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
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.
CHOP clinicians find innovative options to ensure patient-and family-centered careAugust 27, 2013
In animal studies, CHOP researchers advance new approach to anti-tumor immunotherapy.August 18, 2013
New research from The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia looks at long-term effects of caffeine therapy for premature infants.September 7, 2014
It's an unusual condition with a colorful name. Kids with "Alice in Wonderland" syndrome see like they're peering into a distorted looking glass.September 2, 2014
CHOP’s plans to develop a human milk bank to serve hospitalized infants received widespread regional media attention.August 18, 2014
Ten-month-old Madelyn Selley has been in CHOP’s N/IICU for seven months receiving expert care for chronic lung disease. Fox 29 recently visited the N/IICU to meet Maddy and her care team.August 18, 2014
Child Life Specialists at CHOP help ease the fears and anxiety of young patients through play.August 17, 2014