UC Davis Childrens Hospital news http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/rss/{$key} UC Davis Childrens Hospital news UC Davis Childrens Hospital news http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/global/images/wordmarks/Childrens_Hospital.gif http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/rss/children UC Davis Childrens Hospital news UC Davis Medical Center receives Excellence in Life Support Award http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12216/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12216 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 15, 2017) - UC Davis Medical Center has received the Gold Level ELSO Award for Excellence in Life Support from the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO) for its Extracorporeal Life Support Program. The program provides lifesaving support for failing organ systems in infants, children and adults. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12216 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-08-15T00:00:00Z Papa Murphy's pizzas to support UC Davis Children's Hospital -- Aug. 18-19 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12210/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12210 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 11, 2017) - Get ready for $5 Take ‘N’ Bake pizzas next Friday morning, Aug. 18, in parking lot #3 (near the corner of 45th and X streets) at the medical center. Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12210 Charles Casey 2017-08-11T00:00:00Z Impulsivity in teens, young adults subject of $3.7 million UC Davis grant http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12208/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12208 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 11, 2017) - Julie Schweitzer, a professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and UC Davis MIND Institute researcher, has received a $3.7 million grant from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) to track impulsivity and self-control in teens and young adults over time. Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12208 Dorsey Griffith 2017-08-11T00:00:00Z Children's Miracle Network partners with Entravision for Radiothon Aug. 17-19 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12077/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12077 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 9, 2017) - Children's Miracle Network at UC Davis will kick off its Radiothon with Entravision Aug. 17-19 to raise funds for UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Stations will broadcast a mix of patient stories, facts and interviews into regular programming to raise awareness of and funds for UC Davis Children’s Hospital.  Wed, 09 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12077 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-08-09T00:00:00Z ABC10 airs Children's Miracle Network Hospitals mediathon on Aug. 18 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12200/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12200 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 8, 2017) - The Children's Miracle Network Hospitals® mediathon will be broadcast on ABC10 KXTV in Sacramento beginning Friday, Aug. 18 at 4:30 a.m. ending at 11:35 p.m. Funds raised will benefit UC Davis Children’s Hospital, the local Children's Miracle Network Hospital. Tue, 08 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12200 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-08-08T00:00:00Z How UC Davis surgical team saved mom, baby's life without blood transfusion http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12191/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12191 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 1, 2017) - During Karine Petrosyan’s pregnancy, she developed a series of very rare and serious conditions, which threatened both her and her baby’s life.  Tue, 01 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12191 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-08-01T00:00:00Z 2017 Dave and Dan Classic raises more than $1.273 million for children's hospitals including UC Davis Children's Hospital http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12188/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12188 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 31, 2017) - This year’s fifth annual Dave and Dan Classic, presented by First Tech Federal Credit Union, raised more than $1.273 million to support Credit Unions for Kids, benefiting six Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals in California, Colorado, Oregon and Washington, including UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Mon, 31 Jul 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12188 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-07-31T00:00:00Z Miracle Treat Day benefits UC Davis Children's Hospital on July 27 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12150/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12150 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 21, 2017) - On Thursday, July 27, in celebration of Miracle Treat Day, participating Dairy Queen® locations in Sacramento will come together to raise funds for UC Davis Children’s Hospital.  Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12150 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-07-21T00:00:00Z Kuppermann gets award of a lifetime http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12161/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12161 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 14, 2017) - The Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) recently honored Nate Kuppermann with more than just a lifetime award for meritorious accomplishments in research and mentorship. Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12161 Charles Casey 2017-07-14T00:00:00Z Kristin Hoffman named 2017 Eli Gold Prize recipient http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12136/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12136 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 13, 2017) - Kristin Hoffman, assistant professor in the Department of Pediatrics, has been awarded the 2017 Eli Gold Prize this month. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12136 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-07-13T00:00:00Z The benefits of breast milk on gut health topic of July 27 presentation http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12146/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12146 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 13, 2017) - How can our bodies have protection against infections and the protection that comes from healthy intestinal bacteria? Mark Underwood, chief of neonatology at UC Davis Children’s Hospital, will discuss how the components of human breast milk help provide answers to these questions on Thursday, July 27 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Old Soul @ 40 Acres, 3434 Broadway in Sacramento. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12146 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-07-13T00:00:00Z Alex's story http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12097/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12097 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 3, 2017) - Estella Mendoza of Dixon was 15 weeks pregnant in September 2016 when a routine blood test and an ultrasound examination detected a serious abnormality: her fetus had myelomeningocele, a form of spina bifida. Mon, 03 Jul 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12097 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-07-03T00:00:00Z U.S. News & World Report ranks UC Davis Children's Hospital among nation's best http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12066/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12066 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 27, 2017) - UC Davis Children’s Hospital has been ranked by U.S. News & World Reportamong the nation’s top hospitals in five pediatric subspecialties. UC Davis ranked 16th in neonatology, 23rd in nephrology, and 41st in diabetes and endocrinology. UC Davis Children's Hospital  also ranked 18th in orthopaedics and 26th in urology, in collaboration with Shriners Hospital for Children – Northern California Tue, 27 Jun 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12066 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-06-27T00:00:00Z Children's Hospital's online newsletter published today http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12115/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12115 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 27, 2017) - The Pediatric Press, UC Davis Children's Hospital's online newsletter, has published its winter issue today. Tue, 27 Jun 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12115 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-06-27T00:00:00Z Register for Duck Dash: Proceeds benefit UC Davis Child Life http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11916/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11916 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 26, 2017) - The fifth annual Duck Dash will take place Saturday, Aug. 12, at 5 p.m. at Raging Waters Sacramento at Cal Expo. Proceeds will benefit the Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department at UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11916 2017-06-26T00:00:00Z Mikuni Scoop Scoot raises funds for UC Davis Child Life on July 21 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12102/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12102 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 20, 2017) - Tue, 20 Jun 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12102 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-06-20T00:00:00Z The Incredible Hulk's Lou Ferrigno, other superheroes visit UC Davis Children's Hospital http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12090/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12090 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 15, 2017) - UC Davis Children’s Hospital became even more super when The Incredible Hulk’s Lou Ferrigno and West Coast Avengers superheroes Wonder Woman, Green Arrow, Iron-Man, Batgirl and Black Widow visited pediatric patients this morning. Thu, 15 Jun 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12090 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-06-15T00:00:00Z Ultrasound for children with abdominal trauma http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12083/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12083 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 13, 2017) - Despite evidence showing that the routine use of sonography in hospital emergency departments can safely improve care for adults when evaluating for possible abdominal trauma injuries, researchers at UC Davis Medical Center could not identify any significant improvements in care for pediatric trauma patients. Tue, 13 Jun 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12083 Charles Casey 2017-06-13T00:00:00Z Sacramento Republic FC players deliver new doctor kits to pediatric patients http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12047/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12047 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 2, 2017) - Sacramento Republic FC players and staff delivered donated toy doctor kits at UC Davis Children’s Hospital and visited with pediatric patients this week. The professional soccer team hosted a drive this spring, inviting staff and fans to donate toy doctor kits. Fri, 02 Jun 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12047 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-06-02T00:00:00Z High temperatures pose danger to kids, pets left in cars http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12024/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12024 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 1, 2017) - With summer just around the corner, it’s important to remember that it is never safe for a child or pet to be left alone in a car – even if the windows are rolled down. Thu, 01 Jun 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12024 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-06-01T00:00:00Z Technology helps NICU families stay connected with their newborns at UC Davis Children's Hospital http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12026/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12026 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 30, 2017) - One of the challenges for families with a baby in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) is that hospitalizations can be very long and many families are unable to be at the bedside as much as they would like as they return to work and care for other children. UC Davis neonatologist Kristin Hoffman and IT technical supervisor George Wu have developed a program for parents to view their infants remotely when they were unable to be in the NICU. Tue, 30 May 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12026 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-05-30T00:00:00Z UC Davis study finds morning huddle improves patient flow http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12032/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12032 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 25, 2017) - Patient flow improved after the implementation of a daily morning huddle, according to a UC Davis study published in the Journal of Pediatric Nursing. Thu, 25 May 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12032 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-05-25T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital partners with Sacramento Native American Health Center http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12009/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12009 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 16, 2017) - UC Davis Children's Hospital this week announces its partnership with the Sacramento Native American Health Center (SNAHC). UC Davis physicians and residents are now seeing pediatric patients at the clinic's J Street medical office.   Tue, 16 May 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12009 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-05-16T00:00:00Z Alliance calls to eliminate lead poisoning in American children by 2021 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12010/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12010 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 15, 2017) - An alliance of leading scientists, health professionals and children’s advocates known as Project TENDR has recommended new national goals for protecting American children from lead poisoning. In a viewpoint published today in JAMA Pediatrics, three alliance members chart a course for better safeguarding children from lead poisoning within five years and eliminating lead exposures by 2030. Mon, 15 May 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12010 Doreen Purvis 2017-05-15T00:00:00Z Celebrate National Nurses Week, May 6-12 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11990/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11990 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 5, 2017) - UC Davis Medical Center will mark National Nurses Week 2017 with the annual Celebration of Nursing Excellence ceremony, Wednesday, May 10, at 11 a.m. at the Education Building. The celebration is open to all. Fri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11990 Carole Gan 2017-05-05T00:00:00Z MIND Institute Open House reservations still open http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11987/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11987 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 4, 2017) - The UC Davis MIND Institute open house will be held Saturday, May 6  from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and reservations are still available. Thu, 04 May 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11987 Dorsey Griffith 2017-05-04T00:00:00Z May is for Miracles at Costco as they raise funds for UC Davis Children's Hospital http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11986/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11986 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 4, 2017) - Costco stores throughout Northern California are selling the iconic CMN paper “Miracle Balloons” to raise money for UC Davis Children’s Hospital as part of the Miracle Month of May. 2017 marks 30 years of Costco stores supporting Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) Hospitals. Thu, 04 May 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11986 Ryan D. Blanc 2017-05-04T00:00:00Z Kair awarded grant to study how breast pump access affects breastfeeding rates http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11774/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11774 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 3, 2017) - Laura Kair, assistant professor of clinical pediatrics at UC Davis, has received a $14,000 grant to study whether the distribution of breast pumps at hospital discharge improves exclusive breastfeeding rates among low-income, first-time mothers. Wed, 03 May 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11774 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-05-03T00:00:00Z Warmer weather, open windows raise risk of kids falling http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11978/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11978 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 2, 2017) - About 5,000 children are treated nationally inl emergency departments each year for window fall-related injuries. These falls and injuries tend to be more common during the spring and summer months, since people tend to open their windows during warm weather. Tue, 02 May 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11978 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-05-02T00:00:00Z CMN Miracle Maker Sunday and Friendship Invitational raise $85,492 for UC Davis Children's Hospital http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11977/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11977 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 1, 2017) - Golfers came together “fore” the kids at the 11th annual Friendship Invitational this month at the Granite Bay Golf Club. Mon, 01 May 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11977 Ryan D. Blanc 2017-05-01T00:00:00Z Department of Pediatrics hosts PAS Meeting reception on May 7 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11967/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11967 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 24, 2017) - Faculty, alumni and friends are invited to attend the UC Davis Department of Pediatrics' reception at the Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) Meeting in San Francisco. Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11967 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-04-24T00:00:00Z Second cancers deadlier in young patients http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11940/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11940 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 20, 2017) - Second cancers in children and adolescents and young adults (AYA) are far deadlier than they are in older adults and may partially account for the relatively poor outcomes of cancer patients ages 15-39 overall, a new study by UC Davis researchers has found. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11940 Dorsey Griffith 2017-04-20T00:00:00Z Groundbreaking event celebrates level I verification, vision for new UC Davis Children's Surgery Center http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11945/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11945 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 19, 2017) - More than a hundred attendees had a sneak peek of the new UC Davis Children’s Surgery Center at this week's groundbreaking event and level I children’s surgery verification celebration. Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11945 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-04-19T00:00:00Z Credit Union SACTOWN Run raises $580,485 for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11942/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11942 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 17, 2017) - This year’s Credit Union SACTOWN Run on April 2 set records for both dollars raised and runners registered. Mon, 17 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11942 Ryan D. Blanc 2017-04-17T00:00:00Z Road safety event scheduled for Friday, April 21 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11823/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11823 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 11, 2017) - April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month and UC Davis Health is hosting a Road Safety event on Friday, April 21 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will be held in the Education Building lobby, 4610 X Street, Sacramento. Tue, 11 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11823 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-04-11T00:00:00Z Tips for preventing texting while driving http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11908/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11908 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 3, 2017) - April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month and UC Davis Children’s Hospital is highlighting the dangers of texting while driving. Mon, 03 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11908 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-04-03T00:00:00Z Home sweet home: Formerly conjoined twins leave UC Davis Children's Hospital http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11900/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11900 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 29, 2017) - After a nearly there-week stay at UC Davis Children's Hospital, Erika and Eva Sandoval have returned to their Antelope home.  Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11900 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-03-29T00:00:00Z Children's Hospital's online newsletter published today http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11899/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11899 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 23, 2017) - The Pediatric Press, UC Davis Children's Hospital's online newsletter, has published its spring issue today. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11899 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-03-23T00:00:00Z Telemedicine Saves Patients Time, Money http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11887/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11887 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 21, 2017) - UC Davis patients avoided millions of miles of driving — and their associated financial and environmental costs — by getting their clinical care via videoconferencing, a new study by the UC Davis School of Medicine has found. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11887 Charles Casey 2017-03-21T00:00:00Z UC Davis music, pet and cuddle therapy programs featured in new KVIE documentary http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11890/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11890 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 21, 2017) - Three UC Davis programs are featured in a new documentary produced by KVIE that explores non-pharmacological approaches to helping people heal. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11890 Dorsey Griffith 2017-03-21T00:00:00Z Wild Bill's Tattoo-a-thon raises $18,500 for UC Davis Children's Hospital http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11882/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11882 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 15, 2017) - Wild Bill’s 16th annual Tattoo-a-thon raised $18,500 for UC Davis Children's Hospital. Thirty tattoo artists volunteered to work 16 hours during this year’s event on Feb. 25. All proceeds – including tips – were donated to UC Davis Children’s Hospital.  Wed, 15 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11882 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-03-15T00:00:00Z UC Davis researchers investigate adult blood-clotting drug for use in severely injured children http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11876/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11876 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 14, 2017) - UC Davis emergency medicine researchers have been awarded a grant from the National Institutes of Health (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute) to investigate the safety and efficacy of a drug known to stop bleeding in injured adults for use in cases of pediatric trauma. Tue, 14 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11876 Charles Casey 2017-03-14T00:00:00Z Davis Senior High School receives Heart Safe School certificate from Project ADAM Sacramento http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11873/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11873 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 14, 2017) - Davis Senior High School’s science fiction classroom became the site of an emergency drill last week, testing staff and student response to a sudden cardiac arrest. Tue, 14 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11873 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-03-14T00:00:00Z UC Davis study finds disparities in clinical trial consent process http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11842/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11842 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 13, 2017) - Researchers at UC Davis and other institutions have found that clinicians in a multicenter pediatric trial failed to get consent from black and Hispanic parents at higher rates than white parents. Mon, 13 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11842 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-03-13T00:00:00Z Doctor kit toys and infant rattle drive hosted at Republic FC headquarters http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11867/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11867 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 8, 2017) - UC Davis Children's Hospital is accepting doctor kit toys and infant rattle donations now through Tuesday, March 14 at the Republic FC headquarters in Sacramento. Wed, 08 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11867 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-03-08T00:00:00Z UC Davis Pediatric Heart Center sponsors Concepts in Congenital Cardiac Care symposium http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11843/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11843 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 7, 2017) - The UC Davis Pediatric Heart Center will host its first Concepts in Congenital Cardiac Care symposium, a conference which will bring together medical experts and researchers, pediatric cardiothoracic surgeons, radiologists, sonographers and pediatric cardiac nurses to discuss the changing landscape of congenital cardiac care. Tue, 07 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11843 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-03-07T00:00:00Z First Tech Federal Credit Union donates $100,000 to UC Davis Children's Hospital http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11830/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11830 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (February 23, 2017) - First Tech Federal Credit Union presented a $100,000 donation to UC Davis Children’s Hospital on February 1, 2017, with the donation specifically benefiting the new Children’s Surgery Center, scheduled to open in 2018. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11830 Ryan D. Blanc 2017-02-23T00:00:00Z Wild Bill's Tattoo-a-thon raises funds for UC Davis Chlidren's Hospital on Feb. 25 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11787/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11787 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (February 13, 2017) - Wild Bill’s 16th annual Tattoo-a-thon will take place on Saturday, Feb. 25, from 8 a.m. to midnight. Thirty tattoo artists have volunteered to work 16 hours during this year’s event and all proceeds – including tips – will be donated to UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Mon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11787 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-02-13T00:00:00Z Spirit Halloween Superstores donates $39,632 to UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11797/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11797 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (February 8, 2017) - UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department will continue to train individuals to become certified child life specialists at UC Davis Children's Hospital, thanks to this year’s donation by Spirit Halloween Superstores. Wed, 08 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11797 Ryan Blanc 2017-02-08T00:00:00Z Raphael Bernier to speak on autism spectrum disorder at UC Davis MIND Institute lecture http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11777/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11777 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (February 2, 2017) - Thu, 02 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11777 Sheri Chow 2017-02-02T00:00:00Z Endocrine Society task force, chaired by Styne, issues new guideline on pediatric obesity http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11776/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11776 WASHINGTON, DC (January 31, 2017) - The Endocrine Society today issued a Clinical Practice Guideline advising healthcare providers on how to prevent and treat childhood obesity with lifestyle changes. Dennis Styne, professor of pediatrics and Yocha Dehe Endowed Chair in Pediatric Endocrinology, chaired the task force that developed the guideline. Tue, 31 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11776 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-01-31T00:00:00Z Register for Donut Dash: Proceeds benefit UC Davis Child Life http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11736/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11736 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (January 17, 2017) - The ninth annual Donut Dash will take place Saturday, March 4, at 8:30 a.m. at William Land Park in Sacramento. Proceeds will benefit the UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11736 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-01-17T00:00:00Z UC Davis and nation's cancer centers jointly endorse updated HPV vaccine recommendations http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11722/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11722 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (January 11, 2017) - Recognizing a critical need to improve national vaccination rates for the human papillomavirus (HPV), UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center has again united with each of the 69 National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated cancer centers in issuing a joint statement in support of recently revised recommendations from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11722 Dorsey Griffith 2017-01-11T00:00:00Z Young Adult Bereavement Art Group begins Feb. 9 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11729/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11729 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (January 11, 2017) - The UC Davis Hospice Program and UC Davis Children's Hospital Bereavement Program will offer an eight-week Young Adult Bereavement Art Group for individuals ages 17 to 24 who are coping with the recent loss of a loved one. Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11729 Caitlin Scordalakis 2017-01-11T00:00:00Z Children's Hospital's online newsletter published today http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11698/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11698 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 20, 2016) - The Pediatric Press, UC Davis Children's Hospital's online newsletter, has published its winter issue today. Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11698 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2016-12-20T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital joins ImproveCareNow network http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11683/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11683 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 14, 2016) - UC Davis Children’s Hospital has joined ImproveCareNow, a network of care centers where clinicians, researchers, patients and parents work together to help care for kids with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Wed, 14 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11683 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2016-12-14T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital supports safe sleep practices http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11656/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11656 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 2, 2016) - Every year in the United States, 3,400 infants die of sleep-related causes. In Sacramento County, one infant every other week dies, due to their sleep environment. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11656 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2016-12-02T00:00:00Z Votes for UC Davis Children's Hospital could result in $50,000 to help local kids http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11651/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11651 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 1, 2016) - UC Davis Health System employees and the general public are invited to cast their votes to support UC Davis Children’s Hospital, the local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital. Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11651 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2016-12-01T00:00:00Z Pediatric stroke survivor to run CIM MaraFUNRun on Sunday http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11646/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11646 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 30, 2016) - An otherwise healthy Sacramento pre-teen, Chanell Roberts had just finished running in her P.E. class when the stroke hit. After initial treatment, she was brought to UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11646 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2016-11-30T00:00:00Z Alarming health disparities could be prevented by breastfeeding http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11637/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11637 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 23, 2016) - Black infants had over twice the deaths of whites attributable to lack of optimal breastfeeding, a new study published in the Journal of Pediatrics shows. Black infants also had over three times the rate of necrotizing enterocolitis, a devastating disease of preterm infants, attributable to suboptimal rates of feeding with their mother’s own milk. Wed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11637 Karen Finney 2016-11-23T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital hosts toy drive Dec. 20-23 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11609/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11609 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 22, 2016) - To make the donation of toys and other gifts easier for generous businesses, non-profit organizations and individuals who would like to make the season brighter for hospitalized children, UC Davis is offering donors the opportunity to drive up and drop off donations for the holidays. Tue, 22 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PST http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11609 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2016-11-22T00:00:00Z Miss California visits UC Davis Children's Hospital http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11596/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11596 (November 4, 2016) - Miss California Jessa Carmack made a visit to patients at UC Davis Children's Hospital this week, along with Miss Sacramento County Lauren Berlinn, Miss Sacramento County's Outstanding Teen Nikki Holbrook and Miss City of Sacramento Outstanding Teen Violet Joy Hansen. Fri, 04 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11596 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2016-11-04T00:00:00Z Pediatrics unit celebrates Halloween, country fair-style http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11583/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11583 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 31, 2016) - UC Davis Children's Hospital’s Halloween celebration took place today on the pediatrics unit. Patients and staff got into the Halloween spirit with costumes, games and trick-or-treating. on the unit. The special event was made possible by the Davis 7 pediatric nurses and the Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department. Mon, 31 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11583 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2016-10-31T00:00:00Z Sam's Club in Sacramento is No. 1 CMN fundraiser again http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11577/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11577 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 31, 2016) - Sam's Club on Power Inn Road in Sacramento was named the No. 1 Sam's Club store in the country for the second year in a row, raising the most money for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals during its 2016 Miracle Balloon campaign, which ran Aug. 29 through Oct. 16. The store raised $66,367.99 with proceeds staying locally and benefitting UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Mon, 31 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11577 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2016-10-31T00:00:00Z UC Davis CAARE Center receives $1.6 million grant by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Agency http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11565/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11565 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 27, 2016) - The UC Davis CAARE Center has been awarded a $1.6 million grant by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Agency (SAMHSA) to provide mental health services to all newly placed foster children throughout Sacramento County for the next five years.  Thu, 27 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11565 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2016-10-27T00:00:00Z New research finds uninsured children more often transferred from ERs than those with private insurance http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11563/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11563 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 24, 2016) - New research, published in an abstract authored by Yunru Huang, a Ph.D. candidate in epidemiology at University of California, Davis, shows children seen in emergency departments who don't have insurance, or who have public Medicaid coverage, are significantly more likely to be transferred to another facility than children with private insurance. Mon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11563 Caitlin Scordalakis 2016-10-24T00:00:00Z Shaikh accepted into California Health Care Foundation (CHCF) Health Care Leadership Program http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11520/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11520 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 6, 2016) - Ulfat Shaikh, professor of pediatrics and director of healthcare quality at UC Davis School of Medicine, was accepted as a member of Cohort 16 of the California Health Care Foundation (CHCF) Health Care Leadership Program.  Thu, 06 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11520 Caitlin Scordalakis 2016-10-06T00:00:00Z Ronald McDonald House Northern California launches caring cart at UC Davis Children's Hospital http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11471/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11471 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 3, 2016) - Ronald McDonald House Northern California will launch its caring cart at UC Davis Children’s Hospital this week.  Mon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11471 Caitlin Scordalakis 2016-10-03T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital launches Patient Stories blog http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11498/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11498 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 3, 2016) - UC Davis Children’s Hospital this week launched its Patient Stories blog. These stories highlight the care and support provided by the Children's Hospital team, as shared by pediatric patients, their families and staff. Mon, 03 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11498 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2016-10-03T00:00:00Z Breastfeeding saves mothers' lives, too http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11492/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11492 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 28, 2016) - Breastfeeding as recommended — for a total of one year and exclusively for six months — could protect moms as well as their babies from premature death and serious diseases and save more than $4.3 billion in health care and related costs, according to a new study published online in Maternal & Child Nutrition. Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11492 Karen Finney 2016-09-28T00:00:00Z Emily Love Invitational softball tournament is Oct. 22 http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11474/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11474 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 27, 2016) - The public is invited to batter up for a great cause at the fourth annual Emily Love Invitational softball tournament. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11474 Caitlin Scordalakis 2016-09-27T00:00:00Z UC Davis joins large-scale effort to identify environmental influences on child health http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11489/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11489 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 26, 2016) - UC Davis will receive $3.9 million from the National Institutes of Health to join the first phase of a seven-year initiative called Environmental influences on Child Health Outcomes, or ECHO. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11489 Karen Finney 2016-09-26T00:00:00Z Spirit Halloween gives back to UC Davis Children's Hospital http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11417/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11417 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 20, 2016) - Spirit Halloween Superstores won't have tricks, but they will be giving plenty of treats to UC Davis Children's Hospital this Halloween season. Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11417 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2016-09-20T00:00:00Z Wooden miniatures assist hospital stay at UC Davis Children's Hospital http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11423/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11423 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 6, 2016) - When children are scheduled to have a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) or computerized axial tomography (CT) scan, it can be a scary procedure. But thanks to the miniature wooden MRI and CT models, donated by the Sacramento Area Woodworkers, children are now able to play using these wooden toy models and familiarize themselves with what will happen during these procedures. Tue, 06 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11423 Caitlin Scordalakis 2016-09-06T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital verified as Level I Children's Surgery Center by American College of Surgeons http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11391/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_11391 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 2, 2016) - UC Davis Children’s Hospital has become the first hospital on the West Coast, and only the fourth in the nation, to earn verification as a Level I Children’s Surgery Center by the American College of Surgeons (ACS). The designation from the ACS Children’s Surgery Verification Quality Improvement Program focuses on the nation’s first and only multi-specialty standards of surgical care for pediatric patients. Fri, 02 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/11391 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2016-09-02T00:00:00Z