Press Releases

Published on April 17, 2019
The fourth annual Children’s Hospital Los Angeles Make March Matter fundraising campaign raised nearly $2 million, the hospital announced Wednesday. The campaign exceeded its $1 million fundraising goal thanks to partnerships with a record 123 businesses in Los Angeles and the... Read More
Published on April 8, 2019
Stress creates risk, maternal education provides resilience   A study of 70 mothers and their infants suggests that the impact of maternal stress on neurodevelopment is detectable by electroencephalography (EEG) at 2 months of age. The team of investigators, co-led... Read More
Published on April 5, 2019
Clinical psychologists implement child-parent psychotherapy in The Steven & Alexandra Cohen Foundation Newborn and Infant Critical Care Unit at Children's Hospital Los Angeles Bringing a baby into the world involves many firsts – mothers and fathers are discovering their... Read More
Published on March 15, 2019
Considering the implications of precision medicine for diagnosis and treatment of pediatric cancers   Research performed over the last several decades has led to an increased understanding of the genetics of cancer. The clinical application of this knowledge for... Read More
Published on March 14, 2019
CHLA researcher receives $1.6M grant to study cellular and genetic changes that underlie retinoblastoma. Retinoblastoma is a tumor of the retina that generally affects children under 5 years of age and accounts for approximately 4% of childhood cancers. If not diagnosed... Read More
Published on March 4, 2019
More than 100 Southern California businesses will rally individuals to raise $1 million during March in support of pediatric care and research at CHLA   Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) launched its fourth annual Make March Matter campaign Monday. Actor and... Read More