Aug
13
2018

Super Star Physician: Dr. Ameeben Patel

Dr. Ameeben Patel, January – June 2018 Physician Your name, title and department. How long have you worked here? Amee A Patel, DO, assistant professor of Pediatrics, board certified in general pediatrics, pediatric pulmonary, and sleep medicine – I started out as a sleep medicine fellow in 2014 and then joined as faculty. Tell us Read More…

Aug
13
2018

Varghese will lead Texas Children’s Pulmonary Hypertension Program

Dr. Nidhy Varghese has been named the new director of our Pulmonary Hypertension Program. Varghese took over for Dr. George Mallory who helped lead the program to national prominence. “I am honored to be named to this prestigious leadership position,” Varghese said. “We are one of the few pulmonary hypertension programs in the United States Read More…

Aug
7
2018

NICU reunion reunites patient families with Newborn Center staff

On August 4, more than 500 patients and families traveled from all over the country for the 2018 Texas Children’s Newborn Center family reunion. The Texas-themed event celebrated former patients who graduated from the Newborn Center in 2017 after spending 10 days or more in our neonatal intensive care units at Texas Children’s Hospital Medical Read More…

Aug
7
2018

Back-to-school fair brings out over 500 patient families

It is that time of the year again; the end of summer means the beginning of a new school year. Texas Children’s Hospital’s Social Work Department organized a back-to-school fair to provide information to patients and their families to help them prepare for the new school year. “Events like this provides community organization opportunities,” Social Read More…

Aug
7
2018

Super Star Leader: Buffy Orndorff

Buffy Orndorff, April – June 2018 Leader Your name, title and department. How long have you worked here? Buffy Orndorff, Patient Care Manager on 12WT General Medicine/Transplant Unit. I have worked at Texas Children’s Hospital for 18 years. What month are you Super Star for? April, May and June 2018 Tell us how you found Read More…