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CHoR ranked No. 28 in nephrology

Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU once again ranks in nephrology in U.S. News & World Report's Best Children's Hospitals.

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CHoR opens new therapy center in Stafford, Va.

CHoR has opened a new therapy center to meet the demand for physical, occupational and speech therapy in the Stafford community and surrounding areas.

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VCU Health System presents plan for new, free-standing children's hospital

The proposal was developed following an extensive analysis that was requested by the VCU Health System Authority board. The proposal represents the next phase of a multi-year plan to advance children's health and is built on a solid foundation of top pediatric talent, comprehensive pediatric health programs and facilities dedicated to the unique needs of children.

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CHoR awarded national ranking by U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report has named Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU (CHoR) among the top nationally ranked pediatric nephrology (kidney care) programs in the country.

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Children's Hospital of Richmond create patient appreciation video

To thank patients for their kind messages of appreciation, doctors, nurses and staff at Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU decided to showcase their talents, dancing and singing One Direction’s song, “What Makes You Beautiful”.

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Rubin lab invention licensed for inhaled treatment for lung disease

VCU and Nostrum Pharmaceuticals, LLC, are pleased to announce the signing of a license agreement for the development of inhaled dapsone for the treatment of respiratory diseases.

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Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU celebrates second birthday

Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU will celebrate its second birthday on Saturday, June 30. The celebration marks two years since VCU Health System and Children's Hospital came together to form the area's only full-service children's hospital.

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National Children's Mental Health Awareness Month

It’s National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Month. See how CHoR’s mental health experts and researchers are among those who have been working to better understand the science behind mental illness, the care needed and how to help shed the stigma around child mental health.

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Denny Hamlin Foundation provides gift

Denny Hamlin, FedEx #11 NASCAR Sprint Cup Driver, has pledged a $150,000 gift to Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU.

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Dominican Republic honors Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU surgeon

Dominican Republic president Leonel Fernandez presented pediatric surgeon David Lanning, M.D., with the country’s highest civilian honor.

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Formerly conjoined twins return home

Formerly conjoined twins, Maria and Teresa Tapia of the Dominican Republic returned home.

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CHoR's Executive Director named Woman of the Year by YWCA

Congratulations to the 2012 YWCA Outstanding Women honorees! A special congrats.

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