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Join Us as We Race for Every Child on October 20

Registration is now open for the sixth annual Race for Every Child! We look forward to seeing you at the Freedom Plaza in Washington, D.C.

Marius George Linguraru


Facial Recognition Technology Lauded by Stat

STAT chose Children’s National facial recognition technology as one of the year’s most impactful biomedical innovations.

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Visit Us at Gluten-Free Expo and Education Day

Join the Celiac Disease Program on June 10 to meet gluten-free food manufacturers and restaurants, and watch cooking demos.

The responsiveness of the staff at Children's National has been a stabilizing force in our family.
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Recognized experts in pediatric health


Ranked #1 for Babies and Top 10 Overall

Children’s National is proud to be named #1 for newborn intensive care in the U.S. News & World Report Best Children’s Hospitals survey and ranked among the Top 10 children’s hospitals overall.

2017 Leap Frog Award

Leapfrog Group Top Hospital for 2017

We are one of only 10 children’s hospitals in the United States–and the only one in the Mid-Atlantic region–to earn this designation for patient safety and quality.

Magnet Recognized

Our Care Earns Nursing’s Highest Honors

Only 7% of hospitals nationwide earn Magnet® status, awarded for excellence in nursing and patient care. This designation affirms our commitment to family-centered care.