Apr
21
2015

New Cain Labs website promotes groundbreaking epilepsy research

Texas Children’s has launched a new website dedicated to innovative epilepsy research conducted at the Cain Foundation Laboratories and other test centers around the world. The Cain Labs located in the Jan and Dan Neurological Research Institute (NRI) at Texas Children’s is named after Houston philanthropists Gordon and Mary Cain, who established a foundation to Read More…

Apr
21
2015

Texas Children’s launches Wellness Ambassador Program

Texas Children’s values your total well-being. As a result, the Wellness Department offers various onsite wellness services, programs and discounted community offerings. To better inform you about such opportunities, Texas Children’s is launching a Wellness Ambassador Program comprised of employee volunteers who will serve as an extension of the Wellness Department. The responsibilities of a Read More…

Apr
21
2015

I Am Texas Children’s: Justin Ferley

Watch the newest “I Am Texas Children’s” video featuring employee Justin Ferley in Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus – Pediatric Radiology. “It’s rewarding to care for radiology patients at West Campus,” Ferley said. “They always leave happier than they come in. Not many hospitals are like that.” Check out Ferley’s video, and find out how Read More…

Apr
21
2015

Surgeon-in-chief speaks at Texas Surgical Society meeting

Surgeon-in-Chief Dr. Charles D. Fraser, Jr. spoke at a Texas Surgical Society meeting on April 11 in Galveston. Fraser, who is the son-in-law of Dr. Denton A. Cooley, talked about the hospital’s 60-year history of pediatric heart surgery and the roles played by Cooley and himself. In 1954, Texas Children’s Hospital opened, and soon thereafter, Read More…

Apr
14
2015

Mata twins turn 1 at Disney’s “Frozen” themed birthday party

Surrounded by Disney’s “Frozen themed party decorations and pink and purple birthday hats, Knatalye Hope and Adeline Faith Mata reached a monumental milestone April 11 when they turned 1 year old. The girls’ birthday fell almost a month after their successful separation surgery, during which a team of highly-specialized surgeons worked in shifts for more Read More…