Connections, Fall 2017

Inside this Edition • Mighty Cancer Warrior • U.S. News & World Report Rankings • Swim Across America • Stem Cell Science • Pierre’s Birthday Fund Gala • Many Happy Returns • A Family Tradition of Philanthropy • A Starry Night
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UCSF Benioff Children’s Oakland Handprints, Summer 2017

Inside this Edition • Redefining Possible: A Patient Perspective by Avery Sweet • Cardiology Patient, Jackson • Video Game and ADHD Research • What Should Children Be Drinking? • Lead Poisoning • Helping Young Kids Adjust to a Move • Healthy Self-Esteem • Teens and Pulmonary Hypertension • Top 10 Sun Protection Pointers

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Connections Newsletter, Spring 2017

Inside this Edition • Healing Power of Poetry • Tula Mouroufas • New Autism Discoveries • CMNH Celebrates La Raza DJ Adal Loretto • Opting Outdoors with REI • Prom: A Night of Glamour • President’s Close Shave • Engineering for Children’s Health

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Hospitals At A Glance 2017

Overview of the breadth of the UCSF Health system–providing innovative, high-quality clinical services and an unparalleled patient experience across the care continuum.

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Connections Newsletter, Winter 2016

Inside this Edition • New President • Dreamforce raises $10M • Food as Medicine • Fighting to Win: Sophia • Conversations Event Series • Dr. Robert Mines • Paving the Way to a Sickle Cell Cure • Extra Life 2016 • Volunteer Debbie Lee

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UCSF Benioff Children’s Oakland Handprints, Fall 2016

Inside this Edition • A Nature Prescription • Mouthguards • Patellofemoral Stress Syndrome • Nutrition for the Injured Athlete • Pediatric Bladder Problems • Children And Sleep Apnea • Virtual Reality Therapy • Teens and Pulmonary Hypertension • What to Do When Your Child Gets Food Poisoning

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UCSF Benioff Children’s Oakland Handprints, Summer 2016

Inside this Edition • Notes & Words Recap • Create a Family Media Use Plan • Pediatric Sleep Problems • Bone Health for Athletes • UCSF Expands Child and Adolescent Gender Center Services to Oakland • Eating Disorders in Adolescents • Saving the Eyesight of Premature Infants • Infant Development Specialists

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Connections Newsletter, Fall 2016

Inside this Edition • Ruth’s Amazing Recovery • Precision Health Summit • Music as Medicine • Acoustic-4-A-Cure • Life After Cancer • Leaving a Legacy • Teddy Bear Clinic • U.S. News & World Report

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Connections Newsletter, Spring 2016

Inside this Edition • Happy Anniversary, Mission Bay! • Honoring Quincy’s Wish • Welcome Erin Hickey • Healing Art of Origami • New Center for Fetal Medicine • RE/MAX Miracle Homes • Medicine as a Second Act • Leave a Legacy for Kids

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UCSF Benioff Children’s Oakland Handprints, Spring 2016

Inside this Edition • Medication and Children • Video Games and Children • Children’s Scientist Contributes to Research Linking High Zinc Levels and Kidney Stones • The Importance of Zinc • Fueling Your Workout • Feature on Atoosa Firouzian • Saving the Eyesight of Premature Infants • Happy Teeth, Happy Future • Severe Asthma Services at Children’s • Depression in Children

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Connections Newsletter, Winter 2015

Inside this Edition • An Amazing Journey for Heroes • Dreamforce Concert Raises $10M • Home Away From Home • Branching Into a New Era • CARing for Kids • All Calories Are Not Created Equal • Conversations on Children’s Health • A Reason for Giving • Project Yellow Balloon

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UCSF Medical Center Healing Abounds, Fall 2015

Inside this Edition • Your Guide on the Road to Recovery • Poised for Victory • 100% Pure Brain Power

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UCSF Benioff Children’s Oakland Handprints, Fall 2015

Inside this Edition • Cochlear Implants • The Sweet Life—Lived a Little More Consciously • Celiac Disease Management: Common Struggles • Amarjit Bath: From India to CHORI and Children’s • Don and Ellie Knauss • Food Corner: Sugar

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UCSF Foresight, Fall 2015

Inside this Edition
• Gifts from the Heart: Barbara Hussey Riggins

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Connections Newsletter, Fall 2015

Inside this Edition • Allison: Full of Heart • U.S. News Ranking • Oakland Master Plan • Pedi Rehab Program • Nolan Family Gives Back • CHORI Summer Program • Summer Camps • The Concert for Kids • Score Fore Kids • Community Health Center

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UCSF Benioff Children’s Oakland Handprints, Summer 2015

Inside this Edition • UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland Modernization Project Approved • Why I Ask About Guns • Co-Sleeping • Calming a Child’s Fear of Surgery • Eating and Living for Heart Health • MRI Goggles Soothe Young Patients • Recovery After Fall Off 230' Cliff

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UCSF Medical Center Healing Abounds, Summer 2015

Inside this Edition • Mission Bay Complex: A Landmark Event • Defying a Deadly Family Trait • Migraines Are Not Always Age Appropriate

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Connections Newsletter, Spring 2015

Inside this Edition • Sebastion: The Miracle Kid • Mission Bay Opens • Visit Our New Website • Connections • Funding for Sensory Research • Kids-N-Need Golf Tournament • Careers for CHAMPS • Reducing Childhood Obesity • Running for Olivia • FIND Nature • Notes & Words • Rowan Shopping Spree • Talk Read Sing

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UCSF Benioff Children’s Oakland Handprints, Spring 2015

Inside this Edition • Children and Headaches • Children’s Rehabilitation Medicine • Tumors Associated with Genetic Disorder Cause Seizures for Young Patients • Research Update • Food Corner

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UCSF Benioff Children’s San Francisco Leaps and Bounds, Fall/Winter 2014

Inside this Edition •We Got Inside Francisco’s Head And The Results Were Electrifying • Music Therapy: It’s More Than Just Songs • New Strategies For Food Allergies • Deep Brain Stimulation Is A Revolutionary Treatment For Dystonia • Pediatric Relief 2,000 Years In The Making • Sleep Disorders: Helping Kids To Get Their Zzzzzzzs • The Facts About Vaccinations

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UCSF Benioff Children’s Oakland Handprints, Fall 2014

Inside this Edition • Former Children’s Patient Circles Back, Twice • Camp Winning Hands: Celebrating Five Years of Empowering Children • Tumors Associated with Genetic Disorder Cause Seizures for Young Patients • A Long and Winding Road Back Home • Best Doctors 2014 • “Talking Is Teaching: Talk Read Sing” Campaign Launches in Oakland

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UCSF Benioff Children’s Oakland Handprints, Summer 2014

Inside this Edition • Tips for Avoiding Diabetes Burnout for Parents • UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland Receives Prestigious Pediatric Level I Trauma Center Designation • UCSF Sports Medicine Physicians Give A Young Football Player Another Chance • CHORI Helps Young Woman Fulfill Her Dreams—and Her Father’s • “What Sickle Cell Means to Me” Art Contest

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UCSF Benioff Children’s Oakland Handprints, Spring 2014

Inside this Edition • The CEASE Program: Training Pediatricians to Help Parents Stop Smoking • How to Use Food and Fluid For a Winning Game • Children’s New Walnut Creek Hearing & Speech Center Means Nicky’s Care Is Closer to Home • Plum Restaurant Chef Kim Alter visits Children’s • Challenges of Managing Eczema in Teenagers • Scientist Goes Back to School —To Teach 5th Graders

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