Jul
11
2017

Texas Children’s celebrates transplant milestone

On June 28, Texas Children’s Transplant Services held a celebration in honor of reaching an important milestone – the completion of 1,500 transplants. The milestone further solidifies Texas Children’s position as one of the most active pediatric transplant programs in the nation, per the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Organ Procurement and Transplantation Read More…

Jul
11
2017

Help Kids Be Kids 2017: Make a Paw-sitive impact

For our 5th annual Help Kids be Kids online fundraiser we are raising funds to help support and enhance our Therapy Dog Program! Our patients’ faces light up when Elsa walks through the halls. She is incredibly gentle and affectionate whether she’s helping a patient deal with a long-term illness, cope with chronic pain or Read More…

Jul
11
2017

Kidney Stone Clinic expands

Texas Children’s Hospital’s Kidney Stone Clinic has expanded to Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus. In addition to once monthly clinics at Main Campus in the Medical Center, patients can now access multi-disciplinary stone treatment at West Campus on the first Wednesday of each month. During each visit, patients and families will meet with a urologist, Read More…

Jul
5
2017

Sign up for Running of the Bulls 5K Run and Walk, TORO’s KIDS 1K

It’s time to get active with the Houston Texans! Running of the Bulls 5K Run and Walk presented by H-E-B and TORO’s Kids 1K presented by Texas Children’s Hospital are back for 2017, and special early bird pricing is available now! Early bird pricing ends on Friday, July 7 at 5 p.m., so register NOW Read More…

Jun
28
2017

Texas Children’s celebrates Heart Center’s No. 1 ranking

Texas Children’s leaders and members of the Heart Center team gathered early Tuesday to celebrate U.S. News & World Report’s recent announcement that Texas Children’s is now ranked No. 1 in cardiology and heart surgery. Ranked second in the nation for the past two years, Texas Children’s Heart Center has surpassed Boston Children’s Heart Center, Read More…