Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Caring for Our Community During COVID-19

The outbreak of COVID-19 this spring brought challenges and uncertainty to our world. We are proud to share how Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford quickly ramped up frontline efforts to care...
Lynn Nichols and Jodi MouratisWednesday, July 8, 2020

Small but Mighty

When Bronte Benedict was born last October, everything seemed to go as expected. She loved to be held and to go for walks in her stroller with her parents, Marvin and Amanda, near the family’s home...
Megan Alpers-RaschefskyMonday, June 29, 2020

Creating Moments of Joy During the Pandemic

Being in the hospital can be challenging, and during the COVID-19 pandemic Packard Children’s patient families are facing new difficulties. To adhere to social distancing practices as well as county...
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 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...
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...
Krishna Farol-SchenckWednesday, April 1, 2020

10 Years of Care

In April 2010, Mason was rushed to the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford at just 7 weeks old. He was born with a life-threatening, rare liver disease...
Guest blogger: Athena TranFriday, March 6, 2020

You Gave Me a Future

Hi, Children’s Fund donors! I’m Athena. I’m almost 16 years old, and I want to share my story of how Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford—and you—saved my life. I was born and raised here in...
Wednesday, February 5, 2020

49ers Fans Showed Their Hearts of (Red and) Gold!

You did it! Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford and faithful 49ers fans have won the Touchdown for Kids' Health Fan Challenge against Children's Mercy Kansas City and Chiefs fans! We had so...
Monday, December 9, 2019

The Power and Potential of Cures: New Floor Opening with High Hopes

We're thrilled to announce the new fifth floor of Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford has welcomed its first patients. The focus? Cancer, stem cell and gene therapies, and first-in-human...