St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, located at 160 East Erie Avenue in Philadelphia, is pleased to welcome six new physicians to various departments, including Erin Cipko, MD; Erica Cucinella, MD; Uta Lichter-Konecki, MD; Priya Patel, MD; Maryann Snyder, MD; and Jennifer Tingo, MD.
Erin Cipko,... - November 22, 2015
St. Chris to Host First Educational Conference to Address Needs in Pediatric Gastroenterology. - October 17, 2015
Mary M. Moran, MD, has been appointed to the positions of Pediatrician-in-Chief at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, Chief Executive Officer of St. Christopher’s Pediatric Associates, and Chair of the Department of Pediatrics of Drexel University. - October 03, 2015
It’s hard to come across a 16 year old girl who doesn’t have at least one insecurity.
“I didn’t really notice until I was a teenager that I had a pretty big indent in my chest,” says Erica Yi, of Huntington Valley, Pa. “And it made me really self-conscious –... - August 13, 2015
St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children is pleased to welcome Nicholas Stamatiades as Regional Director, Operations Finance, Tenet Physician Resources. In this role, he will be working collaboratively with Laura Irwin, St. Christopher’s Senior Regional Director, Practice Plan Operations,... - July 30, 2015
St. Christopher’s Partners with The Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA. - July 24, 2015
To celebrate National Breastfeeding Awareness Month in August, St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children will host a breastfeeding awareness week August 3-7, 2015 at the hospital, located at 160 East Erie Avenue in Philadelphia, PA. This is the second year that St. Christopher’s is hosting... - July 03, 2015
U.S. News & World Report has ranked St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children in nephrology and gastroenterology and GI surgery in the new 2015-16 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings.
The Best Children’s Hospitals rankings highlight U.S. News’s top 50 U.S. pediatric facilities... - June 28, 2015
Proceeds from St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children’s 2nd Annual Dodgeball Tournament will go directly to Reach Out and Read Program. - April 24, 2015
Dr. Laurie Varlotta presented with 2015 Unsung Hero from Wishes & Dreams for Cystic Fibrosis. - April 10, 2015
St. Christopher’s Welcomes Dr. Vineet Bhandari as Chief of Neonatology. - April 05, 2015
St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children and the Philadelphia/Delaware Valley Chapter of Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America is hosting the third annual Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Family Education Day at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children, located at 160 East Erie... - March 29, 2015
St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children is pleased to announce changes to its Governing Board leadership.
Dianne L. Semingson, who has served on the board since 2002, was named Chair of the Board of Governors. Harry G. Hayman III, who has served on the board since 2003, will become Vice Chair. - March 27, 2015
Kate Sachs, MSW, LSW, announced as recipient of “Children with Special Health Care Needs Community Activity Grant” from the Philadelphia Department of Public Health. - March 21, 2015
St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children has again attained Magnet® recognition as part of the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®.
This voluntary credentialing program for hospitals recognizes excellence in nursing. This credential is the highest... - March 14, 2015
Dr. Deborah Sandrock, pediatrician at St. Christopher’s, offers tips on how to manage your picky eaters. - February 26, 2015
St. Christopher’s welcomes Dr. Michael Spear as director of the Palliative Care Program and attending neonatologist. - February 07, 2015
St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children is pleased to welcome Gabriel Hauser, MD, MBA, FCCM, FAAP, to its team. Dr. Hauser joins St. Christopher’s as Chief Medical Officer and joins Drexel University College of Medicine (DUCOM) as Vice Chair of Pediatrics.
As CMO, Dr. Hauser oversee patient... - January 14, 2015
Dr. Hans Kersten honored with Pat Temple-West Award from the Coalition Against Hunger. - January 10, 2015
Recognition Highlights the Nation’s Premier Hospitals for Safety and Quality - December 04, 2014
Nancy Spector, MD, ambulatory pediatric attending physician and pediatric residency program director at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children and professor of pediatrics at Drexel University College of Medicine, has been awarded the Miller-Sarkin Mentoring Award by the Academic Pediatric Association... - November 26, 2014
St. Christopher’s the only hospital in Pennsylvania to receive 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® for children’s asthma. - November 21, 2014
Dr. Roberta Laguerre-Frederique receives award for contribution in fight against HIV/AIDS. - November 19, 2014
St. Christopher’s welcomes Dr. Megan Gresh, Dr. Yolandee Bell-Cheddar, Dr. Michael Luceri, and Dr. Danielle Mercurio. - October 25, 2014
St. Christopher's Physician Named Roosevelt Award for Services to Humanity Honoree for Her Service to the Underserved. - October 05, 2014
St. Christopher’s recently received the “Excellence in Life Support Award” from the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO). St. Christopher’s received this award back in 2009. - September 25, 2014
Maria Delivoria-Papadopoulos, MD, was recently announced as the 2014 recipient of the Trust Fund of the Alumni Association of Women’s Medical College MCP Phyllis Marciano, MD, Woman in Medicine Award. Dr. Delivoria-Papadopoulous is the Chief of the Section of Neonatal- Perinatal Medicine and an... - August 23, 2014
The Center for the Urban Children is a community-focused primary care initiative of St. Christopher’s and Tenet Healthcare Corporation, the parent company of St. Christopher’s. It is designed to address the issues that contribute to health disparities in children and their families throughout Philadelphia. - August 09, 2014