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 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, Calif. (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 Votes for UC Davis Children's Hospital could result in $50,000 to help local kids https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12488/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12488 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 29, 2017) - UC Davis Health employees and the general public are invited to cast their votes to support UC Davis Children’s Hospital, the local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12488 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-11-29T00:00:00Z Drive-through donations! https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12458/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12458 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 17, 2017) - To make the donation of toys and other gifts easier for generous businesses, non-profit organizations and donors, UC Davis is offering donors the opportunity to drive up and drop off donations for the holidays. Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12458 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-11-17T00:00:00Z $2 million grant brings telemedicine to children with disabilities https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12433/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12433 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 15, 2017) - The UC Davis Department of Pediatrics has received a $2 million, five-year grant from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to fund a new telemedicine program for children in remote communities. The School-Based Tele-Physiatry Assistance for Rehabilitative and Therapeutic Services (STARS) program will provide critical physiatry care for kids with cerebral palsy, spina bifida, spinal cord injuries and other disabilities. The team believes the program will close gaps in care, improve quality of life for affected children and save money. [En Español] Wed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12433 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-11-15T00:00:00Z Preventing pertussis https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12442/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12442 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 9, 2017) - Pertussis, widely known as “whooping cough,” is a contagious bacterial infection of the respiratory system. It’s called “whooping cough” because children infected with it gasp for air between the fierce bouts of coughing that it causes. Thu, 09 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12442 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-11-09T00:00:00Z CMN hosts Gratitude Golf Tournament 'fore' the kids https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12430/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12430 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (November 8, 2017) - More than 70 golfers participated in Monday’s Gratitude Golf Tournament, hosted by Children’s Miracle Network at UC Davis. Located at the Yocha Dehe Golf Club, the event featured a day of golf, gratitude and fellowship in support of children’s health and UC Davis Children’s Hospital. The event was made possible by a $5,000 golf grant from Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation. Wed, 08 Nov 2017 00:00:00 PST https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12430 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-11-08T00:00:00Z Trick or treating fun at UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12411/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12411 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 31, 2017) - UC Davis Children's Hospital’s Halloween celebration took place today on the pediatrics unit. Patients and staff got into the Halloween spirit with costumes, games and trick-or-treating. The special event was made possible by the Davis 7 pediatric nurses and the Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department. Tue, 31 Oct 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12411 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-10-31T00:00:00Z Join gamers playing for UC Davis Children's Hospital on Extra Life Game Day, Nov. 4 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12406/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12406 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 31, 2017) - Local gamers of all levels and from all categories — console, mobile, PC, table-top, etc. — are uniting for one cause on Saturday, November 4: to save and improve the lives of kids treated at UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Extra Life, a Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals (CMN Hospitals) fundraising program, provides game-loving locals a fun way to support UC Davis Children’s Hospital, the local CMN Hospital. Tue, 31 Oct 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12406 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-10-31T00:00:00Z Peers can reduce tobacco use among younger smokers https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12394/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12394 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 25, 2017) - Participating in a brief intervention delivered by their peers in community settings can help reduce smoking among youth and young adults, a new study from a team of tobacco-cessation researchers shows. Wed, 25 Oct 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12394 Karen Finney 2017-10-25T00:00:00Z American College of Surgeons dedicates scientific forum to Farmer https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12389/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12389 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 24, 2017) - The Scientific Forum of this year’s Clinical Congress of the American College of Surgeons (ACS), held Oct. 22-26 in San Diego, has been dedicated to Diana Farmer, chair of the UC Davis Department of Surgery and surgeon-in-chief of UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Tue, 24 Oct 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12389 Karen Finney 2017-10-24T00:00:00Z UC Davis to host fourth annual Human Genomics Symposium https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12380/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12380 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 24, 2017) - Tue, 24 Oct 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12380 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-10-24T00:00:00Z Bullying prevention tips for families https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12387/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12387 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 24, 2017) - More than one out of every five students report being bullied, according to the National Center for Educational Statistics. October is national bullying prevention month and UC Davis adolescent medicine physician Laura Kester has prepared some helpful tips for families to help them identify and combat bullying behaviors. Tue, 24 Oct 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12387 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-10-24T00:00:00Z Children's Miracle Network at UC Davis partners with Lazer Broadcasting Group for radiothon Oct. 25-27 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12294/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12294 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 17, 2017) - Children's Miracle Network at UC Davis will kick off its radiothon with Lazer Broadcasting Group Oct. 25-27 to raise funds for UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Stations will broadcast a mix of patient stories, facts and interviews into regular programming to raise awareness of and funds for UC Davis Children’s Hospital.  Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12294 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-10-17T00:00:00Z Kohl's to donate $450,000 to UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12348/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12348 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 17, 2017) - Kohl’s Cares will donate $450,000 over two years to the UC Davis Children’s Hospital's Kohl’s Injury Prevention program. The program will support three strategies in the Sacramento community: to educate teen drivers on safe driving, educate families on childhood safety in and around cars, and educate violently injured and at-risk youth, identified through the UC Davis trauma program, on violence avoidance strategies. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12348 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-10-17T00:00:00Z Fernandez y Garcia receives best poster award at International Conference on Communication in Healthcare https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12363/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12363 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 17, 2017) - Erik Fernandez y Garcia, associate professor of clinical pediatrics at UC Davis Children's Hospital, has been awarded the best poster presentation at the 2017 International Conference on Communication in Healthcare and Health Literacy Annual Research Conference in Baltimore this month. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12363 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-10-17T00:00:00Z Build-a-Bear brings smiles to UC Davis Children's Hospital patients https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12354/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12354 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 12, 2017) - Sometimes a bear hug is just what the doctor ordered. And today was a day of bear hugs (and bat hugs, cat hugs and monkey hugs). Build-a-Bear Workshop in Roseville brought all of these stuffed animals, as well as plenty of clothes, beating hearts and stuffed animal-sized backpacks, to the pediatric patients at UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12354 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-10-12T00:00:00Z UC Davis, NEC Society launch major project to examine the use of probiotics in vulnerable preemies https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12323/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12323 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 5, 2017) - Thanks to the leadership of Mark Underwood, chief of neonatology at UC Davis Children's Hospital, and the NEC Society’s Scientific Advisory Council, the NEC Society is launching a Multi-NICU Probiotic Quality Improvement (QI) Project. It is the first project of its kind to capture data from NICUs that are ready to start routine administration of probiotics to very low birthweight infants (VLBWs) at risk for necrotizing enterocolitis. Thu, 05 Oct 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12323 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-10-05T00:00:00Z 2017-2018 Human Genomics Seminar Series starts Oct. 4 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12325/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12325 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 3, 2017) - UC Davis Children's Hospital, UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center and the UC Davis Genome Center are hosting the 2017-2018 Human Genomics Seminar Series, a monthly series focusing on genomic medicine topics, led by UC Davis faculty. Seminars will be held the first Wednesday of every month at noon at the Center for Health and Technology, room 1341. Tue, 03 Oct 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12325 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-10-03T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital receives the 2018 Women's Choice Award https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12320/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12320 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 2, 2017) - UC Davis Children’s Hospital has been named as a Best Children’s Hospital  and Best Children’s Hospital for Emergency Care by the Women’s Choice Award, America’s trusted referral source for the best in health care. Mon, 02 Oct 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12320 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-10-02T00:00:00Z UC Davis Children's Hospital re-verified as Level I Children's Surgery Center by American College of Surgeons https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12289/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12289 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 29, 2017) - UC Davis Children’s Hospital has been re-verified as a Level I Children’s Surgery Center by the American College of Surgeons (ACS) for the next two years. The designation from the ACS Children’s Surgery Verification Quality Improvement Program focuses on the nation’s first and only multi-specialty standards of surgical care for pediatric patients. UC Davis Children's Hospital remains the first hospital on the West Coast, and only the fourth in the nation, to earn this distinction. Fri, 29 Sep 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12289 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-09-29T00:00:00Z Spirit Halloween gives back to UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12290/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12290 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 27, 2017) - 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, 27 Sep 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12290 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-09-27T00:00:00Z Children's Hospital patient meets Marvel superhero stars https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12301/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12301 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 22, 2017) - Four-year-old Jonathan Hunt has proven that he has the stuff that superheroes are made of. The Fair Oaks resident experienced a stroke in January, after a freak accident on a trampoline left him paralyzed on his right side and unable to walk. After six weeks of hospitalization and daily physical, speech and occupational therapy at UC Davis Children’s Hospital, Johnathan was able to walk out the front doors of the hospital on his own and he continues with outpatient therapy. Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12301 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-09-22T00:00:00Z Walmart and Sam's Club kick off CMN fundraising campaign for UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12292/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12292 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 20, 2017) - Sam's Club and Walmart are kicking off their annual Miracle Balloon campaign by asking customers to support Children's Miracle Network Hospitals and its local hospital, UC Davis Children’s Hospital, from Sept. 21 to Oct. 29. Customers can donate $1 or more when they check out at the register. Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12292 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-09-20T00:00:00Z Entravision Radiothon raises $182,960 for UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12266/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12266 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 11, 2017) - Entravision and Children’s Miracle Network at UC Davis announced that $182,960 was raised for UC Davis Children’s Hospital during its 72-hour Radiothon last month. Mon, 11 Sep 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12266 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-09-11T00:00:00Z "Doctor PE" deepens K-6 students' connections with health https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12257/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12257 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (September 6, 2017) - When Walnut Grove Elementary School principal Carrie Norris was viewing her students’ Valentine’s Day art honoring what they love most, among the tributes to parents, friends and pets was one for “Doctor PE.” That student was referring to a unique and popular program that brings UC Davis family and community medicine residents to her school twice each week to teach physical education. Wed, 06 Sep 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12257 Karen Finney 2017-09-06T00:00:00Z Gun safety recommendations for parents https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12250/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12250 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 31, 2017) - In the United States, one in three homes with young children have guns, many which are unlocked and unloaded. To protect children, UC Davis Children’s Hospital reminds parents to keep firearms out of children’s reach and offers these recommendations. Thu, 31 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12250 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-08-31T00:00:00Z Young Adult Bereavement Art Group begins Sept. 20 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12230/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12230 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 28, 2017) - The UC Davis Hospice Program and UC Davis Children's Hospital Bereavement Program will offer an eight-week Young Adult Bereavement Art Group for individuals 17 to 24 who are coping with the recent loss of a loved one. Mon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12230 Caitlin Scordalakis 2017-08-28T00:00:00Z UC Davis Pediatric Telehealth Colloquium set for Oct. 23-24 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12232/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12232 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 23, 2017) - UC Davis Health will host the Pediatric Telehealth Colloquium on Oct. 23-24 at the UC Davis Conference Center in Davis. Wed, 23 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12232 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-08-23T00:00:00Z CMN Mediathon on ABC10 raises $573,586 for UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12221/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12221 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 21, 2017) - After a 19-hour Children's Miracle Network Hospitals® Mediathon on ABC10 KXTV, the final totals revealed that Mediathon viewers and partners raised $573,586 for UC Davis Children's Hospital, the local Children's Miracle Network Hospital in Sacramento. Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12221 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-08-21T00:00:00Z UC Davis Medical Center receives Excellence in Life Support Award https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12216/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12216 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 15, 2017) - UC Davis Medical Center has received the Gold Level ELSO Award for Excellence in Life Support from the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO) for its Extracorporeal Life Support Program. The program provides lifesaving support for failing organ systems in infants, children and adults. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12216 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-08-15T00:00:00Z Papa Murphy's pizzas to support UC Davis Children's Hospital -- Aug. 18-19 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12210/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12210 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 11, 2017) - Get ready for $5 Take ‘N’ Bake pizzas next Friday morning, Aug. 18, in parking lot #3 (near the corner of 45th and X streets) at the medical center. Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12210 Charles Casey 2017-08-11T00:00:00Z Impulsivity in teens, young adults subject of $3.7 million UC Davis grant https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12208/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12208 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 11, 2017) - Julie Schweitzer, a professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and UC Davis MIND Institute researcher, has received a $3.7 million grant from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) to track impulsivity and self-control in teens and young adults over time. Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12208 Dorsey Griffith 2017-08-11T00:00:00Z Children's Miracle Network partners with Entravision for Radiothon Aug. 17-19 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12077/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12077 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 9, 2017) - Children's Miracle Network at UC Davis will kick off its Radiothon with Entravision Aug. 17-19 to raise funds for UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Stations will broadcast a mix of patient stories, facts and interviews into regular programming to raise awareness of and funds for UC Davis Children’s Hospital.  Wed, 09 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12077 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-08-09T00:00:00Z ABC10 airs Children's Miracle Network Hospitals mediathon on Aug. 18 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. (August 8, 2017) - The Children's Miracle Network Hospitals® mediathon will be broadcast on ABC10 KXTV in Sacramento beginning Friday, Aug. 18 at 4:30 a.m. ending at 11:35 p.m. Funds raised will benefit UC Davis Children’s Hospital, the local Children's Miracle Network Hospital. Tue, 08 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12200 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-08-08T00:00:00Z How UC Davis surgical team saved mom, baby's life without blood transfusion https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12191/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12191 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (August 1, 2017) - During Karine Petrosyan’s pregnancy, she developed a series of very rare and serious conditions, which threatened both her and her baby’s life.  Tue, 01 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12191 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-08-01T00:00:00Z 2017 Dave and Dan Classic raises more than $1.273 million for children's hospitals including UC Davis Children's Hospital https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12188/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12188 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 31, 2017) - This year’s fifth annual Dave and Dan Classic, presented by First Tech Federal Credit Union, raised more than $1.273 million to support Credit Unions for Kids, benefiting six Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals in California, Colorado, Oregon and Washington, including UC Davis Children’s Hospital. Mon, 31 Jul 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12188 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-07-31T00:00:00Z Miracle Treat Day benefits UC Davis Children's Hospital on July 27 https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12150/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12150 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 21, 2017) - On Thursday, July 27, in celebration of Miracle Treat Day, participating Dairy Queen® locations in Sacramento will come together to raise funds for UC Davis Children’s Hospital.  Fri, 21 Jul 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12150 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-07-21T00:00:00Z Kuppermann gets award of a lifetime https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12161/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12161 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 14, 2017) - The Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) recently honored Nate Kuppermann with more than just a lifetime award for meritorious accomplishments in research and mentorship. Fri, 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12161 Charles Casey 2017-07-14T00:00:00Z Kristin Hoffman named 2017 Eli Gold Prize recipient https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12136/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12136 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 13, 2017) - Kristin Hoffman, assistant professor in the Department of Pediatrics, has been awarded the 2017 Eli Gold Prize this month. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12136 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-07-13T00:00:00Z The benefits of breast milk on gut health topic of July 27 presentation https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12146/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12146 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 13, 2017) - How can our bodies have protection against infections and the protection that comes from healthy intestinal bacteria? Mark Underwood, chief of neonatology at UC Davis Children’s Hospital, will discuss how the components of human breast milk help provide answers to these questions on Thursday, July 27 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Old Soul @ 40 Acres, 3434 Broadway in Sacramento. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12146 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-07-13T00:00:00Z Alex's story https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12097/?WT.rss_f=UC Davis Childrens Hospital news&WT.rss_ev=a&WT.rss_a=Article_12097 SACRAMENTO, Calif. (July 3, 2017) - Estella Mendoza of Dixon was 15 weeks pregnant in September 2016 when a routine blood test and an ultrasound examination detected a serious abnormality: her fetus had myelomeningocele, a form of spina bifida. Mon, 03 Jul 2017 00:00:00 PDT https://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/publish/news/children/12097 Tricia Tomiyoshi 2017-07-03T00:00:00Z