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Dr. Jill Ginberg’s Fertility Research Featured in Nature Medicine

An experimental approach may help boys with infertility caused by cancer treatment.

August 6, 2013
The Central Record Features CHOP Patient Danny Pfeiffer

Students at Memorial Middle School connected with CHOP craniofacial patient Daniel Pfeiffer and CHOP staff during their “Choose Kind Day.”

August 5, 2013
ABC Color Paraguay Features CHOP Hyperinsulinism Expertise

A story published in the e-edition of ABC Color Paraguay features Diva De Leon-Crutchlow, MD, an endocrinologist at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), and her hyperinsulinism (HI) expertise.

July 26, 2013
The Delaware News Journal Features Craniofacial Program Patient Bryttani Gore

Delaware resident Bryttani Gore was born with a rare midline cleft. At 14, she has undergone multiple surgeries and faces several more.

July 22, 2013
"Best Friends Bash” Pairs Craniofacial Program Patients with Pets with Similar Conditions

Inaugural “Best Friends Bash” pairs Craniofacial Program patients with pets who have similar facial differences.

July 17, 2013
Philadelphia Inquirer Celebrates Patients with Facial Differences

On July 17, the inaugural “Best Friends Bash” brought together patients from the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery’s Craniofacial Program with dogs treated for similar conditions by the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.

July 17, 2013
Metro – US Celebrates Event Pairing Pediatric and Pet Patients

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and The School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania have teamed up to help children with craniofacial conditions cope by introducing them to friendly canines who have had similar issues.

July 17, 2013
The Morning Call Features Transplant Patient's Unique Story

In 2010, 4-month-old Josie’s life was saved by a liver donation from 20-year-old Ethan Moyer, who was killed by a drunk driver. This summer, she was the flower girl in Ethan’s sister’s wedding, symbolizing the amazing bond shared by the two families.

July 6, 2013
Jefferson County Leader Tells Story of Fetal Surgery Patient

After a prenatal spina bifida diagnosis, mom Theresa and baby Kaylee underwent fetal surgery to repair the birth defect. Read their story.

July 3, 2013
CNN Features CHOP Craniofacial Program Patient

Danny Pfeiffer, a Craniofacial Program patient, is raising awareness of craniofacial differences with the help of a puppy with cleft lip and palate.

July 2, 2013

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The Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia Establishes Louise Schnaufer Endowed Chair in Pediatric Surgery

Holly L. Hedrick, MD, Division of General, Thoracic and Fetal Surgery, is named inaugural Louise Schnaufer Endowed Chair in Pediatric Surgery.

September 30, 2014
Antibiotic Use by Age 2 Associated with Obesity Risk

Repeated exposure to broad-spectrum antibiotics in the first two years of life is associated with childhood obesity, say CHOP researchers.

 

September 30, 2014
CHOP Experts Help Discover Mutations That Cause Severe Epilepsy

CHOP scientists helped identify gene mutations causing severe childhood epilepsy. The discovery broadens the potential for new therapies for the difficult-to-treat disease.

 


 

September 26, 2014
CHOP Hosts Fetal Family Reunion in Chicago

Midwest families, including patients treated while still in the womb, reunite with their CHOP doctors and nurses.

September 21, 2014
CHOP and City Break Ground for New Health and Literacy Center

First of its kind, Center to offer children and families in South Philadelphia integrated healthcare, literacy and recreation services in one location.

September 18, 2014

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