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So how can you tell RSV from COVID-19?

So how can you tell RSV from COVID-19? Dell Children’s Medical Center continues to see an increase in the number of children with COVID-19 and other upper respiratory infections, especially cases of RSV (Respiratory Syncytial Virus). So how can you tell RSV from COVID-19? Dr. Meena Iyer, chief medical officer at Dell Children’s Medical Center, explains the difference…
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Medical Dogs Help Bring the Power of Healing Pets to Patients

Medical Dogs Help Bring the Power of Healing Pets to Patients Please welcome the newest members of the Dell Children’s team! Junie, Reba and Savannah have joined our staff as working medical dogs in our new program called emBark!  The four-legged friends are Dell Children’s first full-time medical dogs and will provide support and motivation for patients.
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Dell Children’s Opens New Specialty Pavilion

Dell Children’s Opens New Specialty Pavilion Dell Children’s celebrated the opening of Dell Children’s Specialty Pavilion. The Specialty Pavilion will house world-class cardiovascular, neurosciences, fetal care and cancer programs. The addition of this new site of care is part of  Ascension Seton’s comprehensive plan to expand and elevate pediatric care in the region over…
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Dell Children’s celebrates 6-month-old’s heart transplant

Dell Children’s celebrates 6-month-old’s heart transplant Dell Children’s Medical Center and UT Health Austin, the clinical practice of Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin, recently celebrated as 6-month-old Zaria Grace Jackson headed home after a donor heart transplant at Dell Children’s. Zaria received her heart transplant on March 25.
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New Fetal Care Specialist Joins Dell Children’s

Dell Children’s Medical Center and UT Health Austin, the clinical practice of Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin, announce that Michael Bebbington, M.D., M.H.Sc., will serve as co-director of the Comprehensive Fetal Care Center and professor of Dell Med’s Department of Women’s Health. Dr. Bebbington is…
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Dell Children’s celebrates 13-year-old’s heart transplant

Dell Children’s celebrates 13-year-old’s heart transplant Dell Children’s Medical Center and UT Health Austin, the clinical practice of Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin, are proud to announce 13-year-old Grace Jennings is home after receiving a long awaited heart transplant. Grace received her heart transplant on January 26, after waiting 15 months…
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Innovative program for training the next wave of cardiovascular perfusionists

Innovative program for training the next wave of cardiovascular perfusionists Dell Children’s Medical Center, is proud to announce an educational partnership offering a first-of-its-kind clinical experience for student perfusionists in a pediatric setting, in partnership with UT Health Austin and the Texas Heart Institute. Perfusionists are vital members of the cardiothoracic team who operate the heart-lung machine during…
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