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Disney quizzes, star-athlete interviews help young patients smile again

Original post made on Sep 7, 2019

Opened last October, Sophie's Place Broadcast Studio host live shows for children at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford, where patients aren't just audience members -- they can host a program or help with production.

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Posted by Kristin Foss
a resident of Midtown
on Sep 9, 2019 at 11:11 am

Brianna Chambers is truly a gift to the Lucile Packard community. We met her when my son was hospitalized and she invited him to be on her podcast. Somehow she got a teenage boy (grumpy about being in the hospital) to smile, joke around, and still talk seriously about his illness. We are so lucky to have her!!


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