Sophia Mercado – named the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Champion child for New York State.
Three years ago Sophia was rushed to Maria Fareri Children's Hospital at Westchester Medical Center, where she was diagnosed with an abnormal tangle of arteries and veins. Her brain was hemorrhaging and she needed emergency neurosurgery to save her life. Today she is representing thousands who are treated in the 170 children’s hospitals across North America.
To read more of Sophia’s Champion Story visit the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals 2014 Champions Website.