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Valentine’s Day was a special day at Children’s Medical Center. Not just because of the holiday or because we were hosting our 22nd annual Be The Match Donor Registry Drive. But also because one of our favorite success stories, Sophia Tilley, got a chance to meet and thank the woman who saved her life. As […]Continue Reading
We want to express our thanks to the 158 people who joined the Be The Match® donor registry at our 22nd annual Donor Registry Drive on Valentine’s Day. The Drive was held at Children’s Medical Center Dallas and Children’s Medical Center at Legacy in Plano. We had families come out and join, as well as […]Continue Reading
Editor’s note: Here at Children’s, our employees do more than just champion causes that will make life better for children. We know our actions speak louder than words. One such employee, Rafael Pacheco, a pharmacy technician at Children’s, joined the Be The Match Registry® in 1997. Thirteen years later, found out he was a match for […]Continue Reading
At Children’s, everyone is getting excited about Feb. 14. Not only is it Valentine’s Day, but it’s the day the hospital hosts the Be The Match® Donor Registry Drive every year. Read this flier to learn more about how you can participate in our 22nd annual donor drive. What is Be The Match? Be The […]Continue Reading
Last week, a throng of Children’s employees, including myself, got to watch an amazing meeting here at Children’s. It was a long-awaited reunion of sorts between 6-year-old Laurel Good and Krista Katris, 23. Krista donated her bone marrow to Laurel over a year ago, a gift that saved Laurel’s life. Laurel, who was diagnosed at […]Continue Reading
A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to meet a special patient, Zach Guillot. The 7-year-old is notorious, as his mom says, around the hospital because of the “antics” he’s involved in on the floor where he is undergoing chemotherapy and waiting to receive a second bone marrow transplant. Zach was readmitted to Children’s […]Continue Reading
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