Children's Hospital received a $50 million gift, the largest charitable donation in its history, to go toward a new outpatient center.June 25, 2013
Children's Hospital announced its biggest gift ever: $50 million toward the cost of an outpatient center.June 25, 2013
Over 1,300 patients and families treated prenatally by the Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment celebrate the 17th Annual Family Reunion.June 24, 2013 June 21, 2013
The Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation has helped pay for nearly 300 cancer studies, some of them at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Now ten years after Alex's death, the oncologist who treated her at CHOP is making breakthroughs in the treatment of a specific kind of childhood cancer.June 2, 2013
Children with craniofacial conditions treated by the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery had a day of pampering, and a special visitor.May 22, 2013
To save his son’s life, Kevin Ryan donated a portion of his liver to his son who was born with biliary atresia.
May 12, 2013
Born with craniosynostosis, Brian Boyle underwent multiple surgeries at CHOP before going on to become a student-athlete in college.March 15, 2013
Medical breakthroughs like fetal surgery for spina bifida wouldn’t be possible without the courage of families who led the way.March 12, 2013
Elijah Leffingwell made his first trip to CHOP before he was born to undergo fetal surgery at the Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment.March 3, 2013
Holly L. Hedrick, MD, Division of General, Thoracic and Fetal Surgery, is named inaugural Louise Schnaufer Endowed Chair in Pediatric Surgery.September 30, 2014
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 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
Midwest families, including patients treated while still in the womb, reunite with their CHOP doctors and nurses.September 21, 2014
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