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STRIVE Highlights Careers for Students

By: STRIVE Sponsors and Team As part of our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Connecticut Children’s organized three panel discussions for high school students to learn about clinical and other healthcare careers. Connecticut Children’s Support and Teamwork Resulting in Valuable Experiences (STRIVE) initiative organized the career panel […]

Medical Pioneers: Honoring Contributions of Women

Women have made a remarkable impact on the healthcare field. As part of Connecticut Children’s diversity, equity and inclusion journey to strengthen our culture, we continue to celebrate the accomplishments of diverse medical pioneers. These are the physicians, surgeons, nurses and scientists – both at Connecticut Children’s and […]

Honoring Women’s History Month with Kids

Women’s History Month provides an opportunity to teach children about the tremendous contributions women have made in the United States in a variety of fields, including art, science, medicine, math, education and other areas. At Connecticut Children’s, we honor Women’s History Month with our team members, patients and […]

Safe Sleep Practices Protect Babies

By: Amy Watkins, MPH Safe sleep environments are critical to protect babies from harm. Each year in the United States, approximately 3,500 infants die unexpectedly during sleep. This can happen from accidental suffocation, sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) or unknown causes. Connecticut Children’s recently teamed up with U.S. […]