Lucile Packard Children"s Hospital Stanford

Web site: Organization phone number: (650) 497-8000 Executive officer: Dennis Lund, MD, Chief Medical Officer and Interim CEO Chairman: Jeff Chambers, Senior Advisor at TA Associates Organization's mission statement: The mission .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

A medical resident on rotation at a children"s hospital discovered that one of his new coworkers is the neonatal nurse who cared for him as a premature baby

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford Second-year medical resident Brandon Seminatore was d.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 4th, 2018

Why your child"s next painkiller may be a VR headset

When Blaine Baxter suffered a major accident during one of his go-karting races, the long road to recovery involved multiple skin grafts and a lengthy hospital stay at Lucille Packard Stanford Children's Hospital. The painful daily dressing changes.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 23rd, 2018

Children"s to shut down part of Longwood Ave. for pedestrian bridge project

A major construction project at Boston Children’s Hospital will force the shutdown one of the city's busiest blocks this weekend. Beginning Friday at 9 p.m. until Sunday at 9 p.m., Boston Children’s will shut down Longwood Avenue from Binney Stree.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals12 hr. 55 min. ago

Phoenix Children"s Hospital to benefit from Scottsdale luxury home sale

The Valley couple whose foundation is paying for the home's construction credit PCH physicians for saving their son's life......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 11th, 2018

Delta Doubts Black Female Doctor’s Credentials: ‘No Matter How Many Degrees I Have’ I Face This

Flight attendants asked, "Are you really an MD?" Fatima Cody Stanford is a physician and researcher working at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard who is in demand around the country for her expertise in obesity medic.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 2nd, 2018

Sarepta signs agreement with Nationwide Children"s hospital for neurotrophin 3

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallOct 5th, 2018

A 13-year-old boy was rushed to the hospital after being attacked by a shark while lobster diving near San Diego

KTLA A 13-year-old boy was attacked by a shark while diving for lobsters off an Encinitas, California beach Saturday morning.  The boy was taken by helicopter to Rady Children's Hospital, where he underwent emergency surg.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 1st, 2018

How this MD — and Air Force veteran — is bringing a new level of excellence to Florida Hospital

Dr. Melissa Tyree played a big role in Florida Hospital for Children gaining national recognition in July of this year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 30th, 2018

Nationwide Children"s gene therapy spinoff acquired for $100M

Yet another gene therapy spinoff from Nationwide Children's Hospital has been acquired for $100 million. Celenex is developing a treatment for Batten Disease, a rare, fatal neurological condition that causes blindness and progressive loss of spee.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 21st, 2018

Father’s legacy helps keep 11,000 families with seriously ill children in hospital together

Father’s legacy helps keep 11,000 families with seriously ill children in hospital together.....»»

Category: topSource: pressatSep 18th, 2018

Obamacare insurance unit boosts income at Children"s Hospital of Wisconsin

The growth of Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin’s health insurance business in the online individual marketplace paid off with increased revenue and operating income......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 3rd, 2018

Johns Hopkins All Children"s becomes first Florida pediatric hospital to have unique leukemia therapy

Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital is now the first pediatric hospital in Florida offering a cutting-edge cellular immunotherapy for advanced leukemia in children and young adults. It will be offering CAR-T Cell Gene Therapy for leukemia. Chimer.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 30th, 2018

Trump appeared to color in the American flag wrong — and the internet is having a field day

Evan Vucci/AP President Donald Trump, first lady Melania Trump, and Health and Human Services secretary Alex Azar paid a visit to Ohio's Nationwide Children's Hospital.  During the visit, Trump sat down with a group of children to colo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 25th, 2018

Children"s Hospital includes surgical, emergency unit upgrades in $265M project

Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin plans a six-story addition as part of a $265 million upgrade to its surgical and emergency departments at the Milwaukee Regional Medical Center in Wauwatosa......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2018

Nemours finishes historic children"s diabetes research

As part of a research project conducted by four institutions across the nation, one Jacksonville hospital is taking part in the next big break in type 1 diabetes treatment. Researchers at Nemours Children's Specialty Care on the Southbank of the S.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2018

The ex-cop who reportedly rigged McDonald"s Monopoly game was also behind a mysterious $1 million donation that puzzled America for years (MCD)

WikiCommons/Katy Warner In 1995, St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital received a mysterious winning McDonald's Monopoly game piece worth $1 million. For six years, no one knew who had mad.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 1st, 2018

Surprise city commitment spurs $25M loan fund for South Side affordable housing

A $25 million loan fund will finance rehabbing and building as many as 170 affordable homes and apartments near Nationwide Children's Hospital just south of downtown. The fund developed and structured by the Ohio Capital Finance Corp. more than doub.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 20th, 2018

Children"s Hospital maker space to use STEAM-inspired problem-solving

UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh will unveil Matt's Maker Space, where patients will be able to engage in STEAM-related problem-solving to both learn and distract them from their illnesses. The space is named to honor 12-year-old Matt Conover wh.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 16th, 2018

Toys R Us mascot starts second career at children"s hospital

At one point, the future of Geoffrey wa.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 12th, 2018

Giant Toys R Us mascot Geoffrey the Giraffe starts second career at children's hospital

At one point, the future of Geoffrey was in doubt as the 70-year-old toy retailer filed for bankruptcy and liquidated operations, including its corporate headquarters in Wayne, New Jersey. Because.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJul 11th, 2018