Krishna Farol-SchenckThursday, December 9, 2021

Born a Fighter

Baby Nataly is home for the holidays after six months in our hospital. Pablo and Damaris Sánchez found out they were having a little girl 20 weeks into their pregnancy. But the exciting news took an...
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...
Thursday, December 9, 2021

Alok Patel, MD: Connecting Media and Medicine

Sometimes when Alok Patel, MD, walks into a patient’s room, he’ll catch a glimpse of his own face on the television. It can come as a surprise to his patients, who may not know that their doctor...
Thursday, December 9, 2021

Thank You Notes (Fall 2021)

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...
Thursday, December 9, 2021

In the News (Fall 2021)

Michelle Monje Awarded ‘Genius Grant’ Neuroscientist and neurooncologist Michelle Monje, MD, PhD, was awarded a 2021 MacArthur Fellowship from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. “I...
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...