Jun
27
2018

Texas Children’s wins major NIH grant to study congenital heart disease

Scientists at Texas Children’s Hospital, Rice University and Baylor College of Medicine have won a prestigious National Institutes of Health grant to study the dynamic processes and cellular players linked to discrete subaortic stenosis (DSS), a congenital heart disease. The $2.2 million, four-year R01 grant administered by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute will Read More…

Jun
26
2018

U.S. News: 8 Texas Children’s subspecialties ranked in top 10, Heart Center and Pulmonology best in nation

Texas Children’s Hospital has once again been named as a national leader among pediatric institutions by U.S. News & World Report in their recently published 2018-19 edition of Best Children’s Hospitals. Ranked fourth among all children’s hospitals nationally and one of only 10 hospitals to achieve the Honor Roll designation for the tenth straight year, Read More…

Jun
26
2018

Heart Center and Pulmonology celebrate No. 1 rankings

Staff with Texas Children’s Heart Center and Texas Children’s Pulmonology celebrated Tuesday after learning they were ranked No. 1 by U.S. News & World Report in their respective specialties. Heart Center staff gathered in a conference room on the fourth floor of Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women to learn their ranking and cheered in delight Read More…

Jun
26
2018

Legacy Tower therapy dog Bailey turns two

On June 22 one of Texas Children’s three therapy dogs, Bailey, celebrated her second birthday. Bailey’s handler, Adair Galanski, and the Child Life department threw a party for her and invited several patients and their families to join the fun. The celebration was held in the Kid’s Zone, an area on the sixteenth floor of Read More…