Sep
27
2016

Forum Luncheon highlights hospital’s advancements in pediatric surgery

Community members attending the recent Forum Luncheon on September 21 got to meet the top surgical leaders at Texas Children’s Hospital and learn about the incredible ways they are making history in pediatric surgery and about their vision for the future of the hospital’s surgical enterprise. Following lunch and remarks from President and CEO Mark Read More…

Sep
27
2016

Protect yourself, others this flu season by getting your annual flu shot

Texas Children’s is committed to the health, safety and well-being of our patients, families, and employees. This commitment is especially evident as we enter flu season. Influenza (the flu) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness and can even lead to death. Older people, young children, Read More…

Sep
27
2016

New program launches to provide animal-assisted therapy to pediatric patients

Starting on Monday, October 3, you’ll notice a new employee walking the halls of the hospital wearing a bright green vest emblazoned with the Texas Children’s badge. But she is not your typical employee – she is furry, has four legs and is just 1 1/2 years old. Her name is Elsa and she is Read More…

Sep
27
2016

Weekly legendary care feature in Houston Chronicle focuses on diabetes care

Texas Children’s is the honored sponsor for every Tuesday’s “Houston Legends” series. We will showcase the legendary care Texas Children’s has provided since 1954, and focus on milestone moments in our unique history. Also, a complementary website offers a more detailed look at our past, our story and our breakthroughs. On the right is the Read More…