Robert E. Shaddy, M.D., to join CHLA as chair of Pediatrics at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, and Pediatrician-in-Chief and Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs at CHLA.
CHLA Surgeon-in-Chief Dr. Henri R. Ford earns an Honorary Fellowship to the Royal College of Surgeons of England and is elected president of the American Pediatric Surgical Association.
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is about to receive a generous donation from a famous source: rapper, cooking show host, and entrepreneur Snoop Dogg. During a visit to Jimmy Kimmel Live! Tuesday night, the music icon casually gifted Kimmel with a check for the hospital. The comedian recently spoke out in an emotional monologue on his…
(Children's Hospital Los Angeles) A team of investigators led by Rohit Kohli, MBBS, MS, of Children's Hospital Los Angeles, has identified key inflammatory cells involved in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. Current treatment for the disorder involves changes to diet, yet no medication has been approved for treatment. Show More Summary
(Children's Hospital Los Angeles) Researchers from the Children's Center for Cancer and Blood Diseases at Children's Hospital Los Angeles examined the mechanisms of B cell immune reconstitution in pediatric patients who had undergone...Show More Summary
Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and the CHLA Health Network announced today the launch of the CHLA Health Network, a group of more than 100 general pediatricians in 26 practices throughout Los Angeles who have affiliated with CHLA to improve care for children across Southern California.
Last week, Jimmy Kimmel made an emotional and personal plea about health care in America. He told the story of his son’s life-threatening experience at a hospital in Los Angeles, and said that all children, regardless of their parents’ income, deserve medical treatment. But last night he apologized for his “offensive”… Read more...
Recently, a nurse at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles noticed that comedian Jimmy Kimmel’s newborn baby had a murmur and was cyanotic and brought it to the newborn intensive care unit for further evaluation. That triggered a rush of activity that led to a diagnosis of a congenital heart defect and heart valve problem and surgery […]
Investor and film producer Gary Magness and his wife, director-producer Sarah Siegel-Magness, have made a $1.5 million donation to Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) on behalf of The Gary Magness Family Foundation.
Investigators at Children's Hospital Los Angeles have found that the gene PID1 enhances killing of medulloblastoma, the most commonly occurring malignant primary brain tumor in children, and glioblastoma, the most commonly occurring malignant primary brain tumor in adults.
(Children's Hospital Los Angeles) Investigators at The Saban Research Institute of Children's Hospital Los Angeles have found that the gene PID1 enhances killing of medulloblastoma and glioblastoma cells. Medulloblastoma is the mostShow More Summary
(Children's Hospital Los Angeles) A team of investigators has determined that young children participating in a clinical trial to assess the effectiveness of reduced radiotherapy did worse when there were deviations from the treatment protocol. Results of the study will be available online in advance of publication by Pediatric Blood & Cancer on April 4.
Las Madrinas, a nonprofit dedicated to raising funds for Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA), has made a $5 million commitment to support care for children diagnosed with neurological conditions. The gift establishes the Las Madrinas...Show More Summary
Distinguished health care publication Becker's Hospital Review announced today that Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) has been selected to the 2017 edition of its "100 Great Hospitals in America" list.
Chris Evans poses for a photo with a patient during a visit to Children’s Hospital Los Angeles to close out the month-long fundraising campaign, Make March Matter, on Friday (March 31) in Los Angeles. The 35-year-old actor was joined by his Gifted co-star Mckenna Grace to give the kids a special advanced screening of their [...]
Khloe Kardashian Loves The Kids, Hosts Cycle House Class To Benefit Childrens Hospital Khloe Kardashian hosted a ride at Cycle House West Hollywood in support of Children’s Hospital Los Angeles’ Make March Matter™ campaign. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians
Malin Akerman is all smiles as she arrives at the Neiman Marcus store for a shopping event on Friday (March 17) in Los Angeles. The 38-year-old Billions actress co-hosted the event alongside Neiman Marcus to benefit the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Mallin Akerman Malin helped the Make March [...]
Jack Black made a lot of kids happy today! The 47-year-old School of Rock actor volunteered at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles on Saturday (March 18) to support Make March Matter, a month-long campaign that encourages local businesses to fight for children’s health. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Jack Black Jack spent lots of [...]
In February 1967, 6-year-old Tommy Hoag became the first Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) patient ever to undergo a kidney transplant. On Tuesday, March 7, 2017, Hoag and his childhood nephrologist Dr. Richard Fine reunited at the hospital to mark the 50th anniversary of Hoag's transplant.
A study led by Ravi Bansal, PhD, and Bradley S. Peterson, MD, of The Saban Research Institute of Children's Hospital Los Angeles, has found structural differences in the cerebral cortex of patients with depression and that these differences normalize with appropriate medication.