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...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Sean Parker Pledges $24 Million to Launch Allergy Research Center at Stanford

Allergies, whether they are to food, drugs, the environment, or other triggers, have potentially adverse consequences for millions of people worldwide. Recent estimates conclude that between 30 and...
Megan AlpersWednesday, October 22, 2014

Children’s Mercy Kansas City And Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford Team Up For A Big League Fan Challenge

Which World Series baseball team fans have bigger hearts? Baseball fans step up to the plate and participate in a challenge for children’s health. As the Kansas City Royals and the San Francisco...
Megan AlpersWednesday, September 10, 2014

Hyundai Hope on Wheels Surpasses $1 Million in Support for Pediatric Cancer Research at Stanford

On September 4, Hyundai Hope On Wheels® and Palo Alto-area Hyundai dealers awarded Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford a $250,000 Hyundai Scholar Hope Grant to support the work of Kathy...
Megan AlpersMonday, August 18, 2014

Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos Extend a $2.25 Million Challenge Grant to Fund Innovative Clinical Food Allergy Research at Stanford

Groundbreaking food allergy research at Stanford University School of Medicine and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford has received a major boost through the creation of a challenge grant by...
Christopher DawesTuesday, June 10, 2014

Choosing the Best Care for Your Extraordinary Kid

As the president and CEO of a children’s hospital — and a dad — I understand that parents want what is the very best for their child. They diligently research and talk to fellow parents and friends...
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