Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

(Temple medical students attend a reception after finding out at which hospital each will be serving an internship.  Photo by Kristen Johanson)

Locally and Nationally, Budding Doctors Get Their Internship Assignments on ‘Match Day’

At Temple University, there were cries of joy mingled with a few tears of disappointment as more than 200 students learned where they will continue their medical education.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/20/2015

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. (credit: Jan Carabeo)

Health: Children’s Hospital Of Philadelphia Releases “Shake It Off” Music Video

A new music video from the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is a YouTube sensation. It’s a rendition of Taylor Swift’s song “Shake It Off”, like you’ve never seen before. CBS 3 had the first behind the scene interviews with the stars of the new video.

03/16/2015

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, at 34th and Spruce Streets, in West Philadelphia.  (credit: Pat Loeb)

FDA Approves Drug That Helps Fight Rare Cancer In Young Children

The FDA has approved a drug to battle neuroblastoma — a cancer that most often occurs in younger children.

03/12/2015

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, at 34th and Spruce Streets, in West Philadelphia.  (credit: Pat Loeb)

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Hosts Ebola Education Workshop

CHOP is one of several pediatric hospitals in the United States designated to provide medical care to someone who possibly contracts the Ebola virus.

02/28/2015

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. (credit: Jan Carabeo)

Raymond Perelman Donates $50 Million to Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

A massive donation from a world-class philanthropist is cause for a lot of smiles at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/21/2015

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. (credit: Jan Carabeo)

2 Philadelphia Hospitals Designated For Ebola Care 

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services included the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia on a list Tuesday of 35 designated hospitals across the country.

12/02/2014

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Police: 10-Year-Old Boy Accidentally Shoots Himself With Father’s Gun

Police in Darby Township say a 10-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in the face with a .357 magnum handgun that authorities believe was left in the car by the child’s father.

11/16/2014

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Hundreds Turn Out For Annual “Sweet Caroline 5K” To Benefit CHOP

The annual run was created three years ago in honor of a 15-year old Central Bucks South High School student who died in 2011 from an undetected cardiac defect.

10/26/2014

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. (credit: Jan Carabeo)

CHOP Designated As Possible Site For Ebola Treatment

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia confirmed Thursday that it has been designated as one of several pediatric hospitals in the United States that may be called upon to provide medical care for any child who contracts Ebola.

10/16/2014

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Second Annual Best Friends Bash Held At Children’s Hospital Of Philadelphia

Connor Loescher and about a dozen other kids got to hang out and play with dogs like Frankie the Pug and Rumor the Ridgeback.

10/07/2014

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. (credit: Jan Carabeo)

2 Additional Cases Of Acute Muscle Weakness Reported By CHOP

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia tells Eyewitness News that it has notified the CDC that two additional patients at the hospital have acute muscle weakness of the limbs, along with changes in their spine.

10/06/2014

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Teen Girl Shot In Wissinoming

It happened shortly after 11 p.m. Wednesday ear the intersection of Cottage and Howell Streets in the city’s Wissinoming section.

10/02/2014

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7-Year-Old Struck In West Philly Hit-And-Run

A seven-year-old girl was struck by a vehicle Sunday night in West Philadelphia that then fled the scene.

09/28/2014

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Child Critically Injured In Delaware Pit Bull Attack

Newark Police say an eight-year-old girl is in critical condition after she was attacked by a Pit Bull Saturday afternoon.

09/27/2014

(Officials turn shovelsful of dirt in a trough for a ceremonial groundbreaking of the new facility.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

CHOP Partners With City Officials For ‘First-Of-Its-Kind’ Project

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the Nutter Administration are partnering to build a multipurpose facility in South Philadelphia.

09/19/2014

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