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  • May/June 2021
    CHOC leads the first ED study on how food, housing insecurity impacts children’s health. Plus, Fetal Care Center of Southern California now open | Brineura infusion therapy | CHOC ranked among best children’s hospitals
  • March/April 2021
    CHOC-UCI origami mask project receives national attention. Plus, Dr. Mary Zupanc awarded Humanism in Medicine Award | CHOC telehealth grows | Trauma-informed care tips for providers
  • January/February 2021
    Study of COVID-19 infection in Orange County schools nears completion. Plus, FAQs about the COVID-19 vaccine | The future of sarcoma care | Diversity among healthcare professionals


  • November/December 2020
    The importance of continuing clinical research during a pandemic. Plus, CHOC earns 2020 Leapfrog Top Hospital award | Successful DBS surgery on dystonia patient | How to become a mentor
  • September/October 2020
    Increasing vaccination rates: Tips from CHOC pediatricians. Plus, current events and providers’ social media habits | Send-off for a pediatric COVID-19 survivor | CHOC welcomes new physicians
  • July/August 2020
    Best tips for a successful telehealth practice. Plus, Updated MIS-C guidance | COVID-19 may be changing opinion of providers | How CHOC is using plasma to help COVID-19 patients
  • May/June 2020
    What providers should know about MIS-C and COVID-19. Plus, what a CHOC study found about COVID-19 exposure risk in the ED.
  • March/April 2020
    COVID-19 care: What patients want to hear from their providers. | Plus, Self-care for providers | Supporting patients’ mental health during COVID-19 | Improving video visits with patients
  • January/February 2020
    CHOC joins drug trial for rare disease that devastates families. | Plus, Coronavirus: what providers need to know.

  • November/December 2019
    CHOC performs first in-human gene therapy for MPS I | Plus, CHOC leaders share their stories.
  • September/October 2019
    How racism impacts childhood health | Vaping: what providers should know. Plus, Testicular cryopreservation brings hope to CHOC cancer patients and resource roundups
  • July/August 2019
    CHOC recognized as one of nation’s best children’s hospitals. Plus, Physician wellness | Can children outgrow autism? | Tips for success after you finish residency
  • May/June 2019
    CHOC team using new device to close heart defect in tiny patients. Plus, Updates from the nursing team | Facing a physician deficiency | Never seen measles?
  • March/April 2019
    CHOC earns prestigious patient safety distinction. Plus, Vital curriculum vitae advice for providers | Burnout to Wellness | Connecting with patients
  • January/February 2019
    CHOC PICU earns Gold Beacon Award. Plus, CHOC leukemia and immunotherapy conference | 6 steps to spiff up your LinkedIn profile | CHOC docs in the news


  • November/December 2018
    CHOC Achieves Magnet Recognition | Meet Robert B. Kelly, M.D. | Guided Imagery: Tips for Patients | CHIO Recognized
  • September/October 2018
    Next Wave of Pertussis | Meet CMO, VP of Marketing | Mindfulness Through Flower Therapy | Upcoming NeoHeart Conference
  • July – August 2018
    CHOC Among Nation’s Best Children’s Hospitals | Food Standards for Dysphagia Patients | CHOC Children’s at Mission Hospital Celebrates 25 Years | Neurological Events That Aren’t Epilepsy
  • May – June 2018
    New Autism Center | Mental Health Inpatient Center | In the Spotlight: Kelly Davis, M.D. | IT Update | Q&A with Dr. Golden
  • March – April 2018
    Prestigious Trauma Verification | Meet Micaela Thordarson | Marco’s Story | Golf Classic
  • January – February 2018
    Cardiopulmonary Health intelligence Program | Acute and Chronic Headache Management | Dr. Heidi Stephany | Tips to Help Doctors De-Stress


  • November – December 2017
    IBD program | Dr. Stanley Galant | Dr. Jamie Frediani | New Orthopaedic Institute Director
  • September – October 2017
    Cardiologist reaches a major milestone | Batten disease | Rahul Bhola, MD | Infantile Spasms
  • July – August 2017
    CHOC Ranked Among Best Children’s Hospitals | Irfan Ahmad, M.D. | 5 Things NICU Families Need to Hear from a Clinician | New VP and CIO Joins CHOC | Sleep Center Accreditation
  • May – June 2017
    Rare Condition Undergoes Life-Saving Surgery | Amber Leis, M.D. | Physician Engagement Survey | Guidelines Every Pediatrician Should Know | Connecting with Your Pediatric Patients | Neonatal Consortium
  • March – April 2017
    Electrophysiology Advances Restore Patient’s Quality of Life | Wyman Lai, M.D | NeoHeart: Cardiovascular Management of the Neonate Conference | CHOC Recognized for Use of Health Information Technology to Advance Safe, Quality Care | Doctors’ Day
  • January – February 2017
    CHOC Named one of the Safest Hospitals in the Nation |Seth Brindis, M.D. | News from CHOC Pediatrician-In-Chief | New Tools for High-Risk Asthma Patients | Infantile Spasms





  • November-December 2013
    Small Baby Unit Outcomes: Big Improvements for the Littlest Patients
  • September-October 2013
    Technology, Expert Staff Keep Radiation Doses Low at CHOC
  • July-August 2013
    New Gastroenterology Lab Opens in the Bill Holmes Tower
  • May-June 2013
    CHOC’s New Emergency Department: Closing the Loop For the Full Continuum of Care
  • March-April 2013
    Services Continue to Open in the Bill Holmes Tower at CHOC Children’s
  • January-February 2013
    CHOC South Tower Scheduled to Open April 2013