Niamh Cahill, a College of Charleston student and executive director of CougarThon, told us about her own experience as a patient in a children’s hospital
Because our champion, David Powell, is speech impaired, his mom has always shared the story of how MUSC saved David’s life. At the 2018 Cares for Kids Radiothon, David set a goal to tell the story himself by the following year. After practicing with a speech therapist and his mom all year, he did it! While his mom held cue cards, David read his story live on the radio during the 2019 Radiothon.
Keywords: Patient stories