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Rare summer spike in RSV cases

“In my 30 years as a pediatric emergency physician at Children’s Minnesota, we’ve never seen this level of RSV illness in the middle of summer,” said Dr. Robert Sicoli, medical director of the Emergency Department.

COVID-19 vaccine statement by infectious disease experts from Minnesota and Wisconsin

Children’s Minnesota has released a statement on behalf of nearly 100 infectious disease clinicians and researchers from Minnesota and Wisconsin, writing to share our perspective on COVID-19 vaccination.

Children’s Minnesota nurse’s COVID-19 experience leads her to national conference

Deanna Jensen was deployed to New York City to help care for COVID-19 patients. Her team’s research at this hospital led her to a national conference presentation.

Virtual Grand Rounds: COVID-19 Update: Testing nuances, pediatric risk and mortality updates and vaccine developments

September 24, 2020, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m.

Anu Kalaskar, MD

Why should my family get flu shots?

This flu season, your family may have double the risk of contracting a respiratory illness. Protect your family by getting flu shots this fall.

New documentary details history of St. Paul-based Immunization Action Coalition

The documentary addresses the importance of vaccines by exploring the 30-year history of Immunization Action Coalition and its founder and executive director, Dr. Deborah Wexler.

Virtual Grand Rounds: COVID-19 Update: Preparing for school, flu season and a COVID vaccine

August 13, 2020, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m.

Anu Kalaskar, MD

Children’s Minnesota takes extra steps to provide safe care

Children’s Minnesota remains a safe place for kids to get the care they need—from routine well-child check-ups to emergency care to surgeries.

Patsy Stinchfield named president-elect of National Foundation for Infectious Diseases Board of Directors

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Patsy Stinchfield was recently named President-Elect of the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) Board of Directors 2020-2021.

Virtual Grand Rounds: COVID Pediatric Updates: Epidemiology, transmission, testing and treatment

July 2, 2020, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m.

Christina Koutsari, PharmD, PhD, BCPS, BCIDP