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Seattle Children’s Hospital Celebrates Opening of New Dialysis Unit


Milestone marked on World Kidney Day, Helping Raise Awareness for Kidney Disease
One Big KISS for Seattle Children’s Hospital Radiothon Raises $1.09 Million


Radio hosts Jackie and Bender brought the stories of Children’s patients, families, staff and volunteers to their listeners... cont.

Seattle Children’s Hospital Awarded Accreditations from Commission of Cancer and ABRET


First standalone children’s hospital in Western United States to receive ABRET EEG Laboratories Accreditation
Seattle Children’s statement on Jan. 2011 DOH findings


Seattle Children’s official statement

Editorial Highlights Need for Changes in Ethics of Biomedical Research


Seattle Children’s Research Institute bioethicists urge scientific community to address long-standing systemic... cont.

Study Suggests How Pediatricians May Improve Relationships with Patients and Their Parents


Researchers recommend strategies for physicians when relating to particularly stressed or overburdened parents
New Study Takes First Steps to Improve the Quality of Health Care for Chronically Ill Children


Data mining method helps hospitals better identify needs of their sickest patients and could reduce health care costs
Seattle Children’s Research Institute Receives $100,000 Grand Challenges Explorations Grant for Innovative Global Health Research


Grant will support a Seattle Children's Research Institute global health project
Medical Director's Statement on Nov. 2010 DOH Findings


Statement by Dr. David Fisher, Senior Vice President and Medical Director
Patient Safety Day Strengthens Seattle Children’s Efforts to Improve Medication Safety


Over 550 nurses, doctors, pharmacists and staff members gathered to review and recommend immediate and future safety... cont.

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Miracle Makers 2014 3:07:00Expand

The 30th annual Miracle Makers fundraising special aired on KOMO 4 TV on June 6, 2014. The special takes us on a journey through the hopes, fears, victories and challenges facing patients at Seattle Children's. Cosponsored by Costco Wholesale and KOMO 4. 

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Overcoming the Odds: A KING 5 TV Children's HealthLink Special 0:44:45Expand

In the spirit of the holidays, patients, parents and doctors share inspirational stories of healing and hope. From surviving heart failure and a near-death drowning to battling a flesh-eating disease, witness how the impossible became possible thanks to the care patients received at Seattle Children's Hospital.

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Miracle Season 2013 0:57:06Expand

Miracle Season, hosted by Steve Pool and Molly Shen, aired Dec. 8, 2013, on KOMO 4 TV. The annual holiday special celebrates the remarkable lives of Seattle Children's patients.

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The Fault in “The Fault in Our Stars”
7.24.14 — On the Pulse Blog

I loved “The Fault in Our Stars.” Both the book and the movie. I read the book a few years ago during a flight. I cried so hard ... cont.

Doctor uses scorpion venom to locate cancer cells
7.23.14 — FOX News

Dr. James Olson is a pediatric oncologist at Seattle Children’s, and the scientist who developed a compound using a protein ... cont.

Boy healing quickly after heart transplant
7.22.14 — The Columbian

In less than two weeks, Jack Conover went from being a 7-year-old in need of a heart transplant to a vibrant boy walking out of ... cont.