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2013 September Posts

Meet Us Monday - Meet Mary Schopfer, Senior Interface/Integration Developer
Sep 30, 2013

Meet Us Monday - Meet Mary Schopfer, Senior Interface/Integration Developer

1. What is your position at Gillette?  I am a Senior Interface/Integration Developer in Information Systems.  I am part of the team that builds and maintains Gillette&rsquo…
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Kid of the Day - Rayf’s Story
Sep 26, 2013

Kid of the Day - Rayf’s Story

I am certain you want a short snippet of why our son is great. Well, I just don’t know how to condense why he is so great into…
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Meet Us Monday - Meet Lisa Rounds, Occupational Therapist
Sep 23, 2013

Meet Us Monday - Meet Lisa Rounds, Occupational Therapist

1. What is your position and role at Gillette? I am a Occupational Therapist in the Inpatient Rehabilitation Program. 2. What are some of your hobbies outside of work? Gardening, fishing, …
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I Fit, You Fit, We Fit Together…Advances in Gillette Rehabilitation Therapies
Sep 17, 2013

I Fit, You Fit, We Fit Together…Advances in Gillette Rehabilitation Therapies

By Kristin Ries, OTR Step inside the Gillette rehabilitation therapies gym and you may notice the inclusion of some new technology helping kids to use their muscles to better be…
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Meet Us Monday - Meet Paula Braaten, Physical Therapist Assistant
Sep 16, 2013

Meet Us Monday - Meet Paula Braaten, Physical Therapist Assistant

1. What is your position and role at Gillette? I am a Physical Therapist Assistant in the Rehabilitation Therapies Department.  I have been here for 15 years and practicing Physical Therapy…
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My Gillette Story by Kristy Tanquist
Sep 13, 2013

My Gillette Story by Kristy Tanquist

I would describe Mitchell as a 10 year old boy who just wants to have fun! He loves to play Wii, DS, Xbox, board games, and reading.  He enjoys…
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Teens and Sleep: How Sleep Affects Learning, Emotions, and Risky Behavior
Sep 13, 2013

Teens and Sleep: How Sleep Affects Learning, Emotions, and Risky Behavior

Did you know? Teens with fewer than six hours of sleep per night are:     Two-three times more likely to experience depression and suicidal thoughts.    …
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LOLTC Featured in Twin Cities Business
Sep 11, 2013

LOLTC Featured in Twin Cities Business

Laugh Out Loud Twin Cities, an upcoming comedy event benefiting Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare, was featured in the “Plugged In” section of Twin Cities Business’…
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Mpls. St. Paul Magazine Honors Gillette Nurse
Sep 11, 2013

Mpls. St. Paul Magazine Honors Gillette Nurse

The August issue of Mpls. St. Paul Magazine recognized 13 Twin Cities nurses as part of their Outstanding Nurse Awards. Among the honorees included Jenny Bucka, a nurse on Gillette Children'…
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Meet Us Monday - Meet Laura Speltz, M.D.
Sep 9, 2013

Meet Us Monday - Meet Laura Speltz, M.D.

1. What is your position and role at Gillette? I am a pediatric neurologist at Gillette with a particular interest in epilepsy. I will be working several areas including the inpatient…
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My Gillette Story by Sarah Olson
Sep 5, 2013

My Gillette Story by Sarah Olson

Luke is our two and a half year old son. In May of 2012, Luke pushed through a window screen and fell 10-15 feet, sustaining a traumatic brain injury. When he…
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