Dr. Barry Gilmore, Medical Director of Emergency Services at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital was recently awarded The Advocate for Children award at the TNEMSC 14th Annual Update on Acute and Emergency Care Pediatrics Conference on Friday, April 10th.
Two photographs by Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital photographer Lisa Waddell Buser were selected for inclusion in the 2015 Children’s Hospitals Photo Exhibit, a national competition administered by the Children’s Hospital Association.
Athletic participation has doubled in the last 10 years. There are 7.7 million high school athletes and 450,000 college athletes. Pre-participation evaluation has been a hot topic in the U.S. in an effort to decrease and detect athletes who are at risk for sudden cardiac death. Pediatric Cardiologist Alex Arevalo, MD, explains screening guidelines and when athletes need to see a cardiologist.