Karen Murray, M.D., named Chair of Pediatrics, Physician-in-Chief at Cleveland Clinic Children’s

Karen F. Murray, M.D., a national leader in pediatric gastroenterology, has been named chair of the Cleveland Clinic Pediatric Institute, Physician-in-Chief of Cleveland Clinic Children’s and President of the Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital for Rehabilitation, effective in early July. Dr. Murray will succeed Rita Pappas, M.D., who served as interim chair since 2017. Dr. Murray … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Children’s Center for Autism Awarded Department of Defense Research Grants

The United States Department of Defense has awarded a Cleveland Clinic Children’s researcher two, four-year grants to support innovative clinical trials for young children with autism spectrum disorder. Cynthia Johnson, Ph.D., director of Cleveland Clinic Children’s Center for Autism, is principal investigator of both studies. The first study, a four-year, $1 million grant directed by … Read More

Cleveland Clinic, Akron Children’s Expand Pediatric and Congenital Heart Collaboration

Cleveland Clinic and Akron Children’s Hospital are expanding their affiliation agreement that began in 2014 to now encompass both organizations’ pediatric and adult congenital heart programs. When Cleveland Clinic and Akron Children’s signed the initial agreement nearly five years ago, it brought together their pediatric cardiovascular surgeons and adult congenital cardiologists to collaborate on patient … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Children’s U.S. News Rankings: Innovations, Patient Stories, Experts Available

For the 11th consecutive year, Cleveland Clinic Children’s is ranked among the nation’s top 50 hospitals. As an integral part of Cleveland Clinic, which was ranked the nation’s No. 2 hospital in 2017 by U.S. News, Cleveland Clinic Children’s earned national recognition in 10 specialties. Cleveland Clinic has cared for infants, children, and adolescents since … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Children’s Ranked Among the Nation’s Best Children’s Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report

Cleveland Clinic Children’s has been ranked as a national leader in clinical care by U.S. News & World Report in its 2018-2019 edition of “Best Children’s Hospitals.” According to the results, Cleveland Clinic Children’s is ranked among the top 25 nationwide and is considered best in Northeast Ohio for gastroenterology (23rd) and neurology and neurosurgery … Read More

Born To Do Whatever It Takes! Babies At Cleveland Clinic Get Onesies

They can’t walk, they can’t talk but they’re already doing whatever it takes to cheer the Cleveland Cavaliers on to a championship. We have the cutest fans in The Land! All babies born at Cleveland Clinic during the #NBAFinals will receive a #WhateverItTakes onesie to cheer on the @cavs. https://t.co/JC648yfHDe pic.twitter.com/ruRnLDwo9q — ClevelandClinicNews (@CleClinicNews) May … Read More

Heads Up: Bike Helmets Protect The Brain

When it’s time for kids to hop on their bikes, bike helmets are a must. And while most might think that a bike helmet protects against a bump on the head, according to Michael Macknin, M.D., of Cleveland Clinic Children’s, a bike helmet also serves to protect against serious brain injuries that can occur from … Read More

Courageous Children to be Honored at Cleveland Clinic Children’s 28th Annual Gala  

The 28th annual Cleveland Clinic Children’s Gala – presented by the Cleveland Cavaliers – will honor two inspiring young patients who demonstrate incredible resilience while facing medical adversity. This year’s honorees, Tye’rell Simpson, 6, of Cleveland, and Jack Sparent, 14, of Concord Township, will both receive the esteemed Courage Award on the evening of May … Read More