The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia has earned the No. 1 spot on U.S.News & World Report's 2013-14 Honor Roll of the nation’s Best Children’s Hospitals. CHOP was also ranked in the top four for all 10 pediatric specialties surveyed.
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Health Tip of the Week

Not-So-Sweet News About Caramel Coloring

Many parents are concerned about the artificial ingredients and colors that are used in foods, and do their best to keep sodas and processed foods out of their children's diets. Recently, there has been growing concern about one specific caramel coloring that may contain a chemical called 4-methylimidazole, or 4-MEI.

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Daisy Day Luncheon

Save the Date for the Daisy Day Luncheon, Thursday, May 8, 2014! This year’s event will benefit the Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment, and features a fashion show by Zac Posen. Learn more about Daisy Day 2014 »

Annual Report 2013

In our 2013 Annual Report, you’ll find stories of how CHOP is leading change in pediatric healthcare. You’ll meet extraordinary people who serve as “change agents.” And you’ll see the numbers that help us measure the power of transformation. Ready for a change? Let’s get started.