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    Leader in Care

    Throughout the Washington,D.C, region, the nation and the world, Children’s National Hospital is recognized for our expertise and innovation in pediatric care and as an advocate for all children.

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Preaching the benefits of vaccination

The jam-packed schedule for IDWeek2019 includes presentations about vaccines and other therapies that are effective against infectious diseases, new research insights about emerging infections and updates about global outbreaks past and present, such as measles and Zika. Children’s National faculty is represented all week

Neuroscientist selected as IF/THEN Ambassador

Lataisia C. Jones, Ph.D., at Children’s National Hospital in Washington, D.C.,  was selected on Sept. 9, 2019 to serve as an IF/THEN Ambassador by the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the world’s largest general scientific society, to inspire the next generation of women pursuing careers in science, technology, engineering and math.

Dr. Lee Beers

Lee Beers elected to American Academy of Pediatrics leadership

Lee Savio Beers, M.D., FAAP, Medical Director of Community Health and Advocacy at the Child Health Advocacy Institute (CHAI) at Children’s National Hospital, was elected by her peers to become president-elect of the American Academy of Pediatrics beginning Jan. 1, 2020.

Childrens National and HSC

HSC Health Care System to integrate into Children’s National

Children’s National and The HSC Health Care System (HSC) have received regulatory approval for an integration that will provide seamless care for children and young adults with complex medical needs in Washington,  D.C. and across the region.