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Physician Profile: Anita Ruffino Stiffelman, MD

Pediatrics and geriatrics were both of interest to Dr. Stiffelman during medical school because they offered an opportunity to nurture ...

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Heart Center Once Again Earns National Excellence Honor

The St. Louis Children’s and Washington Universty Heart Center met clinical qualifications to maintain its status as an Optum Congenital ...

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First Patient With Fontan Fenestration To Undergo Spinal Fusion At St. Louis Children’s Hospital

Julia Wynne has dealt with a wide variety of medical issues with fortitude and grace since the day she was ...

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Druley Receives Funding for Pediatric Cancer Research

Washington University physician Todd E. Druley, MD, PhD, pediatric hematology/oncology attending physician at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, received a $100,000 ...

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Children's Discovery Institute Approves More Than $3.7 Million in New Grant Funding

The Children’s Discovery Institute (CDI) board of managers recently voted to fund 13 new and wide-ranging pediatric research studies, four ...

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Study Provides Picture of Firearm Injuries, Deaths Among St. Louis-Area Children

During a five-year period ending in 2013, 398 children ages 16 or under were taken to one of two hospital ...

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New Technology at SLCH Advances Treatment of Epilepsy

This month, St. Louis Children’s Hospital became the first hospital in the region to employ the use of a new ...

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New Hospital Branding Campaign Revealed

We do what’s right for kids. Just about anyone who works at St. Louis Children’s Hospital can recite the hospital’s ...

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National Survey Again Names SLCH "Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality"

For the second year in a row, both St. Louis Children’s Hospital (SLCH) and Barnes-Jewish Hospital have been recognized as ...