Newborn Nursery at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital

Excellent Care from the Moment of Birth

Stanford Medicine News about Pediatric Care and Research

  • Magazine examines art’s role in medicine

    When the arts and humanities play a role in medicine, patients, researchers and doctors can benefit. The winter issue of Stanford Medicine magazine features articles on the intersection of medicine with the arts and humanities.


  • Sylvester becomes associate dean

    The pediatric surgeon and hospital leader will build support for Stanford’s clinical and translational research in child health.


  • Gary Darmstadt and AIF Symposium

    The American India Foundation in partnership with Stanford Medicine held a symposium uniting researchers, entrepreneurs, clinicians, and even a Bollywood actress to discuss the current state of maternal and newborn health and to learn of new technologies and innovations that can improve access to healthcare in India and other nations in the developing world on October 14th, 2016.


Expectant Parents

For information about maternity services at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, please visit the Johnson Center for Pregnancy and Newborn Services website

About this Site

Part of the Johnson Center for Pregnancy and Newborn Services, we specialize in the medical evaluation and care of newborns who are at or near term.

We designed this site to be a resource for our pediatric trainees as well as health professionals worldwide who care for newborns.

The transition from life in the womb to the outside world is an amazing process. We are priviledged to care for babies as they make this transition and adapt to their new surroundings.