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Annie Waters speaks on the 28th annual Star Gala benefiting genomic medicine

Annie Waters, vice president of foundation operations, and youth committee members J.J. Harrington and Lauren Smith discussed Children’s genomic medicine program and how to support the program.

Patsy Stinchfield on the spread of vaccine misinformation

Patsy Stinchfield, senior director of infection prevention and control, shared her insights on misinformation about vaccines spread through social media.

Community Connect Receives MDH Healthcare Innovation Award

Children’s Minnesota was one of two organizations honored by the Minnesota Department of Health’s Health Care Homes program at its annual conference.

Dr. Gigi Chawla talks importance of immunizations

Dr. Gigi Chawla talked about the importance of immunizations on WCCO's Mid-Morning Show.

Empathy and active listening – strategies for vaccine discussions

With measles outbreaks continuing across the country and the number of unvaccinated children on the rise, doctors are looking at the best approaches to discussing the importance of vaccines with families.
Children’s Minnesota and the Minnesota Department of Health were at the forefront of vaccination efforts during the 2017 measles outbreak in Minneapolis.

Children’s Minnesota supports Breakfast After the Bell legislation

Children’s Minnesota worked with local organizations and lawmakers to introduce Breakfast after the Bell legislation, which will make breakfast more easily accessible to Minnesota students.

Dr. Angela Kade Goepferd speaks on Children’s new gender health program

Dr. Angela Kade Goepferd, medical director Children’s Gender Health Program, shares more about what the Gender Health Program will offer transgender and gender-diverse children.

60+ Children’s doctors recognized as “Rising Stars” by peers in Mpls.St.Paul Magazine

Congratulations to the 64 Children’s Minnesota physicians recognized by Mpls.St.Paul Magazine as 2019 “Rising Stars.” This is the fifth edition of the Top Doctors Rising Stars list, which highlights outstanding physicians who have been fully licensed to practice for approximately 10 years or less.

Dr. Angela Kade Goepferd on the impact Children’s Gender Health Program could have on gender-diverse kids in Minnesota

Dr. Angela Kade Goepferd, medical director Children’s Gender Health Program and director of medical education, and a patient’s parent speak on what the Gender Health Program means for transgender and gender-diverse kids in Minnesota.

Dr. Stefan Friedrichsdorf shares four steps of Comfort Promise with WebMD

Dr. Stefan Friedrichsdorf, medical director of pain and palliative care, spoke with WebMD about the importance of minimizing needle pain for children.