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New Study Helps Scientists Better Understand Why HIV Causes Life-long Infection

07.15.2014

HIV integrating into cancer genes sustains infection 


Seattle Children’s Research Institute Appoints Chief Research Information Officer

07.10.2014

Newposition will oversee new and existing research information technology applications
New Research Uncovers Genetic Identifier, Common Physical Traits for Autism; May Allow Clinicians to Determine Risk for Babies Still In Utero

07.03.2014

First connection between a genetic event, physical features and autism
Dr. Thomas N. Hansen, CEO of Seattle Children's, to Retire in 2015

06.27.2014

Board of Trustees initiates national search for replacement 

First-of-Its-Kind Pediatric Research and Funding Collaboration to Speed Development of Medications for Autoimmune Diseases

06.11.2014

Seattle Children’s Research Institute and Kineta Launch the Alliance for Children’s Therapeutics
Kids, Teens More Likely to Wear Life Jackets if Adults Wear Them, Yet Use Remains Low Among Adults, New Studies Show

05.22.2014

Researchers at Seattle Children’s and UW Medicine encourage more adults to be role models for kids and wear water safety... cont.

Seattle Children’s Research Institute Secures $3 million for Seattle-PAP Infant Breathing Support Invention

04.30.2014

Grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will fund clinical trials as the device’s next step in its path to broad use
NIAID Awards $5.3 Million to Seattle Children’s Research Institute in Conjunction with Micronics for Development of Global Surveillance of Influenza Strains at Point-of-Care

04.15.2014

TimRose, PhD, co-director of the Center for Global Infectious Disease Research, in partnership with Micronics, Inc., has been... cont.

Seattle Children’s Hospital Treats 125 Patients in January Who Lost Contracted Access Through Washington’s Health Benefit Exchange

01.30.2014

Ailments range from craniofacial disorders to a neck mass; cost of treatments denied by non-contracted Exchange plans have... cont.

One Big KISS for Seattle Children’s Hospital Radiothon Raises $881,720

12.18.2013

Morning show host Bender brought the stories of Children’s patients, families, staff and volunteers to their listeners across... cont.

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Videos

Miracle Makers 2014 3:07:00Expand
6.6.14

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
12.30.13

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
12.11.13

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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Latest News

Seattle Children's program prevents sports injuries
7.31.14 — KING 5 TV

ERs and urgent care facilities see all sorts of sports-related injuries, not only in the summer, but year-round. Seattle ... cont.

'No one is too young, no one is too fit': At 23, Bald Ballerina fights advanced breast cancer
7.31.14 — NBC's Today Show

A dancer since the age of 4, Maggie Kudirka knows the grit, discipline and focus required to become a professional ballerina. ... cont.

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.