UC Davis Childrens Hospital news https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/rss/{$key} UC Davis Childrens Hospital news UC Davis Childrens Hospital news https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/global/images/wordmarks/Childrens_Hospital.gif https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/rss/children UC Davis Childrens Hospital news New UC Davis Children's Surgery Center now open https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13349/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13349 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 15, 2018) - UC Davis Children’s Hospital opened its new Children’s Surgery Center, a 20,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art pediatric facility this week. Thu, 15 Nov 2018 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13349 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-11-15T00:00:00Z Nominations sought for Children's Miracle Achievement Award https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13327/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13327 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 8, 2018) - Children's Miracle Network at UC Davis is currently accepting nominations for the Children's Miracle Achievement Award. This award honors a caregiver who has significantly elevated the care of children and has specifically been impacted by Children's Miracle Network Hospitals' (CMN) funds. The deadline is Nov. 26. Thu, 08 Nov 2018 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13327 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-11-08T00:00:00Z Leading researchers call for a ban on widely used insecticides https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13298/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13298 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 1, 2018) - Public health experts have found there is sufficient evidence that prenatal exposure to widely used insecticides known as organophosphates puts children at risk for neurodevelopmental disorders. Thu, 01 Nov 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13298 Doreen Purvis 2018-11-01T00:00:00Z Music therapy helps UC Davis Children's Hospital patient through pain, fear of hospitalization https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13283/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13283 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 22, 2018) - When Genesis Oliva contracted a dangerous cellulitis infection which required multiple, painful surgeries, she was terrified. But music helped to ease her fear. Mon, 22 Oct 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13283 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-10-22T00:00:00Z Nursing excellence at UC Davis Medical Center again receives national recognition https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13275/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13275 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 19, 2018) - This week, the American Nurses Credentialing Center announced that it has renewed the hospital’s Magnet® designation for another four-year term. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13275 Charles Casey 2018-10-19T00:00:00Z Intentional mentoring, career development event Oct. 24 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13224/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13224 (October 15, 2018) - Those who are beginning their careers in academic medicine as well as faculty who mentor students are invited to attend the Intentional Mentoring event as well as sessions on the merits and promotions process and speed-mentoring rotations with senior faculty and leadership, Oct. 24. Lunch for those who pre-register by Oct. 20 Mon, 15 Oct 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13224 Doreen Purvis 2018-10-15T00:00:00Z UC Davis pediatric cancer patient has wish granted to be a Sacramento Republic FC player https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13246/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13246 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 10, 2018) - Wishes do come true. If in doubt, ask pediatric cancer patient Matthew Harding. The 15-year-old boy from Elverta received the surprise of a lifetime on Wednesday when he became the youngest soccer player in Sacramento Republic FC history to be signed to a contract, as part of his Make-a-Wish wish. Wed, 10 Oct 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13246 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-10-10T00:00:00Z UC Davis Child Life Internship program receives ACLP accreditation https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13240/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13240 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 9, 2018) - The UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department's internship program was just granted clinical internship accreditation by the Association of Child Life Professionals(ACLP). This designation has been given to only three children’s hospitals in the state. UC Davis Children’s Hospital is the only ACLP-accredited child life internship program in Northern California. Tue, 09 Oct 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13240 Erin Baily 2018-10-09T00:00:00Z First UC Davis fetal surgery patient turns 2 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13218/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13218 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 3, 2018) - Matthew Saetern-Angeles, the first fetal intervention at the UC Davis Fetal Care and Treatment Center, turned 2 years old last week. Wed, 03 Oct 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13218 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-10-03T00:00:00Z UC Fetal Consortium meeting hosted at the UC Davis Sacramento campus https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13217/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13217 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 3, 2018) - Members of the University of California Fetal Consortium (UCFC), representing all five UC Health campuses, gathered for a day-long meeting on Monday at Betty Irene Moore Hall in Sacramento. Wed, 03 Oct 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13217 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-10-03T00:00:00Z UC Davis Pediatric Heart Center earns echocardiography reaccreditation by IAC https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13214/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13214 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 2, 2018) - The UC Davis Pediatric Heart Center's Pediatric Echocardiography Laboratory has been granted an additional three-year term of accreditation by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC) in pediatric transthoracic, pediatric transesophageal and fetal echocardiography. This latest accreditation demonstrates the facility's ongoing commitment to providing high-quality patient care. Tue, 02 Oct 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13214 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-10-02T00:00:00Z Tickets and tables available for Rocktoberfest 2018 to benefit CMN at UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13209/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13209 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 1, 2018) - A fun night of music, food and drink under the stars awaits at Rocktoberfest 2018. Mon, 01 Oct 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13209 Erin Baily 2018-10-01T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital expands services at Sacramento Native American Health Center https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13206/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13206 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 28, 2018) - UC Davis Children’s Hospital’s partnership to provide care to children and teens at Sacramento Native American Health Center has new programs and opportunities for residents interested in community-based care. Fri, 28 Sep 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13206 Karen Finney 2018-09-28T00:00:00Z New Children's Hospital's online newsletter published https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13198/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13198 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 26, 2018) - The Pediatric Press, UC Davis Children's Hospital's online newsletter, has published its fall issue. Wed, 26 Sep 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13198 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-09-26T00:00:00Z Children's Miracle Network at UC Davis raises funds, breaks records during Walmart, Sam's Club miracle balloon campaign https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13202/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13202 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 26, 2018) - The annual Walmart and Sam’s Club miracle balloon campaign to benefit Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) and UC Davis Children’s Hospital kicked off Aug. 27. Although there are still a few days left of the campaign, numbers released from CMN corporate indicate that CMN at UC Davis already holds several top spots based on their fundraising efforts. Wed, 26 Sep 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13202 Erin Baily 2018-09-26T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital first to offer patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) closures without surgery in tiny premature babies https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13158/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13158 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 18, 2018) - Marcellus Brown was born prematurely at 24 weeks and his ductus arteriosus, an artery in the heart that normally closes after birth, didn’t close. Tue, 18 Sep 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13158 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-09-18T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital launches 'Two Peds in a Pod' podcast https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13166/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13166 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 17, 2018) - UC Davis Children’s Hospital today launches ‘Two Peds In A Pod,’ a podcast featuring two pediatricians, Dean Blumberg and Lena Rothstein, who discuss child health topics of interest to parents in plain, non-medical language. Mon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13166 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-09-17T00:00:00Z Adventist Health Lodi Memorial celebrates partnership with UC Davis Health at community event https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13165/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13165 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 14, 2018) - The Lodi community gathered Thursday evening to celebrate the expansion of pediatric and neonatal services available at Adventist Health Lodi Memorial, thanks to its new partnership with UC Davis Health. Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13165 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-09-14T00:00:00Z Patient travels from Dubai for life-changing heart procedure at UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13150/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13150 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 14, 2018) - Doctors told them nothing more could be done; that they’ve done all that can be done. They said their daughter Yuvna’s heart condition was too severe. It was too complex. She had surgery and cardiac catheterizations, but now she was at the end of the road. Fri, 14 Sep 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13150 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-09-14T00:00:00Z Spirit Halloween gives back to UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13153/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13153 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 12, 2018) - Spirit Halloween Superstores won't have tricks, but they will be giving plenty of treats to UC Davis Children's Hospital this Halloween season. Wed, 12 Sep 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13153 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-09-12T00:00:00Z Grief support group for young adults will begin Sept. 19 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13129/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13129 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 30, 2018) - The Young Adult Bereavement Art Group will be offered for eight weeks by UC Davis Hospice and the UC Davis Children's Hospital Bereavement Program, starting Sept. 19. Thu, 30 Aug 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13129 Doreen Purvis 2018-08-30T00:00:00Z Pediatric patient receives life-changing care for double aortic arch https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13118/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13118 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 16, 2018) - When Elk Grove resident Brooke Peoples was 1 year old, she was diagnosed with a double aortic arch, a rare congenital cardiovascular malformation. Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13118 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-08-16T00:00:00Z Q&A with Laura Kester: Eating disorders and what families need to know https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13112/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13112 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 15, 2018) - In her role as an adolescent medicine physician at UC Davis Children's Hospital, Laura Kester diagnoses and treats children and teens with eating disorders and helps to provide them with the resources and support that they need. The following is a Q&A with Kester, providing advice and help for families on this topic.   Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13112 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-08-15T00:00:00Z UC Davis Diabetes Summer Camp offers friendship, fun https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13113/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13113 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 15, 2018) - The UC Davis Diabetes Summer Camp, held last month in Davis, provided a week of friendship, fun and diabetes education for patients battling Type I Diabetes.  Wed, 15 Aug 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13113 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-08-15T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital Symposium set for Nov. 1 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13107/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13107 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 13, 2018) - The UC Davis Children’s Hospital Symposium will be held Thursday, Nov. 1 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Betty Irene Moore Hall, Room 1000. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13107 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-08-13T00:00:00Z Organ donor patients honored in Honor Guard procession https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13088/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13088 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 10, 2018) - Since 2016, the UC Davis Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) staff has been honoring organ donors with an honor guard procession. Now this tradition   been extended to the Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU) and, soon, other intensive care units in UC Davis Medical Center. Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13088 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-08-10T00:00:00Z UC Davis CAARE Center awarded grant to provide trauma training for staff, mental health providers https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13096/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13096 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 9, 2018) - The UC Davis CAARE Center was recently awarded a $300,000, two-year grant by Sacramento County Behavioral Health Service to provide training and consultation for mental health providers and support staff treating youth with a history of sexual exploitation.  Thu, 09 Aug 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13096 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-08-09T00:00:00Z Children's Miracle Network Care-a-thon listeners show how much they care, donations total $170,304 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13095/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13095 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 8, 2018) - Sacramento’s Entravision radio stations teamed up for the annual Children’s Miracle Network Care-a-thon, which raised a total of $170,304 to support pediatric programs, equipment, research and patient care at UC Davis Children's Hospital. The event is part of the annual CMN Hospitals Entravision Radiothon Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13095 Erin Baily 2018-08-08T00:00:00Z Mediathon nets $521,547.33 for UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13093/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13093 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 8, 2018) - The annual Children's Miracle Network Hospitals (CMN) Mediathon on ABC10 raised more than $500,000 for UC Davis Children's Hospital, the local Children's Miracle Network Hospital in Sacramento. Funds raised stay local, meaning all funds donated benefit the children in the 33-county service area served by the hospital. Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13093 Erin Baily 2018-08-08T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital receives $74,000 from CMN Friendship Invitational https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13092/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13092 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 8, 2018) - Community members and corporate partners took to the links at the 2018 CMN Friendship Invitational Golf Tournament, raising close to $75,000 to benefit Children’s Miracle Network at UC Davis.  Wed, 08 Aug 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13092 Erin Baily 2018-08-08T00:00:00Z Walmart superhero campaign to benefit UC Davis Children's Hospital begins end of August https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13086/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13086 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 7, 2018) - Help Walmart help sick and injured children by making a donation at your local Walmart Aug. 27-Sept. 30 during the store’s annual Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals miracle balloon campaign. Donations stay local to support children in UC Davis Children’s Hospital 33-county service area. Tue, 07 Aug 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13086 Erin Baily 2018-08-07T00:00:00Z Children's Miracle Network (CMN) awards grants for 2018-2019 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13082/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13082 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 7, 2018) - Thirteen grants totaling nearly $400,000 have been awarded by Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) at UC Davis to clinicians and researchers at UC Davis Medical Center. Grants in the amount of $225,388 will enhance the clinical care of children and $169,883 was awarded for research directly improving the health and welfare of children.Each fiscal year, applications are accepted by Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) for both clinical services and research grants. Each application must demonstrate how the project or research contributes to UC Davis Health Strategic Goals and/or UC Davis Medical Center Institutional Goals. The amount of funds awarded each year is determined by the CMN Executive Committee and chief executive office of UC Davis Medical Center. Tue, 07 Aug 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13082 Erin Baily 2018-08-07T00:00:00Z Acupuncture provides help for pediatric GI patient https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13022/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13022 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 7, 2018) - Twelve-year-old Samantha Rickards was not one to complain. But when her stomach hurt and every day the pain got worse, her parents were alarmed … especially after a visit to her pediatrician, a gastroenterologist and two-and-a-half months of tests and medications with no answers or relief. Tue, 07 Aug 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13022 Erin Baily 2018-08-07T00:00:00Z Entravision stations raise funds for UC Davis Children's Hospital Aug. 2-4 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13072/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13072 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 2, 2018) - Entravision's 72-hour Radiothon kicks off today, raising funds for Children’s Miracle Network at UC Davis. Entravision's 72-hour Radiothon kicks off today, raising funds for Children’s Miracle Network at UC Davis. Radio stations Hot 103.5 KHHM-FM, Wolf 101.9 KNTY-FM, Jose 104.3, La Tricolor 99.9 and 100.9 and Super Estrella 98.9 are broadcasting a mix of patient stories, facts and interviews to raise awareness of and funds for UC Davis Children’s Hospital, the region's only Children's Miracle Network Hospital. Thu, 02 Aug 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13072 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-08-02T00:00:00Z Dairy Queen® Miracle Treat Day benefits UC Davis Children's Hospital Aug. 2 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13071/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13071 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 1, 2018) - Help hospitalized kids by celebrating Miracle Treat Day at Dairy Queen (DQ) locations[this Thursday, Aug. 2. When you purchase a Blizzard® Treat, $1 or more from every Blizzard Treat sold will go to UC Davis Children’s Hospital, Sacramento’s only Children’s Miracle Network Hospital. Wed, 01 Aug 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13071 Erin Baily 2018-08-01T00:00:00Z Ronald McDonald House Northern California gifts new caring cart to UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13068/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13068 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 31, 2018) - Ronald McDonald House Northern California has donated a new caring cart to UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Tue, 31 Jul 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13068 Erin Baily 2018-07-31T00:00:00Z Kantamneni appointed director of pediatric epilepsy at UC Davis Health https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13066/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13066 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 31, 2018) - Trishna Kantamneni has joined the UC Davis Department of Neurology as director of pediatric epilepsy, effective July 1, 2018. Tue, 31 Jul 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13066 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-07-31T00:00:00Z Papa Murphy's pizza sales support UC Davis Children's Hospital on Aug. 3-4 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13065/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13065 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 30, 2018) - In celebration of ABC10's Children's Miracle Network Mediathon on Aug. 3, Papa Murphy's Pizza is offering two ways to give back to UC Davis Children's Hospital. Mon, 30 Jul 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13065 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-07-30T00:00:00Z ABC10 airs Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Mediathon on Aug. 3 https://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. (July 26, 2018) - The Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Mediathon will be broadcast on ABC10 KXTV in Sacramento beginning Friday, Aug. 3 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. Thu, 26 Jul 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12200 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-07-26T00:00:00Z USS La Jolla sailors visit UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13050/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13050 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 26, 2018) - In celebration of Sacramento Navy Week, sailors from the USS La Jolla, a Los Angeles-class submarine, visited pediatric patients and families at UC Davis Children's Hospital last Friday.   Thu, 26 Jul 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13050 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-07-26T00:00:00Z Natale named chief of staff at UC Davis Medical Center https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13038/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_13038 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 13, 2018) - JoAnne Natale, professor of pediatric critical care and director of quality and safety at UC Davis Children’s Hospital, has been elected chief of staff of UC Davis Medical Center, effective July 1. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/13038 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-07-13T00:00:00Z Q&A with pediatric heart surgeon Amy Rahm https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12996/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12996 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 28, 2018) - A mother and a pediatric heart surgeon, Amy Rahm is helping to build a national reputation for pediatric cardiac care at UC Davis Pediatric Heart Center. Here is a Q&A with her. Thu, 28 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12996 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-06-28T00:00:00Z Cystic fibrosis diagnosis leads one family to move closer to UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12979/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12979 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 27, 2018) - Six years ago, the Morales family was living in Oklahoma, when they welcomed their baby daughter Sandra into the world. Shortly after her newborn screening tests, they learned that Sandra had cystic fibrosis, a genetic disease that causes persistent lung infections, limits breathing and can cause respiratory failure. Wed, 27 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12979 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-06-27T00:00:00Z Register for Duck Dash: Proceeds benefit UC Davis Child Life https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12901/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12901 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 26, 2018) - The sixth annual Duck Dash will take place Saturday, Aug. 4, 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. Tue, 26 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12901 2018-06-26T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital ranked among nation's best by U.S. News & World Report https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12988/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12988 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 26, 2018) - UC Davis Children’s Hospital is nationally ranked in five pediatric specialties in the new 2018-19 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings by U.S. News & World Report. Tue, 26 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12988 Doreen Purvis 2018-06-26T00:00:00Z UC Davis Health offers celebratory meals for new moms and their partners https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12971/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12971 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 21, 2018) - Hospital food is usually the last thing on a new mom’s wish list … until now. UC Davis Health’s Mommy Meals program has arrived. Thu, 21 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12971 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-06-21T00:00:00Z Where's Waldo? UC Davis Children's Hospital patients find fun in new construction https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12972/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12972 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 18, 2018) - When construction began on the six-story UC Davis North Addition Office Building directly across from UC Davis Medical Center, it became a new draw for UC Davis Children’s Hospital patients. Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12972 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-06-18T00:00:00Z Huggie doles out affection and eases stress for young patients https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12959/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12959 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 18, 2018) - Who has four legs, wears a black coat and works alongside medical staff? Huggie – the newest member of the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center team and first-ever facility dog at UC Davis Health. The two-year-old Labrador retriever supports children receiving treatments in the Pediatric Infusion Center. Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12959 Doreen Purvis 2018-06-18T00:00:00Z Pregnant women and new moms invited to join UC Davis wildfire study https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12969/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12969 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 15, 2018) - Women who were pregnant during or right after the October 2017 wildfires in Northern California are invited to participate in a new UC Davis study to determine if those fires affected their health and the health of their babies. Fri, 15 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12969 Karen Finney 2018-06-15T00:00:00Z Do excess fluids cause brain injuries in children with diabetic ketoacidosis? https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12956/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12956 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 13, 2018) - For decades, clinicians have worried that giving too much intravenous fluid to children with diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) may contribute to brain swelling and injury, and even death. Now, after a national study that examined more than a thousand patients with DKA, UC Davis researchers and their colleagues from around the country have shown that fluid infusion does not cause  brain injury in children with DKA. Wed, 13 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12956 Charles Casey 2018-06-13T00:00:00Z Mikuni Scoop Scoot raises funds for UC Davis Child Life on July 13 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12903/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12903 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 4, 2018) - Scoot over to William Land Park on Friday, July 13 at 6:30 p.m. for the Mikuni Scoop Scoot to help raise funds for the UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department. Mon, 04 Jun 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12903 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-06-04T00:00:00Z Children's Hospital's online newsletter published today https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12904/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12904 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 29, 2018) - The Pediatric Press, UC Davis Children's Hospital's online newsletter, has published its summer issue today. Tue, 29 May 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12904 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-05-29T00:00:00Z Costco supports Children's Miracle Network Hospitals in May https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12899/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12899 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 21, 2018) - Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12899 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-05-21T00:00:00Z UC Davis re-verified as level I trauma center by the American College of Surgeons https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12894/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12894 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 18, 2018) - UC Davis Medical Center has been re-verified as a level I trauma center, the highest level possible, by the American College of Surgeons, making it the only level I trauma center for both adults and children in inland Northern California and one of only two in California. Fri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12894 Karen Finney 2018-05-18T00:00:00Z 19-month-old's life saved after near drowning accident https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12876/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12876 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 14, 2018) - Feb. 12 was the day that changed life for the Cunha family forever. It started as just another quiet weekday at home. Amber Cunha and her 19-month-old daughter Avery were making Valentine’s Day cards. But while Amber was putting supplies away, Avery made a break for it. Mon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12876 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-05-14T00:00:00Z Micro-preemie, pediatric cardiology and eye surgery patient is family's 'miracle' https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12859/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12859 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 9, 2018) - Mark and Melanie Payne’s story started like a storybook romance. They were college sweethearts. Mark was the captain of the UC Davis basketball team. Melanie was the captain of the UC Davis volleyball team. They were engaged after college graduation, married in 2012 and then moved to Europe to pursue Mark’s career as a professional basketball player. Wed, 09 May 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12859 Erin Baily 2018-05-09T00:00:00Z Adventist Health Lodi Memorial and UC Davis Health announce partnership https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12842/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12842 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 2, 2018) - Adventist Health Lodi Memorial is continuing to expand the care available to residents of San Joaquin and Sacramento counties with a first-of-its kind partnership bringing the world-class care of UC Davis Health directly to Lodi. Wed, 02 May 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12842 Doreen Purvis 2018-05-02T00:00:00Z High-efficiency filters reduce indoor air pollution but not asthma symptoms https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12834/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12834 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 1, 2018) - A new study focused on households with asthmatic children finds that the use of high-efficiency filtration, either as part of a central air system or standalone air cleaner, improves indoor air quality. The study also found that while participants did not report reduced asthma symptoms, they did have fewer visits to doctor’s offices and hospitals for asthma care. Tue, 01 May 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12834 Karen Finney 2018-05-01T00:00:00Z Film festival highlights UC Davis Children's Hospital patients-turned-filmmakers https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12806/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12806 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 17, 2018) - UC Davis pediatric patients-turned filmmakers screened their movies for the first time in front of a large audience last Friday at the BayKids Film Festival held at the UC Davis MIND Institute. Tue, 17 Apr 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12806 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-04-17T00:00:00Z Credit unions raise $235,300 for Children's Miracle Network hospitals https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12803/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12803 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 13, 2018) - The 8th annual Credit Union SACTOWN Run generated more than $235,000 for Children’s Miracle Network hospitals across California and Nevada. A portion of the funds raised will support UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12803 Doreen Purvis 2018-04-13T00:00:00Z Spina bifida patient healthy, happy after fetal surgery https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12791/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12791 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 10, 2018) - When Esparto resident Chloe MacCullough was pregnant at 25 weeks, her baby was flagged for increased risk of a neural tube defect in a routine screening. A private specialist in Sacramento confirmed by ultrasound that her son had spina bifida low on his back. Tue, 10 Apr 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12791 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-04-10T00:00:00Z UC Davis pediatric heart patient is youngest Impella patient in the U.S. https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12788/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12788 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 9, 2018) - Sergio Ledesma thought it was a cold. His son Adolfo had the usual symptoms. It was going around. But when he began to turn pale and could hardly breathe, his dad took him to the emergency room at their local hospital. By this point, Adolfo’s health had declined so much he was airlifted to UC Davis Children’s Hospital. He needed to be in the Pediatric and Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (PICU/PCICU) and UC Davis Children’s Hospital is the Central Valley's only level I pediatric trauma center and emergency department that includes state-of-the-art neonatal, pediatric and pediatric cardiac intensive care units. Mon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12788 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-04-09T00:00:00Z Wraparound program helps steer youths away from cycle of violence https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12728/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12728 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 21, 2018) - Young victims of violence who are hospitalized for traumatic injuries no longer need to feel isolated and vulnerable in the months following their medical discharge. A new UC Davis Health program called Wraparound is designed to aid emotional recovery and help prevent recurrence of violent injuries among adolescents and young adults, ages 15 to 26, in the Oak Park neighborhood of Sacramento. Wed, 21 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12728 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-03-21T00:00:00Z Wild Bill does it again, donating thousands to UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12743/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12743 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 16, 2018) - Colorful is one way to describe him. From his past to his ink, there’s a vibrant story to be told about Wild Bill Hill. One of hell-raising, Harleys and Ed Hardy, but most of all … heart. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12743 Erin Baily 2018-03-16T00:00:00Z Spanish questionnaire expected to reduce disparities in speech treatment for cleft-palate patients https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12736/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12736 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 15, 2018) - The Spanish version of a questionnaire used to assess the speech and quality-of- life of children and young adults following cleft-palate surgery has been developed by craniofacial disorder specialists at UC Davis Health and the University of Utah. Thu, 15 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12736 Karen Finney 2018-03-15T00:00:00Z Spirit Halloween Superstores donates $73,878 to UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12704/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12704 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 5, 2018) - As part of a nationwide corporate program by Spirit Halloween Superstores, local store operators Kirk and Shanda Pierce presented a check for $73,878 to the Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department at UC Davis. Members of their in-store teams were also on hand to celebrate this 2017 campaign fundraising total and be acknowledged for their tremendous dedication to help make hospitals less scary for kids. Mon, 05 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12704 Erin Baily 2018-03-05T00:00:00Z Grant brings genomic sequencing to children whose insurance doesn't provide coverage https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12700/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12700 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 1, 2018) - The UC Davis Division of Genomic Medicine has received a two-year, $50,000 grant from the Children’s Miracle Network at UC Davis to bring next-generation genomic sequencing (NGS) to children in need in the Sacramento region. The grant will support NGS for children with undiagnosed, often congenital, conditions to find the underlying genetic causes and improve their care. Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12700 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-03-01T00:00:00Z 12-year-old patient becomes UC Davis Men's Basketball honorary team captain https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12699/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12699 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 1, 2018) - What a difference a year makes! 12-year-old Folsom resident Jackson Manning had what appeared to be stomach flu symptoms last February. His parents awoke one morning to find his breathing was rapid, he was turning blue and he was unresponsive. Thu, 01 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12699 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-03-01T00:00:00Z UC Davis Medical Center honored for reducing C-sections https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12688/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12688 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (February 23, 2018) - UC Davis Medical Center has been honored with the 2017 achievement award for meeting or surpassing the federal target aimed at reducing the state’s low-risk, first-birth Cesarean section (C-section) rate by Smart Care California, a state health care coalition.  Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12688 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-02-23T00:00:00Z Wild Bill's Tattoo-a-thon raises funds for UC Davis Children's Hospital on Feb. 24 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12629/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12629 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (February 7, 2018) - Wild Bill’s 16th annual Tattoo-a-thon will take place on Saturday, Feb. 24, 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. Wed, 07 Feb 2018 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12629 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-02-07T00:00:00Z Frank Ing named new chief of pediatric cardiology at UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12649/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12649 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (February 6, 2018) - Frank Ing, an internationally renowned interventional cardiologist, has been named chief of the UC Davis Division of Pediatric Cardiology, effective Feb. 1. Tue, 06 Feb 2018 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12649 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-02-06T00:00:00Z IHOP pancake drive-through raises funds for UC Davis Children's Hospital on Feb. 26 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12634/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12634 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (February 6, 2018) - On Monday, Feb. 26, pancake lovers can drive through, eat their fill of short-stack pancakes and make a donation to support sick and injured children at UC Davis Children's Hospital, in recognition of IHOP’s National Pancake Day.  Tue, 06 Feb 2018 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12634 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-02-06T00:00:00Z Underwood co-edits Feb. issue of journal highlighting NEC https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12620/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12620 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (January 26, 2018) - Fri, 26 Jan 2018 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12620 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-01-26T00:00:00Z Register for March 3 Donut Dash: Proceeds benefit UC Davis Child Life https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12570/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12570 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (January 18, 2018) - The tenth annual Donut Dash will take place Saturday, March 3, at 8:30 a.m. at William Land Park in Sacramento. Proceeds will benefit the UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department. Thu, 18 Jan 2018 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12570 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-01-18T00:00:00Z Young Adult Bereavement Art Group begins Feb. 20 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12575/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12575 SACRAMENTO (January 10, 2018) - 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 17 to 24 who are coping with the recent loss of a loved one. Wed, 10 Jan 2018 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12575 Caitlin Scordalakis 2018-01-10T00:00:00Z Children's Hospital publishes 2016-2017 Annual Report https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12558/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12558 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (January 3, 2018) - UC Davis Children's Hospital has published its first-ever Annual Report this week. Wed, 03 Jan 2018 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12558 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2018-01-03T00:00:00Z Parents of hospitalized kids shop for free toys at this year's Holiday Workshop https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12552/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12552 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 21, 2017) - Parents of hospitalized kids got a chance to shop today as the Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department at UC Davis Children's Hospital held its annual Holiday Workshop. Thu, 21 Dec 2017 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12552 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-12-21T00:00:00Z Cardiopulmonary exercise testing helps pediatric congenital heart patients https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12382/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12382 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 20, 2017) - Five-year-old Zoey Kenison slips her feet onto the bike pedals and begins cycling, hands gripping the handle bars. But this is no ordinary bike. It’s a pediatric cycle ergometer, a fixed stationary bike that measures her heart rate, blood pressure, electrocardiogram and breath-by-breath respiratory indices, including volumes and the exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide. Wed, 20 Dec 2017 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12382 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-12-20T00:00:00Z Haddad accepted into American Society of Pediatric Nephrology's Leadership Development Program https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12532/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12532 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 18, 2017) - Maha Haddad, associate professor of pediatrics, was accepted as a member of the fourth cohort of the American Society of Pediatric Nephrology's Leadership Development Program (ASPN LDP).  Mon, 18 Dec 2017 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12532 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-12-18T00:00:00Z World renowned neonatologist leads UC Davis Department of Pediatrics https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12519/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12519 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 12, 2017) - Satyan Lakshminrusimha, a world renowned neonatologist, has been named chair of the Department of Pediatrics at the UC Davis School of Medicine. The department provides state-of-the-art clinical care and conducts research into disease conditions affecting infants, children, adolescents and young adults. Lakshminrusimha also serves as medical director of UC Davis Children's Hospital, the only nationally ranked pediatric hospital in inland Northern California. Tue, 12 Dec 2017 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12519 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-12-12T00:00:00Z Children's Hospital's online newsletter published today https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12511/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12511 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 7, 2017) - The Pediatric Press, UC Davis Children's Hospital's online newsletter, has published its winter issue today. Thu, 07 Dec 2017 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12511 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-12-07T00:00:00Z 2017 Lazer Radiothon totals exceed previous year https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12514/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12514 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 7, 2017) - Children’s Miracle Network at UC Davis and Lazer Broadcasting Corporation raised close to $200,000 for UC Davis Children’s Hospital during the annual Lazer Radiothon held in October. The $198,746 total reflects a 32 percent increase over 2016. Thu, 07 Dec 2017 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12514 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-12-07T00:00:00Z