Transforming Health Care Through Research and Innovation

Transforming Health Care Through Research and Innovation

Ranked in all 10 pediatric specialties thanks to our caregivers.

From innovations in lifesaving TeleNICU care to transformational neurosurgery techniques, Children’s Health is a recognized leader in pioneering pediatric health care.

Since 1961, Children’s Health has been the primary pediatric clinical partner for UT Southwestern, one of the nation’s leading medical education and biomedical research institutions.

As the only academically affiliated pediatric hospital in the North Texas region, Children’s Health offers unparalleled access to the latest groundbreaking research, clinical trials and academic expertise. Together, Children’s Health and UT Southwestern are developing the next-generation of therapies and techniques that will be used to help children across the nation -- and around the world.

Led by faculty from UT Southwestern, the research at Children’s Health seeks to find better cures and treatments for children. With a spirit of innovation and dedication to excellence, our research team translates findings into cutting-edge patient care. With interdisciplinary collaboration, our research touches lives across our many specialties.

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Ranked in all 10 pediatric specialties thanks to our caregivers.

U.S. News and World Report

Children’s Medical Center Dallas, part of the Children's Health℠ system, is proud to be ranked in all 10 pediatric specialties for the sixth year in a row.

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Featured Clinical Trials

  • Expanded Access Protocol Using 131I-MIBG Therapy for Refractory Neuroblastoma, Pheochromocytoma, or Paraganglioma

    The purpose of this research study is to make 131I-MIBG therapy available to patients with advanced neuroblastoma, pheochromocytoma, or paraganglioma and further assess the side effects of 131I-MIBG therapy.

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Pediatric Insights Podcast

Pediatric Insights is a medical podcast that will explore the latest in pediatric care and research. Experts from Children’s Health will discuss advances and innovations as they encounter some of the most complex pediatric conditions.

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Research Institute at UT Southwestern

Established in 2011, Children’s Medical Center Research Institute (CRI) combines the clinical expertise of Children’s Medical Center Dallas with the scientific excellence of UT Southwestern. With research efforts focused on regenerative medicine, cancer biology and metabolism, CRI is making groundbreaking advances in science and medicine.