Jun
22
2018

Poplack honored as Houston Astros Hometown Hero

Cancer Center Director Dr. David Poplack was recognized as a Hometown Hero at the June 20 Houston Astros game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Minute Maid Park. The Astros Hometown Heroes Program recognizes people from the Houston area who have helped their community in extraordinary ways. Poplack has served as the director of Texas Read More…

Jun
19
2018

Texas Children’s Pediatrics opens first practice in Austin

On June 18, Texas Children’s Pediatrics opened its first primary care site in Austin, marking another milestone in Texas Children’s path toward creating a network of quality pediatric care for children and families living in the state’s capital city. Located at 5625 Eiger Road, Suite 225, in southwest Austin, Austin Pediatrics is managed by Dr. Read More…

Jun
19
2018

NRI researchers receive awards for their contributions to neuroscience research

Dr. Zhandong Liu, assistant professor at Baylor College of Medicine and researcher at the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI) at Texas Children’s has received a distinguished service award from the International Association for Intelligent Biology and Medicine (IAIBM). As a non-profit organization, the IAIBM’s mission is to promote bioinformatics, systems biology and Read More…

Jun
19
2018

Texas Children’s The Woodlands Campus wins Landmark Award

Earlier this year the Houston Business Journal’s 2018 Landmark Awards selected it’s winners for the top commercial real estate projects in Houston. Our very own Texas Children’s Hospital, The Woodlands campus, won in the medical category. On April 19, the winners were revealed at the highly anticipated awards ceremony. Finalists and winners of all categories Read More…

Jun
19
2018

Sign up for the Periwinkle Kickball Classic 2018

It’s time for the annual Periwinkle Kickball Classic, an event that raises money for an organization that provides healing programs and camps to children, young adults and families who are challenged by cancer and other life-threatening illnesses. The one-day tournament will be held Saturday, November 3, at the Houston Sportsplex and ANYONE age 14 or Read More…