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Best of 2010

  • Healthy Kidneys/Healthy Lives

    The quest to improve outcomes and train the next generation of providers drives our nationally ranked division of Nephrology

  • It's a Boy! Or Is It a Girl?

    The Disorders of Sex Development program offers patients the most innovative treatments and guides families as they face some of the most difficult... cont.

Research on the Rise

  • Mentoring Talented Junior Faculty

    An academic medical center and research institute, Seattle Children’s is dedicated to helping junior faculty establish research careers. Recently,... cont.

  • Significant Recruits of 2010

    2010 was a banner year for recruiting at Seattle Children’s Research Institute as several nationally recognized researchers chose to continue their... cont.

Research Space and Funding 2010

Inquiry in Action

  • Helping the Heart Heal

    A surgeon’s response to a researcher’s query triggers hypothesis that could improve outcomes for babies with coarctation of the aorta.

  • New Intervention Brings Hope

    Adapting the home and school environment improves life for families raising kids with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders.

  • Web Tool Helps with Chronic Pain

    A Web tool developed by Dr. Tonya Palermo improves outcomes for kids with chronic pain by teaching cognitive behavior and pain management skills.

  • Possible Secret Revealed

    A discovery about how Pseudomonas interacts with Staphylococcus points the way to understanding its drug resistance and defeating chronic lung infections.

  • Is Healthcare Improving Health?

    Rita Mangione-Smith is exploring the impact of healthcare on patients’ physical, emotional and social well-being.