Oct
18
2016

BIPAI, partners start new mother and child health program in Argentina

Chevron, the YPF Foundation, Baylor College of Medicine International Pediatric AIDS Initiative (BIPAI) at Texas Children’s Hospital, and the Health Ministry of Neuquén province are pleased to announce a new program to support maternal-child health care, focusing on the public health center in the town of Añelo. Neuquén’s public health system is nationally recognized for Read More…

Oct
18
2016

Baby Bistro offers breast pump rentals, other lactation services for employees

As a nationally designated Baby Friendly Hospital, Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women offers many helpful services to patients and employees to support them during their breastfeeding journey. For Veronika Javor, choosing to exclusively provide breast milk to her babies during their first year of life was an important commitment. To ensure her now 3-year-old daughter, Read More…

Oct
18
2016

Run for a Reason: Spots still available in the sold out Chevron marathon

Want to achieve a personal fitness goal and help preserve the mission of Texas Children’s Hospital? Runners can still enter the sold out 2017 marathon and half marathon races through the Chevron Houston Marathon’s Run for a Reason charity program. Texas Children’s Hospital is an official charity for the Houston Marathon and Half Marathon, taking Read More…

Oct
11
2016

Texas Children’s named top Houston team to raise $180K for March of Dimes

When Leanne O’Brien glances down at her healthy 18-month-old twins, Remy and Ronan, she knows their lives are nothing short of a miracle. Born nearly 28 weeks premature as a result of severe preeclampsia, her twins spent the first four and a half months of their young lives at Texas Children’s Newborn Center. “As soon Read More…

Oct
11
2016

Wesson to serve lead surgical post at The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio

Texas Children’s is pleased to announce that Dr. David Wesson joined The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio family October 1 to serve as interim Surgeon-in-Chief. Wesson will continue his duties at Texas Children’s Hospital in addition to the responsibilities of his new interim role at Children’s Hospital of San Antonio. Wesson has been at Texas Read More…