Inspiring Women

Celebrating Children's Hospital Los Angeles female leaders who are making a difference.

“This is a calling ... You do it because you love it, and because you’re absolutely dedicated to protecting children.”

Sandy Himmelrich, LCSW
Co-founder, Audrey Hepburn CARES Center

Sandy Himmelrich, LCSW

‘This Is a Calling’

Mona Patel, MD

Driven to Affect Change

Joyce Javier, MD, MPH, MS

Supporting Vulnerable Communities

Monica Horn, RN

Finding Strength, Sharing Strength

Jodi Ogden, MBA

Doing Important work

“I am not one to shy away or fall back from challenges simply because I am a woman, but feel empowered to do so because I am.”

Mona Patel, MD
Director of Clinical Ambulatory Operations and Attending Physician, Division of General Pediatrics

Bianca Edison, MD, MS

Finding the Best Possible Answer

Jennifer Raymond, MD, MCR

Lessons Learned From Challenges Faced

Sylvia Del Castillo, MD

Resilience Is Key

Lara M. Khouri, MBA, MPH

Getting Things Done

Nancy J. Lee, MSN, RN, NEA-BC

Keeping Patients and Families as her Beacon

“Speak up, don’t apologize, ask questions, challenge the expected, and be proud!”

Jennifer Raymond, MD, MCR
Clinical Director of Diabetes at the Center for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Tracy Zaslow, MD, FAAP, CAQSM

Take a Step Back to Move Forward

Judy Sherif, RN

Nurse, Pilot, Renegade

Senta Georgia, PhD

A Scientist Searching for a Cure

Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD

Operationalizing Curiosity

Rev. Dagmar Grefe, PhD

Serving All Faiths

Bibiana Jin Reiser, MD, MS

Unconventional Thinking

Barbara Korsch, MD

Making Doctors Better Doctors

Anat Erdreich-Epstein, MD, PhD

Discovering the Biology of Cancer