Krista CongerMonday, July 6, 2015

The worst disease you’ve never heard of: Stanford researchers and patients battle EB

I’m often humbled by my job. Well, not the job, exactly, but the physicians, researchers, and especially patients who take the time to speak with me about their goals and passions, their triumphs and...
Erin DigitaleWednesday, June 24, 2015

5 questions: James Lock on guidelines for treating teens’ eating disorders

James Lock, MD, PhD, co-author of the first set of guidelines for treating adolescents with eating disorders, discusses why evidence-based therapies for these common and serious conditions are so...
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Megan AlpersWednesday, June 10, 2015

Patients’ artwork showcased in Palo Alto

Photography exhibit features work by our patients living with cancer On June 5, the Pacific Art League in downtown Palo Alto was buzzing with excitement as some talented young photographers displayed...
Samantha DormanTuesday, June 9, 2015

One of the nation's best

In the U.S. News & World Report 2015-16 Best Children’s Hospitals survey online today , Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford has again received top honors. The hospital has five specialty...
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Emily RappleyeThursday, April 9, 2015

Q&A with Christopher Dawes, CEO

Leading a children's hospital is unique in that providing healthcare for the patient means providing healthcare services for the whole family. Becker's Hospital Review checked in with Christopher...
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Robert DicksThursday, April 9, 2015

We're No. 1 in Transplantation

In newly released 2015 data from the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network, the transplant center at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford and Stanford Children’s Health is once again...
Thursday, February 26, 2015

WWE® launches campaign to benefit Special Olympics International and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford

WWE (NYSE: WWE) today announced the launch of Superstars for Hope, a fundraising campaign on Indiegogo, the world’s largest crowdfunding platform, to benefit Special Olympics and Lucile Packard...
Megan AlpersFriday, January 23, 2015

Reading, writing, arithmetic, and now, yoga

Elementary school-aged children take an average of 12-25 breaths per minute, without even thinking. But what happens when they slow down, focus on each one of those breaths, and use their newfound...
Chasa ToliverThursday, January 22, 2015

Expansion milestone at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford underscores progress towards the Bay Area’s largest facility for pediatric and obstetric care

Early 2017 opening underway to meet changing healthcare needs with Bay Area’s most modern, environmentally sustainable, and family-friendly hospital for children and expectant mothers. STANFORD,...
Megan AlpersMonday, January 5, 2015

$300,000 gift will improve diagnostic tools at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford and beyond

Stanford, CA – Thanks to a generous donor, a team of Stanford researchers, led by Bruce Ling, PhD, can now make even greater strides toward understanding and treating devastating childhood conditions...