Aramark invests $750,000 in “Home Plate”, a 3-year research study to enhance the health and well-being of families.July 30, 2014
Philadelphia Business Journal announced that Madeline Bell, President and COO of CHOP, has been honored as a 2013 Women of Distinction award recipient.October 9, 2013
A CHOP researcher was a co-author of the largest-ever genetic analysis of multiple sclerosis. The 48 newly discovered gene variants underscore the key role of the immune system in MS.October 8, 2013
David Rubin, MD, MSCE, was recently appointed by President Obama to the Commission to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities. He was the only healthcare provider named to the 12-person committee of experts.October 8, 2013
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) announced today that it will no longer prescribe most dietary supplements to its patients.October 8, 2013
CHOP genetics experts are among the leaders of a global effort to study why patients with chromosome 22q11.2 deletion syndrome have a higher risk of schizophrenia.October 3, 2013
CHOP broke ground on a 25,000-square-foot Specialty Care Center on the new campus of the University Medical Center of Princeton at Plainsboro, New Jersey.September 24, 2013
CHOP will work with Osage University Partners, a fund that invests in companies spun off from academic centers. The goal is to move CHOP research to the marketplace.
High blood pressure disproportionately affects African Americans. A CHOP expert co-led a large study of blood pressure genes in people of African ancestry.September 12, 2013
At the Sea Garden September workday, volunteers from inside and outside of the Hospital community helped make the transition from summer to fall plants!September 9, 2013
60 Minutes Australia features CHOP’s Dr. Grupp discussing T cell therapy, how it helped Emily, and its held promise for Austin.
New research from The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia linking climate change to kidney stones received widespread media attention.July 14, 2014
Dr. Scott Lorch co-authored a new study that shows that being born even a few weeks early can lead to increased health risks for babies.July 1, 2014
Diane Spatz discusses nurses’ roles in providing mothers with education and tools for breastfeeding success.June 9, 2014
Ainsley and Aspen Jones underwent lifesaving surgery before birth and recently walked the runway at the Annual Daisy Day Fashion ShowMay 30, 2014
May is Stroke Awareness Month. While the danger is higher for people older than 65, children can have strokes, too.May 7, 2014