Pediatrics News

Hotez, Zoghbi join American Academy of Arts and SciencesApr 18, 2018
Dr. Peter J. Hotez, and Dr. Huda Y. Zoghbi have been elected as the newest members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the nation’s most prestigious honorary titles.
Tips for students on how to avoid burnoutApr 5, 2018
Between school, homework and extracurricular activities, it can be hard for students to balance all of their responsibilities, which can lead to a feeling of being burned out. Dr. Karen Lawson gives her tips on how students can avoid feeling this way.
Talking to your teen about her growing bodyMar 22, 2018
Girls Elevated will aim to give parents and young girls tips on how to effectively talk about bodies changing to help make growing up a little easier.
Study: reactions vary in children with milk, egg allergyMar 22, 2018
A new study shows that for the population of children that cannot tolerate milk or egg in baked form, they may experience significantly different allergic reaction profiles after consuming baked milk or egg.
Spring Evenings with Genetics begins with autism spectrumMar 13, 2018
On Tuesday, March 20, Evenings with Genetics will highlight Phelan-McDermid Syndrome and other autism spectrum disorders.
St. Baldrick’s Foundation awards grant to pediatric instructorMar 8, 2018
The St. Baldrick’s Foundation, the largest private funder of childhood cancer research grants, has announced its 2018 Fellow Grants, including Dr. Samara Potter.
Baylor offers medical home for young adults with diabetesFeb 28, 2018
Young adults with diabetes will now have access to a new medical home at the Baylor College of Medicine Young Adult Diabetes Clinic.
Study shows link between youth trauma, political participation Feb 16, 2018
Baylor researchers explore the links between negative experiences during adolescence and beliefs about government and political participation.
Baylor brings community conference, resource fair to McAllenFeb 12, 2018
On Saturday, Feb. 17, Baylor College of Medicine will bring a community conference and resource fair to the McAllen area to provide an educational seminar and support materials for parents of children with special needs.
Baylor brings community conference, resource fair to LaredoFeb 5, 2018
On Saturday, Feb. 10, Baylor College of Medicine will bring a community conference and resource fair to the Laredo area to provide an educational seminar and support materials for parents of children with special needs.