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Patient Stories

Kylie’s Fight

Kylie is 13, and so far her life has been about beating back the symptoms that make cystic fibrosis such ...

Patient Stories

Meet One Lucky Little Guy

At their 19-week ultrasound, first-time parents Joni Reinkemeyer and Chris Skain were hoping to find out the gender of their ...

Patient Stories

Game Changers in Brain Tumor Treatment

In September of 2015, a young promising baseball player and his mom and dad sat under the giant Louisville Slugger ...

Patient Stories

Gabby’s Hope

During a routine sonogram, Mike and Leslie Macari were told something was wrong. Their baby was too small. Her skull ...

Patient Stories

Breaking the Cycle of Violence by Supporting its Young Victims

After being assaulted by several classmates in the girls’ restroom of her high school, Erica, age 17, was treated in ...

Departments

Brozanski Appointed to Patient Quality and Safety Roles

The Department of Pediatrics at Washington University School of Medicine announced that Beverly Brozanski, MD, has accepted the position of ...

Patient Stories

A Lifelong Memory Turns into a Legacy of Giving

In 1958, a 2-year-old named Debbie contracted polio. The youngest of six, the toddler was sent from her home in ...

Departments

Luhmann Honored With Heartworks Award

Scott Luhmann, MD, Washington University pediatric orthopedic surgeon at St. Louis Children's Hospital, was recently honored at Heartworks St. Louis ...

Patient Stories

Chase’s Chance

Chase woke up one morning when he was 9 years old unable to stretch out his left arm. “My sister ...