Wednesday, July 8, 2020

In the News (Summer 2020)

U.S. News & World Report Names Packard Children’s a Top 10 Children’s Hospital in the Nation Packard Children’s has been named among the top 10 children’s hospitals in the nation, according to...
Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford Named as a Top 10 Children’s Hospital in the Nation by ‘U.S. News & World Report’

2020–2021 Best Children’s Hospitals annual survey ranks the top pediatric facilities in the country to help families with complex and rare conditions find the best medical care for their children...
Cynthia J. Brandt, PhD, President and CEOMonday, June 15, 2020

Safely Reopening our Community, Economy, and Schools

Last week, we hosted an online panel with experts from Stanford Medicine and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital on Safely Reopening Our Community, Economy, and Schools. Mary Leonard, MD, chair of...
Cynthia J. Brandt, PhD, President and CEO, Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's HealthThursday, June 4, 2020

Confronting Racial Injustice and Discrimination

Racial injustice absolutely impacts the children we serve—we see the disparities in their health outcomes and in many other aspects of their lives and well-being. Injustice and discrimination are...
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Jen YuanTuesday, June 2, 2020

Remembering Richard “Dick” Behrman, MD, Pediatrician, Educator, and Tireless Advocate of Child Well-being

Visionary leader was instrumental in the transformation of Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford into one of the nation’s best The Lucile Packard Foundation for Children’s Health (LPFCH) fondly...
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Wednesday, May 13, 2020

COVID-19: What You Need to Know

Donors like you are part of our Packard Children’s community, and we hope that you are staying healthy and safe. To ensure you have access to our hospital’s most current information regarding COVID-...
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Cynthia J. Brandt, PhD, President and CEOWednesday, May 6, 2020

COVID-19 Panel with Packard experts: Impact on Children, Families, and Community

Yesterday, Mary Leonard, MD, MSCE, Packard Children's chair of pediatrics hosted a virtual panel with our hospital's experts, highlighting our local and national response to COVID-19. Yvonne (Bonnie...
Jen YuanSunday, May 3, 2020

COVID-19: What We're Doing and How You Can Help

Donors like you are part of our Packard Children’s family, and we hope that you are staying healthy and safe. We want to share the latest news and these helpful resources: COVID-19 Panel with Packard...
Megan Alpers-RaschefskyTuesday, April 21, 2020

"Families Need You:" One Mom Describes Facing COVID-19 with Two Medically Fragile Children

Editor’s note: Jessica Davenport of Muscle Shoals, Alabama is the proud mom of Kruz, 6, and Paizlee, 5, who have a rare and fatal form of dwarfism called Schimke immuno-osseous dysplasia (SIOD). Kruz...
Cynthia J. Brandt, PhD, President and CEOFriday, April 10, 2020

A Message From Our CEO About COVID-19

Dear friends, Our Packard Children's team is on the front lines, fighting for the health of our community during the COVID-19 crisis. From the caregivers stepping up to this new challenge, medical...