Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Surgery Institute Aims to Improve Surgery, Eliminate Pain

On Sept. 16, 2009, Children's National Medical Center announced the creation of the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation, focused on making children's surgery more precise, less invasive, and pain-free. The Institute was made possible by a $150 million gift from the Government of Abu Dhabi, the largest gift ever for pediatric surgery. Read more or view a photo gallery from the announcement.