Aug
13
2018

Professional Day 2018 draws impressive turnout across Texas Children’s system

On August 8, Texas Children’s Nursing Professional Development and the Shared Governance Interdisciplinary Education Council hosted Professional Day at Texas Children’s Medical Center Campus, Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands. More than 500 participants attended the conference across the hospital’s three campuses – 360 at Medical Center Campus, 78 at Read More…

Jul
10
2018

Nurses encouraged to pre-register for Virtual Town Hall set for July 17

The countdown clock is ticking. Texas Children’s Nursing will host its fifth virtual town hall from 11 a.m. to noon on Tuesday, July 17, at the Pavilion for Women Conference Center. Nursing has partnered with the Corporate Communications team to organize this event to engage our team of more than 3,000 dedicated nurses that make Read More…

Jul
3
2018

Neuroscience team holds special celebration for Dr. Robert Zeller

Texas Children’s Neuroscience team recently held a special retirement celebration for long-time neurologist and Blue Bird Circle Clinic Medical Director Dr. Robert Zeller. More than 100 guests attended the celebration including Texas Children’s Chief of Neurology Dr. Gary Clark, Chief of Neurosurgery Dr. Howard Weiner, Dr. Huda Zoghbi, director of the Jan and Dan Duncan Read More…

May
15
2018

Texas Children’s nurses recognized during National Nurses Week

Each year as we salute nurses across the country during National Nurses Week from May 6 to May 12, Texas Children’s celebrated our incredible team of more than 3,000 nurses for their many successes, accomplishments and contributions to patient care. This year’s theme for Nurses Week was Nurses: Inspire, Innovate, Influence. From developing Texas Children’s Read More…

Apr
3
2018

Elias receives honor for service to Heart Center patients, families

Barbara Elias, the ventricular assist device (VAD) coordinator for Texas Children’s Heart Center, was recently honored with the Daisy Award, a national award that recognizes clinical nurses for the extraordinary work they do for patients and families each and every day. Elias was recommended for the award by the mother of a patient who said Read More…