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Texas Children’s Hospital first in state designated as level IV neonatal intensive care unit by Texas Department of State Health Services

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Texas Children’s Trauma and Grief Center commits to ongoing support   HOUSTON, TX – (July 9, 2018) – Texas Children’s Trauma and Grief Center is partnering with the Gulf Coast Center, and others in the Santa Fe community, to support the Santa Fe Strong Resiliency Center, created in the aftermath of the Santa Fe tragedy, …

Texas Children’s Heart Center and Pulmonology rank 1st nationwide HOUSTON – (June 26, 2018) – Texas Children’s Hospital is proud to consistently be recognized as a leader in pediatric care, ranking fourth among the nearly 200 pediatric centers surveyed by U.S. News & World Report in their 2018-19 edition of Best Children’s Hospitals. Over the last …

Earlier this week, Texas Children’s Health Plan and Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston celebrated the launch of a new partnership. The two organizations have teamed up to provide free school year and summer memberships to active Texas Children’s Health Plan members between the ages of 6 and 12.   Held at the Allen …

HOUSTON, TX – Jan. 22, 2018 – Texas Children’s Hospital is excited to announce it received a $1.9 million grant from The Robert J. Kleberg Jr. and Helen C. Kleberg Foundation to support Texas Children’s Center for Vaccine Development (CVD), advancing the efforts to develop a therapeutic vaccine against Chagas disease. Chagas, a tropical parasitic …

On Dec. 13, more than 300 guests gathered at the home of Marcia and Brig Smart to celebrate the eighth annual Ambassadors for Texas Children’s Hospital Holiday Party.   Guests were dressed in their holiday best as they entered a winter wonderland. The Smart residence was warm and welcoming, adorned with three festive trees, holiday …

Donation to fund Huda Y. Zoghbi, M.D. director’s endowment   HOUSTON – Texas Children’s Hospital is excited to announce a $10 million commitment from Charif Souki to the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI) to fund the Huda Y. Zoghbi, M.D. Director’s Endowment. In honor of this gift, the NRI atrium will be …

Date and Time Sat, November 4, 2017 – 10:00 AM – 2:30 PM CDT Rice University – 6100 Main St – Houston, TX 77005 You have never experienced a live sporting event like The D10. It’s the athletic contest that brings together Houston’s community of “executive athletes” from Chevron, Cheniere, Marathon Oil, ConocoPhillips, Enterprise Products, …

New initiative begins with the support of Children’s Health Fund HOUSTON – (Sept. 26, 2017) – While flood waters have receded, Hurricane Harvey will have long-lasting effects on the Houston community. To help support the most vulnerable populations, and serve the mental health needs of those children adversely impacted by the recent hurricane and flooding, the …

Texas Children’s Hospital patients and their families recently came together to paint plates, provided by The Mad Potter, which are awarded to winning teams at The Bad Pants Open, an annual golf tournament that raises funds to support the hospital’s neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). Volunteers from RBC Wealth Management/Capital Markets were also on hand to …

Top 3 Myths Myth: You are safe if the sky above is clear Fact: Lightening can strike 10 to 15 miles away from a storm Myth: People struck by lightning carry an electrical charge Fact: False Myth: You are safe from lightening in a house Fact: Lightening flows through various conductors. Avoid using phone land …