Clinical Research Center/Research Resources Office presents research award to Dr. Daniel Leung

The Clinical Research Center/Research Resources Office presented the Clinical Research Award for First Quarter 2018 to Dr. Daniel Leung, associate professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition where he serves as Director of Clinical Research. This award was established by the Clinical Research Center in collaboration with the Research Resources Office Read More…


Texas Children’s awards pediatric pilot grants to 10 promising researchers

Dr. Jordan Orange, vice chair of research in the Department of Pediatrics, announced the winners of the 2016 Pediatric Pilot Awards Research Grant Program. Ten research applications were chosen by review committee members to receive grant funding in the amount of up to $50,000 for their projects. The Pediatric Pilot Awards Research Grant Program provides Read More…


Texas Children’s develops simple blood test to screen infants for biliary atresia

Physicians at Texas Children’s Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine have found a way to detect biliary atresia and other neonatal liver diseases in newborns using a simple blood test. Infants with biliary atresia, a life-threatening and hard-to-detect disease of the liver and bile ducts, can now be diagnosed and treated earlier, which has the Read More…


Weekly legendary care feature in Houston Chronicle focuses on gastroenterology care

Texas Children’s is the honored sponsor for every Tuesday’s “Houston Legends” series. We will showcase the legendary care Texas Children’s has provided since 1954, and focus on milestone moments in our unique history. Also, a complementary website offers a more detailed look at our past, our story and our breakthroughs. On the right is the Read More…