As we welcome the New Year, we look back to our most engaging stories on HopkinsAllChildrens.org in 2021. From honoring staff achievements to celebrating patient successes, we are proud to share these stories of victory and progress.
Born prematurely at only 23 weeks gestation and weighing 1 pound, 0.6 ounces, baby Ezra and his family found the care they needed from our team in the neonatal intensive care unit. One year later, he's celebrating his first birthday.
The team has prepared a game plan for this day. Everyone has a role, a position to play. Each must execute to achieve success. A football team on the brink of a championship? No, this is a cardiac surgery team repairing a child’s heart.
The National Resident Matching Program has announced who will join the next class of residents in July 2021.
The resilience and adaptability demanded of this year’s graduating class has never been seen before. These residents learned amid physical distancing requirements that limited rounding, influenced interactions with patients and families, and turned in-person training opportunities into video conferences.
When 11-year-old Timmy had a stroke, doctors said he was at risk of having another. Interventional cardiologist James Thompson, M.D., offered hope in the form of a procedure that made Timmy the youngest person ever to benefit from a new technology.