Phoenix Children's Hospital opens the Ronald A. Matricaria Institute of Molecular Medicine to develop targeted drug therapies for children with cancer and other diseases. The institute's goal is to use molecular medicine to develop individualized drugs for young patients based on their genetic makeup. The team at the institute will focus on pediatric cancers first, and later expand to other pediatric diseases. (photo via http://www.bizjournals.com)
Welcome to Blue Ridge Pediatrics! Our board certified pediatrician, Dr. Carey Molin Gully, M.D., and board certified pediatric nurse practitioners provide professional, personalized care for newborns, children and adolescents. Blue Ridge Pediatrics is conveniently located off Hwy 123 in Seneca, SC and 3 miles from Clemson. At Blue Ridge Pediatrics, your child will receive unrivaled pediatric medical care. Our caring and dedicated staff offer same day appointments for sick children…
One-Stop Resource on Kids' Medications - The Pediatric Labeling Information Database is a one-stop resource. You can search for information by the product’s commercial or chemical name, or by the condition for which it was studied.
Funds raised by Children's Miracle Network Hospitals provides lifesaving medical equipment and services for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) and Pediatric Units at Carilion Clinic Children's Hospital located in Roanoke, Virginia and serving Southwest Virginia. Each year over 2,200 hospitalized children and 25,000 children visiting 17 speciality outpatient clinics benefit from the money raised by Children's Miracle Network Hospitals.
“You can only fight an enemy when you can define it. Barth syndrome is the enemy and a diagnosis is the first and most critical step in defining it.” ~ Peter Barth, MD, PhD, Pediatric Neurology, Emma Children’s Hospital / Academic Medical Center (retired), Amsterdam; The Netherlands; Emeritus, Scientific & Medical Advisory Board, Barth Syndrome Foundation
Epidermolysis Bullosa, EB, is a devastating disease that affects 1 in 50,000 live births. The babies and children afflicted spend their lives suffering and fighting to survive. The slightest amount of friction, even the softest of touches can cause severe and excruciatingly painful blisters. There is no cure. Many of these children do not make it to their first birthday and if they do survive, there days are spent bandaged from head to toe, full of constant pain and suffering the many…
Fe del Mundo, OLD, ONS, (November 27, 1911 – August 6, 2011) was a Filipino pediatrician. The first woman admitted as a student of the Harvard Medical School, she founded the first pediatric hospital in the Philippines. (Wikipedia)