Archive | September, 2013

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Pediatricians Recognized by Their Peers in 22 Specialties

D Magazine and D Moms recently announced their distinguished list of the “Best Pediatric Specialists in Dallas 2013,” and we are proud to have many of these pediatric specialists right here at Children’s Medical Center. What makes this list special is that votes were gathered from doctors throughout the city answering this simple question: Which […]

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Dr. Leavey and R-Texas Michael McCaul

Childhood Cancer Survivors at Risk for Long-Term Toxicity

Patrick Leavey, M.D., associate medical director for clinical affairs for the Pauline Allen Gill Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Children’s and associate professor of Pediatrics at UT Southwestern Medical Center spoke at the fourth Annual Childhood Cancer Summit on Sept. 19, 2013, in Washington, D.C. This prestigious event was hosted by the Congressional Childhood […]

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Ethan Fox with Cowboys defensive back Morris Claiborne.

Athlete Back on Football Field Following Traumatic Brain Injury

Ethan pictured with Cowboys Defensive Back Morris Claiborne.   In 2012, Children’s admitted 330 patients with traumatic brain injuries. Ethan Fox was one of them. Ethan’s dad, Jason Fox, wasn’t sure if his son would be able to speak or even recognize him after receiving a traumatic brain injury while playing an impromptu touch-football game during recess […]

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Children’s Medical Center Dallas Invites North Texas Community to Health and Wellness Fair

As Children’s Medical Center Dallas continues to celebrate its centennial year, it will host its first community Health and Wellness Fair on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Dallas Ambulatory Care Pavilion parking lot (2350 N. Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, Texas). Admission is free and open to families across North […]

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