Lindsay OkamotoTuesday, August 30, 2016

Your Impact on Research

This summer Mary Leonard, MD, MSCE, (pictured above) became the new Adalyn Jay Physician-In-Chief at Packard Children's and the chair of pediatrics at Stanford University School of Medicine. She...
Megan AlpersTuesday, July 12, 2016

Helping the ‘good guys’: Silicon Valley family sees connections between IT network security and medicine

Sichao Wang’s professional passion is IT security—as he says, “keeping the bad actors out and making sure the good information stays in and is not vulnerable.” A senior principal product manager at...
Friday, July 8, 2016

Double Your Impact in the Fight to Cure Food Allergies Through First-of-its-Kind Food Allergy “Vaccine” Research

Your donation will be matched one-to-one by a challenge match from the Hartman Family Foundation We are thrilled to announce an exciting, limited-time opportunity to double your impact in the fight...
Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Can Cycling and Exercise Create a Better Future for Children with ADHD?

Stanford research, with support from the Specialized Foundation, aims to better understand effects of exercise on brain function and cognition in children with ADHD Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity...
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

You Accelerated New Discoveries.

The last 25 years have transformed the ways in which we prevent, diagnose, and cure childhood diseases. Your support has helped translate promising scientific discoveries into groundbreaking...
Megan AlpersMonday, March 7, 2016

A grandmother’s love advances pediatric epilepsy research and training

Describing Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford as “her heart,” longtime donor Judi Rees has continued her tradition of generosity and commitment to children’s health by creating an endowed...
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...
Monday, October 5, 2015

$510,000 awarded to Stanford researchers to help fight childhood cancer

The St. Baldrick’s Foundation , a volunteer-powered and donor-centered charity dedicated to raising money for childhood cancer research , is proud to award a total of $510,000 in grants to...
Jan CookThursday, August 27, 2015

“There’s my doctor from TV!”

Pediatric urologist William Kennedy, MD, is a leader in expanding access to high-quality care through telehealth. He shared the following with writer Jan Cook: Early in my tenure at Lucile Packard...
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...