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Gene Therapy Expert Beverly Davidson, PhD, to Join CHOP

Beverly L. Davidson, PhD, a nationally prominent expert in gene therapy, is joining The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).

April 1, 2014
 
CHOP Launches New Young Adult Hip Preservation Program

The unique program is designed to preserve, adjust or restore natural hip function and allow adolescents and young adults to resume their busy lifestyles.

April 1, 2014
CHD Experts Share Latest Innovations at Cardiology 2014

More than 1000 medical experts gathered at Cardiology 2014 from Feb. 19-23 to discuss innovations in detection and treatment of congenital heart disease.

March 28, 2014
CHOP's New App Captures Family Histories in a Digital Format

Pedigrees are diagrams showing how inherited diseases occur in a family. The CBMi’s new app lets genetic counselors draw pedigrees with a few finger taps during a patient encounter.

March 21, 2014
CHOP and AtlantiCare Announce Partnership

Officials from CHOP and AtlantiCare today announced a new partnership that delivers CHOP newborn and pediatric care to the southeastern New Jersey communities AtlantiCare serves.

March 17, 2014
CHOP Lactation Expert Headlines International Conference

Diane Spatz, PhD, RN, shares best practices for breastfeeding sick babies and how to adapt to Southeast Asia hospitals at meeting in Thailand.

March 14, 2014
U.S. News Ranks Department of Pediatrics No. 1 in Nation

In its latest survey of U.S. medical schools, U.S.News & World Report ranked Department of Pediatrics no. 1 in the nation.

March 12, 2014
$3.25 Million Gift Creates Penn Medicine/CHOP Friedreich’s Ataxia Center of Excellence

Donation from Friedreich’s Ataxia Research Alliance in partnership with Hamilton and Finneran families launches Center to improve research and care for rare, degenerative disease.

March 6, 2014
CHOP-led Studies Expand the List of Genes Linking Weight and Heart Health Risk Factors

Short content: CHOP genetic research shows that higher body mass index (BMI) causes harmful effects on the risk of type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure and inflammation.

March 6, 2014
CHOP Allergist Leads Study to Better Recognize EoE

CHOP offers one of the nation’s premier programs to treated the severe allergy Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE)

March 2, 2014
CFDT Expert Helps Task Force Create Fetal Surgery Guidelines

The increase in centers performing fetal surgery for spina bifida led to the creation of a Task Force to develop standards for care.

February 20, 2014

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CHOP in the Media

CHOP Thyroid Center featured on 6ABC’s “Raising Healthy Kids”

Dr. Andrew Bauer spoke to 6ABC about the prevalence of thyroid cancer and different treatment options.

March 26, 2014
CHOP Concussion Expert Featured on Fox 29

Dr. Christina Master recently visited Fox 29 studios to discuss the latest research on kids and sports-related concussions.

 

March 6, 2014
Fox 29 Visits CHOP's New Urgent Care Center in King of Prussia

CHOP Urgent Care Director Dr. Magna Chang Dias explains when urgent care is appropriate.

February 24, 2014
Night Eating Disorder Requires More Research

A new study indicates rare night eating disorder may signal other mental health issues

February 21, 2014
Mother and Teen Share Story About Pediatric Migraines

CHOP’s Dr. Szperka heads up new migraine clinic.

February 9, 2014

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