Feb
20
2018

Pediatric cancer champions walk runway to raise funds for Cancer Center

On February 9, more than 350 guests joined event chairs Sidney Faust, Judi McGee, Elsie Eckert and Scott Basinger for the 10th annual Celebration of Champions fashion show and luncheon at the River Oaks Country Club. The event featured a fashion show with pediatric cancer survivors from Texas Children’s Cancer Center walking the runway with Read More…

Feb
20
2018

Child Life airs first live broadcast revealing the gender of new therapy dog

IT’S A GIRL! Elsa now has a little sister. Texas Children’s first therapy dog, is not the hospital’s only female, four-legged, furry friend. A new therapy dog will be arriving at the end of the month, and Child Life just announced that it will be a GIRL. The gender reveal was broadcast live through ZTV, Read More…

Feb
14
2018

Patients receive hand-made hats for Heart Month

Two-month-old Finley Sloan got a special visit from her interventional cardiologist Dr. Aimee Liou last week when she walked into her room on the 15th floor of the Heart Center carrying a tiny red knit hat. Liou, a self-taught knitter, made the hat herself in honor of National Heart Awareness Month and chose to give Read More…

Feb
6
2018

Twenty-page guide to Texas Children’s Hospital unveiled

When a patient is admitted to Texas Children’s Hospital in the Texas Medical Center, we not only want them to receive the best possible medical care, but also feel comfortable and supported during their stay whether that means receiving help from one of our child life specialists, learning more about their health care team or Read More…

Jan
30
2018

Children’s running team brings in close to $30,000

Texas Children’s helped push almost 40 runners across the finish line of the Houston Marathon and Half Marathon January 14 in front of the George R. Brown Convention Center. As part of the Texas Children’s Running Team, the runners signed up for the 26.2 mile or 13.1 mile race not only to hit the pavement Read More…