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Philly Doc Wins Pregnancy Discrimination Lawsuit Against CHOP

Back in April, we told you about former Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) doctor Kaede Ota, who filed a pregnancy discrimination lawsuit against CHOP. Well, […]

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Instructors from SoulCycle, Flywheel, and More Are Joining Forces for a Huge Spin-athon

As much as we might like to talk up the rivalries between studios like SoulCycle, Flywheel, and CycleBar, the fact is that these trainers are […]


Here’s Where CHOP Ranks Among Leading U.S. Children’s Hospitals

For the third consecutive year, the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) is the second best pediatric medical center in the country, according to U.S. News & […]


8 Projects Win Willard Rouse Awards

Judging from the major elements contained in this year’s honorees at the Urban Land Institute Philadelphia’s fourth annual Willard G. “Bill” Rouse Awards for Excellence, […]


Common Threads in This Year’s Rouse Award Residential Finalists

The Urban Land Institute Philadelphia District Council announced the finalists for this year’s Willard G. “Bill” Rouse Awards for Excellence last week, and five of […]


The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Zion Harvey’s First Pitch

Zion Harvey, after throwing out the first pitch at an Orioles game
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Amazing: Kid Who Received Double Hand Transplant at CHOP Throws Out First Pitch at Orioles Game

Tonight, Zion Harvey, the first child in the world to undergo a bilateral hand transplant, threw the first pitch. — Baltimore Orioles (@Orioles) August 3, […]

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CHOP Doc Gets $1 Million to Further Pediatric Cancer Research

It’s the end of the workweek and we could all use a good, stress-relieving happy cry, couldn’t we? Well, here we go: The Children’s Hospital […]

Co-chairs Jon and Jen Rodack and Allison and Jon Lubert with DJ Jazzy Jeff, the headline entertainment at the 3rd Annual Cheers for CHOP.
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DJ Jazzy Jeff Spins at Third Annual Cheers for CHOP

Saturday night the Third Annual Cheers for CHOP party took place at Valley Forge Casino Resort. Hosted by Friends of CHOP, over 600 of Philadelphia’s […]


CHOP CEO: Why We’re Partnering With UAE Health System

Madeline Bell has a plan to help improve pediatric care halfway across the world. The president and CEO of the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia was in Dubai […]


Two Philly Hospitals Have New Partner: Abu Dhabi

Two Philadelphia hospitals recently announced partnerships with an Abu Dhabi health care provider. Although both partnerships are preliminary and little detail has been offered — it opens the […]

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Zion Harvey — 8-Year-Old Double Hand-Transplant Patient at CHOP — Released from Hospital Today

Late last month, the world fell in love with Zion Harvey, the eight-year-old Baltimore native who received a double hand transplant in early July at […]


Nicki Minaj Visits Kids at CHOP Before Show in Camden

Nicki Minaj made a lot of little kids’ days yesterday afternoon, when she stopped by for a visit at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) […]

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Study Done at CHOP Shows Huge Percentage of Doctors and Nurses Work While Sick

A new study published in JAMA Pediatrics found that a whopping 83 percent of doctors and nurses at the Children’s Hospital of Pennsylvania had worked while […]


Alice Goffman’s Book on “Fugitive Life” in Philly Under Attack

Last year, Alice Goffman published On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City, an adaptation of her dissertation at Princeton. For six years, while […]