Pediatric INSIGHTS - Winter '10

The winter 2010 issue of Pediatric INSIGHTS

features the Child and Family Counseling Center at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, which in a unique collaborative effort with Children’s Community Pediatrics and Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, is using a new model to provide behavioral health care to pediatric patients.

Peter Davis, MD, chief of Pediatric Anesthesiology, discusses what’s so special about the pediatric anesthesiology services offered by Children’s Hospital…and does some magic tricks.

Also in this issue:

  • The H1N1 flu: Is another wave coming?
  • Online appointment scheduling makes it easier for busy parents to request appointments when it’s convenient for them.
  • The new Children’s in Lawrenceville is open — see pictures from our opening events and patient move day.
  • Treating girls with PCOS at Children’s Weight Management and Wellness Center.

We welcome your feedback, thoughts and story suggestions. Please feel free to contact one of our physician liaisons with any comments.

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