• Gifts supported the continued construction inside the new hospital. The eight-story building is scheduled to open in 2015 and will feature significant improvements such as the Gosnell Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, private patient rooms, and an advanced imaging facility.
• Our Pediatric Orthopaedics program earned a place among U.S. News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospitals listing for the fifth consecutive year, and maintained a reputation for expertise in treating scoliosis, hip, and rib deformities on the East Coast.
• Scientists identified a group of gene mutations that may be behind up to 10 percent of complex congenital heart defects, the most frequent type of birth defect and a leading cause of infant death.
Bullet points highlight impact made in 2013