Jul
28
2015

Fraser celebrates 20 years with Texas Children’s Hospital Heart Center

Thanks to the vision of legendary heart surgeon Dr. Denton H. Cooley and the leadership of Texas Children’s Hospital Surgeon-in-Chief Dr. Charles D. Fraser Jr., the Texas Children’s Hospital Heart Center is one of the most active pediatric heart programs in the United States, setting a record with 32 heart transplants in 2014 and consistently Read More…

Jul
28
2015

Texas Children’s expands crucial care to cancer and hematology patients in developing countries

Dr. Parth Mehta’s favorite picture is one with five young children sitting around a small table putting together a puzzle. The kids, most of them bald, are smiling for the camera as their doctor snaps the photo. They’re cancer patients in a Texas Children’s clinic in Botswana and of the five, four have survived. While Read More…

Jul
28
2015

Go Team: Employees get bonus benefit with team sports subsidy

Once a week, Christie Hollins, an administrative assistant in the Department of Pathology, meets three of her coworkers at Palace Lanes for a fun night of bowling and comradery. “We’ve been bowling together for five years and it’s great,” Hollins said of her team, Scared SpitLess. “We’ve grown as bowlers and as friends, and we Read More…

Jul
28
2015

Zarutskie’s arrival, expertise complements patient care at Family Fertility Center

As a child, we’ve all asked ourselves this question, “What do I want to be when I grow up?” For Dr. Paul Zarutskie, the newest team member to join the Family Fertility Center at Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, his interest in reproductive medicine happened unexpectedly. As a young teenager, Zarutskie dreamed of becoming a Read More…

Jul
28
2015

Super Star Employee: Ronald Maxie

Ronald Maxie from Supply Chain is the latest Texas Children’s Super Star employee. “What makes someone at Texas Children’s a super star is hard work, dedication and compassion for others,” said Maxie. Read more of Maxie’s interview, and find out how you can nominate a Super Star. Q&A: Ronald Maxie, April 2015 Employee Your name, Read More…