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Baylor pediatric HIV/AIDS program expands in LesothoJun 12, 2013
The Baylor College of Medicine International Pediatric AIDS Initiative (BIPAI) at Texas Children's Hospital will expand its clinical and educational efforts to reach the most remote villages of Lesotho with the opening of two new satellite clinical centers
Botswana-Baylor pediatric HIV/AIDS program celebrates 10th anniversaryJun 11, 2013
The Baylor College of Medicine International Pediatric AIDS Initiative at Texas Children’s Hospital opened its first clinic 10 years ago in the region of Africa hardest hit by pediatric AIDS.
Campers wanted for seventh annual Kamp K’aana programMay 17, 2013
Children ages 10 to 14 can sign up for Kamp K'aana, a fun weight management program this summer, created by Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Hospital.
Baylor College of Medicine ACE grants awardedMay 16, 2013
Find out which Baylor College of Medicine medical residents and fellows have been awarded the Advancing Clinical Excellence in Health Care Delivery System Trainee Grants to support their work toward improving the safety and quality of patient care.
'Off-the-shelf' virus-specific T-cells fight viral infections in stem cell transplant patientsMay 14, 2013
Baylor College of Medicine researchers find a potential treatment for patients for whom antiviral drugs are not working.
Gene mutation analysis may point to imprinting in newborn lung diseaseMay 1, 2013
Kids with the disease can also have anatomical problems involving organs of the gastrointestinal, cardiovascular and genitourinary systems.
BCM receives grants from Rally Foundation for childhood cancerApr 23, 2013
All grants are made in honor or memory of a Rally Kid, a child who has fought or is currently fighting cancer.
Kline to receive humanitarian awards from Houston-Galveston Schweitzer Fellows ProgramApr 16, 2013
Kline is being honored for his extensive efforts to address pediatrics HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa and global health.
Female mice overfed as infants become couch potatoes for lifeApr 2, 2013
Study found overnutrition in infancy caused persistent changes that last into adulthood.
Evening with Genetics seminar in McAllen focuses on congenital heart defectsApr 2, 2013
Seminar slated for April 20 at 9:30 a.m. in the McAllen Public Library.