Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Corporate Philanthropy: Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

From Santa Rosa to the Monterey Peninsula, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage branches across the greater Bay Area rallied to support Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford this year. On May...
Stacy FinzTuesday, November 17, 2015

Everything Changed in a Heartbeat: Q&A with Kavin Desai, MD, and Maya Desai

What happens when a 25-year veteran pediatric cardiologist suddenly finds himself with an unexpected new patient—his own daughter? Earlier this year, 15-year-old Maya Desai, an accomplished high...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Foundation Grants: Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation

Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF), a national fundraising movement launched by the creativity of one young cancer patient, has provided generous support to expand our capacity for pediatric...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Gift Planning: John Kriewall and Elizabeth Haehl

John Kriewall and Elizabeth Haehl are loyal supporters of our hospital. In 2000, the couple was instrumental in the establishment of the Pediatric Palliative Care Program, which combines...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Golf Classic supports new mental health program

On September 21, 18 foursomes of donors and friends played in the second annual Golf Classic to help raise funds for the child and adolescent mental health programs at Lucile Packard Children's...
Megan AlpersTuesday, November 17, 2015

Heart and Soul

Nurses in the Heart Center deliver extraordinary care and compassion on the front lines. It’s not uncommon this time of year to see refrigerators covered with holiday cards and warm wishes from...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015

How Your Support Helps in the Children’s Heart Center

Every day, the Children’s Heart Center at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford delivers unsurpassed outcomes for patients with complex heart conditions. As a not-for-profit hospital, we are...
Stephen Roth, MD, MPH, Director, Children’s Heart CenterTuesday, November 17, 2015

Shaping a Brighter Future

In medicine we often refer to the “natural history of disease”— the normal course that a disease takes in an individual if no treatment occurs. In the case of congenital heart disease, the “natural...
Megan AlpersTuesday, August 25, 2015

Where are they now? Quadruplets edition

The Wang family is truly one in a million. Born in October 2010, quadruplets Audrey, Emma, Isabelle, and Natalie Wang entered the world with the help of our team at the Charles B. and Ann L. Johnson...
Megan AlpersTuesday, August 25, 2015

Thank you for supporting Summer Scamper!

We are so grateful for the more than 3,200 individuals who ran, walked, Scampered, sponsored, and volunteered to make the 2015 Summer Scamper a huge success. We surpassed our goal of raising $500,000...