Watch the miracle story on Ellyn Strother

News 12 and NBC 26, the Children’s Miracle Network television partners for Children’s Hospital of Georgia, will be sharing TV stories each night this week about patients and families who have benefited from the specialized care provided at the area’s only children’s hospital.

Watch Ellyn Strother’s miracle story. It began 20 years ago when, as an infant, her life was saved on ECMO, a heart-lung bypass machine pioneered at CHOG. Her story continues today as Strother works toward becoming a pediatric surgeon, following in the footsteps of Dr. Robyn Hatley, the CHOG surgeon she credits with helping save her life.

Be sure to tune in to the live CMN Celebration on Sunday, Aug. 28, broadcasting from noon to 6 p.m. on WAGT-TV from the Children’s Hospital of Georgia lobby.

WRDW/WAGT: Little patients, big miracles: Ellyn Strother

Aug. 21, 2016

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Denise Parrish

Denise Parrish is Director of Communications for Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement at Augusta University. Contact her to schedule an interview on this topic at 706-721-9760 or

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