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Talking to children about race and racism

Talking to children about race and racism Many children are confused, scared and curious after protests and demonstrations have unfolded in the wake of the senseless death of George Floyd. Children are hearing conversations about race and racism—and asking questions. When it comes to talking with children about racism, Dr. Roshni Koli, Medical…
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Dell Children’s featured on Lonestar Soccer Club Jerseys

Beginning this season,  Lonestar Soccer Club players will sport a fresh look, with new uniforms  featuring the Dell Children’s Ascension logo. The players will proudly represent  Dell Children’s for a two-year cycle ending in 2022. Last year, Dell Children’s  Medical Center…
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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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How to talk to your kids about COVID-19

Most children have already heard about coronavirus, but many are scared and confused. It’s important for children to be well informed and have fact-based information. Dr. Roshni Koli, Medical Director for Pediatric Mental Health Services at Dell Children’s was recently featured on KXAN with information about how to help…
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Dell Children’s Breaks Ground on New Pediatric Outpatient Facility

Dell Children’s Breaks Ground on New Pediatric Outpatient Facility Dell Children’s Medical Center is excited to announce the groundbreaking for a new state-of-the-art outpatient facility. The four-story complex named Dell Children’s Specialty Pavilion will house world-class cardiovascular, neurosciences and cancer programs for Central Texas children and families close to home. The pediatric outpatient facility will be connected to Dell…
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New Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery

New Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery Ascension Texas recently announced that Dr. Elizabeth C. Tyler-Kabara has joined Dell Children’s Medical Center’s division of neuroscience as Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery. She will also serve as Co-Chief of UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children’s with Dr. Steve Roach of Neurology. Dr. Tyler-Kabara is board certified…
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Dell Children’s first-of-its-kind pediatric heart surgery

Dell Children’s first-of-its-kind pediatric heart surgery Grace Jennings is an 11-year old who was born with a congenital heart defect that required multiple cardiac operations early in her life and struggled to maintain a somewhat normal childhood for a girl her age. However, in early September, she was facing heart failure and suffered a cardiac arrest.
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Dell Children’s expands mental health care services

Dell Children’s expands mental health care services The Grace Grego Maxwell Mental Health Unit at Dell Children’s now offers outpatient care for pediatric mental health patients. The Texas Child Study Center recently moved into the Grace Grego Maxwell Mental Health Unit. The pediatric mental health unit opened in May, with both inpatient…
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IndyCar drivers visit patients at Dell Children’s

IndyCar drivers visit patients at Dell Children’s The inaugural season of NTT IndyCar Series classic recently kicked-off in Austin, where the Ascension Seton emergency medicine team was onsite to provide trauma care. IndyCar drivers also pulled into Dell Children’s to meet with patients. IndyCar racers, Santino Ferrucci, Oliver Askew and Robert Megennis handed out Racing For Kids…
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