Monday, March 26, 2018

Tad and Dianne Taube Commit $20 Million to Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford

New hospital’s south pavilion named in honor of the prominent Bay Area philanthropists Tad and Dianne Taube have committed $20 million to Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford to support the...
Guest blogger: Lucca LorenziTuesday, March 20, 2018

How can having a tumor be lucky?

Editor’s note: Lucca is our 2018 Summer Scamper Patient Hero representing our Bass Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Diseases. Join Lucca and our other amazing Patient Heroes on June 24 at the...
Megan Alpers-RaschefskyMonday, March 19, 2018

Income for Today, a Legacy for Tomorrow

Brad’s baby sister was turning blue. Born with a heart condition, she wasn’t getting the oxygen she needed. Luckily, she was at the right hospital at the right time. It was the 1960s and Stanford...
Kate DeTrempeFriday, February 23, 2018

Fighting Brain Cancer with the Help of Stanford Basketball

“In a season that would typically be defined by wins and losses, the most important result is a ‘Ty.’” Earlier this month, 11-year-old Ty Whisler stood before the Stanford men’s basketball team as...
Julie JenkinsFriday, February 23, 2018

Inside the Spectacular Chinese New Year Celebration at Packard Children's

A spectacle of colorful lanterns, paper crafts and lion dancers delight patients and families engaging in 2018 Chinese New Year festivities at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford. The beating...
Ali KagawaFriday, February 16, 2018

Today on Humans of Packard Children's: Meet Xander

“I got connected with Dr. Bernstein who, within 10 hours of him getting the email, he just picked up the phone, called me, and he told me, 'If your son does need treatment or open-heart surgery, we...