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Oct 14, 2014

Behind the illustration with Maryanna Hoggatt (and Simon)

When I was approached to participate in the Amazing Storybook project for Doernbecher Children’s Hospital and their creative agency, Sockeye, I was thrilled. It was an opportunity to work for a well-respected children’s hospital, and as part of a campaign developed by Sockeye, the theme of the illustration closely aligned with something I identify with in my own work: encouraging children to be brave and face their fears. Adapting my creative style to this storybook illustration … Read More

Oct 13, 2014

From strength to strength: our people

I am proud to announce the recruitment of another superb young pediatric neurosurgeon to Doernbecher Children’s Hospital at Oregon Health & Science University for the service of children and families in Oregon and our region. Dr. Christina Sayama studied bioengineering at the University of California, San Diego, and medicine at the University of Utah, where she also earned a Master of Science degree in public health. She was trained in neurological surgery at the University … Read More

Oct 9, 2014

Flu vaccine decreases a child’s risk of serious illness

Each winter or spring, millions of people are infected with influenza, thousands of children are admitted to pediatric intensive care units, or PICUs, for complications of influenza infection, and as many as 200 of them die. Influenza, or flu, virus infection causes a respiratory illness with symptoms that may include fever, chills, cough, sore throat, headaches, body aches, fatigue, vomiting and diarrhea. Vaccination is the most effective way to prevent flu infection and its complications, … Read More

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@thaJEFFMAN Hey, Jeffrey. The 2014 #dbfreestyle collection will be revealed November 7: http://t.co/bYHYurIwKY. Only two weeks to go!

This #FreestyleFriday, we're celebrating patient-designer Tim, who fought leukemia one lap at a time: http://t.co/202sNdujSb @Fox12Oregon

Hats off (or on!) to the @Univ_of_Oregon @LoveYourMelon folks for their visit. More info: http://t.co/ngg7UDcaOD http://t.co/hl2CZXWvbq

MT @fox12oregon What a mess! A good cause: Every dollar will help Doernbecher kids. Thanks for donating! @995thewolf http://t.co/ZEiROv5iAe

#Halloween safety tip: Without a prescription, decorative contact lenses are dangerous (via @HealthyChildren): http://t.co/YoiORRn8Lo

RT @OHSUNews: Today Oct. 23, @MultCo Emergency Services will run an Ebola preparedness drill with OHSU's Emergency Dept. More info: http://…

Score! @TimbersFC player @Gallego_Bryan and @FixAutoNW swung by Doernbecher to hang out with our patients. #rctid http://t.co/MEL7dhdxBf

Is sudden cardiac death rare in kids? Yes. Can it happen? Yes. Dr. Seshardi Balaji outlines the warning signs: http://t.co/ep0cSnnaAn

RT @fox12oregon: ICYMI: Dream Drives for Kids give sick children the drive of their lives http://t.co/P5EjUb3bKq http://t.co/P3Ug8yewb5

@QTPATweets Thanks for your support! Much appreciated. #dbfreestyle

RT @OHSUNews: Did you miss Dr. Bonnie Nagel's fantastic Marquam Hill Lecture on the adolescent brain? Watch it now: http://t.co/vupuSmBNH7

@YOsneaks Sorry to hear that -- we'll be covering the event live on Twitter to keep you up to speed. We so appreciate the donation!

Thanks! 18 days to go! @_young_ninoo_: @Nike I love seeing you guys collaborate. Can't wait for this year's shoes! http://t.co/dBdjheQc6f

RT @OHSUNews: We love "Freestyle Fridays" on our @OHSUDoernbecher Facebook page. Check out these great kids: http://t.co/nF2DU3B3oR #DBFree

What inspired our latest Amazing Storybook ad? We're glad you asked: http://t.co/BP6Mk2saNv http://t.co/41M0DCPGl0

Meet Caden & Chase, two of our #dbfreestyle patient-designers. Get tix here: http://t.co/z6gQNDxFod #FreestyleFriday http://t.co/Iq7HQsERkB

#Halloween countdown: two weeks! Get a discount for you & a donation for us: http://t.co/mNAMJJMs9O @spirithalloween http://t.co/SL7aKt3pop

A behind-the-scenes look at the inspiration & creative process for @LeetleWolf's illustration: http://t.co/5DMytcpztt http://t.co/ucBUQTquPl

On our reading list: "Increased physical activity linked to improved school performance" (via @scienewr): http://t.co/q7GxHHkBmL

@SpiritHalloween Agreed. Here are a couple of our favorite costumes! BOO-tiful, right? http://t.co/LGmTHhHJCX

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