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June
12,
2020
| 20:42 PM Europe/Amsterdam
When a mass casualty disaster occurs, hospitals must be prepared to immediately provide crucial support to their community. Depending on the type of disaster, pediatric patients should be anticipated. It is understood that different age groups will
June
08,
2020
| 20:50 PM Europe/Amsterdam
In 2012, a patient presented at Children’s Mercy Kansas City with CNS sarcoidosis, a rare autoimmune disease seen primarily in adults. Her rheumatologist noted changes in the patient’s spinal cord, so she contacted one of the neurologists at
March
09,
2020
| 18:15 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Differences of sex development (DSDs) are a diverse collection of congenital conditions that result in genital ambiguity or complete sex reversal. The birth of a baby with genital ambiguity is seen as a medical and psychosocial emergency and is a

Latest Blog Entries

September
15,
2020
| 22:01 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Michelle Knoll, MD, is a pediatric endocrinology fellow who works with the Children’s Mercy GUIDE Clinic. The GUIDE Clinic was founded in 2008 as a partnership among Gynecology, Genetics, Urology, Psychology, Social Work, Chaplaincy and
May
15,
2020
| 16:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Kelly Trowbridge, PhD, mindfulness educator, Center for Professional Well-Being Jennifer Bickel, MD, neurologist and COVID employee wellness officer   We have been supporting employees at Children’s Mercy during the COVID-19 pandemic.
August
05,
2019
| 17:16 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Dr. Alan Gamis, Associate Division Director, Section of Oncology Childhood cancer research plays a critically important role when it comes to treating and curing the disease, but the reality is very few cancer therapies are developed for kids.
March
12,
2019
| 21:18 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The help that the Children’s Mercy Human Performance Lab provided Martin, the 5-year-old with cerebral palsy featured recently in Inside Pediatrics Season 3, is available to a wide range of children with neuromuscular and/or gait disorders. The

Children’s Mercy Kansas City:
Where Research Transforms

We’re always looking for new ways to battle childhood disease. That means scientists and doctors working together, breaking down barriers and never being afraid to innovate. Because research matters.