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Marissa Villaseñor

Email: Marissa.villasenor@hsc.utah.edu
Phone: 801-581-3102

Aug 27, 2014 10:00 AM

Sean Anderson loves hospitals, ambulances and helicopters and even though he’s spent the last 18 years in and out of medical facilities, he still gets a thrill from visiting them. It’s only fitting that AirMed help grant Sean’s wish of flying in a helicopter.

Sean was born with muscular dystrophy and is autistic. Tomorrow AirMed and Make a Wish will partner to make the Stansbury Park teen’s wish a reality. Sean is currently hooked to a ventilator, but that won’t stop him from boarding an AirMed helicopter and taking a ride around the Salt Lake Valley. He will arrive at University of Utah Hospital’s helipad greeted by family, friends and hospital staff.

Help us make Sean’s day with an all-star welcome at the U.

WHAT: Teen’s wish fulfilled thanks to AirMed

WHEN: Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 10 a.m.

WHERE: University of Utah Hospital, 50 N. Medical Drive, Salt Lake City, Utah

WHO: Sean Anderson Make a Wish recipient, Sean’s father and AirMed crew

BROLL: In-flight broll will be available and sent to press after media availability.

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