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CHLA Launches Its Annual Halloween Greeting Card Drive On ‘CHLA.org’

CHLA patient Nzinga Thomas, 5, with samples of this year’s Halloween greeting cards members of the public are encouraged to send to patients. Posted: Monday, October 23, 2017 – 3:44 PM At Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA), Halloween is all about treats when it comes to its patients. Supporters and friends in the community, across the country and around the world are invited to take part in the hospital’s annual Halloween greeting-card drive. Participants can visit CHLA.org/Halloween from […] Read More

Tower Cancer Research Foundation’s Magnolia Council Spirit of Hope Luncheon Benefits Research, Patient & Survivor Support

From left:  Meryl Kern, Tower Cancer Research Foundation board member; Dr. Jay Orringer, honoree; Nancy Mishkin, Tower Cancer Research Foundation chair; Beth Goren, honoree and Magnolia Council president, and Shelley Warsavsky, Magnolia Council chair. Photo by Tiffany Rose & Vivien Best Posted: Friday, October 20, 2017 – 3:49 PM Last week, more than over 600 women and leaders in entertainment, politics, business and medicine attended Tower Cancer Research Foundation’s (TCRF) Magnolia Council Spirit of Hope Luncheon & Boutique at The Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills to honor philanthropist and President of the Magnolia Council, Beth Goren, […] Read More

$3 Million Investment Establishes CHLA’s Teresa And Byron Pollitt Family Chair In Fetal and Neonatal Medicine

Dr. Philippe Friedlich (right), CHLA's chief of Neonatology, with Teresa and Byron Pollitt, discussing care and treatment of vulnerable infants. (Photo by CHLA) Posted: Tuesday, August 1, 2017 – 3:52 PM Inspired by a family ideology and a longstanding relationship with both Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and the University of Southern California (USC), philanthropists Teresa and Byron Pollitt have pledged $3 million to help create an endowed chair position for the director of the CHLA Fetal and Neonatal Institute (FNI). […] Read More