Apr
26
2018

Texas Children’s Heart Center focus of The Forum Luncheon

On April 24, Texas Children’s friends and supporters attended The Forum Luncheon highlighting the amazing work of the Texas Children’s Heart Center, currently ranked No. 1 in the nation for cardiology and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report. Held at The Post Oak Hotel at Uptown Houston, the program highlighted the story of Read More…

Apr
24
2018

Active shooter exercise held at Legacy Tower, successfully executed

Texas Children’s emergency operations plan was put to the test during a comprehensive active shooter exercise on April 16. This was the first time an emergency exercise of this scale and scope with external and internal participants was completed at Texas Children’s Hospital Medical Center Campus. Two similar exercises were previously conducted at the Woodlands Read More…

Apr
24
2018

Global HOPE initiative in Africa makes great strides during first year

Just 12 short months ago, Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers, Baylor College of Medicine International Pediatric AIDS Initiative at Texas Children’s Hospital, the Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation, and leaders in Botswana, Uganda and Malawi, announced a $100 million initiative to create an innovative pediatric hematology-oncology treatment network in sub-Saharan Africa. Called Global HOPE (Hematology-Oncology Pediatric Read More…

Apr
24
2018

Outcomes: A new podcast series from Texas Children’s Hospital

On April 17, Texas Children’s Hospital launched the new podcast series “Outcomes.” The seven-part series captures just a few of the remarkable stories that occur inside the walls of our hospital every day. Join patient families and Texas Children’s experts on their journey to save lives. New episodes will be released every Tuesday and will Read More…

Apr
24
2018

Hotez, Zoghbi join American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Dr. Peter Hotez, director of the Texas Children’s Hospital Center for Vaccine Development, and Dr. Huda Zoghbi, director of the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute at Texas Children’s Hospital, have been elected as the newest members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the nation’s most prestigious honorary titles. “Membership Read More…