Megan Alpers-RaschefskyFriday, August 19, 2022

Researcher Spotlight: Anisha Patel, MD, MSPH

Your support of the Children’s Fund kick-started Dr. Patel’s early research on promoting access to nutritious food and clean drinking water. As a recipient of a Stanford Maternal & Child Health...
Leslie HowardThursday, May 26, 2022

A New Way to Assess the Quality and Impact of Children’s Screen Time

Of all the childrearing issues parents face today, managing screen time is undoubtedly one of the most challenging and confusing.  In fact, 71% of parents with a child under the age of 12 report that...
Leslie HowardWednesday, May 11, 2022

Oral Immunotherapy for Kids with Allergies Shows Lasting Results!

May is Asthma and Allergy and Awareness month, and the Sean N. Parker Center for Allergy & Asthma Research at Stanford has great news to share about its ongoing, donor-supported oral...
Megan Alpers-RaschefskyFriday, March 4, 2022

Researcher Spotlight: Michael Ma, MD

Your support of the Children’s Fund makes heart surgery safer and more effective for children with single ventricle defects. Michael Ma, MD, Assistant Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery (Pediatric...
Sari HarrarThursday, December 9, 2021

Fresh Take on Mental Health Care

Stanford and Packard Children's Hospital are building new models for youth mental health care. Most mental health challenges begin in childhood, the teen years, or young adulthood. It's a burden...
Sari HarrarThursday, December 9, 2021

allcove: Where Every Youth Belongs

Step into the new allcove centers in San Jose and Palo Alto and discover mental health care for young people, reimagined. There are colorful, comfortable chairs and couches. Open, airy spaces. As you...
Sari HarrarThursday, December 9, 2021

Victor Carrion, MD: Studying How Mindfulness Relieves Traumatic Stress

"Stress is not all bad," says Victor Carrion, MD, the John A. Turner, MD, Endowed Professor for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and director of the Stanford Early Life Stress and Resilience Program...
Esther ChapmanThursday, December 9, 2021

Today's Philanthropy, Tomorrow's Cures

Generous support from our donors enables Packard Children's Hospital to invest in leading-edge research and attract world-class pediatric specialists. Tanja Gruber, MD, PhD, knows firsthand the power...
Sari HarrarThursday, December 9, 2021

Irene Loe, MD: Promoting a Growth Mindset

As kindergarteners and first- and second-graders settled into in-person learning this fall at San Francisco's Tenderloin Community School, Stanford pediatrician Irene Loe, MD, launched a research...
Thursday, October 14, 2021

Leading Infectious Disease Expert Joins Lucile Packard Foundation for Children’s Health Board of Directors

The Lucile Packard Foundation for Children’s Health announced the appointment of Yvonne “Bonnie” Maldonado, MD, to its Board of Directors. Maldonado is the Taube Professor of Global Health and...