Morristown, New Jersey, July 2, 2020 – Jennifer Smith has been named chief development officer for the Foundation for Morristown Medical Center, which supports both Morristown Medical Center and Goryeb Children’s Hospital with $20 million in philanthropy annually. Smith will join the Foundation on August 10.
During the month of October, community members from across the region participated in Breast Cancer Awareness Month through events and fundraising on behalf of Carol G. Simon Cancer Center. The Foundation for Morristown Medical Center thanks the following organizations for their support of Carol G. Simon Cancer Center:
Two Goryeb Children’s Hospital nurses recently presented original research at the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois. Nancy Salmeri, BSN, RN, presented on the benefits of home infusion therapy for pediatric inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients.
The 11th Annual Red-Carpet Induction Ceremony will honor Kirby’s legacy and contributions to the Garden State on October 27 at the Paramount Theatre in Asbury Park, New Jersey.
Offering the latest immunotherapies, cell-based therapies and genetic medicine options along with Phase 1 cancer clinical trials (trials, which are the first to involve people), patients will receive treatments in a private unit, staffed by a team of medical oncologists, nurses and physician-researchers that focuses on patient-centric care.
On September 10, 2019, the Foundation for Morristown Medical Center hosted a Ribbon Cutting and Tour of the Foley Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) and Outpatient Pediatric Services at Goryeb Children's Hospital. Laura Finelli, mother of a Goryeb Children's Hospital patient, was scheduled to join us in person to deliver her remarks.
On September 12, 2019, the Foundation for Morristown Memorial Medical Center hosted our annual Memorial Wall Dedication. Friends and family gathered to celebrate loved ones lost over the previous year and remember lives beautifully lived, and hearts deeply loved.
Since 2006, donors have contributed $2.3 million through the Foundation for Morristown Medical Center to the Morristown community and more than $270,000 has been put towards Community Health Days, which have been held for the past 24 years. Read the full press release.
Kids4Kids members Cole Ekert and sisters Sydney and Whitney Lapper certainly had their hustle on for the second annual golf fundraiser, Juniors Fore Goryeb.
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