Archive | March, 2013

Children’s Medical Center of Dallas CEO Honored by Texas Legislature

Austin, TX – Today, the 83rd Legislature of the Texas House of Representatives voted to honor Christopher J. Durovich for his outstanding leadership as president and chief executive officer of Children’s Medical Center of Dallas and chairman of the board of trustees Children’s Hospital Association (CHA). The resolution was sponsored by State Representative Rafael Anchia (D) of […]

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Medical Play Helps Children Cope

Medical play is a way for our child life specialists to help children cope with their hospital stay. Watch child life specialist Crystal Wilkins help 4-year-old Alyssa Daggs, a patient in the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders, learn about her medical procedures with a special doll.

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Neon Trees Visit The Red Balloon Network

Neon Trees Sings ‘Everybody Talks’ For Patients

Alternative rock band sensation Neon Trees stopped by Children’s Medical Center Dallas before their concert at American Airlines Center on Thursday March 22. Bass guitarist Branden Campbell, lead vocalist Tyler Glenn, drummer Elaine Bradley and vocalist Chris Allen answered questions about their early days and current successes. Glenn and Campbell chuckled as they told the […]

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Ariana Grande Visits The Red Balloon Network

Nickelodeon’s Ariana Grande Visits Children’s

Actress and singer Ariana Grande visited Seacrest Studio’s The Red Balloon Network at Children’s Medical Center Dallas on Thursday, March 21. The Nickelodeon star is best known for her role as Cat Valentine in the sitcom Victorious. She released her debut single, The Way, on March 26 and stopped by the hospital during a nation-wide radio tour. Grande opened […]

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Clowns Bring Healing Through Laughter

Our Funnyatrics Program includes eight clowns who work at Children’s with one purpose – to lighten the load for patients, families, employees and anyone else who crosses their path. Whether it’s a child who needs to be soothed before going into surgery or a teen whose spirits need lifting, the clowns are available five days a week. Watch […]

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