Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Children’s Health Fund and Stanford Children’s Health unveil new state-of the-art mobile medical unit

New “doctor’s office on wheels” will bring high tech mobile medical care to teens in need Underserved adolescents from San Francisco to San Jose will be the recipients of the most technologically...
Megan AlpersTuesday, September 8, 2015

Hyundai Hope on Wheels gives $250,000 toward cancer research

On September 2, Hyundai Hope On Wheels® and Palo Alto-area Hyundai dealers awarded Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford a $250,000 Hyundai Scholar Grant for pediatric cancer research. The...
Erin DigitaleMonday, July 13, 2015

Stanford doctors unraveling mysterious childhood psychiatric disease

A story in Sunday’s Wall Street Journal highlights Stanford’s leadership in treating a mystifying disease in which a child suddenly develops intense psychiatric problems, often after an infection...
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Robert DicksThursday, July 9, 2015

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford named one of 2015's Most Wired

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford and Stanford Children’s Health have been honored as one of HealthCare’s Most Wired™ for 2015. Health data security and patient engagement are top...
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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...