Krishna Farol-SchenckTuesday, October 15, 2019

A Lifetime of Impact

The Stanford Home for Convalescent Children, affectionately known as the Con Home, played an important role in the history of Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford. Founded 100 years ago in...
Krishna Farol-SchenckFriday, August 9, 2019

Meet Peyton, One Creative Champion

“I wanted to do something for the kids to make them feel happy and excited,” says 8-year-old Peyton Fisher. Peyton is a former patient at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford, and now, a...
Ali KagawaWednesday, June 19, 2019

#WhyWeScamper: Leo and Hana's Heart

"In your deepest, darkest moment you chose to spare another family from that. And to give another kid you never knew a chance at life." That moment when 5-year-old Hana, a heart patient at our...
Wednesday, June 19, 2019

You Helped Make Us One of the Nation's Best Children's Hospitals

We are pleased to announce that for the 15th consecutive year, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford has been ranked as a top pediatric hospital in the nation according to U.S. News & World...
Megan Alpers-RaschefskyMonday, June 3, 2019

Racing to Find a Cure

Alabama family rallies the community to raise funds for life-saving research. Do you hear that? That’s the sound of thousands of people cheering on Kruz and Paizlee Davenport all the way from Alabama...
Ali KagawaMonday, March 25, 2019

VIDEO: Dialysis Patient Receives the Surprise of His Life

What would you do if you won a guitar signed by Ed Sheeran? Recently, Mix 106 hosted a toy drive for our patients. To thank donors, they gave away a very special guitar, and our own Colin James, RN...
Megan Alpers-RaschefskyTuesday, March 12, 2019

He Had A Lot Stacked Against Him

Tyler loves playing with Legos, cheering on the San Jose Sharks, and taking any opportunity to celebrate. And these days, the 7-year-old has a lot to celebrate. In January, Tyler proudly became a big...
Jodi MouratisTuesday, November 13, 2018

Caring for Our Community

Patricia Jimenez didn’t want to object too loudly, because if she did, she feared her landlord would evict her family from their apartment on the border of East Palo Alto. She wrote him several...
Megan Alpers-RaschefskyTuesday, November 13, 2018

Making a Very Real Difference for Patients

Nine-year-old Blaine Baxter was so nervous, he was pale and sweating. The dreaded routine was starting yet again—nurses, doctors, anesthesiologists, and fellows would gather around his hospital bed...
Caitlin ChiangMonday, October 22, 2018

A Gift Honoring a Special Milestone for Cancer Patients

In September, members of the Team G Childhood Cancer Foundation joined us at the Bass Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Diseases to dedicate a special gift—a shiny, brass bell for young patients...