Montefiore’s First Baby of the New Year is a Baby Girl from The Bronx!




By SÍLE MOLONEY

(Lto R) Nurse, Meghan Devivo, RN, new Bronx mom, Uzoamaka  Nwanko, holding her new baby girl, Chimbusuto “Suto” Nwanko and grandmother, Roseline Nwanko, at Montefiore hospital on Jan. 1, 2022. 
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Montefiore Health System’s first baby of the New Year, born within the hospital’s network, was a baby girl, born in The Bronx in the early morning of Jan. 1, 2022.

 

(L to R) Nurse, Meghan Devivo, RN, new Bronx mom, Uzoamaka  Nwanko, holding her new baby girl, Chimbusuto “Suto” Nwanko and grandmother, Roseline Nwanko, at Montefiore hospital on Jan. 1, 2022. 
Photo courtesy of Montefiore Health System

Chimbusuto “Suto” Nwanko arrived in the world at 5:50 a.m.

 

New Bronx mom, Uzoamaka  Nwanko, holding her new baby girl, Chimbusuto “Suto” Nwanko who was born at Montefiore hospital on Jan. 1, 2022. 
Photo courtesy of Montefiore Health System

The baby girl weighs 3.402kg7lbs 8oz and is 18 inches long.

 

(L to R) Nurse, Elizabeth Decaro, RN, new Bronx mom, Uzoamaka  Nwanko, holding her new baby girl, Chimbusuto “Suto” Nwanko and nurse, Meghan Devivo, RN, at Montefiore hospital on Jan. 1, 2022.  
Photo courtesy of Montefiore Health System

The baby’s mom, Uzoamaka  Nwanko, is from The Bronx.

 

Pictured are mother and baby, grandmother, Roseline Nwanko, together with nurses, Elizabeth Decaro, RN and Meghan Devivo, RN.

 

We extend our best wishes to both mother and baby, and indeed to all other newly born babies and their families, a very Happy New Year!