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Elward Named Chief Medical Officer

On January 1, 2019, Alexis Elward, MD, MPH, was named chief medical officer at St. Louis Children's Hospital. She will ...


Warner Appointed Chief of Newborn Medicine

On January 1, 2019, Barbara Warner, MD, MS, transitioned to chief of newborn medicine. Dr. Warner succeeds F. Sessions Cole, ...


Number 4,000 – Dr. Park Reaches an SDR Surgical Milestone

By Pam McGrath On November 15, 2018, Washington University neurosurgeon T.S. Park, MD, performed his 4,000 selective dorsal rhizotomy (SDR) ...


Malone Appointed Medical Director of Ethics

By Pam McGrath Washington University pediatric critical care physician Jay Malone, MD, MS, has been appointed medical director of ethics ...


Motion Analysis Center Offers Comprehensive Gait Evaluation

By Pam McGrath St. Louis Children’s Hospital now offers comprehensive gait evaluations for children with mobility problems at its newly ...


Physician Profile: Holly Hoefgen, MD, Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecologist

By Pam McGrath Even before entering medical school, Holly Hoefgen, MD, Washington University pediatric and adolescent gynecologist at St. Louis ...


Combating Resistance: SLCH Neonatologists Rethink Antibiotic Use for Premature Infants

By Pam McGrath Washington University neonatologist Barbara Warner, MD, co-director of the Fetal Care Center—a partnership between St. Louis Children’s ...

Expert Advice

Darweesh Named to Leadership Roles at Children’s and Barnes-Jewish Hospitals

St. Louis Children’s Hospital (SLCH) welcomes Sam Darweesh, MBA, as vice president of operations at Children’s and vice president of ...

Expert Advice

Case Study: "Granular"

The following case study was used by Andrew J. White, MD, the James P. Keating, MD, Professor of Pediatrics and ...