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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

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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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One Family, Two Children and a 16-Year Quest for Answers

Sabrina and Reiff Castillote knew something was wrong with their daughter Maleea’s health when she was ju...
23 Nov 2021

An Artist in Equity: Michael Willen Winner of 2021 Odessa Brown Ken Feldman Award

When Michael Willen, art therapist, was growing up in Boulder, Colorado during the 1990s, he heard lots of ...
17 Nov 2021

Should Schools Require COVID-19 Vaccinations? An Ethics Expert Weighs In

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, people have been asking ethical questions about vaccinating child...
16 Nov 2021

The Mission of a Lifetime: State to Use Dr. Sihoun Hahn’s Newborn Screening Test for Wilson Disease

  The lifetime goal of Dr. Sihoun Hahn, director of the Wilson Disease Center of Excellence and invest...
15 Nov 2021

Seattle Children’s Research Division: Celebrating 15 Years of Innovation

For the past 15 years, Seattle Children’s Research Division has been at the forefront of breakthrough...
12 Nov 2021

Building a Community to Support Seattle Children’s Veteran Colleagues

Do you know if any of your co-workers are military veterans? Veterans work in just about every type of role...
11 Nov 2021

Limited-Edition Magic: The Gathering Card Launch in Support of Seattle Children’s Autism Center

Since 2015, Renton-based Wizards of the Coast, a family of studios specializing in role playing, trading ca...
05 Nov 2021

Seattle Children’s Looks to Become “Center of Excellence” In Gene and Cell Therapy

Recent breakthroughs in cell and gene therapy research within Seattle Children’s Research Division, which...
28 Oct 2021

A Comic Book Hero Explains Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Doctors often deal with medical conditions that might be somewhat embarrassing or just difficult for patien...
26 Oct 2021

How Hunger Helped Dawson Learn to Eat

When a pregnant Heather Henson learned her baby, Dawson, had hypoplastic left heart syndrome — a rare and...
19 Oct 2021