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Seattle Children’s Presents Pediatric Cancer Immunotherapy Research Findings at American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting 2021

Seattle Children’s today announced five oral presentations at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) annual meeting, the world’s premier event in malignant and non-malignant hematology set to take place from Dec. 11-14.
1-Dec-2021 11:55 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Anu and Satya Nadella Family Commit $15 Million to Seattle Children’s to Advance Precision Medicine Neurosciences and Mental Health Care

Anu and Satya Nadella have committed $15 million to advance precision medicine neurosciences and youth mental health care at Seattle Children’s.
5-May-2021 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Minimally-Invasive Imaging and Laser Surgery Solve Elusive Epilepsy

When doctors couldn't pinpoint the location of Giorgia's seizures, they doubled down, using innovative tools to target and treat her epilepsy.
15-Dec-2020 12:55 PM EST Add to Favorites

New Model of Tuberculosis Will Speed Search for New Vaccines, Therapies

27-Oct-2020 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Cultivating a Healthy Environment for Our Children

In unprecedented times like this, we often reflect on what we as humans can do to better our world. In terms of climate change, there are many ways we can make a difference, whether on a small or large scale, in order to create a sustainable and...
9-Oct-2020 2:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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“It’s Been Hard, But There’s Hope”

From patients like Maxford Brown, experts at Seattle Children's are learning more about acute flaccid myelitis, or AFM, a rare but serious neurological condition in children.
8-Oct-2020 3:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Crippling Life Support for SARS-CoV-2 Through Synthetic Lethality

3-Sep-2020 7:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Bringing Sustainability and Choices to Hospital Food

Hospital food has traditionally gotten a bad rap, but Seattle Children’s Nutrition and Culinary team is changing that.
6-Feb-2020 2:55 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Expert Available to Address Kawasaki Disease in Children with COVID-19

30-Apr-2020 8:20 AM EDT

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Pediatric Oncology Expert Available to Discuss Larotrectinib Data Published in New England Journal of Medicine

16-Feb-2018 10:00 AM EST

First Day of School Health Checklist: What Every Parent Should Know

Experts at Seattle Children's Hospital have put together a Healthy Child Checklist to ensure that children "“ and parents "“ are prepared for the first day of school.
24-Jul-2009 1:00 PM EDT

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Carlos Vives Pays a Special Visit to Seattle Children’s to Celebrate our Spanish-Speaking Clinics

Read in Spanish below. Leer en Español más abajo.   Carlos Vives, Colombian singer, songwriter and a...
27 Sep 2022

How to Start a Conversation About Suicide with Children and Teens, According to Experts

Every year, people around the country observe September as Suicide Prevention Awareness Month to shine a li...
22 Sep 2022

Meet the Medical Directors of Odessa Brown Children’s Clinic: Dr. Kari Sims

A three-part series featuring the medical directors at OBCC focused on integrating care and building commun...
20 Sep 2022

Generosity in Action: A Special September Celebration at Seattle Children’s Building Cure

On Thursday, September 8, 2022, Building Cure was lit up in honor of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Mo...
16 Sep 2022

Innovative Epilepsy Procedure Offers New Avenue of Treatment to Reduce Seizures

A cutting-edge procedure for epilepsy at Seattle Children’s, known as responsive neurostimulation (RNS), ...
15 Sep 2022

Seattle Children’s Announces Chief Research Operations Officer

Seattle Children’s has appointed Dr. Eric Tham as its new senior vice president and chief research operat...
13 Sep 2022

New Bivalent COVID-19 Booster Shots Are Now Available at Seattle Children’s

Beginning today, Seattle Children’s is offering the new Pfizer COVID-19 bivalent vaccine booster. It will...
12 Sep 2022

Meet the Medical Directors of Odessa Brown Children’s Clinic: Dr. Kenisha Campbell

A three-part series featuring the medical directors at OBCC focused on integrating care and building commun...
08 Sep 2022

What Parents Should Know About Monkeypox

With cases of the monkeypox virus (MPV) being reported across the country, many parents have questions abou...
30 Aug 2022

Neonatal Telehealth Takes Geography out of the Equation to Save Lives

On December 30, 2021, Kelsey Schleppy gave birth to her baby girl, Maleila. Within days of taking her home,...
25 Aug 2022