SUMMER SUNDAES: MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC) patient Kevin Cole, 18, center, enjoys a sundae with MGH volunteers Christina Itabashi, left, and Ashley Lilly at the MGHfC Family Advisory Council’s Ice Cream Social on Aug. 21. The council is made up of family members of patients, hospital leaders and staff who collaborate to promote patient- and family-centered care. Sarah Santos, a new member of the council, said she enjoyed meeting staff and patients during the event. “I feel very strongly about giving back because of all the help my family has received from the hospital,” Santos said.
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