Monday, August 26, 2019

Your Impact on Research: Fall 2019

Dear Friends, As you may know, when you support the Children’s Fund , you uphold three important pillars of child and maternal health in our community and beyond: providing care for all families,...
Megan Alpers-RaschefskyMonday, August 26, 2019

You Give Kids a Paws-itive Experience

Six-year-old Hadley has a special friend she looks forward to seeing during her visits to Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford: Donatella, a 3-year-old Labrador retriever. Donatella,...
Jodi MouratisMonday, June 3, 2019

Fighting a Phenomenon

Researchers respond to alarming rise in teen vaping. At 17, Karin Felsher noticed a risky new trend among her high school classmates. Hiding under tables in science class or exhaling into their back-...
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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...
Monday, June 3, 2019

2018 Report on Giving

In 2018, you and 15,870 other donors gave $136 million to Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford and the child and maternal health programs at Stanford University School of Medicine. Your...
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Jodi MouratisMonday, June 3, 2019

Called to Serve: New CEO of Packard Children's Feels Right at Home

When Paul King stepped into the role of president and CEO of Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford and Stanford Children’s Health earlier this year, he knew he’d found his dream job. “How do...
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Ruthann RichterMonday, June 3, 2019

Prenatal Testing: Making Breakthroughs

Doctors will soon be able to predict prematurity with a simple blood test. When his wife was pregnant with their first child, physicist Stephen Quake, PhD, had an unsettling experience that would...
Monday, June 3, 2019

In the News (Spring 2019)

Seth Ammerman, MD, Founder of the Teen Health Van, Retires Seth Ammerman, MD, clinical associate professor of pediatrics (adolescent medicine), has retired after 28 years of service to Lucile Packard...
Monday, June 3, 2019

Thank You Notes (Spring 2019)

Every day, donors like you make gifts of all sizes to build a healthier future for children and expectant mothers. Your support makes our hospital a special place for our patients and families, and...
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Ruthann RichterMonday, June 3, 2019

A Century of Service: Celebrating Our Auxiliaries

For 100 years, the Auxiliaries have devoted their energy, talent, and passion to ensure that our community’s children receive the medical care they need. An integral part of Lucile Packard Children’s...