2014 Neurosciences Divisional Report CoverIn the latest report from the Division of Neurology, the Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics and the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Cancer Center — all part of neurosciences at CHOP — we highlight some of the ways our clinicians are providing innovative and compassionate programs for children with disorders of the brain.

Read about:

  • How a Connecticut family and its community have united to fight an unexpected foe — stroke in children — and why they are supporting pediatric stroke research at CHOP
  • CHOP research into ongoing neurodevelopmental issues in children with congenital heart disease
  • The nation’s first Keto Kitchen, created with philanthropic support, which teaches families how to create recipes that follow the strict ketogenic diet that is helping children with epilepsy
  • A new program to train physicians in developmental and behavioral pediatrics
  • Continuing research into complex conditions such as autism, depression and bipolar disorder
  • The Behavioral Sciences Family Fund that was established to assist families with nonmedical expenses
  • Expanding opportunities to raise funds and awareness for disorders treated by CHOP’s neurosciences and the families we help

Download the report (PDF)