Special guest conductor Vivienne takes a bow with Keith Lockhart after performing with the Boston Pops during the annual holiday concert at Boston Children’s. (Darren McCollester/Getty Images for Boston Children’s Hospital)
In the late 1980s, Boston Children’s received a $900,000 grant for HIV community outreach and training, establishing the Children’s Hospital AIDS Program (CHAP). Dr. Judith Palfrey (right) served as principal investigator, and nurse practitioner Maurice “Moe” Melchiono (center) lead the program’s inter-professional team. Here they discuss goals and objectives of the program with social worker Pat Smaha (left), circa 1989.