Aug
19
2014

Join Team Texas Children’s for Miracle Marathon

At Texas Children’s we value your well-being, your family, and our patients. This year, we are excited to participate in Miracle Marathon to support Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, and we invite you to participate. What is Miracle Marathon? Miracle Marathon is a challenge anyone can complete. You, your friends, family and anyone else who wants Read More…

Aug
19
2014

Bump Watch: Miraculous journey to motherhood

By Amber Jacques Recently, we celebrated our daughter’s first birthday. It’s so amazing how fast time flies! Fourteen months ago, I remember my husband, Sam, and I, rushing to Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women for the birth of our beautiful daughter, Sydney. The contractions were getting pretty intense, but I was determined not to deliver Read More…

Aug
19
2014

2014 Finegold scholarship assists nurses’ children

Finegold established the scholarship in 1985 in memory of his wife, Joan, a nurse, to help the children of Texas Children’s registered nurses fulfill their educational goals. The applicant (registered nurse) must be an employee of Texas Children’s for a minimum of two years on or before May 1 of the year of application.

Aug
19
2014

Texas Children’s Hospital welcomes new chief of Otolaryngology

Dr. Ellis M. Arjmand has joined Texas Children’s Hospital as the new chief of Otolaryngology and the director of practice standards and faculty development for the Department of Surgery. Arjmand will also be appointed the Bobby Alford Endowed Chair in Pediatric Otolaryngology and professor of Otolaryngology at Baylor College of Medicine. “Dr. Arjmand is bringing Read More…

Aug
12
2014

Purple Songs Can Fly patients sing for cancer center staff

Young Mia Spargo clutched her stuffed animal from her seat to the microphone stand where she gently placed the stuffed cat on the floor, picked up a purple microphone and began to sing. She looked out at the audience filled with her doctors, nurses and other staff from Texas Children’s Cancer Center and sang with Read More…