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Jan 15, 2021, 10:04 ET CHOP Researchers Find NTRK Fusions More Common than Expected in Pediatric Tumors

In a large study of pediatric cancer patients, researchers from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) have analyzed the frequency, fusion...


Jan 13, 2021, 14:00 ET CHOP and Penn Researchers Identify Nanoparticles that Could Be Used in Therapeutic mRNA Delivery before Birth

Researchers at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Pennsylvania have...


Jan 11, 2021, 10:30 ET Youth with Family History of Suicide Attempts Have Worse Neurocognitive Functioning

Children and adolescents with a family history of suicide attempts have lower executive functioning, shorter attention spans, and poorer language...


Jan 05, 2021, 09:32 ET Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Receives $2.5 Million Donation from Abramson Family to Establish Pediatric Emergency Department at New King of Prussia Hospital

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) announced today it will name the emergency department in its new inpatient hospital in King of Prussia, PA ...


Dec 17, 2020, 14:07 ET CHOP Researchers Receive Funding to Study Effects of COVID-19 on Preterm Birth

Researchers at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) have formed a new consortium that will study the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on...


Dec 08, 2020, 12:00 ET CHOP Researchers Find Elevated Biomarker Related to Blood Vessel Damage in All Children with SARS-CoV-2 Regardless of Disease Severity

Researchers at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) have found elevated levels of a biomarker related to blood vessel damage in children with...


Dec 07, 2020, 15:50 ET Study Finds No Change in Preterm Birth or Stillbirth in Philadelphia During Pandemic Period

Despite early reports suggesting a decline in preterm births during the COVID-19 pandemic period, an analysis by researchers at Children's Hospital...


Dec 02, 2020, 14:00 ET CHOP Appoints Dr. Karen Zur as Chief of Division of Otolaryngology

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has appointed Karen B. Zur, MD as Chief of the Division of Otolaryngology, formalizing a role she has...


Nov 24, 2020, 09:00 ET Cardiac Center at CHOP Launches New Educational Lecture Series for Healthcare Professionals

The Cardiac Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) is pleased to announce the launch of Pediatric & Congenital Heart Talks, a free,...


Nov 23, 2020, 11:00 ET Study Involving Seven Major Children's Hospitals Shows COVID-19 is Typically Mild in Children

In the largest U.S. study of its kind to date, researchers at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and other PEDSnet sites report that of more...


Nov 20, 2020, 01:00 ET CHOP Researchers Reverse Severe Lymphatic Disorder in Patient with Noonan Syndrome by Targeting Genetic Pathway

Researchers at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) have resolved a severe lymphatic disorder in a girl with Noonan Syndrome that had led to...


Nov 19, 2020, 14:02 ET Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Establishes Adzick-McCausland Distinguished Chair in Fetal and Pediatric Surgery

Supported by a transformational gift from Bonnie and Peter McCausland and the McCausland Foundation, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has...


Nov 19, 2020, 13:00 ET Experts Issue Recommendations for Equitable Distribution of COVID-19 Vaccine

A group of vaccine experts led by Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has published recommendations to ensure equitable distribution of a...


Nov 18, 2020, 15:56 ET CHOP Fetal Program Wins Two Awards for Excellence in Patient and Family Experience

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has won two awards from Press Ganey, a health care company that works with more than 41,000 health care...


Nov 16, 2020, 10:00 ET Pediatric Cancer Researchers Receive $1.3 Million to Study Precise Treatment for Neuroblastoma

Today Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and Gustave Roussy, a cancer-research institute based in France, were awarded a grant from a group...


Oct 29, 2020, 13:24 ET CHOP Genomic Study Reveals Role for Hypothalamus in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Using sophisticated 3D genomic mapping and integrating with public data resulting from genome-wide association studies (GWAS), researchers at...


Oct 16, 2020, 10:01 ET Study Reveals Disparities in Key Early Intervention Referrals for Developmental Delays

Researchers from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) found that White children were more likely to be referred for early intervention for...


Oct 15, 2020, 15:11 ET Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Dietitian Creates Blenderized Tube Feed Recipe Builder to Help Families with Tube-Fed Children Provide Real Food, Meet Nutritional Needs

Parents of children who are exclusively tube-fed have longed to offer a wider variety of food to meet their children's nutritional needs. Children's...


Oct 12, 2020, 13:42 ET Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Opens Gender and Sexuality Development Clinic in New Jersey

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) is proud to announce the opening of a Gender and Sexuality Development Clinic at its Voorhees Specialty...


Oct 05, 2020, 16:14 ET Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Recognized for Exemplary Disability Hiring and Employment Practices

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) was honored today as a 2020 National Organization on Disability (NOD) Leading Disability Employer at the...


Oct 05, 2020, 15:51 ET CHOP Researchers Use Precision Medicine to Reverse Severe Lymphatic Disorder in a Patient with KLA

Through genetic sequencing and targeted treatment, researchers from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) have resolved a severe lymphatic...


Oct 01, 2020, 14:22 ET Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Community Legal Services Announce Partnership to Offer Legal Support to West and Southwest Philadelphia Families Facing Eviction

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and Community Legal Services, Inc. (CLS) today announced a partnership to offer legal support to West and...


Sep 29, 2020, 10:10 ET 費城兒童醫院與 38 間美國衛生系統醫院聯合宣布:種族歧視是無可否認的公共衛生危機

費城兒童醫院 (CHOP) 是領先醫療系統全國合作組織 Healthcare Anchor Network 的成員,剛發表題為「Racism is a Public Health Crisis」(種族歧視是公共衛生危機)的聲明。我們的衛生機構在 45 個州和華盛頓特區僱用超過 50...


Sep 29, 2020, 10:07 ET CHOP联合表态:种族主义无疑是公共卫生危机

费城儿童医院 (CHOP) 是全国性领先医疗保健系统合作组织 Healthcare Anchor Network的成员,后者发表了“种族主义是公共卫生危机”声明。我们的卫生机构在45个州和华盛顿特区雇用了50多万名雇员,并致力于采取具体行动,解决我们社区中结构性种族主义的影响。 George...


Sep 29, 2020, 09:42 ET El Hospital de Niños de Filadelfia se une a 38 sistemas de salud de los Estados Unidos y declara: "Es innegable que el racismo es una crisis de salud pública"

El Hospital de Niños de Filadelfia (CHOP) es miembro de la Healthcare Anchor Network, una red de cooperación nacional de sistemas de salud líderes,...