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Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research celebrates 30 years

The Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research in the IU School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics celebrated a belated 30-year anniversary with a retreat and celebration on August 25, 2022.

IU School of Medicine  |  Sep 20, 2022

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Brian McFerron, MD, on the unit teaching pediatric students

Pediatric Fellowship Director Recognized Nationally

Pediatric Fellowship Program Director Brian McFerron, MD, receives national award recognizing his outstanding teaching efforts.

Sydney Gendron  |  Sep 09, 2022

Angela Amaniampong and Ruby Benn

Health disparity research award honors legacy of Chaniece Wallace, MD

Angela Amaniampong, DO, and Ruby Benn, MD, carry mentor's legacy forward as 2022 recipients of the Dr. Chaniece Wallace Health Care Disparity Research Award.

Laura Gates  |  Jun 27, 2022

IU faculty update clinical recommendations for the care of Down syndrome

Three faculty within the department of pediatrics have updated the clinical recommendations of care for Down syndrome as a part of the American Academy of

Ashley Wilson  |  Apr 20, 2022

Attend the 57th Annual Riley Children's Health Pediatric Conference

The premier pediatric learning conference in the state of Indiana for all levels of health care workers

Ashley Wilson  |  Apr 14, 2022

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LEND - Sensory Processing in Children

What sensory processing disorder is like and how occupational therapists can help.

Cristy James  |  Apr 01, 2022

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LEND - School Partnerships - Connecting the Dots in Pediatric Care for Healthy Transitions

Every school year, over 49 million children in the United States spend more than half of their day in the school setting.  More awake hours are

Cristy James  |  Mar 01, 2022

Never underestimate the power of your example as a physician

The Riley Hospital Historic Preservation Committee shares the story of James Henry Taylor, MD, and the influence he had over his students and patients.

Ashley Wilson  |  Feb 25, 2022

A young child practices brushing teeth with her parent and dentist assisting.

LEND - The Most Common Chronic Disease of Childhood in the US

Dental cavities (also known as caries or decay) is the most common chronic disease in children: it is about 5 times more common than asthma

Cristy James  |  Feb 16, 2022

An individual in a wheelchair moves along a wooded path.

LEND - Inclusivity in Indiana State Parks

As exploring our state’s natural beauty and park systems is becoming increasingly more common, so is the need for ADA accessible trails and equitable access

Cristy James  |  Feb 10, 2022