St. Louis Children's Hospital Announces New President

A national search recently concluded with the hiring of Mark W. Shen, MD, MBA, as the hospital’s new president. Dr. Shen’s first day at Children’s will be November 12, where he will spend the next six weeks partnering one-on-one with Joan Magruder to ensure an optimal transition through the end of 2018....

Hyundai Hope on Wheels Presents Siteman Kids at t. Louis Children's Hospital With $1 Million Hyundai Quantum Grant Award to Support Pediatric Cancer Research

The Foundation embarks on a nationwide tour ahead of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month to award $14.1 million to 38 researchers, surpassing $145 million in total giving. Its theme “Every Handprint Tells a Story” details...

St. Louis Children's and Washington University Heart Center Perform Rare Infant Heart-Lung Transplant

Jack Palmer is the youngest patient in more than a decade to undergo a successful heart-lung transplant. Combined heart-lung transplants are so rare that Jack’s was the only one performed, thus far, in the United States in 2018....

St. Louis Children's Hospital Honored by the American Hospital Association for Working to Improve Community Health

Five Collaborative Programs Win 2018 AHA NOVA Awards St. Louis, MO – July 23, 2018 – The American Hospital Association (AHA) announced it will honor five programs with the AHA NOVA Award for their hospital-led...

St. Louis Children's Hospital is Closer Than You Think With Expanded Pediatric Care at BJC Hospitals

Children’s is committed to providing access to world-renowned care across the bi-state. For more than 20 years, Washington University emergency medicine physicians and pediatricians at St. Louis Children’s Hospital have been staffing the pediatric emergency...

St. Louis Children's Hospital is the Only Pediatric Hospital in St. Louis to Rank in All 10 U.S. News Categories

2018 marks a decade of Children’s being continuously ranked in all U.S. News specialties St. Louis, MO - June 26, 2018 - U.S. News & World Report has again ranked St. Louis Children’s Hospital-Washington University...

St. Louis Children's Hospital Receives National American College of Surgeons Verification

St. Louis Children’s is the only pediatric hospital to receive this Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Center designation in both Missouri and Illinois. St. Louis Children’s Hospital has maintained its ranking as one of 54 pediatric...

St. Louis Children's Hospital earns “LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader” designation in HRC Foundation’s Healthcare Equality Index

St. Louis Children's Hospital joins only 418 healthcare providers nationwide to earn the “LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader” designation Today, Healthcare Facility announced their “LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader” designation from the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC)...

Jeffrey Modell Foundation Offers Hope for Children with Primary Immunodeficiency Disorders

St. Louis Children’s Hospital is now recognized as a Jeffrey Modell Diagnostic and Research Center for Primary Immunodeficiencies. This was made possible by Vicki and Fred Modell, who established the Jeffrey Modell Foundation in memory...

St. Louis Children’s Hospital Opens Medical 3D Printing Center

Center will serve all 13 BJC hospitals plus Washington University and Goldfarb School of Nursing St. Louis Children’s Hospital, one of the premier children's hospitals in the United States, today opened a new medical 3D...