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Jun 17, 2014, 10:22 ET

Ramsey boy, 8, doing well after laser ablation surgery on previously "inoperable" brain tumor; a first of pediatric neurosurgery

A rare brain tumor in a previously inoperable area of an 8-year-old boy's brain remains dormant nearly four months after a second laser ablation...

Jun 10, 2014, 00:01 ET

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota ranked top pediatric hospital by U.S. News & World Report

 Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota has once again been honored by U.S. News & World Report as a Best Children's Hospital....

Jun 02, 2014, 13:30 ET

Twin tumor registries at Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota prompt early detection, treatment of rare lung cancer in newborn boy

Recent findings by researchers from the International Pleuropulmonary Blastoma (PPB) Registry and International Ovarian and Testicular...

May 14, 2014, 10:38 ET

Allina Health and Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota to break ground on The Mother Baby Center at Mercy Hospital on May 14

Allina Health and Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota (Children's) announced they will grow their birthing center partnership by breaking...

Apr 14, 2014, 12:34 ET

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota adds four local business leaders to its Corporate board of directors

 Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota today announced it has named Martin Bassett, Paul Marvin, Bruce Shay and Thomas Tefft to...

Apr 14, 2014, 12:30 ET

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota's Foundation board welcomes three new members

 Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota is pleased to announce the appointment of Scott Gill, Irvin Kessler and Charles J. Maxwell, Jr....

Apr 08, 2014, 09:18 ET

23rd annual Children's Star Gala nets more than $2 million to support the care of unborn babies and their mothers

 More than 1,100 people filled The Historic Milwaukee Road Depot on Saturday, April 5 and raised more than $2 million for Children's Hospitals...

Dec 03, 2013, 00:01 ET

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota awarded coveted 2013 Leapfrog Top Children's Hospital distinction

 The St. Paul campus of Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota has once again been named to The Leapfrog Group's annual list of Top...

Nov 26, 2013, 10:20 ET

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota Unveils New Neuroscience Unit for Epilepsy and Neurosurgery Patients

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota unveiled a new neuroscience inpatient unit at its St. Paul campus today, representing a major step in...

Sep 16, 2013, 14:31 ET

K. Alec Mahmood joins Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota as new Chief Financial Officer

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota is pleased to welcome K. Alec Mahmood as its new chief financial officer, effective July 15. Mahmood...

Jul 01, 2013, 09:00 ET

New report from Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota explores health impact of bullying on children

 In an effort to draw greater attention to the health and developmental impacts bullying has on children, Children's Hospitals and Clinics of...

Jun 11, 2013, 00:01 ET

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota ranked top pediatric hospital by U.S. News & World Report

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota has been honored by U.S. News & World Report as a 2013-2014 Best Children's Hospital. Children's...

Jun 03, 2013, 10:00 ET

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota receives American College of Surgeons verification as Level I Pediatric Trauma Center

 Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota has received verification by the American College of Surgeons (ACS) and designation from the...

May 30, 2013, 14:01 ET

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota leaders recognized in three separate honors

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota today announced that three of its leaders have been recognized by professional organizations and...

May 28, 2013, 11:00 ET

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota names Dave Overman president and chief operating officer

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota today announced the promotion of Dave Overman to president and chief operating officer. Overman adds...

May 13, 2013, 10:00 ET

Leaders from across the region join Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota's new Foundation board and commit to ensuring kids' health remains top priority

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota today announced the formation of a standalone Children's Foundation board. The new Foundation board...

May 01, 2013, 15:49 ET

22nd annual Children's Star Gala nets more than $2.2 million to support the care of moms and babies

More than 1,000 people filled The Historic Milwaukee Road Depot on Saturday, April 27 and raised more than $2.2 million for The Mother...

Apr 25, 2013, 11:52 ET

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota becomes first pediatric hospital in U.S. to develop interoperability between infusion pumps and electronic medical records

 Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota announced it has successfully implemented a new automated system which is significantly...

Apr 02, 2013, 10:39 ET

Winners announced in Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota and Kohl's Cares Flu Prevention PSA Video Contest

 Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, along with Kohl's Cares®, today announced the placement of three finalists in the...

Mar 25, 2013, 16:20 ET

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota named a 2013 Center of Excellence in Pain Management

Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota announced today it was named a 2013 Center of Excellence in Pain Management – a prestigious...