Mar
1
2016

Zoghbi honored with the Nemmers Prize for influential work on neurological disorders

Dr. Huda Zoghbi, known for her groundbreaking research on Rett syndrome and other neurological disorders, is the inaugural recipient of the Mechthild Esser Nemmers Prize in Medical Science at Northwestern University. The Nemmers prize, which carries a $200,000 stipend, is awarded to a physician-scientist whose body of research exhibits outstanding achievement in their discipline as Read More…

Mar
1
2016

Texas Children’s hosts conference on pediatric biocontainment

Leaders with the Texas Children’s Special Isolation Unit recently hosted the first of what they plan to be regular educational conferences focusing on our advanced concepts of pediatric biocontainment. Representatives from four children’s hospitals – the Ann & Robert H. Lurie’s Children’s Hospital of Chicago, Boston’s Children’s Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Colorado and the University Read More…

Mar
1
2016

Texas Children’s opens fifth Urgent Care clinic

Texas Children’s Hospital is proud to announce the opening of its fifth Texas Children’s Urgent Care clinic. Conveniently located at 2701 Pearland Parkway, the clinic offers high-quality, efficient and affordable pediatric care at a convenient Pearland location. “We are very excited to open our fifth location and bring expert pediatric urgent care to the Pearland Read More…

Mar
1
2016

Bench and Bedside – February 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. February 2 Texas Children’s, Rice University team up to develop new way to repair birth defect Bioengineers at Texas Children’s Hospital and Rice University have won a Read More…