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Advanced fetal interventions through partnership lead to exceptional outcomes for mother and baby

The Midwest Fetal Care Center (MWFCC) is a collaboration between Children's Minnesota and Allina Health to offer mothers and babies a continuum of care that is among the best in the nation. The MWFCC has now become a national referral center with world-class outcomes since it's opening in 2008.

Introducing: Kid Experts On Demand and Kid Experts Showcase

To better reflect our position as The Kid Experts, our speaker bureau is now called Kid Experts On Demand where our clinical and nonclinical staff that are affiliated with Children's Minnesota can be invited to speak at a variety of events. The Kid Experts Showcase is what we have renamed our internal database of speakers.

Children’s Minnesota recognized as top hospital for children by Twin Cities Business magazine

Children's Minnesota is thrilled to announce our organization won the 2022 Best of Business Reader’s Choice Poll in the Hospital for Children category from Twin Cities Business magazine.

Children’s Minnesota announces new Sickle Cell program leadership

Children’s Minnesota is pleased to announce that Dr. Stephanie Fritch Lilla has accepted the role of medical director of the sickle cell program.

Children’s Minnesota to help prepare clinical trials of lab-created pediatric heart vessels that grow with the patients

A Children’s Minnesota surgeon is part of a University of Minnesota-led research team recently awarded a $3.7 million grant to prepare for human clinical trials of artificial, bioengineered pediatric blood vessels that grow with a patient.

The 2022 AAP National Conference

Children’s Minnesota was at the 2022 AAP National Conference in October 2022. We were not only excited to have speakers at the conference, but also to have a booth in the exhibit hall, staffed with a recruiter and our kid experts throughout the weekend. We were at booth #1759 where we talked with professionals about how Children’s Minnesota can help nurture healthy, happy, amazing kids.

Teresa Herriage accepts leadership position with the COG Nursing Discipline

Congratulations to Teresa Herriage, DNP, APRN, CPHON, who has accepted the position of Vice Chair of the Children’s Oncology Group (COG) Nursing Discipline. COG is the world’s largest organization devoted exclusively to childhood and adolescent cancer research.

Peer-to-Peer Support Program is a game-changer for health care professionals

Leaders at Children’s Minnesota have long been committed to ensuring every employee has resources to support them when they are in need. On this episode of Talking Pediatrics, “Peer-to-Peer Support: Supporting Colleagues Through Challenging Events,” guest host Dr. Gabi Hester spoke with three kid experts about mental health triggers, trauma and the resources available for providers at Children’s Minnesota.

Dr. Angela Kade Goepferd named 2022 Ellen Perrin Award for Excellence honoree

The honor from the American Academy of Pediatrics Section on LGBT Health and Wellness recognizes the outstanding work Dr. Goepferd has done in advocacy for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer youth and families in Minnesota and the region.

Children’s Minnesota kid expert wins Minnesota Hospital Association’s Good Catch for Patient Safety Award

Children’s Minnesota congratulates Josh Scharback, nurse anesthetist at Children’s Minnesota, for winning the Minnesota Hospital Association’s 49th Good Catch for Patient Safety Award.