May
18
2016

Nurses Week celebrates the hard work, accomplishments of Texas Children’s 3,000+ nurses

It’s hard to contain the celebration of nursing to just one week at Texas Children’s. Every day there are inspirational stories that demonstrate how our nurses go above and beyond to advance patient care and enhance patient experience and outcomes. Besides the exceptional, around-the-clock care they provide our patients, one distinct attribute that patient families Read More…

May
18
2016

Texas Children’s Hospital earns American College of Surgeons Level 1 Children’s Surgery Center Verification

Texas Children’s Hospital is proud to announce the American College of Surgeons (ACS) has verified the hospital as a Level 1 Children’s Surgery Center. The one-year verification was awarded following an extensive pilot site visit in May 2015. During the visit, Texas Children’s assisted in the review and refinement of guidelines set forth by ACS Read More…

May
18
2016

Texas Children’s pediatric oncologist to lend expertise to national Moonshot initiative

Dr. Will Parsons, a pediatric oncologist at Texas Children’s Cancer Center and associate professor of pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine, will participate in the efforts to accelerate cancer research through the National Cancer Moonshot Initiative. Parsons will join the National Cancer Institute’s Blue Ribbon Panel Working Group on Pediatric Cancer, which is providing insight Read More…

May
18
2016

Clinical Research Center/Research Resources Office presents research award to Kate Mazur

The Clinical Research Center/Research Resources Office has presented the Clinical Research Award for Second Quarter 2016 to Kate Mazur, instructor and pediatric nurse practitioner, Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers. This award was established by the Clinical Research Center in collaboration with the Research Resources Office to recognize and honor individual contributions to protecting the Read More…

May
10
2016

Steady progress being made on construction of Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands

This fall, Texas Children’s will open its doors to the outpatient building of Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands. Soon thereafter in the spring of 2017, Texas Children’s second community hospital will be ready to serve The Woodlands and beyond. “Tellepsen Construction has made tremendous progress,” said Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands President Michelle Riley-Brown. “The Read More…