Jan
19
2016

Three Texas Children’s Cancer Center researchers receive prestigious ASH awards

The American Society of Hematology (ASH) recognized three researchers from Texas Children’s Cancer Center and Baylor College of Medicine for their work in advancing our understanding of disease pathogenesis and exploring novel innovative approaches for the treatment of pediatric cancers. Dr. Rikhia Chakraborty, instructor of pediatrics and part of the Histiocytosis Research Lab at the Read More…

Jan
12
2016

Texas Children’s partners with ABC-13 to share inspiring stories, raise money for Promise

In support of Promise: The Campaign for Texas Children’s Hospital, Texas Children’s and ABC-13 have joined together to highlight amazing stories from the hospital. The stories – many of which will showcase the excellent work you do – will air at 6 p.m. on select weekdays and can be found on ABC-13’s website. The goal Read More…

Jan
12
2016

Pavilion for Women’s perioperative nursing leader elected president of AORN

If you ask Nakeisha Archer, president-elect of the Greater Houston Chapter of the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN), who inspired her to pursue nursing, there’s one person who comes to mind – her grandmother. “When I was a little girl, my grandmother shared stories about how she loved taking care of patients in their Read More…

Jan
12
2016

Family Fertility Center advances innovative research to improve IVF process

From exploring the metabolic factors impacting egg quality to the genetics of embryo implantation, researchers at the Family Fertility Center at Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women are engaged in several studies to help infertile couples achieve successful pregnancy outcomes. For couples struggling to get pregnant, often times their only hope is through in vitro fertilization Read More…

Jan
12
2016

Super Star Employee: Sandra Yacoub

Sandra Yacoub of International Patient Services is the latest Texas Children’s Super Star employee. “Being recognized is the icing on the cake,” Yacoub said. “It provides me with the motivation to continue giving the best I can give.” Read more of Yacoub’s interview and find out how you can nominate a Super Star. Q&A: Sandra Read More…