Inside Children's Hospital

At Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, we're always learning, growing and exploring in our effort to deliver the highest quality, compassionate, family-centered care. Here's what's happening now.

After Parker’s transplant, it was like having a whole new child.

Group photo including Madeline Bell

New Hospital on the Horizon

CHOP will build a freestanding pediatric hospital in King of Prussia, bringing our world-class inpatient care closer to suburban families.

Family of three at Parkway Run

Parkway Run & Walk

Join us this September at the 2018 Parkway Run & Walk and help make tomorrow’s breakthroughs a reality for kids with cancer.


A Long-Awaited Welcome

After a grim prognosis, fetal surgery offered hope, and Sofia-Rose entered the world kicking and screaming.

A mother and her son embrace

Be Part of a Breakthrough

Join our historic campaign as we transform the future of pediatric care for our patients and for children worldwide. Every child deserves a breakthrough.

Dr. Tasian talking to his patient

Oral Antibiotics May Raise Risk of Kidney Stones

Pediatric researchers find that children and adults treated with some oral antibiotics have a significantly higher risk of developing kidney stones.

Surpassing Every Milestone

After a dire diagnosis, 2-month-old Mason is hitting her developmental milestones after fetal surgery for spina bifida at CHOP.

Preventing Drowning Accidents

As you enjoy trips to the pool, beach and water parks this summer season, keep these water safety tips in mind.

Gluten-free Snack Options

Spend less time worrying about food and more time enjoying a gluten-free day at the beach or a picnic with your family.

Avoid Bug-borne Diseases

Find tips to prevent tick and mosquito bites, how to remove ticks, and what to do about symptoms of a bug-borne illness like Lyme disease.

CHOP locations map

Find Care, Close to Home

From Lancaster County to the Jersey Shore, you'll find Children's Hospital pediatricians and specialists nearby.

International Patient?

International Medicine Smiling Girl

Call a Children's Hospital of Philadelphia International Care Coordinator today.


Children's Hospital is a Charity

Our work is inspired by childhood, and fueled by charitable donations. We can't do it without you.