Children’s Hospital Rehabilitation Unit (CHRU) Patient Stories

Children’s Hospital Rehabilitation Unit (CHRU)

Everyone’s story is different, but here are a few of our patients’ rehab journeys at CHRU.

After a major car accident Emily suffered head trauma and a foot injury. Learn more about her recovery and rehab at CHRU.
Read Emily's Story >>


Kajha’s Rehab Journey

Morgan's Rehab Journey

Emily's Rehab Journey

Stone’s Rehab Journey

Contact the Children's Hospital Rehab Unit

If you have questions or potential referrals, contact:

Nancy Marino

UPMC Children’s Hospital Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224


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In the News

On the Rebound
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2/11/2019)

Hayden's Journey: A Laurel H.S. football player's road to recovery from spinal injury
WFMJ-TV (10/4/2018)

Malkin pays surprise visit to injured high school football player (9/25/2018)

Penguins star Evgeni Malkin surprises injured Laurel High School football player Hayden Hamilton
WTAE-TV (9/25/2018)