General News

Posted on Jun 06,2018

Is Your Child Ready to Babysit?

Help prepare your teen for babysitting with these helpful tips.

Posted on May 31,2018

Building Philanthropy One Block at a Time

A giving society for physicians rapidly expands membership.

Posted on May 29,2018

Is Your Family Storm Ready?

With the 2018 hurricane season starting on June 1, it’s important to prepare your family for a severe weather emergency.

Posted on May 24,2018

Kangaroo Care Creates Bond Between Baby and Parent

Kangaroo Care creates a bond between babies and their parents that has proven to have benefits for all involved.

Posted on May 16,2018

It’s All in the Training

The success of the simulation program at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital depends on a fully-trained staff that keeps coming back for more.

Posted on May 11,2018

Run for All Children Set for May 19

Sign up to run and make a difference in the lives of children and families.

Posted on May 10,2018

Child Life Specialist Garners Prestigious National Award

Renee Savic, a Child Life Specialist at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital, is the recipient of the Mary Barkey Clinical Excellence Award for 2018.

Posted on May 09,2018

Driven to End the Abuse

Philanthropists from Sarasota team with Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital to make life better for children who have been abused.

Posted on May 08,2018

Fighting Infection with a Toothbrush

For kids undergoing cancer treatment, maintaining oral health is so much more than preventing cavities–it can be the difference between staying healthy and fighting off a major infection. See how the nurses of the Cancer & Blood Disorders Institute are leading the charge against these infections.

Posted on May 04,2018

Have Mentor, Will Travel 

Faculty hematologist at Children’s Hospital of Orange County receives a grant to train with Johns Hopkins All Children’s research director.  

Posted on May 02,2018

Bonding Over Books

A volunteer who reads to young patients shows how a good book can be good medicine.

Posted on May 01,2018

Developing a Neurosurgery Destination

Physicians who refer patients to the neurosurgery team at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital rest easy knowing that their patients don’t just rely on one review of their case—they get four.

Posted on Apr 26,2018

Comprehensive Model for High-risk Pregnancies

Guiding expectant mothers through challenges and on to a successful birth often requires expertise and collaboration.

Posted on Apr 24,2018

Helping Teens and Young Adults Deal with Cancer

A Cancer & Blood Disorders Institute program provides adolescents and young adults the special support they need.

Posted on Mar 02,2018

Safety in Sports for Kids

Does your child play sports? Read these safety tips.

Posted on Feb 12,2018

Heart Health Is Important for Kids Too

Most of us think about cardiovascular or heart health as we get older, but it’s something that pediatricians follow from birth. Joe Perno, M.D., medical staff affairs officer at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital, explains how pediatricians monitor heart health with children.

Posted on Feb 05,2018

Safety Tips for Teen Drivers

Motor vehicle crashes continue to be the No. 1 cause of death among adolescents and young adults. They are one of the few causes of death that we can prevent. Jasmine Reese, M.D., from the Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital Adolescent and Young Adult Specialty Clinic, shares important information for patents and teens.

Posted on Jan 02,2018

Embracing the Health Informatics Revolution

Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital sees great potential in the role of data analysis and its impact on patient care.

Posted on Dec 27,2017

$100,000 Donation Boosts New Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology Program 

Teenagers and young adults with cancer often have fertility concerns and other issues. The Johns Hopkins All Children’s Cancer & Blood Disorders Institute will address the special needs of that group with the help of a $100,000 grant from the Chenevert Family Foundation.

Posted on Dec 21,2017

30 Years of Support for Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital

It’s said the best gifts come in small packages. Small (and not-so-small) gifts given across several decades may be even better, adding up to make a difference in many lives. Five Johns Hopkins All Children’s employees were recently honored for 30 years of ongoing contributions to the Employee Giving program, an annual campaign of the Johns Hopkins All Children’s Foundation.

Posted on Dec 15,2017

All Kids Wonderland Making the Holiday a Little Brighter for Patients and Families at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital

During the holidays, many family members of patients are rarely able to leave the hospital long enough to think about gift shopping. All Kids Wonderland at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital makes the holidays a little brighter by allowing them to exchange tickets for gifts in our wonderland of toys located on campus.

Posted on Dec 08,2017

Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital and US 103.5 FM Cares for Kids Radiothon Raises $406,488

In its 10th year, the US 103.5 FM Cares for Kids Radiothon raised $406,488 for Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital, the regional Children’s Miracle Network Hospital.

Posted on Dec 05,2017

Jen Arnold Values Philanthropic Support to Simulation Education

Jen Arnold, M.D., M.Sc., FAAP, stepped up to speak to the visitors from Walmart and Sam’s Club and was impressed by their enthusiasm. About 250 Walmart and Sam’s Club associates from 135 locations were visiting the hospital’s St. Petersburg, Florida, campus as part of an event with the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

Posted on Jun 26,2017

George Jallo brings a world of knowledge to pediatric neurosurgery

George Jallo, M.D, medical director of the Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital Institute for Brain Protection Sciences and clinical practice director of Pediatric Neurosurgery, gives a spinal cord surgery presentation to the Sixth Annual World Course in Advanced Brain Tumour Surgery in London.