Derek – Hero of the Month

Name: Derek
Age: 10
State: Cleveland, OH
Facility: Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital

Hero of the Month boy

Derek was a completely healthy child prior to his admission to the Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital, where he was diagnosed with pancreatitis. Derek had to endure difficult procedures, surgeries, tests, and circumstances throughout his hospitalization. His strength and positive attitude that he displayed each day was admirable. He is a reminder as to how strong and brave a person can be!

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