Elizabeth ValenteWednesday, July 8, 2020

Managing Heart and Soul

Bronte is still a baby, but Packard Children’s is already planning for her family’s long-term needs. For young kids with life-threatening heart arrythmias, especially those who have experienced a...
Jodi MouratisWednesday, July 8, 2020

Stop Sneaky Sugars in Its Tracks

It seems simple—just tell fami­lies to eat less sugar. But added sugar is everywhere, sometimes in foods we think are healthy. These “sneaky sugars” are lurking in foods where we’d never suspect it...
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...
Friday, March 6, 2020

Your Impact on Research: Spring 2020

Dear Friends, Isn’t Athena amazing? I am so inspired by her story, and by her desire to attend Stanford University School of Medicine to pursue a career as a pediatric cardiologist. Through your...
Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Where Hope Lives

Opening: Units for cancer, stem cell and gene therapies, and clinical trials The new fifth floor at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford is opening to patients in the winter. The focus? Cancer...
Lynn NicholsWednesday, December 4, 2019

Research and Medicine Soar

It’s fitting that the top floor of Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford offers cures that seemed pie in the sky only a few years ago. The new fifth floor, which is opening in the winter, is a...
Esther and Dan LevyWednesday, December 4, 2019

Andrew's Song

From our first week with Andrew in the hospital in December 2014, we have dreamt of having a music therapy program that would bring moments of joy to the children and families dealing with the...
Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Thank You Notes (Fall 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...
Wednesday, December 4, 2019

In the News (Fall 2019)

Stanford Children’s Health Achieves Magnet Recognition In September, the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Magnet Recognition Program awarded Stanford Children’s Health with Magnet status as a...
Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Meet Some of the World-Renowned Experts Who Call the Fifth Floor Their New Home

Let us introduce you to our team: Crystal Mackall, MD, is a leader in immuno-oncology and director of the Stanford Center for Cancer Cell Therapy. She specializes in cancer immunotherapy, endowing a...