Category Archive: Global Health Center

Sep 24 2018

Global Health Researchers Finding Ways to Improve Children’s Cancer Survival Rates

Every child with cancer deserves the greatest opportunity to be cured, no matter where in the world they live. This overarching sense of purpose took Julianne Burns, MD, a third-year pediatric Infectious Diseases fellow, from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia to the Hospital Infantil Dr. Robert Reid Cabral (HIRRC) in the Dominican Republic for four weeks this summer to conduct much needed infectious disease research.

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Jul 1 2015

International Partnership Leads to Cerebral Palsy Insights

cerebral palsyBased on a partnership in Botswana with the University of Pennsylvania, researchers in Children’s Hospital’s Global Health Center performed the first rigorous study of Cerebral palsy outcomes in Africa.

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