St. Christopher's News

Read St. Christopher's Hospital for Children’s latest news and announcements.

2016 News

  • Dr. Hans Kersten is a 2016 Finalist in the BeWellPhilly Health Hero Challenge

  • Donate to the 2016 Turkey Dinner Drive

  • St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children Receives the 2017 Women’s Choice Award® as a Best Children’s Hospital

  • Reach Out and Read: 3rd Annual Book Drop-Off

  • St. Chris to Open Critical Care Tower

  • Dr. Maria McColgan inducted in Tenet Heroes Hall of Fame

  • Students Complete Health Tech Mentorship Program at St. Chris

  • Back to School Carnival!

  • Dr. Hans Kersten: BeWellPhilly Health Hero Challenge Semifinalist!

  • St. Chris Celebrates the First Horse-Drawn Ambulance (1/5/16)

  • St. Chris Celebrates 1896-1905 VIDEO (1/8/16)

  • St. Chris Celebrates 1906-1915! VIDEO (1/14/16)

2015 News
  • St. Chris Patient Sings to Staff (12/21/2015)

  • St. Chris Celebrates 1886-1895: VIDEO (12/15/2015)

  • St. Chris Celebrates 1875-1885 VIDEO (12/7/2015)

  • St. Chris Celebrates 140th Birthday! VIDEO (12/4/2015)

  • St. Chris Earns 'Top Performer on Key Quality Measures' Recognition from The Joint Commission (12/1/2015)

  • St. Chris Turns 140 Years Old! (11/30/2015)

  • St. Christopher's Hosts 6th Annual Turkey Dinner Drive VIDEO (11/25/2015)

  • St. Chris Welcomes Six New Physicians (11/20/2015)

  • Dr. Dickinson on Smoking Cessation (11/19/2015)

  • Children and Celiac Disease (11/4/2015)

  • Building Healthy Bones in Your Little Ones (10/20/2015)

  • St. Chris to Host First Educational Conference to Address Needs in Pediatric Gastroenterology (10/15/2015)

  • St. Chris Nurses: 2nd Time Magnet Designee (10/8/2015)

  • Understanding the Benefits of Vaccinations (10/8/2015)

  • #FlashbackFriday: Newspaper Clippings from the Past (10/2/2015)

  • St. Christopher's & Drexel Name Dr. Mary Moran to Top Pediatric Posts (10/1/2015)

  • Dr. Rosenblatt & Patient Featured in South Jersey Magazine (9/29/2015)

  • Dr. Weiner on Dog Bites in Kids (9/28/2015)

  • Drager Donates More than 200 Books to Families of St. Chris' NICU (9/22/2015)

  • St. Chris Patients Accept 1 Millionth Pillowcase (9/17/2015)

  • GRAPHIC: Dr. Weiner on Household Chemicals & Kids (9/16/2015)

  • Back to Sports Tips (9/14/2015)

  • St. Christopher's Welcomes New Physicians (8/31/15)

  • Dr. McPeak Discusses Keeping Kids Calm at the Doctor VIDEO (8/27/2015)

  • Dr. Weiner on Car Safety (8/26/2015)

  • EVENT: St. Chris Hosts End of Summer Carnival (8/25/2015)

  • Dr. Weiner on Heat-Related Illness in Kids (8/20/2015)

  • #ilooklikeasurgeon (8/19/2015)

  • St. Christopher's Welcomes New Neonatal Physicians (8/18/2015)

  • Dr. Weiner Tips on Beach Safety (8/13/2015)

  • Minimally Invasive Technique for Treating Common Chest Wall Abnormality Helps Give Young Adult Confidence (8/11/2015)

  • Dr. Weiner's Tips on Seatbelts & Car Safety for Kids (8/6/2015)

  • Dealing with Teen Drinking by Dr. Peter (7/30/2015)

  • POSTER: Dr. Weiner on Summer Equipment Safety (7/29/2015)

  • St. Chris Welcomes Regional Director, Operations Finance (7/28/2015)

  • EVENT: 5th Annual Back to School Carnival: Aug. 7 (7/24/2015)

  • St. Christopher's Announces Partnership with YMCA (7/22/2015)

  • Safety Tips from St. Chris Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician, Dr. Weiner (7/21/2015)

  • ST. CHRIS SPORTS: Eating for an Edge (7/20/2015)

  • #TBT - Andrew's Story (7/16/2015)

  • Teens & Stress by Dr. McPeak (7/13/2015)

  • St. Christopher's Celebrates Second Annual Breastfeeding Awareness Week (7/1/2015)

  • INFOGRAPH: Summer Sports Tips (6/30/2015)

  • St. Christopher's Ranks in U.S. News & World Report 2015-16 Best Children's Hospitals (6/26/2015)

  • INFOGRAPH: Pediatric Urgent Care (6/24/2015)

  • Health Tech Students Graduate from Program at St. Christopher's (6/23/2015)

  • LISTEN: St. Chris's Dr. Safier on Overuse Injuries (6/23/2015)

  • St. Chris Announces New CEO (6/17/2015)

  • St. Chris Orthopedic Surgeon Uses New Technique to Treat Overuse Injuries (6/11/2015)

  • St. Christopher's Celebrates Doctors' Day with Donation to Local Organizations (6/10/2015)

  • St. Chris Sports: Importance of Warming Up (6/9/2015)

  • CCA Baldi School Donates Three Dinosaurs to St. Christopher's (6/4/2015)

  • St. Chris Sports & Nutrition Blog: How to Replenish Those Fluids? (5/28/2015)

  • Luke's Story, Part 3, VIDEO (5/18/2015)

  • St. Chris' 4South Throws Patient a Surprise Prom! (5/14/2015)

  • Guest Blogger: Laurel Youse, Part 2 (5/11/2015)

  • Guest Blogger: Laurel Youse, mother of Luke (5/8/2015)

  • St. Chris Top Docs (5/7/2015)

  • St. Christopher's Hosts Dodgeball Tournament to Benefit Non-Profit Program (4/22/2015)

  • VIDEO: St. Chris Hosts SCAN (4/21/2015)

  • St. Christopher's Hospital for Children to Host Child Abuse Education & Prevention Program (4/16/2015)

  • ST. CHRIS SPORTS: Pitching Injuries (4/9/2015)

  • Dr. Varlotta Accepts Unsung Hero Recognition (4/8/2015)

  • JOIN NOW: Dodgeball Tournament on 5/9! (4/6/2015)

  • St. Chris Welcomes Chief of Neonatology (4/3/2015)

  • Third Annual IBD Day at St. Chris (3/30/2015)

  • VIDEO: St. Chris at the 6th Annual RMHC (3/25/2015)

  • St. Chris Announces Change in Board Leadership (3/24/2015)

  • St. Chris Social Worker Receives Impactful Grant (3/19/2015)

  • VIDEO: Child Life Holds Teddy Bear Clinic at Brightside Academy (3/17/2015)

  • St. Chris Again Receives Magnet Recognition (3/12/2015)

  • Congrats to St. Chris Physicians: SJ Magazine Top Docs (3/10/2015)

  • MONTHLY SPORTS POST: Overuse Injuries (3/9/2015)

  • Dr. Lee Pachter named Editor-in-Chief of JDBP (3/5/2015)

  • 8 Tips for Dealing with Picky Eaters (2/23/2015)

  • St. Chris Welcomes New Physicians (2/9/2015)

  • St. Chris Welcomes Dr. Michael Spear, Director of Palliative Care (2/3/2015)

  • St. Christopher's Welcomes Dr. Gabriel Hauser as Chief Medical Officer and Vice Chair of Pediatrics (1/12/2015)

  • Dr. Kersten Receives Prestigious Award in Recognition of Fight Against Hunger (1/7/2015)

  • St. Chris Looks Back on 2014 Accomplishments (1/6/2015)

  • When a Child is Sick: Distinguishing a Cold from the Flu (1/5/2015)