Mar
18
2014

Texas Children’s welcomes its first class of Pediatric Surgery Physician Assistant fellows

Texas Children’s Hospital has established a new, first-of-its-kind Pediatric Surgery Physician Assistant Fellowship program. The inaugural class of four physician assistants – Lesley Davies, Jackie Guarino, Caitlin Justus and Cassie Mueller – officially started their fellowship on January 20. The fellowship is a 12-month didactic and clinical program designed to extensively train physician assistants to Read More…

Feb
25
2014

Texas Children’s NICU nurse expresses gratitude towards parents; sentiments go viral

Finding herself awake in the middle of the night, Jenni Stearman, a NICU nurse at Texas Children’s Newborn Center, began scrolling through posts on Facebook before stopping at one that struck a chord in her heart. It was a touching update from a NICU parent expressing appreciation for everything the NICU nurses do, and it Read More…

Feb
25
2014

CRC presents research award to Dr. Chumpitazi

The Clinical Research Center presented the Clinical Research Award for fourth quarter 2013 to Dr. Bruno Chumpitazi, assistant professor, Department of Pediatrics-Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine. The award was established by the Clinical Research Center in collaboration with the Research Resources Office to recognize and honor individual contributions to protecting the best Read More…

Feb
18
2014

Cardiology Chief Dr. Dan Penny to deliver keynote address at Cardiology 2014 this week

Dr. Daniel Penny, chief of Cardiology and section head and professor of Pediatrics-Cardiology at Baylor College of Medicine, will present the 12th Annual William J. Rashkind Memorial Lecture in Pediatric Cardiology at Cardiology 2014, the 17th Annual Update on Pediatric and Congenital Cardiovascular Disease. The conference, hosted by the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, will take Read More…

Feb
11
2014

Dr. Jennifer Arnold talks about returning to work after cancer treatments

  As director of Texas Children’s Simulation Center and a neonatologist at Texas Children’s Newborn Center, Dr. Jennifer Arnold is a respected health care professional. But she’s no stranger to the patient side of health care, having dealt with complications from dwarfism throughout her life. Last year, Arnold became pregnant, and the pregnancy turned into Read More…