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 UC Davis to partner with NEC Society to host first national conference on necrotizing enterocolitis https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10209/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10209 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 28, 2015) - The UC Davis Department of Pediatrics and Division of Neonatology will partner with the NEC society in hosting the first national conference on necrotizing enterocolitis, set for spring of 2017.The event will bring together physicians, scientists, and parents from across North America with expertise in necrotizing enterocolitic (NEC) for the first time.  Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10209 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-07-28T00:00:00Z UC Davis trauma center re-verified as level I by the American College of Surgeons https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10215/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10215 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 28, 2015) - The trauma center at UC Davis has been re-verified as level 1 by the American College of Surgeons, making it one of only three trauma centers in California with level I verification in both pediatric and adult trauma care. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10215 Susan Mar 2015-07-28T00:00:00Z Community invited to UC Davis Children's Hospital's free summer concert https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10208/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10208 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 27, 2015) - The young and the young at heart are invited to a free outdoor summer concert featuring music by the Bay Area band Lovefool, a special player appearance from the Sacramento Republic FC and a Kids’ Zone. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10208 Caitlin Scordalakis 2015-07-27T00:00:00Z Dairy Queen event raises funds for UC Davis Children's Hospital on July 29 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10187/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10187 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 23, 2015) - On Wednesday, July 29, the public is invited to visit the UC Davis Medical Center campus, purchase a Dairy Queen Blizzard and support sick and injured children at UC Davis Children’s Hospital, in recognition of Miracle Treat Day.  Thu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10187 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-07-23T00:00:00Z Sacramento Republic FC's August 22 ticket promotion raises funds for UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10178/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10178 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 20, 2015) - Soccer fans can help sick and injured children at UC Davis Children’s Hospital by buying tickets to the August 22 Sacramento Republic FC match. For every ticket purchased using the link bit.ly/ucdavischildren and promo code: KIDS, Sacramento Republic FC will donate $20 to UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Mon, 20 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10178 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-07-20T00:00:00Z James Marcin is lead author on AAP's telemedicine policy statement about pediatric health care https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10179/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10179 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 16, 2015) - In a new policy statement, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) makes recommendations on the use of telemedicine in children’s health care and how it will impact the pediatric workforce. UC Davis division chief of pediatric critical care medicine and head of the UC Davis pediatric telemedicine program was lead author of the report. Thu, 16 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10179 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-07-16T00:00:00Z James Marcin appointed head of pediatric critical care medicine at UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10166/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10166 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 15, 2015) - James Marcin, pediatric critical care physician and director of the pediatric telemedicine program, has been appointed division chief of pediatric critical care medicine. Wed, 15 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10166 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-07-15T00:00:00Z Sam's Club in Sacramento is #1 CMN fundraiser https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10160/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10160 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 13, 2015) - Sam's Club on Power Inn Road in Sacramento was named the #1 Sam's Club store for raising the most money for Children's Miracle Network in the country during its 2015 campaign. The store raised $42,847.75, with proceeds staying locally and benefitting UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Mon, 13 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10160 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-07-13T00:00:00Z UC Davis study identifies tools, strategies for enhancing obesity prevention in rural communities https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10140/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10140 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 7, 2015) - Researchers at UC Davis have reviewed a successful telemedicine intervention against pediatric obesity to better understand what worked (or didn’t) and how similar programs can be improved. Tue, 07 Jul 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10140 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-07-07T00:00:00Z UC Davis study guides efforts to find new strategies, solutions to fight pediatric asthma https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10065/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10065 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 26, 2015) - Low flu vaccination rates, medication compliance and limited access to primary care providers have contributed to poor outcomes for pediatric asthma in California, say UC Davis pediatricians Ulfat Shaikh and Robert Byrd, who have published an extensive study describing the challenges faced by children with asthma in California. [en español] Fri, 26 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10065 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-06-26T00:00:00Z Erik Fernandez y Garcia appointed commissioner of new maternal mental health task force https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10115/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10115 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 24, 2015) - Erik Fernandez y Garcia, associate professor of clinical pediatrics at UC Davis Children's Hospital, has been appointed a commissioner on the California Task Force on the Status of Maternal Mental Health Care. The formation of this group was announced at a press conference today, presented by 2020 Mom (formerly the California Maternal Mental Health Collaborative) and the Central Valley Health Policy Institute at Fresno State.   Wed, 24 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10115 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-06-24T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital collects donations at June 20 Sacramento Republic FC game https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9968/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9968 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 15, 2015) - UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department will be collecting art supplies and toy donations at the June 20 Sacramento Republic FC game at Hughes Stadium. Mon, 15 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9968 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-06-15T00:00:00Z UC Davis Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology welcomes new chief https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10082/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10082 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 15, 2015) - Marcio H. Malogolowkin, an international leader in the treatment of rare pediatric liver tumors, has joined UC Davis as the new chief of the UC Davis Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology. Mon, 15 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10082 Inessa Samusenko 2015-06-15T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital listed in the nation's Best Children's Hospital rankings https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9987/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9987 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 9, 2015) - UC Davis Children’s Hospital has been ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the nation’s top hospitals in five pediatric subspecialties. Together with Shriners Hospital for Children – Northern California, its longstanding partner in caring for children with burns, spinal cord injuries, urological issues and orthopaedic disorders, UC Davis Children's Hospital ranked 29th in orthopaedics and 20th in urology. UC Davis also ranked 17th in neonatology, 33rd in diabetes and endocrinology and 45th in neurology and neurosurgery.  Tue, 09 Jun 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9987 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-06-09T00:00:00Z UC Davis study finds significant cost savings in pediatric telemedicine consults compared to phone consults https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10039/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10039 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 21, 2015) - Researchers at UC Davis have conducted a comprehensive study to determine whether pediatric telemedicine consultations with rural emergency departments save money compared to telephone consults. The answer is a resounding yes. While telemedicine systems are expensive to install and maintain, they more than pay their way, saving an average $4,662 per use. The study was published in the journal Medical Decision Making. [en español] Thu, 21 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10039 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-05-21T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital launches Pediatric Early Mobility Program https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10029/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10029 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 19, 2015) - Early mobility and exercise have been shown to help patients recover faster and decrease long-term effects of delirium, a common condition of pediatric patients admitted to the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU). UC Davis Children’s Hospital has today launched a Pediatric Early Mobility Program to help improve recovery times, shorten patient stays, reduce pain and delirium among PICU patients. Tue, 19 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10029 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-05-19T00:00:00Z UC Davis CAARE Center celebrates 25th anniversary https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10018/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10018 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 19, 2015) - The UC Davis CAARE Center recently hosted an anniversary reception to honor the children and families served over the last 25 years and the staff and community partners who have dedicated their lives to the prevention and treatment of child abuse. The event was held April 30 at the UC Davis MIND Institute’s auditorium. Tue, 19 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10018 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-05-19T00:00:00Z UC Davis CMN recognized nationally for its fundraising success at Walmart, Costco stores https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10022/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10022 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 18, 2015) - The Miracle Month of May is only half way through, but UC Davis Children's Miracle Network (CMN) has been recognized nationally for its fundraising success at Walmart and Costco stores. Mon, 18 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10022 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-05-18T00:00:00Z Sac Republic FC players surprise UC Davis Children's Hospital patients with visit https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10023/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10023 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 14, 2015) - Patients at UC Davis Children's Hospital got a surprise visit from Sacramento Republic FC players Rodrigo "Roro" Lopez and Gabe Gonzalez this afternoon. Thu, 14 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10023 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-05-14T00:00:00Z UC Davis Residency Programs awarded grants to boost primary-care workforce https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10016/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_10016 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 13, 2015) - California’s Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development has awarded more than $600,000 in grants to UC Davis’ Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Residency Training programs to boost primary health-care workforce training in California. Wed, 13 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/10016 Susan Mar 2015-05-13T00:00:00Z News 10 highlights UC Davis Children's Hospital in its "Breakfast on the Job" segment https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9994/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9994 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 8, 2015) - UC Davis Children's Hospital was the focus of News 10's "Breakfast on the Job" segment this morning from 5 to 7 a.m. The segment honored UC Davis Children's Hospital employees and discussed job opportunities currently available at the hospital.  Fri, 08 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9994 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-05-08T00:00:00Z New intervention pioneered at UC Davis Children's Hospital helps mothers address depression https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9983/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9983 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 7, 2015) - Researchers at UC Davis have developed a new intervention that identifies potentially depressed mothers and encourages them to seek treatment. The Motivating our Mothers (MOM) program takes a unique approach, relying on pediatricians rather than the mother’s doctor for diagnosis. In the study, mothers were given a short survey to assess whether they needed additional care. Those who identified depression symptoms were then coached by a research assistant to seek further help. [en español] Thu, 07 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9983 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-05-07T00:00:00Z Robin Steinhorn elected to the American Pediatric Society Council https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9989/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9989 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 6, 2015) - Robin Steinhorn, chair of the Department of Pediatrics and medical director of UC Davis Children’s Hospital, has been elected to the American Pediatric Society (APS) Council. Wed, 06 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9989 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-05-06T00:00:00Z Cable TV network Animal Planet films at UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9981/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9981 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (May 4, 2015) - Cable television channel Animal Planet was at UC Davis Children’s Hospital last week to produce an episode of the series “Monsters Inside Me” about Jordan Herbst, the Bishop teenager who in 2013 became infected and survived hantavirus, a life-threatening and rare infection. Mon, 04 May 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9981 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-05-04T00:00:00Z Miss America Kira Kazantsev brings cheer to UC Davis Children's Hospital patients https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9964/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9964 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 28, 2015) - Reigning Miss America Kira Kazantsev spent her day off at UC Davis Children’s Hospital last Friday. The 23-year-old New York resident was on spring break, but that didn’t stop her from making the trip out west to visit Sacramento and spend time with the pediatric patients on Davis 7. Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9964 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-04-28T00:00:00Z UC Davis makes breakthrough in understanding Canavan disease https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9957/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9957 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 27, 2015) - UC Davis investigators have settled a long-standing controversy surrounding the molecular basis of an inherited disorder that historically affected Ashkenazi Jews from Eastern Europe but now also arises in other populations of Semitic descent, particularly families from Saudi Arabia. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9957 Susan Mar 2015-04-27T00:00:00Z Prenatal stem cell treatment improves mobility issues caused by spina bifida https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9953/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9953 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 24, 2015) - The lower-limb paralysis associated with spina bifida may be effectively treated before birth by combining a unique stem cell therapy with surgery, new research from UC Davis Health System has found. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9953 Susan Mar 2015-04-24T00:00:00Z Donald M. Null joins UC Davis as medical director of the NICU https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9943/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9943 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (April 23, 2015) - Donald M. Null, an internationally renowned expert in neonatal ventilation, has joined the faculty of the UC Davis School of Medicine as medical director of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at UC Davis Children's Hospital. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9943 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-04-23T00:00:00Z IHOP's National Pancake Day raises more than $100,000 for UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9812/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9812 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (March 13, 2015) - Twenty-eight IHOP restaurants from 33 counties in Northern California raised more than $100,000 for UC Davis Children’s Hospital this month. IHOP guests enjoyed complimentary pancakes and were encouraged to make a donation to benefit UC Davis Children’s Hospital, the region’s local Children’s Miracle Network hospital at the tenth annual National Pancake Day on March 3, which raised funds for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Fri, 13 Mar 2015 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9812 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-03-13T00:00:00Z Build-A-Bear brings cuddly friends to UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9750/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9750 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (February 20, 2015) - UC Davis Children’s Hospital patients received new cuddly friends, as Build-A-Bear Workshop hosted an event in the pediatric playroom yesterday. Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9750 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-02-20T00:00:00Z Eli Gold Prize awardee delivers Pediatric Grand Rounds lecture https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9730/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9730 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (February 18, 2015) - Erik Fernandez y Garcia, associate professor in the Department of Pediatrics, was honored for his 2014 Eli Gold Prize and presented a lecture at the Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds last Friday. Wed, 18 Feb 2015 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9730 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-02-18T00:00:00Z Spirit Halloween Superstores donates $90,600 to UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9656/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9656 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (January 28, 2015) - 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 a generous donation by Spirit Halloween Superstores. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9656 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-01-28T00:00:00Z Tiny infant has a big impact on his community https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9653/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9653 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (January 26, 2015) - "Miles" Keiser, though nicknamed "Tiny" by his family, an infant treated at UC Davis Children’s Hospital in 2011 is having a big effect on the lives of children with congenital heart disease in Sacramento and on his community. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9653 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-01-26T00:00:00Z Project ADAM's first California affiliate established at UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9620/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9620 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (January 21, 2015) - A life-saving program that helps to prevent sudden cardiac arrest in children and teens has now arrived in California. UC Davis Children’s Hospital has become the first California affiliate for Project ADAM (Automated Defibrillators in Adam’s Memory), a non-profit organization dedicated to establishing comprehensive defibrillation programs in schools across the country. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9620 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2015-01-21T00:00:00Z Santa visits UC Davis Children's Hospital to spread holiday cheer https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9545/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9545 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 19, 2014) - Santa took a break from his toy-making schedule to visit UC Davis Children’s Hospital earlier this month to bring much-needed holiday cheer. The magical visit was made possible through the UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department and Macy’s/AFLAC. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9545 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-12-19T00:00:00Z UC Davis pediatric nurses participate in holiday food basket drive for Sacramento families https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9581/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9581 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 19, 2014) - Pediatric nurses have partnered with a local elementary school student council and PTA for the 15th year providing holiday food baskets to Families nominated by Bancroft elementary school. The food drive and distribution occurs Dec. 15-19. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9581 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-12-19T00:00:00Z "Mix for Miracles" Radiothon raises more than $67,000 for UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9568/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9568 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 18, 2014) - CBS Radio Mix96 and Children's Miracle Network raised more than $67,000 in their first "Mix For Miracles" radiothon for UC Davis Children's Hospital. Mix96, 96.1FM broadcasted live each day from 6 a.m. - 10 a.m. in the playroom on Davis 7 and continued the broadcast from 10 a.m.- 8 p.m. Dec. 9-11. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9568 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-12-18T00:00:00Z David Sobon named new chair of Children's Miracle Network Business Council https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9399/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9399 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 17, 2014) - David Sobon has been named the new chair of the Children's Miracle Network's Business Council at UC Davis. His one-year term began Oct. 1, 2014.  Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9399 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-12-17T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital opens pediatric pulmonary hypertension clinic https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9564/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9564 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 17, 2014) - Pediatric pulmonary hypertension patients can get the specialist care that they need close to home, thanks to the opening of the new Pulmonary Hypertension clinic at UC Davis Pediatric Heart Center. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9564 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-12-17T00:00:00Z Study funded on the clinical, financial effectiveness of telemedicine versus telephone consultations https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9552/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9552 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 16, 2014) - The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded a $1,198,384 grant to UC Davis pediatrician James Marcin to investigate how telemedicine consultations in emergency departments impact clinical outcomes, including cost effectiveness, compared with telephone consultations.  Tue, 16 Dec 2014 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9552 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-12-16T00:00:00Z "Mix for Miracles" Radiothon scheduled Dec. 9-11 at UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9532/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9532 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 5, 2014) - CBS Radio Mix96 and Children's Miracle Network is partnering to put on their first "Mix For Miracles" radiothon at UC Davis Children's Hospital. Mix96, 96.1FM will broadcast live each day from 6 a.m. - 10 a.m. in the playroom on Davis 7 and continue the broadcast from 10 a.m.- 8 p.m. Dec. 9-11. Fri, 05 Dec 2014 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9532 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-12-05T00:00:00Z Randi Hagerman celebrated for C. Anderson Aldrich Award https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9531/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9531 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 4, 2014) - The UC Davis MIND Institute on Wednesday celebrated the achievements of Medical Director Randi Hagerman, who in October received the C. Anderson Aldrich Award from the American Academy of Pediatrics, one of the most prestigious awards in the United States for a pediatrician. Thu, 04 Dec 2014 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9531 Phyllis Brown 2014-12-04T00:00:00Z Children's Miracle Network Hospitals hosts Wheel of Fortune sweepstakes https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9525/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9525 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 4, 2014) - America’s Game®, Wheel of Fortune, is once again entertaining viewers with its popular “Secret Santa Sweepstakes” presented by Walmart, and this year the at-home viewers aren’t the only winners. A Children’s Miracle Network Hospital of each winner’s choice will receive a cash donation matching his or her winnings with a minimum donation of $300,000 during the course of the sweepstakes. UC Davis Children’s Hospital could be one of those winners. Thu, 04 Dec 2014 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9525 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-12-04T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital families and staff share what they are thankful for https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9523/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9523 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (December 3, 2014) - Pediatric nurses at UC Davis Children’s Hospital had "thankful trees" around the unit in November to give patients and staff the chance to share what they were most thankful for. Wed, 03 Dec 2014 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9523 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-12-03T00:00:00Z Stand for the Kids event raises awareness for UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9473/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9473 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 14, 2014) - Phi Delta Epsilon, a medical fraternity at  UCDavis, held its first annual Stand for the Kids event last week in an effort to raise awareness  for UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Fri, 14 Nov 2014 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9473 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-11-14T00:00:00Z National study provides insights into childhood head injuries https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9460/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9460 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 12, 2014) - This week’s issue of the New England Journal of Medicine features an article that highlights an unprecedented analysis of the nation’s childhood head injuries. Wed, 12 Nov 2014 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9460 Susan Mar 2014-11-12T00:00:00Z UC Davis investigational medication used to resolve life-threatening seizures in children https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9456/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9456 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 12, 2014) - In its first clinical application in pediatric patients, an investigational medication developed and manufactured at UC Davis has been found to effectively treat children with life-threatening and difficult-to-control epileptic seizures without side effects, according to a research report by scientists at UC Davis and Northwestern University. Wed, 12 Nov 2014 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9456 Phyllis Brown 2014-11-12T00:00:00Z Trick-or-treat! Patients and staff at UC Davis Children's Hospital celebrate Halloween https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9439/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9439 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 5, 2014) - UC Davis Children's Hospital’sHalloween celebration took place Friday on the pediatrics unit. Patients and staff got into the Halloween spirit with costumes, games and trick-or-treating. The special event was made possible by the Davis 7 pediatric nurses and the Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department. Wed, 05 Nov 2014 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9439 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-11-05T00:00:00Z Nurse receives third place for poster at Pediatric Nursing Conference https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9367/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9367 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 30, 2014) - Clinical resource nurse Stacey Salvato, who works on Davis 7 Pediatrics, received third place for her clinical care poster at this year's 30th annual Pediatric Nursing Conference in National Harbor, Md. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9367 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-10-30T00:00:00Z The Pink House donates portion of sales to Children's Miracle Network Nov. 6-12 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9389/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9389 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 27, 2014) - The purchase of women's shoes, purses and accessories can help make miracles for UC Davis Children's Hospital patients as East Sacramento retailer The Pink House donates 20 percent off all purchases to the Children's Miracle Network at UC Davis Nov. 6-12.  Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9389 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-10-27T00:00:00Z Distinguished cancer prevention researcher to lead public health sciences at UC Davis https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9361/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9361 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 21, 2014) - Brad Pollock, a leading researcher on the incidence and control of childhood and adolescent cancer, has become chair of the Department of Public Health Sciences at the UC Davis School of Medicine. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9361 Karen Finney 2014-10-21T00:00:00Z Probiotic decreases the risk of necrotizing enterocolitis https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9336/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9336 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 10, 2014) - A team of UC Davis and University of Arizona researchers discovered that adding the bacteria Bifidobacterium longum subsp. infantis (B. infantis) to formula fed to newborn rats reduced the incidence of necrotizing enterocolitis, an often deadly intestinal infection. Fri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9336 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-10-10T00:00:00Z Local children's musical duo performs at UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9311/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9311 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 3, 2014) - The Poodlums, a children’s musical duo, performed for UC Davis Children’s Hospital last week. The special performance was made possible by a donation from a community member and the UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department. Fri, 03 Oct 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9311 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-10-03T00:00:00Z Shinjiro Hirose joins UC Davis as chief of pediatric general, thoracic and fetal surgery https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9300/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9300 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 2, 2014) - Shinjiro Hirose, a nationally recognized fetal and pediatric surgeon, has joined the faculty of the UC Davis School of Medicine as chief of the newly established Division of Pediatric General, Thoracic and Fetal Surgery in the Department of Surgery. Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9300 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-10-02T00:00:00Z Superheroes visits UC Davis Children's Hospital patients https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9292/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9292 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 26, 2014) - Superheroes took a break from their crime-stopping schedule to visit UC Davis Children’s Hospital earlier this week. The special visit was made possible through the UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department and the West Coast Avengers. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9292 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-09-26T00:00:00Z Stuart Berger joins UC Davis as chief of pediatric cardiology https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9278/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9278 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 23, 2014) - Stuart Berger, one of the nation's premier pediatric cardiologists and the leader in a national campaign to prevent sudden cardiac arrest deaths in children and teens, has joined the faculty of the UC Davis School of Medicine as professor and vice-chair of the Department of Pediatrics and chief of the Division of Pediatric Cardiology.  Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9278 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-09-23T00:00:00Z Pediatrics unit supports Operation Backpack drive https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9282/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9282 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 23, 2014) - Pediatrics unit nurses at UC Davis Children’s Hospital supported Operation Backpack for the third year, donating 190 backpacks filled with school supplies to Volunteers of America last month. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9282 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-09-23T00:00:00Z David Schrimmer joins UC Davis as chief of maternal-fetal medicine https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9240/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9240 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 18, 2014) - David B. Schrimmer, a highly respected obstetrician and gynecologist who is expert in the management of complex pregnancies, including multiple gestations and those requiring fetal therapy, has joined the faculty of the UC Davis School of Medicine in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology as professor and chief of the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9240 Phyllis Brown 2014-09-18T00:00:00Z Spirit Halloween Superstores gives back to UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9255/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9255 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 16, 2014) - 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, 16 Sep 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9255 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-09-16T00:00:00Z Ulfat Shaikh named Quality Improvement Project Leader by the American Academy of Pediatrics https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9251/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9251 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 16, 2014) - Ulfat Shaikh, director for healthcare quality at UC Davis School of Medicine and pediatrician at UC Davis Children's Hospital, has been named the Quality Improvement Project Leader for the American Academy of Pediatrics' (AAP) Council on Quality Improvement and Patient Safety (COQIPS). Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9251 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-09-16T00:00:00Z Katherine Rauen named 2014 Rare Champion of Hope honoree https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9151/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9151 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 15, 2014) - Katherine Rauen, professor in the Department of Pediatrics and a physician-scientist affiliated with UC Davis MIND Institute and UC Davis Children’s Hospital, has received the 2014 Rare Champion of Hope Honoree in Science. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9151 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-09-15T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital team stars in music video https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9244/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9244 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 12, 2014) - UC Davis Children's Hospital faculty, staff, residents and patients are featured in a new music video, "Glory Glory Sacramento," which will be shown at halftime at tomorrow's Sacramento Republic FC playoff game. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9244 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-09-12T00:00:00Z Jessie Rees Foundation delivers JoyJars to UC Davis Children's Hospital patients https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9245/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9245 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 11, 2014) - The Jessie Rees Foundation and its partner Anthem Blue Cross, made a special visit to the children at UC Davis Children’s Hospital, delivering 100 JoyJars yesterday. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9245 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-09-11T00:00:00Z 10th Annual Sake Fest benefiting UC Davis Pediatric Heart Center set for Oct. 9 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9235/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9235 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 10, 2014) - The 10th Annual Northern California Premium Sake Fest, benefiting the UC Davis Children’s Hospital Pediatric Heart Center, will be held on Thursday, Oct. 9, from 6-9 p.m. at the Sheraton Grand Sacramento Hotel. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9235 David Ong 2014-09-10T00:00:00Z Intervention in 6-month-olds with autism ameliorates symptoms, alleviates developmental delay https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9182/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9182 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 8, 2014) - Treatment at the earliest age when signs of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) appear – sometimes in infants as young as 6 months old – significantly reduces symptoms so that, by age 3, most who received the therapy had neither ASD nor developmental delay, a UC Davis MIND Institute research study has found. [español] Mon, 08 Sep 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9182 Phyllis Brown 2014-09-08T00:00:00Z A hobby with high purpose https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9216/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9216 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 4, 2014) - As part of Angel Flight West's team, surgeon and pilot Tom Stevenson donates his time and plane to fly people who need organ transplants, kidney dialysis, cancer treatment and other types of care to locations throughout California, Oregon and Nevada. Thu, 04 Sep 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9216 Susan Mar 2014-09-04T00:00:00Z Young Adult Bereavement Art Group begins Sept. 29 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9209/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9209 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 4, 2014) - 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. The sessions will be held on eight consecutive Tuesday evenings from Sept. 29 through Nov. 17. Thu, 04 Sep 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9209 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-09-04T00:00:00Z Young earthquake survivor thankful to UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9198/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9198 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 27, 2014) - Nicholas Dillon, the brave 13-year-old who survived after a chimney collapsed on him in his home during the Napa Valley earthquake last Saturday, is in good condition in UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Dillon’s recovery has garnered national and international media attention. He was interviewed from his hospital room in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit yesterday by NBC News, among other media outlets. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9198 Phyllis Brown 2014-08-27T00:00:00Z Door-to-door fundraising scam does not benefit UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9187/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9187 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 20, 2014) - The Sacramento-based UC Davis Health System reminds northern California residents that it never seeks donations using door-to-door solicitors and does not work with organizations that use this fundraising approach. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9187 Karen Finney 2014-08-20T00:00:00Z CAARE Center and SacEDAPT Clinic receive federal grant to treat psychosis in traumatized youth https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9173/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9173 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 18, 2014) - The UC Davis CAARE Center and UC Davis Psychiatry’s SacEDAPT Clinic have received funding to improve the assessment and treatment of underserved traumatized youth who are experiencing the early signs of psychosis. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9173 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-08-18T00:00:00Z Pediatric patients build some fun at Lego event https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9167/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9167 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 13, 2014) - As a former UC Davis Children's Hospital patient, Zachary Hill knows what it is like to spend time in the pediatrics unit of UC Davis Children's Hospital. Last month, the 17-year-old returned and brought some Lego fun with him. Hill, a life scout from Troop 107 in Sacramento, decided to focus his Eagle Scout project on creating a playroom event for the boys and girls in the pediatrics unit.  Wed, 13 Aug 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9167 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-08-13T00:00:00Z University of California brings researchers together for statewide autism summit https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9174/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9174 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 13, 2014) - Bringing together the research prowess of the University of California to address the increase in autism incidence, its public health impacts, and the need to speed the development of treatments for affected individuals and their families, internationally respected scientists from UC campuses at Irvine, Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco and Davis will converge at the UC Davis MIND Institute for a daylong summit on innovative translational neurodevelopmental research. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9174 Phyllis Brown 2014-08-13T00:00:00Z Summer Concert brings smiles to kids, grownups alike https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9175/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9175 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 13, 2014) - More than 250 staff, faculty, students and neighbors enjoyed live music, food and fun at last week’s free summer concert, presented by UC Davis Children’s Hospital. The event was co-hosted by the UC Davis Health System Community Advisory Board and Shriners Hospitals for Children – Northern California. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9175 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-08-13T00:00:00Z Children's Miracle Network Hospitals® Telethon raises $184,130 for UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9172/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9172 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 12, 2014) - Telethon viewers and partners raised $184,130 for UC Davis Children's Hospital, the local Children's Miracle Network Hospital in Sacramento. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9172 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-08-12T00:00:00Z Teen hospice patient receives surprise visit from soccer star https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9160/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_9160 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 4, 2014) - The UC Davis Hospice Program recently arranged a special occasion for one of its patients, who also is an avid soccer fan, 13-year-old Bryan Garcia: an unannounced visit to his home from Rodrigo Lopez, a member of the Sacramento Republic FC soccer team of United Soccer Leagues. Mon, 04 Aug 2014 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/9160 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2014-08-04T00:00:00Z