June 15, 2010

Follow a Children's Hospital Patient's Blog on His Journey to Capitol Hill for Advocacy of Children's Health Needs

Please visit the blog documenting the travels of Joseph Huseby and family in Washington, D.C., June 14-16. Joseph, 6, was selected as a patient advocate by leaders of the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, and is traveling with his family and representatives of Children’s Hospital to take part in the National Association of Children’s Hospitals Family Advocacy Day.

During the event, Joseph and family will visit Capitol Hill and the offices of Tennessee congressional representatives to emphasize the specialized health care needs of children.