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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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Dell Children’s receives $2 million donation for Fetal Center

Dell Children’s Foundation is proud to announce it has received a $2 million charitable donation from The Floyd A. and Kathleen C. Cailloux Foundation in Kerrville, Texas.  The generous gift is dedicated to supporting the new Fetal Center at Dell Children’s, ensuring the best diagnosis and treatment of…
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Dell Children’s Beads of Courage

Dell Children’s Beads of Courage Dell Children’s Beads of Courage is a program designed to honor the journey children, teens, and their families take when they are receiving medical care. The program started at Dell Children’s in 2007 as part of the oncology program, but this October, it expands to children who are part of…
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Halloween during the COVID-19 pandemic

Halloween during the COVID-19 pandemic Halloween will look different this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, there are still plenty of ways families can have fun while avoiding the scare of being exposed to or spreading the virus.  Dr. Sarmistha Hauger, infectious disease specialist at Dell Children’s and other health experts share some important…
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Dell Children’s opens new Sleep Lab with expanded services

Dell Children’s opens new Sleep Lab with expanded services Dell Children’s Medical Center announces the opening of its newly expanded Sleep Lab dedicated for diagnoses, treatment and prevention of pediatric sleep disorders. The new 2,885 square-foot Sleep Lab at Dell Children’s includes a designated sleep study center with six beds for overnight sleep evaluation and multiple sleep…
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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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