Trauma patients reunite with nurses and physicians at MCH

Pictured (l-r) are Alfredo Castellanos, MD; Janice Serrano, RN; Karla Lopez, mother of patient, and Daniel Lopez, trauma patient.

Miami Children’s Hospital celebrated with patients and families during the annual Trauma Reunion event on Saturday, May 12.

Patients who have been treated at the Trauma Center were reunited with the physicians and nurses at this celebratory event. Miami Children’s Hospital is the regions only free-standing pediatric trauma center.

Disney provided entertainment and firefighters from Miami-Dade Fire Rescue came out to show their support.

Daniel Lopez, 17, was among the patients who attended the reunion. Daniel was in a serious car accident exactly one year ago and wanted to express his gratitude toward the doctors and nurses who treated him. The event also was an important one for Daniel, who was celebrating his birthday.

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