    Ann Masucci                                     Margaret Paul                                  Conrad A. Turgeon
    Monica Matthews                                 Giovanni Peccerillo                            John E. Turick
    James C. McClure                                Wenonah Pelarinos                              Raymond Varhue
    Thomas K. McKnerney                             Antonio Peluso                                 Jeffrey Vaughan
    Theresa B. Mercier                              Mary L. Perazelli                              Katie Vayda
    Germaine Meyers                                 Benjamin D. Perotti                            Marisol Viera-Gonzalez
    Alice Miklus                                    Katherine Persechino                           Kazimiera Wajcik
    Ethel M. Miller                                 Dean A. Petow                                  Alfred E. Warm
    Charles Monaco                                  Maurice M. Pike                                Kyle L. Waskowich
    Arcolina J. Monzeglio                           George Polansky                                Leonard D. Werther
    Agnes Moran                                     Theodore Pollard                               Noah H. Westmoreland
    Sarina E. Morelli                               John B. Porter                                 Caleb R. Whan
    William D. Morgan                               Grayson Pryzbek                                Marjorie Whitteberry
    Leonard Morneault                               Eva M. Rabideau                                Florence Wice
    Elizabeth Morrone                               Bertha E. Rahmig                               Susan Wilhelm
    Zachary A. Moulton                              Deborah L. Reaviel                             Gertrude F. Williams
    Michele Mozzicato                               Jacquelyn N. Regan                             Annie N. Willson
    Scott K. Mulready                               Peter Rich                                     Dillon P. Wilson
    Joanne O. Murphy                                Dorothy Rich                                   Joseph Wohlschlaeger
    Thomas L. Murphy                                Benis S. Richards                              Alexander J. Wolff
    Randolph E. Naugler                             Ronald A. Robeson                              Michelle L. Wood
    Jennifer Needham                                Vera Robin                                     Noel Works
    Ryan J. Nichols                                 Sarah F. Robin                                 Gerald R. Wright
    Jean Niedzwiedz                                 Ray Rondini                                    Walter F. Wright
    Raymond Noeker                                  Nicholas Rose                                  Arthur Yeterian
    Jack Nowak                                      Doris Rosenbaum                                Christine K. Young
    Christopher F. O’Connor                         Rosina Rotundo                                 Betsey Yung
    Marita Occhineri                                Steven R. Rovillo                              Brigitta Yungk
    Joseph Orcinoli                                 Helen Ruzensky                                 Mary Zachs
    Rocco Orgento                                   Margaret T. Sanford                            Edward F. Zareski
    Jennie Orsini                                   Laura V. Santiago                              Sandra Zelman
    William Orvis                                   John W. Santoro                                Ruth Zepp
    Jacob Osit                                      Irineu Santos
    Lena Osowski                                    Sally Sarna

    2008      STATISTICAL           REPORT

                   KEY FACTS
          Inpatient Admissions                          5,800
          Patient Days                                 37,271
          Emergency Department Visits                  46,800
          Surgical Cases                                8,809
          Medical Staff                                   765
          Employees                                     2,062
          Volunteers                                      160


   INPATIENT ADMISSIONS                                PATIENT DAYS

                              CONNECTICUT CHILDREN’S MEDICAL CENTER 2008 Annual Report   31
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center Leadership
Connecticut Children’s         Connecticut Children’s      Connecticut Children’s
Medical Center                 Medical Center Foundation   Medical Center
Corporate Board of Directors   Board of Directors          Executive Management Team

Thomas O. Barnes               Anne P. Sargent             Martin J. Gavin
Chairman                       Chair                       President and
                                                           Chief Executive Officer
H. Mark Lunenburg              Robert J. Shanfield
Vice Chairman                  Vice Chairman               Gerald J. Boisvert
                               Secretary                   Senior Vice President and
Charles W. Shivery                                         Chief Financial Officer
Vice Chairman                  Martin J. Gavin
                               President                   Wendy Warring
Martin J. Gavin                                            Senior Vice President and
President                      Martha E. Schall            Chief Operating Officer
                               Vice President
Barbara S. McGrath                                         Paul Dworkin, MD
Secretary                      Gerald J. Boisvert          Physician-in-Chief
Gerald J. Boisvert                                         Fernando Ferrer, MD
Treasurer                      Beverly A. Arrington        Surgeon-in-Chief
                               Thomas O. Barnes
Marilyn A. Bacon, MD           Jennifer R. Berlin          Martha E. Schall
Jennifer R. Berlin             Paula Burris                Vice President,
E. Clayton Gengras, III        James R. Carroll            Connecticut Children’s Foundation
Louis Hernandez, Jr.           Kevin E. Flaherty
Donald W. Hight, MD            E. Clayton Gengras          Ann Taylor
Jeffrey S. Hoffman             Glen R. Greenberg           General Counsel
Cato T. Laurencin, MD, PhD     Donna F. Hires
Robert M. Le Blanc             Edward Lewis                Robert Englander, MD, MPH
Thomas M. Marra                Michael D. Lipton           Vice President,
William C. Popik, MD           H. Mark Lunenburg           Quality and Patient Safety
Anne P. Sargent                Katherine O. Nixon
Robert J. Shanfield            Charles L. Olson            Theresa Hendricksen, RN, MS
Stephen J. Sills               Michael A. Pfaff            Vice President, Clinical Services
Lynda B. Smith, PhD            Lisa J. Sundean, RN         and Chief Nursing Officer
John S. Stout                  Edward Tonnessen
Doris E. Sugarman              Jessica P. Zachs            Donald Hight, MD
Lisa J. Sundean, RN                                        Director, General Surgery
                                                           President, Medical Staff

                                                           Dean Rapoza
                                                           Executive Director,
                                                           Connecticut Children’s Faculty
                                                           Practice Plan

                                                           Elizabeth Rudden
                                                           Vice President, Human Resources

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                          Editor: Robert Fraleigh
  Contributors: Chris Boyle and Doreen Tarascio
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Photography: Tom Derby and Michael McCarter
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