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Recent Press Releases

2/2/2016
The Westy Open Paddle Tennis Tournament and Post Party Slated for February 27
2/1/2016
Expanded Westside Primary Care Center Opens, Thanks to Collaborative West Side Fund Donation
1/26/2016
Steve Allen, MD Appointed Chair Children’s Hospital Association 2016 Board of Trustees
1/25/2016
IHOP to Raise Funds on Behalf of Nationwide Children’s Hospital
1/11/2016
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Research Building III Receives LEED Gold Certification
1/8/2016
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Welcomes Miracles & Magic in Support of Hospital’s Family and Volunteer Services
1/7/2016
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Invites Public to Attend Nursing Career Fair
1/5/2016
New Nationwide Children’s Hospital Program to Help Students Learn the Real World of Science, Explore Research Careers
12/29/2015
Ohio Department of Health Honors Employers For Healthy Practices
12/16/2015
Antibiotics Alone Can Be a Safe, Effective Treatment for Children with Appendicitis
12/11/2015
Down Syndrome Research Gets a Boost With New Biobank Initiative
12/8/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Reminds Parents to Stay Alert During the Holidays
11/30/2015
Donatos Pizza and Cheryl’s® Cookies Partner to Support Nationwide Children’s Hospital
11/25/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Hosts Annual Holiday Toy Drive
11/24/2015
Christine’s Christmas Concert Presented by Macy’s Slated for December 12, 2015
11/23/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital and Mazda Drive for Good® Partner to Do Good
11/19/2015
Moderate Amounts of Caffeine During Pregnancy Do Not Harm Baby’s IQ and Do Not Cause Behavioral Problems, Obesity
11/17/2015
The Memorial Tournament Presented By Nationwide Raises $2 Million for Charity During 40th Edition
11/13/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship announces record-setting charitable donation
11/11/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Genomics Team Honored for Innovation in Unraveling Medical Mysteries
11/6/2015
Adolescent Bariatric Surgery Reverses Type 2 Diabetes in 95 Percent of Teens, Achieves Major Weight Loss and Improves Quality of Life
10/27/2015
More Than 200 Physicians from Nationwide Children’s Hospital Named to the 2015-2016 Best Doctors in America® List
10/21/2015
Nationwide Children's Hospital Honors Legacy of Giving from Nationwide and the Nationwide Foundation
10/13/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon & ½ Marathon Announce 2015 Patient Champions Mile Themes
10/13/2015
Media Advisory: Bringing Halloween to Kids at Nationwide Children's Hospital
10/12/2015
93rd Annual TWIG Bazaar Scheduled for November 8 at Ohio Expo Center
10/12/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Announces New Center for Suicide Prevention and Research
10/5/2015
New Study Finds Zipline-Related Injuries Are Rapidly Increasing
9/24/2015
Spirit Halloween’s ‘10 For 10’ Coupon to Benefit Nationwide Children’s Hospital
9/24/2015
Studies Find that Delayed Umbilical Cord Clamping May Benefit Some High-Risk Newborns
9/18/2015
Stress Dose Hydrocortisone Effects on Neurodevelopment for Extremely Low Birthweight Infants
9/17/2015
Amy Donegan, CPNP-PC, Elected President of the Association of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Nurses
9/15/2015
Sarah Denny, MD, FAAP Receives Pediatrician Advocate Award
9/15/2015
Darryl Robbins, DO, FAAP Receives Community Pediatrician Award
9/15/2015
Audition Registration Now Open for Mary Poppins the Broadway Musical
9/9/2015
Seventh Annual TWIG Pumpkinpalooza to Take Place at Lynd Fruit Farm September 19
9/8/2015
Genetic Testing for Pediatric Epilepsy can be Complicated, but Beneficial
9/8/2015
Conjoined Twins Successfully Separated at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
9/2/2015
Timothy Cripe, MD, PhD, and Nicholas Yeager, MD, Publish Book for Physicians on Treatment and Management of Malignant Pediatric Bone Tumors
9/1/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Researchers Receive $6.75 Million Grant to Develop RSV Vaccine
9/1/2015
Tee Jaye's Country Place Hosting Month Long Campaign
8/31/2015
Diamond Cellar Joins the Fight Against Pediatric Cancer with Nationwide Children’s Hospital
8/28/2015
Children in Ohio’s Appalachian Counties Face Similar Health Care Challenges to Metropolitan Areas, Study Finds
8/26/2015
Ace Hardware Miracle Bucket Day to Support Nationwide Children’s on September 5
8/21/2015
Study Finds Tests Used to Measure Internal Bleeding For Patients Taking Two Popular Drugs May Not Be Reliable
8/21/2015
Hyundai Hope on Wheels Presents Nationwide Children’s with $50,000 Hyundai Impact Award for Psychosocial Program
8/17/2015
More Evidence Supports that Kids’ Headaches Increase at Back-to-School Time
8/14/2015
$2.4 Million Grant Awarded to Nationwide Children’s Hospital for Emergency Medicine Research
8/10/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital’s Center for Healthy Weight and Nutrition Achieves National Accreditation from American College of Surgeons Metabolic, Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program
7/28/2015
Nationwide Children's Hospital Honored For Commitment To Quality
7/17/2015
Satya Gedela, MD, Named Medical Director of Epilepsy Surgery at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
7/16/2015
Blizzard Sales as Part of Miracle Treat Day Benefit 170 Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Around the Country, Including Nationwide Children’s Hospital
7/11/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus Marathon & ½ Marathon Announce 2015 Patient Champions at RunFest
7/8/2015
Dr. John Barnard Expands Leadership Role At Nationwide Children's Hospital And The Ohio State University
7/1/2015
Stephen L. Lessnick, MD, PhD, Named Director of the Center for Childhood Cancer and Blood Disorders at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
6/29/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Appoints Charles Elmaraghy, MD, Chief of Pediatric Otolaryngology
6/23/2015
Desale Yacob, MD, Named Medical Director for the Motility Center at Nationwide Children's Hospital
6/22/2015
Vitamin K Deficiency Increasingly Common as Result of Vaccine Refusal
6/15/2015
93rd Annual TWIG Bazaar Call for Artisans
6/11/2015
Columbus Area Child and Family Travel to Capitol Hill to Advocate for Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Awareness
6/10/2015
Justice Stores National Fundraising “Give Hope” Campaign Raises More Than $535,000 to Help Kids Everywhere
6/9/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Once Again Makes Honor Roll List of U.S. News & World Report’s 2015-16 Best Children’s Hospitals
6/8/2015
National Study Finds Rising Rate of Marijuana Exposure Among Children 5 Years Old and Younger
6/5/2015
Nationwide Foundation Announces Gift to Transform the Lives of Children Through Genomics Research at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
5/28/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital’s John P. Cheatham, MD, Receives Top Designation from Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions
5/28/2015
New Front Door for Youth in Crisis
5/26/2015
Miguel Saps, MD, Named Director of Research for the Motility Center at Nationwide Children’s Hospital
5/18/2015
Kroger Customers Can Now Support Children at the Checkout
5/15/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Hosted 2015 Spring Middle School Career Day, Presented by Time Warner Cable
5/6/2015
Dr. Jonathan L. Finlay Recipient of The Elizabeth and Richard Germain Endowed Chair in Pediatric Cancer
5/5/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Receives $5 Million Gift from Worthington Industries and McConnell Family Foundations Establishing the NEXT Consortium
5/4/2015
Walmart and Sam’s Club Locations Raise Vital Funds For Nationwide Children’s Hospital
4/29/2015
Youths evaluated for sexual abuse at risk for revictimization online
4/27/2015
Musculoskeletal Outcomes From Study on Adolescent Bariatric Surgery Safety
4/24/2015
Applebee’s Grill & Bar Partners with Nationwide Children’s Hospital To Help Kids Everywhere
4/22/2015
Nationwide Children's Hospital Named to Becker's Hospital Review 100 Great Hospitals in America List
4/22/2015
Legends Luncheon presented by Nationwide shines a bright light on Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation and Nationwide Children’s Hospital alliance
4/16/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Applauds Congress for Protecting Child Health
4/13/2015
Registration Open for Junior Golf Classic Slated for July 6 at The Ohio State University Golf Club
4/7/2015
E. Steve Roach, MD, Honored with 2015 Hower Award from the Child Neurology Society
4/6/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Welcomes Power 107.5 and Magic 106.3 for the Radio One Children’s Miracle Network Radiothon April 17
4/3/2015
Cure Duchenne to Host a Webinar on Duplication Research for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy with Dr. Kevin Flanigan from Nationwide Children’s Hospital on April 6
4/2/2015
10th-Annual Denim & Diamonds Gala Slated April 25 at The Venue at Corazon
3/17/2015
GenomeNext, Powered by Amazon Web Services and Intel, Achieves Unprecedented Throughput of 1,000 Genomes Analyzed per Day, Enabling Population-Scale Genomics
3/12/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Earns National Recognition for Patient-Centered Care
3/11/2015
Rite Aid and Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Kick Off Annual Miracle Balloon Campaign
3/9/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Joins Nationwide to Make Safe Happen Easier for Parents and Caregivers
3/6/2015
Media Advisory: Nationwide Children’s Hospital Welcomes Team EAS Athlete Larry Fitzgerald for a Meet and Greet with Patients and Families
3/6/2015
Justice Stores Partner with Nationwide Children’s Hospital Give Hope National Fundraising Campaign to Help Kids Everywhere
3/4/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Receives Grant from Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation for New Pressure Mapping System for Rehabilitation Patients
3/2/2015
Published Outcomes Announced From Study on Adolescent Bariatric Surgery Safety
2/26/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital Appoints Steven C. Matson, MD, Chief of Adolescent Medicine
2/24/2015
MEDIA ADVISORY: Special Performances of Willy Wonka the Musical at the Palace Theatre to Benefit Nationwide Children’s Hospital
2/17/2015
Partners for Kids, Nationwide Children’s Hospital Demonstrate Cost Savings and Quality as Pediatric ACO
2/13/2015
MEDIA ADVISORY: Willy Wonka Special Show for Patients, Staff of Nationwide Children's Hospital
2/11/2015
Nationwide Children’s Hospital and IHOP Partner to Help Kids Everywhere During National Pancake Day

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