Latest News from Texas Children's

  • Dr. Peter Hotez recognized by Fortune Magazine as leader in healthcare

    HOUSTON – (April 24, 2017) – Dr. Peter Hotez, dean of the National School of Tropical Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital Endowed Chair in Tropical Pediatrics, has been named one of Fortune Magazine’s “34 Leaders Who Are Changing Health Care.” 

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

    HOUSTON – (April 6, 2017) – The neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at Texas Children’s Hospital is the first to be designated by the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) as a level IV NICU, the highest level of care ava

  • Texas Children’s Pulmonary Hypertension Program earns national accreditation

    HOUSTON – (Feb. 28, 2017) – Texas Children’s is proud to announce the hospital’s Pulmonary Hypertension (PH) Program recently earned accreditation from the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA).

  • First Comprehensive Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Initiative Launched in Africa

    (NEW YORK, Houston, TX, and Gaborone, Botswana, February 21, 2017) – His Excellency the President Lieutenant General Dr.

  • Dr. Lauren Kane awarded Carolyn E. Reed Traveling Fellowship

    HOUSTON – (Feb. 1, 2017) – Dr. Lauren Kane, congenital heart surgeon at Texas Children’s Hospital, was recently awarded the Carolyn E. Reed Traveling Fellowship from The Thoracic Surgery Foundation (TSF). Kane is the first congenital heart surgeon to receive the distinguished honor.

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