Children's Archived Press Releases

December

FDA approves Berlin Heart for children

December 16, 2011

Wait times for young patients needing the device will shorten dramatically, doctor says

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October

International Walk to School Day focuses on safety

October 03, 2011

Oct. 5th event at Botello Elementary will teach kids how to walk safely to school

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September

Children's Medical Center's 2011 Holiday Parade Signs Pizza Hut as Co-Presenting Sponsor

September 28, 2011

While the rest of the Dallas-Fort Worth area was enduring triple digit heat, it was snowing recently while 400 employees of Plano-based Pizza Hut hoisted red balloons, all in celebration of their new $1 million, multi-year relationship with Children's Medical Center.

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Children's Medical Center's New State-of-the-Art Helicopter at Forefront of Air Medical Transport Safety

September 26, 2011

Children’s Medical Center www.childrens.com has debuted a new state-of-the-art medical helicopter that can fly two patients at a time while setting the highest standard for safety, including two pilots and full night-vision technology.

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August

Dean Foods and Alliance Data CEOs Support Children's

August 28, 2011

Company CEOs of Dean Foods and Alliance Data have made significant corporate and personal commitments to help Children’s Medical Center maintain and enhance its position as the premier pediatric health care provider in North Texas and beyond.

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Follow the signs to see if your young athlete needs a cardiac evaluation, Children's doctors say

August 24, 2011

Medical history, family history important indicators of whether tests are necessary

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Children's names new director of cancer program

August 15, 2011

Children’s has named Dr. Stephen X. Skapek director of the hospital’s nationally ranked Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders.

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July

Children's Medical Center stars in five-part documentary

July 28, 2011

Beginning Aug. 3, “Children’s Med Dallas,” a five-part TV documentary airing on WFAA Ch. 8, will reveal behind-the-scenes stories of life at the nation’s 7th-largest pediatric hospital.

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June

Southlake Specialty Care Center opens with “family fun party”

June 16, 2011

Children's Medical Center will mark the grand opening of its new $21 million Southlake Specialty Care Center on Saturday with a five-hour celebration for children and adults alike.

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