Nov
29
2016

Surgical Oncology Program delivers results when stakes are high

Texas Children’s Cancer Center is renowned for extraordinary care and outcomes and is ranked No. 2 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. An important part of the program’s success is the multidisciplinary care children here receive – particularly in the area of surgical oncology. Many solid tumors – such as liver tumors, Read More…

Nov
29
2016

Nurses encouraged to pre-register for Virtual Town Hall set for December 7

The countdown clock is ticking! In less than one week, Texas Children’s Nursing will host its second virtual town hall on Wednesday, December 7, from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Pavilion for Women Conference Center. Nursing has partnered with the Corporate Communication team to organize this event to engage our team of more than Read More…

Nov
22
2016

Simulations test readiness of new Outpatient Facility in The Woodlands

Simulations test readiness of new Outpatient Facility in The Woodlands Ready, set, go! “Are you OK?” a nurse asks a patient who stumbled to the ground after an unsteady walk to an exam room at the new Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands Outpatient Facility. “Help!” A slew of medical staff come rushing to the girl’s Read More…

Nov
22
2016

Texas Children’s celebrates World Prematurity Day, unveils symbolic homecoming door for NICU families

“Our son was supposed to be born on Christmas Day but he decided Election Day was more fun,” said Whitney Kubik whose son was born six weeks early at Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women. “I was honored that Kemp was chosen to be the first one to walk through the door. I am very excited Read More…

Nov
22
2016

Brandt to serve on ACS Board of Governors

Pediatric Surgeon Dr. Mary Brandt has been reappointed to the Board of Governors of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) as the Governor-at-Large representing ACS fellows in the ACS South Texas Chapter. This is the second three-year term for Brandt. In her position as a Governor-at-Large, she will facilitate communications between ACS Fellows and members Read More…