Cincinnati Children's News Releases

The Public Relations staff in the Marketing and Communications Department at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is committed to providing the news media and families with the latest news and highlights about Cincinnati Children's and its efforts to improve children's health.

Recent News Releases

Monday, March 02, 2015 - Published Outcomes Announced From Study on Adolescent Bariatric Surgery Safety

Cardiovascular risks of severe pediatric obesity, assessed among adolescents participating in the “Teen Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery” (Teen-LABS) study, were published this week in JAMA Pediatrics.

Saturday, February 28, 2015 - New Patient Contact Registry for Rare Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Diseases

To coincide with Rare Disease Day® 2015, the Consortium of Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disease Researchers (CEGIR) today launched a patient contact registry for individuals with eosinophilic gastrointestinal diseases (EGID), a group of rare diseases.

Friday, February 20, 2015 - 3D Printed Hearts Helping Cincinnati Children’s Cardiologists Plan Complex Heart Surgeries

When Damon Mallott was born in 1984, it took innovative surgical techniques to correct his complex heart defects. Thirty-one years later, cardiothoracic surgeons at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center have again innovated to keep Damon alive, this time by first simulating an extraordinarily complex heart surgery on a 3D model of Damon’s heart.  

Friday, January 30, 2015 - Super Bowl Parties: Prevent TV Tip-Overs

Because TVs will be such a large part of the festivities on Super Bowl Sunday the doctors and experts at the Comprehensive Children’s Injury Center (CCIC) at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center are sharing injury risks associated with TVs and some steps you can take to keep kids safe during this weekend and throughout the year.

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 - Cincinnati Children's Physician Named as President Elect of National Organization

Emergency Room Pediatrician Wendy Pomerantz, MD of Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and the Comprehensive Children’s Injury Center (CCIC) has been voted in as President Elect of the Injury Free Coalition for Kids®.