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Seattle Children’s Research Institute Appoints New Director for Tissue and Cell Sciences Research


Seattle Children’s Research Institute Helps Identify Causes of Sagittal Craniosynostosis


International team finds genes associated with condition that causes premature skull fusion
Combating a crisis: Global burden of preterm birth can be reduced if critical actions are taken


New surveys show research and funding is uncoordinated, lacking a cohesive agenda. Article in American Journal of Obstetrics... cont.

Innovative Research Projects Aim to Prevent Preterm Birth


Seattle Children’s Hospital to Provide Neonatal Intensive Care at Franciscan Health System Birth Centers


HHS Grants $3.6 Million for Obesity Prevention and Tobacco Control in South Seattle and South King County


Funding Awarded to Seattle Children’s Hospital, Public Health - Seattle & King County and Healthy King County Coalition... cont.

NIH Awards $12 Million for Gene Therapy Work


Seattle Children’s Research Institute, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, U Penn, UW, WSU push toward clinical trials for... cont.

Seattle Children’s Hospital Appoints Wes Wright Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer


Mr.Wright moves into his new role to support and oversee Children’s information technology and data management processes
Children's Golf Classic Raises $7M for Seattle Children's Hospital


TheFriends of Costco Guild, led by Jan Sinegal and Lynn Winters, raised $7M for Seattle Children’s Hospital at the 13th annual... cont.

Seattle Children’s Hospital Appoints Dr. Ruth McDonald to Pediatrician-in-Chief


Dr.McDonald moves into her new role to improve treatment outcomes and patient experiences throughout Seattle Children’s

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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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Children’s Mental Health 0:00:30Expand

Mark Fadool, clinical director of mental health services at Odessa Brown Children's Clinic, provides early warning signs of mental health issues in kids and teens and urges us all to notice the signs and act early.

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Latest News

Why did Seattle Children’s Research Institute just land $5.3M?
4.16.14 — Puget Sound Business Journal

Dr. Tim Rose, co-director of Seattle Children’s Research Institute’s Center for Global Infectious Disease Research,  has ... cont.

12-year-old benefits from new heart pump at Seattle Children's
4.16.14 — KING 5 TV

Although many advances have been made in temporary heart pumps for adults, the same has not been true for children. But, that’s ... cont.

Dangers of Vaccine Hesitancy Explained in 10 Tweets
4.16.14 — ABC News

Parental decisions are the bedrock of childhood vaccination rates. While most parents turn to their pediatricians for help ... cont.