Aug
13
2018

New Division of Global Surgery announced

Creating viable, long-term health care solutions for children and mothers worldwide has always been a part of Texas Children’s mission. To further that charge, a new division has been created within the Department of Surgery – the Division of Global Surgery. The division will be led by Dr. Jed Nuchtern, who has been Texas Children’s Read More…

Aug
13
2018

Sign your child up now to be a PLAY 60 Kid of the Month

Texas Children’s Hospital and the Houston Texans are two teams with one goal – keeping kids healthy! PLAY 60 is the National Football League’s campaign to encourage kids to be active for at least 60 minutes a day. We want YOU to join the movement by signing up your child to be a PLAY 60 Read More…

Aug
13
2018

Texas Children’s leads effort to get lifesaving drug approved by FDA

Thanks to the more than 10 years of dedication and hard work of neonatologists and neonatal nutrition experts at Texas Children’s, Boston Children’s and the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) hospitals, premature babies with liver disease now have better access to a potentially lifesaving drug. On July 27, the FDA approved Omegaven®, an Read More…

Aug
13
2018

Houston Texans cheerleaders host cheerleading camp at hospital

Patients had the time of their lives on August 7 when eight Houston Texans cheerleaders paid them a visit and hosted their third Jr. Cheer Mini Camp at Texas Children’s Hospital’s Medical Center Campus. After walking through a cheer tunnel with applause from on-looking employees, the event held on the fourth floor of the Pavilion Read More…

Aug
13
2018

Professional Day 2018 draws impressive turnout across Texas Children’s system

On August 8, Texas Children’s Nursing Professional Development and the Shared Governance Interdisciplinary Education Council hosted Professional Day at Texas Children’s Medical Center Campus, Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands. More than 500 participants attended the conference across the hospital’s three campuses – 360 at Medical Center Campus, 78 at Read More…