Media Inquiries

To arrange interviews with Madonna experts or request an interview with a patient, please contact the Madonna Marketing and PR Department:

Call 402.413.4291 or email MarketingandPR@madonna.org.

Brian Pickering
Director of Marketing and Communications

Elie Mapes
Marketing Communications Specialist

Shelia Burchess 
Marketing Project Manager

Tami Rudder
Marketing, Media and PR Specialist

Lora Ullerich
Marketing, Media and PR Specialist

Marjorie Sturgeon
Marketing, Media and PR Specialist

News

Adam Brubaker determined to walk again after paralysis (Jefferson Herald)

7/27/2017 2:51 PM | In the News

Former Madonna patient Adam Brubaker shares his story with his hometown newspaper, the Jefferson Herald, of Jefferson, Iowa.

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News: Elvis impersonator visits pediatric patient

7/26/2017 2:03 PM | In the News, Press Releases

News cameras were there as an Elvis impersonator made a surprise visit to pediatric patient.

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Guillian-Barre syndrome survivor returns to Lincoln (KOLN)

7/21/2017 10:04 AM | In the News

1011 News (KOLN) was there as a former patient who recovered from Guilliain-Barre syndrome, Karen Guyll, returned to Madonna's Lincoln Campus to meet with patients fighting the same battle.

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Westside student recovering a year after inexplicable brain aneurysm (KETV)

7/21/2017 10:01 AM | In the News

Gavin Christiansen shares an update with KETV on how he is doing a year after a brain aneurysm.

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Nebraska trucker with nerve damage considers this adaptive technology a ‘game changer’

7/19/2017 5:01 PM | Patient Stories

Keith Rader is a truck driver who improvised the way he lived life after suffering permanent nerve damage to his right hand. That’s now changed after a Madonna occupational therapist introduced him to a new piece of technology. Keith says it’s a game changer that fits like a glove.

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Della Costa Night Out a delicious success

7/17/2017 10:43 AM | Foundation News

Great things happen when you mix mouth-watering coastal Mediterranean food with generous Madonna friends.

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Child survives after spending hours trapped in hot van (KETV)

7/6/2017 8:25 AM | In the News

“The fact that we’ve seen such a quick response is impressive,” Dr. Adam Kafka said, describing a toddler’s recovery after suffering a brain injury caused by heat. KETV talked to her parents and shared their warning.

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Two-year-old recovering after Barbie Jeep accident (KOLN)

6/30/2017 9:30 AM | In the News

Karissa Dugan, of Wichita, Kansas, talks with KOLN 1011 News about her 2-year-old daughter's recovery from a traumatic brain injury after falling from a motorized toy Jeep.

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Madonna Foundation thanks Give to Lincoln Day and Omaha Gives donors

6/29/2017 11:57 AM | Foundation News

Thank you to our donors!!! You gave $31,525 total to Madonna Rehabilitation Hospitals during the Lincoln and Omaha Community Foundations’ giving days in May!

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An attitude of gratitude

6/28/2017 9:28 AM | Foundation News

A recent grateful patient shared his personal thanks with nine of his Madonna caregivers through the Madonna Angel Wings program.

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