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...