Apr
28
2015

Patel receives distinguished fellowship award

Dr. Akash Patel will be presented with the 2015-2016 Christopher R. Getch Fellowship Award from the Congress of Neurological Surgeons Fellowships Committee during its annual meeting in September. This prestigious award provides $100,000 for advanced training and is given to a neurosurgeon or fellow engaged in clinical research that promises to significantly impact the field Read More…

Apr
28
2015

Giardino to serve on ABMQ Board of Directors

Texas Children’s Chief Quality Officer and Senior Vice President Dr. Angelo P. Giardino was recently unanimously confirmed to serve on the American Board of Medical Quality (ABMQ) Board of Directors. The ABMQ evaluates and certifies professionals and programs in the science and management of improving clinical processes and outcomes in systems that service and deliver Read More…

Apr
21
2015

Third annual Family Fun Run draws 3,500 participants

A grey sky and clouds didn’t stop Texas Children’s employees and Houston-area residents from making the 3rd annual Texas Children’s Hospital and Houston Marathon Foundation Family Fun Run at Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus a huge success. On April 11, 3,500 people of all abilities, including those needing walkers and wheelchairs, participated in the non-competitive Read More…

Apr
21
2015

Go green on Earth Day and every day

Green is the new black and Texas Children’s is taking note. As the nation celebrates Earth Day, Texas Children’s Green Team is doing its part to decrease the environmental footprint of the organization. Here a list of events you can join during Earth Day – Wednesday, April 22. Texas Children’s Green Team, a team of Read More…

Apr
21
2015

Forum attendees get first look at Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands

Nearly 800 guests attending Texas Children’s Hospital’s The Forum Luncheon in The Woodlands on April 14 were treated to the very first look into what will be the only dedicated pediatric hospital serving communities north of Houston when the doors fully open in 2017. Attendees previewed a virtual, behind-the-scenes tour of the Emergency Center, Pediatric Read More…