Yesterday, the Institute of Medicine and the National Research Council released an extensive report on sports-related concussions in children and teens that found helmets do not prevent concussions in youth athletes.
Monthly Archive: October 2013
A recent grant from the Department of Defense (DoD) to The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia will fund a new study of advanced transplantation techniques.
Nancy Kassam-Adams, PhD, of the Hospital’s Center for Injury Research and Prevention (CIRP), was featured in a recent New York Times Blog Post focusing on post-traumatic stress in children and parents after the child’s sustained an injury.
Phyllis A. Dennery, MD, FAAP, an internationally prominent neonatologist and researcher at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, has been elected to the prestigious Institute of Medicine (IOM).
Designed by the Center for Biomedical Informatics (CBMi), the Harvest toolkit is an open-source, highly interactive framework that is designed to let users to quickly navigate different types and levels of data.
An international collaboration will delve into why patients with chromosome 22q11.2 deletion syndrome have an elevated risk of schizophrenia and other psychiatric illnesses.
Established in 2001, the Commonwealth Universal Research Enhancement (CURE) program awards grants to biomedical, clinical, and health services research projects.
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia has announced that its Formulary – the list of medications approved for use – will no longer include most dietary supplements.
Osler Circle, comprised of Chief Scientific Officer Phil Johnson, MD, and fellow doctors and friends of CHOP, are one of five local bands vying for the title of “Rock MD Champions” at the Keswick Theatre in Glenside on Wednesday, Oct. 9 at 7 p.m.