Ali KagawaTuesday, November 22, 2022

Grateful for supporters like you!

This artwork was created by Packard Children's Hospital patient Emmett, age 1, and his big brother Wyatt, age 4. Emmett underwent his first open-heart surgery at 4 months old at our Betty Irene Moore...
Kimberly OlsonMonday, November 14, 2022

Sergiu Pasca, MD, Is Revolutionizing Research into Neuropsychiatric Disorders

There is no cure for 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome. Stanford researcher Sergiu Pasca, MD, wants to change that. Often, understanding how cells behave is key to helping patients. Examining a cancerous...
Sally Wadyka Tuesday, November 8, 2022

Unraveling the Mysteries of 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome

Unless your family is affected by 22q11.2 deletion syndrome (22q11.2DS), you may have never heard of it. It’s estimated that one in 2,000 to 4,000 babies is born with this genetic disorder. While...
Beth TagawaWednesday, October 26, 2022

A Lifeline for Families

Helping children with autism achieve the best possible outcomes When Mason* was 18 months old, he could only say one word: “Mama.” Even though his father, Sam, suspected something was wrong, Mason's...
Monday, October 10, 2022

New Allergy Clinic Opens on Stanford Campus

The new David and Julia Koch Clinic at the Sean N. Parker Center for Allergy & Asthma Research is opening this month! A transformative $10 million gift from the Kochs funded this new space for...
Friday, October 7, 2022

Remembering Philanthropist Lorry I. Lokey (1927-2022)

The Lucile Packard Foundation for Children’s Health mourns the passing of Lorry I. Lokey, who generously supported innovations in children’s health. Lokey passed away this week at age 95. “Lorry was...
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