Dr. Laura Lai joined CHOC Children’s in November 2018 as the psychiatry lead for the ASPIRE® (After School Program Interventions and Resiliency Education) Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) at CHOC. We chatted with Dr. Lai about her journey in psychiatry and what she enjoys most about working with CHOC patients and families.
CHOC recently celebrated the second anniversary of the first Brineura infusion, a novel treatment for CLN2 disease, or late infantile Batten disease.
In honor of National Nurses Week, Melanie Patterson, vice president of patient care services and chief nursing officer of CHOC Children’s Hospital, shared a few nursing highlights from the past year in a Q&A.
As the world celebrates International Women’s Day, we turned to CHOC Children's female physicians and nursing leaders for insight and words of encouragement to other women pursuing healthcare careers.