Feb
7
2017

Video: Watch FOX Sports’ pregame show featuring Texas Children’s patients

In case you missed it on Super Bowl Sunday, Texas Children’s patients took center stage right before the on-the-field action during FOX Sports’ pregame show. The segment highlighting Texas Children’s focused on a very special football-themed party with Houston Texans defensive end, Devon Still. The party, held in December, was a treat for Cancer Center Read More…

Feb
7
2017

Main Street lot closure to prepare for Pediatric Tower topping out celebration

Preparations to celebrate the topping out of the Pediatric Tower structure are underway. The Main Street Lot, located across from Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women at 6650 Main Street, will be closed beginning at 6 a.m. on Tuesday, February 7, until 7 a.m. on Friday, February 10. All cars must be out of the lot Read More…

Feb
7
2017

Vasudevan receives grant, named to international board

Pediatric surgeon Dr. Sanjeev Vasudevan recently received a grant from the Macy Easom Cancer Research Foundation to forward his research on pediatric hepatocellular malignancy, an aggressive liver cancer. The grant is for more than $130,000 and will provide funding for Vasudevan’s second year of research on his project titled: “Real-time vascular and tumor visualization as Read More…

Feb
7
2017

Shah awarded Denton A. Cooley Fellowship in Surgical Innovation award

Pediatric surgeon Dr. Sohail Shah was recently awarded the Texas Children’s Hospital Auxiliary Denton A. Cooley Fellowship in Surgical Innovation award for 2016-2017. The award is for $75,000 and is given to a physician whose surgical research focuses on innovative ways to help children and to save lives. Shah will use his reward to create, Read More…

Feb
7
2017

Dr. Lauren Kane awarded Carolyn E. Reed Traveling Fellowship

Congenital heart surgeon Dr. Lauren Kane was recently awarded the Carolyn E. Reed Traveling Fellowship from The Thoracic Surgery Foundation (TSF). Kane is the first congenital heart surgeon to receive the distinguished honor. Established in 2013 in conjunction with Women in Thoracic Surgery, The Carolyn E. Reed Traveling Fellowship is an annual award presented to Read More…