Dec
6
2016

Texas Children’s awards pediatric pilot grants to 10 promising researchers

Dr. Jordan Orange, vice chair of research in the Department of Pediatrics, announced the winners of the 2016 Pediatric Pilot Awards Research Grant Program. Ten research applications were chosen by review committee members to receive grant funding in the amount of up to $50,000 for their projects. The Pediatric Pilot Awards Research Grant Program provides Read More…

Dec
6
2016

Join in on the “Where’s Elsa?” fun

Whether you’re walking the halls of the hospital at main campus or glancing outside the window, you may have noticed a new addition to the Pediatric Tower construction site – an 8-foot cardboard cutout of Elsa! Elsa is Texas Children’s new therapy dog. She has been seeing patients across the inpatient population since October and Read More…

Dec
5
2016

Zoghbi receives prestigious 2017 Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences

On Sunday, December 4, Texas Children’s and Baylor College of Medicine’s pioneering neuroscientist Dr. Huda Zoghbi was honored with the Breakthrough Prize in the field of Life Sciences during a star-studded ceremony in San Francisco’s Silicon Valley. Awarded annually to the world’s top scientists in fundamental physics, mathematics and the life sciences, the Breakthrough Prize Read More…