Images of America: Children's Hospital Boston
This new book presents a visual tour of the history and development of Children's Hospital Boston, while reflecting the history of pediatrics in America. To purchase a copy, visit www.arcadiapublishing.com.
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Children's Hospital Boston's bi-monthly electronic newsletter connects you to the clinical expertise of Children's specialists and sub-specialists, news from our research labs, information on continuing medical education events and other useful topics.
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September is National Sickle Cell Awareness Month
One out of every 500 African Americans is born with sickle cell each year, and Children's program follows over 200 children with this condition.
Webcast: Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Pyeloplasty
On June 30, Craig Peters, MD, director of Children's Hospital Boston's Minimally Invasive Surgical Unit, performed a robotic assisted laparoscopic pyeloplasty, which was broadcast live over the Internet. Surgeon-in-Chief and Urologist-in-Chief Alan Retik, MD, moderated the webcast. To view a replay of the webcast, visit www.or-live.com/