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Posts during May 2020

Dr. Leah Harris named Physician-in-Chief at Dell Children’s

Dr. Leah Harris named Physician-in-Chief at Dell Children’s Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin and Dell Children’s Medical Center  announced that Z. Leah Harris, M.D., a clinical leader at some of the nation’s leading medical schools and children’s hospitals for more than two decades, has been named chair of Dell Med’s Department of…
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Dell Children’s launches new drowning prevention and water safety program

Dell Children’s launches new drowning prevention and water safety program Dell Children’s Medical Center and Safe Kids Austin announce the development of the Dell Children’s Drowning Prevention and Water Safety program with a goal of reducing drowning fatalities and injuries for children in Central Texas and beyond. The program includes education, statistical data evaluation, and community collaboration on…
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Rare “mystery illness” may be linked to COVID-19 in children

Rare “mystery illness” may be linked to COVID-19 in children Recently the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a health alert after several reported cases of multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) associated with COVID-19.  According to Dr.  Sarmistha Hauger, Chief of Pediatric Infectious Diseases at Dell Children’s, MIS-C has symptoms…
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