WHAT: Visit by Miss America 2006 to UCSF Children's Hospital
WHEN: Tuesday, May 30, 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
WHERE: UCSF Children's Hospital
Hospital School - Seventh Floor
505 Parnassus Ave., San Francisco
WHO: Miss America 2006 Jennifer Berry
CONTACT: Media interested in the visit or in arranging interviews should contact the UCSF News Office at (415) 476-2557.
Miss America 2006 Jennifer Berry will assist teachers at the school at UCSF Children's Hospital in teaching the critically ill children who attend the school during their hospital stay. She also will meet with patients and their families at the bedside.
Berry was crowned Miss America on January 21, 2006. The 22-year-old is majoring in elementary education at the University of Oklahoma. Her scholastic ambition is to obtain a master's degree in education and her career ambition is to be an elementary school teacher.
UCSF is a leading university that consistently defines health care worldwide by conducting advanced biomedical research, educating graduate students in the life sciences, and providing complex patient care.