Dr. James F. Padbury, pediatrician-in-chief and chief of neonatal/perinatal medicine at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island and the Oh-Zopfi professor of pediatrics and perinatal research at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, has received a three-year, $400,000 grant from the March of Dimes to study preterm birth.
Eighty-one nonprofit organizations on Dec. 19 share in $1.3 million raised from last summer’s CVS Caremark Charity Classic, at a presentation held at CVS Caremark’s Woonsocket headquarters. Awarding funds from the tournament were (front row from left): CVS Caremark President and CEO Larry Merlo; PGA Tour professional/CVS Caremark Charity Classic co-host Billy Andrade; PGA Tour professional/CVS Caremark Charity Classic co-host Brad Faxon and tournament Chairwoman Eileen Howard Boone.
Teens and youth helped break ground for a renovated clubhouse and addition for the Boys & Girls Club of Pawtucket on March 14. The ceremony took place at the Alfred Elson Jr. Clubhouse at One Moeller Place.
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