Feb
18
2014

Complete five minute survey on patient and family centeredness

The results are in! The units below will receive a special prize for having the highest number of surveys completed but it’s not too late to join these teams. The survey deadline has been extended to Friday to make sure everyone has a chance to participate and let us know how we’re doing in patient Read More…

Feb
18
2014

Additions to the Texas Children’s family: New employees

Name Department Chaddick, Adrienne West Campus – Orthopedics/Sports Medicine Collins, Kenita Texas Children’s Cancer Center Cowart, Tomika West Campus – Inpatient Floor 3 De La Torre, Genesis Residents’ Primary Care Group, General Medicine, Retrovirology Clinics Harkrider, William The Center – Greenspoint Hudspeth, David Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy King, Steve Facilities Operations Lane, Vicki Texas 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…

Feb
11
2014

Department of Surgery awards more than $270K in grants to launch new research investigations

The Department of Surgery at Texas Children’s is excited to announce the 2014 Surgical Seed Grant Award recipients. These grants, of up to $50,000 per project, will allow surgery researchers to generate the preliminary data necessary for National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant applications and other extramural funding. For more information please visit: texaschildrens.org/surgery. Established Read More…

Feb
11
2014

Valentine’s Day video: Texas Children’s couples share how they balance work and love

What’s better than having passion for the mission and knowing your spouse is in the same boat? It’s like a real life reality show for many couples at Texas Children’s who get to see their loved ones not just after hours but sometimes even run into them serendipitously around the organization. Dr. George Mallory and Read More…