Outside the operating room, the seven physicians who make up CHOC’s pediatric general and thoracic surgery team also are excelling in another realm that is critical to CHOC’s mission of developing into one of the nation’s leading pediatric healthcare systems — Research.
Virtual visits with a CHOC provider via a smart phone, tablet, or computer not only are here to stay, but are expected to continue growing at a rapid pace – not just in Orange and surrounding counties, but nationally and globally.
Dr. Mary Zupanc has achieved many superlatives over her long career in medicine; accolades and awards have followed. But the co-director of the CHOC Neuroscience Institute and UCI professor of pediatrics and neurology considers the Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism in Medicine Award her highest honor of all.
CHOC has been recognized by HIMSS as the first pediatric hospital in North America to be named a Davies Award recipient for the second time.
CHOC’s virtual pediatric lecture series continues with Mandibular Distraction for Neonatal Airway Obstruction: New Insights and Future Directions.