In the lab of Bernhard Kühn, MD, new findings offer the potential for use of an existing drug to treat children with heart disease by allowing the heart to heal itself.
Month: April 2022
In April 2022, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation officially became UPMC Children’s Hospital Foundation!
With donor support, UPMC Children’s has launched a trailblazing pilot program that is expected to serve as a model for comprehensive and coordinated behavioral health care for pediatric patients.
UPMC Children’s Hospital Foundation announced the appointment of three new board members to the UPMC Children’s Hospital Foundation Board of Trustees.
UPMC Children’s is on its way to becoming the lead site for development and human clinical trials of a new gene therapy treatment for VLCADD (Very Long Chain Acyl CoA Dehydrogenase Deficiency), a rare genetic disorder that is identified through newborn screening.
UPMC Children’s Hospital Foundation Receives $1 Million Gift from Alba Tull to Benefit Children’s Neuroscience Institute
In April 2022, UPMC Children’s Hospital Foundation received a $1 million gift from Alba Tull to advance pediatric neuroscience research, education and patient care at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh’s Children’s Neuroscience Institute (CNI).
Music therapy is one of UPMC Children’s most treasured programs.
Owen and his community organized a fundraising golf event, which he called “Golf FORE Heart.”
UPMC Children’s is at the forefront of pediatric transplantation research.