Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Retinal OCT measures tied to intracranial pressure in childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Peripapillary retinal optical coherence tomography measures are associated with intracranial pressure in children, according to a study published online Feb. 23 in JAMA Ophthalmology . Jordan W. Swanson, M.D., from The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, and colleagues conducted a cross-sectional study involving three groups of patients undergoing procedures.


  2. More informationRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2017 | Gulfshore Life

    For one day each year, Naples becomes the epicenter for some of the biggest ideas and most interesting people influencing our world. The Imagine Solutions Conference brings game-changing, future-shaping ideas and the brilliant minds who imagined them, together with an audience comprised of our community's leaders and learners.


  3. Somnia Announces Winner of Sixth Annual CRNA of the Year AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Market Wire

    Somnia Anesthesia, an anesthesia practice management company serving hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, and office based practices nationwide, announced the winner of the 2017 CRNA of the Year Award, Randy Graybeal, first lead CRNA at Providence Regional Medical Center in Everett, Washington. The award was established as part of Somnia's recognition of National Nurse Anesthetists Week.


  4. Aevi Genomic Medicine Announces Expansion Of Its Collaboration With...Read the original story

    Feb 21, 2017 | BioSpace

    Aevi Genomic Medicine, Inc. announced today that it has strengthened its discovery and research platform by extending its genomics collaboration with the Center for Applied Genomics at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia . The amendment to the existing agreement with CHOP grants the Company options for long-term exclusive access to certain data and samples from the CAG biobank and certain discoveries in rare and orphan diseases.


  5. MRI During Infancy May Predict Autism in High-Risk KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | PsychCentral

    A first-of-its-kind study used electronic imaging to correctly predict 80 percent of high-risk infants who would later meet criteria for autism at two years of age. The research was performed on infants with older siblings with autism.


  6. 'Exciting' new therapy shows promising results for hemophilia patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | CTV

    A small gene therapy trial involving several Canadian patients is offering new hope to people living with hemophilia, a rare and potentially fatal genetic disorder. Hemophilia patients can suffer prolonged or uncontrollable bleeding, even after minor injuries.


  7. Autism Treatment 2017: Brain Imaging Could Diagnose Disorder Before...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Medical Daily

    Many children with autism spectrum disorder begin to show signs of the disorder between 12 and 18 months of age. According to the National Institute of Health , these symptoms include problems with eye contact, no response to his or her name, problems following a moving object, and nonverbal communication issues such as not pointing at an object when asked about it.


  8. US scientists use MRI scan to diagnose autism in babiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | Daily Mail

    The study, published today in Nature, is the first to show it is possible to identify which infants - among those with older siblings with autism - will be diagnosed with autism at 24 months of age. Researchers across the US used MRIs on hundreds of infants with autistic siblings.


  9. Thrombolysis in Pediatric Stroke StudyRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2015 | Circulation

    From the Departments of Neurology, Psychiatry and Radiology, Boston Children's Hospital, and Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA ; Division of Neurology, Department of Pediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children Toronto, Ontario, Canada ; The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Departments of Neurology and Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia ; Department of Neurology, Alberta Children's Hospital Research Institute, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Alberta Children's Hospital and Department of Clinical Neurosciences and Hotchkiss Brain Institute , University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada; Department of Pediatrics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada ; Dell Children's Medical Center and University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy ; BloodCenter of Wisconsin and Department of Pediatrics and ... (more)


  10. Imagine Solutions Conference 2017Read the original story

    Feb 14, 2017 | Gulfshore Life

    The Imagine Solutions Conference brings game-changing, future-shaping ideas and the brilliant minds who imagined them, together with an audience comprised of our community's leaders and learners. The 7th annual Imagine Solutions Conference is February 27, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. 5:15 p.m. at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples.


  11. Brain network connections may underlie social behavior linked to autismRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and colleagues from the IBIS network used scans to identify brain networks that play a role when a baby sees an object and - by pointing and/or shifting gaze - gets someone else to focus on the object, too. Such behavior is impaired in children with autism.


  12. Aevi Genomic Medicine to Present at the Leerink Partners 6th Annual Global Healthcare ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Market Wire

    A live webcast of the presentation can be accessed under "Presentations" in the Investors section of the Company's website at or you may use the link: Aevi Genomic Medicine, Inc. is dedicated to unlocking the potential of genomic medicine to translate genetic discoveries into novel therapies. Driven by a commitment to patients with pediatric onset life-altering diseases, the company's research and development efforts leverage an internal genomics platform and an ongoing collaboration with the Center for Applied Genomics at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia .


  13. You don't get a cold from the coldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | New York Daily News

    Big bad winter storm Niko is on his way - and you can bet that coworkers and friends will be sneezing, coughing and sniffling and blaming it all on him. Well, shut it, already.


  14. HVAC Upgrades Benefit from In-House ExpertisePart one of a three-part article on HVAC upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Building Operating Management

    Maintenance and engineering managers know all too well that they can't monitor what they don't measure. Many also know they can't capitalize on what they don't control.


  15. Philly-Area Hospitals, Med Schools to Fight Brain TumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    A group of area hospitals and medical schools are creating the Philadelphia Coalition for a Cure, an initiative launched to speed the development of new ways to treat adult and pediatric brain tumors.


  16. Endocrine Society Honors Early Investigators Award WinnersRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2017 | Newswise

    The Early Investigators Awards were established to recognize the achievements of early career investigators in endocrine research. Winners are honored at the Endocrine Society's annual meeting, the world's premier event for presenting and obtaining the latest information in endocrine science and medicine.


  17. Calling All Spin Junkies: CHOP Is Hosting a Giant Spin-InRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 |

    Calling all Spin addicts: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is hosting an event you will probably want to get in on this March. It's called the Philly Spin-In and it's essentially a big Spin party.


  18. Aevi Genomic Medicine Announces Enrollment of First Patient in Phase...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Market Wire

    "We are pleased to have the first patient enrolled into this important study," said Garry Neil, Chief Scientific Officer of Aevi Genomic Medicine. "Patients with 22q Deletion Syndrome often suffer from a range of debilitating psychiatric conditions, including anxiety disorders, ASD, and ADHD, with many patients progressing to psychosis and schizophrenia.


  19. Family Financial Centers Raises $8,000 in September Benefitting CHOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | PR Log

    DOYLESTOWN, Pa. - Jan. 27, 2017 - PRLog -- NEWS Family Financial Centers Raises $8,000 in September Benefitting the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.


  20. Trump in talks with anti-vaxxer to chair commission on vaccine safety. Seriously. [The Pump Handle]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | ScienceBlogs

    Because taking health insurance away from millions of Americans isn't bad enough, President-elect Trump has reportedly asked an outspoken critic of vaccines - a man who supported the thoroughly debunked notion that vaccines are linked to autism - to lead a commission on vaccine safety. That man is Robert Kennedy Jr., who in 2005 wrote a "expose" published in Salon and Rolling Stone arguing that thimerosal, a preservative in vaccines, is tied to autism.