Oct
20
2015

Texas Children’s Transition Medicine Team holds victory celebration dinner

Texas Children’s Transition Medicine Team hosted its third annual dinner event with the evening’s theme – Transition is a Victory. The celebration was held at Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women in conjunction with the 16th Annual Chronic Illness and Disability Conference. More than 100 people attended the dinner to learn about the progress Texas Children’s Read More…

Oct
20
2015

Lee Woodruff inspires packed auditorium at Department of Pediatrics grand rounds

Her husband went from telling the evening news to being the news and Lee Woodruff took on a role no one could have predicted. When ABC News Anchor Bob Woodruff was injured by a roadside bomb while reporting in Iraq, Lee immediately took on the role of a lifetime, caretaker to a loved one with Read More…

Oct
20
2015

Disguised as Batman: J.J. Watt surprises patients for Halloween

On October 13, Texas Children’s patients were treated to a surprise appearance by Batman at the eighth annual Spirit of Halloween party in The Zone. What patients, families and staff didn’t know was the man in the cape was none other than Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt. After taking off his mask, Watt spent Read More…

Oct
20
2015

More options available to go light on lunch

Cutting calories can be easier when there are healthy options. In an effort to provide both patient families and employees with a healthier meal, Food and Nutrition Services has teamed up with several of our concept partners in the Clinical Care Center food court to bring in a healthy dose of food choices. “As a Read More…

Oct
20
2015

Kingwood therapy locations celebrate one-year anniversary

A year ago this October, Texas Children’s Hospital Outpatient Therapy at Kingwood Glen and the Texas Children’s Hospital Sports Medicine Therapy at Kingwood Glen opened their doors to the north Houston community of Kingwood to make services more convenient to patients and families who live there. Since then, the locations’ therapy staff has grown, referrals Read More…