Jan
5
2016

Second location of The Center for Children and Women celebrates milestone

Texas Children’s Health Plan is thrilled to celebrate the one-year anniversary of The Center for Children and Women in Southwest Houston. Since opening its second location in November 2014, The Center has provided excellent comprehensive primary care for pediatric and obstetrics members of Texas Children’s Health Plan. The Center provides state-of-the-art health care that integrates Read More…

Jan
5
2016

Family thanks Texas Children’s with book donation

Three and half years ago, the Herrington family embarked on a journey that would lead them to Texas Children’s Hospital, a place that has since become near and dear to their hearts. Shortly after birth, the youngest member of the family, Parson Blue, was diagnosed with a rare genetic condition that attacked the infant’s lungs, Read More…

Jan
5
2016

Zoghbi to receive Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science

Dr. Huda Zoghbi, professor of molecular and human genetics at Baylor College of Medicine, and director of the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute at Texas Children’s, will be honored with the 2015 Vanderbilt Prize in Biomedical Science. She is the 10th recipient of the award given by the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Read More…

Jan
5
2016

Toddler play yard donated to West Campus

Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus received a special gift this holiday season from a former patient whose family wanted to thank caregivers for helping their son recover from cancer. David Lauritzen, now a healthy 5-year-old, came to Texas Children’s a very sick toddler. After being diagnosed with cancer, David was put on an aggressive treatment Read More…

Jan
5
2016

Bench and Bedside – December Digest

Bench and Bedside is a digest of the previous month’s stories about the clinical and academic activities of our physicians and scientists. We welcome your submissions and feedback. December 1 Texas Children’s Fetal Center celebrates 400 miracles at patient reunion Hundreds of families from around the country traveled to Houston to attend Texas Children’s Fetal Read More…