Dec
12
2017

Improving Health Care: Cognitive Bias & the Science of Decision Making

On February 10 at Third Coast on Bertner Avenue in Houston, Texas Children’s Chief of Otolaryngology Dr. Ellis Arjmand and Dr. Oded Netzer, professor of business at Columbia Business School in New York City, will lead an interactive workshop focused on the psychology of decision making in medicine. During the 8-hour course, attendees will learn Read More…

May
30
2017

Public Health Pediatrics section spearheads efforts, develops program aimed at child abuse prevention

As chief of the newly created section of Public Health Pediatrics at Texas Children’s – the nation’s largest and first public health section within a children’s hospital – Dr. Christopher Greeley has devoted much of his resources and time toward developing a one-of-a-kind, community wide program aimed at child abuse prevention. “As a board certified Read More…

Dec
6
2016

Masand receives the 2016 Fulbright & Jaworski LLP Faculty Excellence Award

Dr. Prakash Masand, director of Cardiac Imaging Service in the Texas Children’s Hospital Department of Radiology has been awarded a Fulbright & Jaworski LLP Faculty Excellence Award from Baylor College of Medicine. He is the first pediatric radiologist at Texas Children’s to receive this award. To be considered for an award in Teaching and Evaluation, Read More…

Dec
22
2015

Forty-seven nurse residents celebrate graduation milestone

The July 2015 class of nurse residents were recognized at their graduation ceremony on December 10. Chief Nursing Officer Mary Jo Andre delivered an inspirational welcome to the graduates and guests – encouraging the graduates to get involved and to stay connected with their fellow nurse residents. The 47 graduates were applauded by proud friends, Read More…

Dec
15
2015

Texas Children’s oncologists contribute to leading textbook in field

Dr. David Poplack, director of Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers, and numerous members of his medical staff helped write the recently published, 7th edition of the textbook, Principles and Practice in Pediatric Oncology, the leading textbook in the field. This thoroughly updated edition contains 54 chapters, more than 1,300 pages, and is the most Read More…