Join Cook Children's health professionals as they present Doc Talk, a new podcast series keeping you on the edge of pediatric programs, research, life-changing treatments and the latest news that advances the care we provide to kids.
Hyperinsulinism. Blazing new trails in treating and curing this rare disease.
Join Cook Children’s team of experts on blazing new trails in treating and curing hyperinsulinism (HI) for children across the nation and around the globe. Hear what’s being done to cure more patients and expand treatment most difficult cases.
Pediatric palliative epilepsy neurosurgery – giving kids a brighter quality of life
There is a misconception that palliative means end of life care. But that's not how we think about palliative surgery at all. Palliative surgery is when we're looking at not necessarily curing something, but alleviating something. Cook Children’s Palliative epilepsy neurosurgery explains how kids with intractable epilepsy are getting a better quality of life.
Breaking barriers in pediatric surgery, and beyond
Any surgery can be challenging and come with risks. But when that surgery involves children, it comes with a unique set of things the surgery team has to consider that are very different from adults. Dr. Kanika Bowen-Jallow delves into how those differences impact both the surgical team and patient outcomes.
Meet the speaker
Meet Dr. Bowen-Jallow
Cook Children's Pediatric Surgery
Adolescent Bariatric Surgery: Effects of Socioeconomic, Demographic, and Hospital Characteristics on Cost, Length of Stay, and Type of Procedure Performed. - Abstract - Europe PMC
A call to action: Multi-disciplinary care and treatment of obesity in pediatrics - PubMed (nih.gov)
Wearable Activity Tracking Device Use in an Adolescent Weight Management Clinic: A Randomized Controlled Pilot Trial - PubMed (nih.gov)
One Size Does Not Fit All: Sociodemographic Factors Affecting Weight Loss in Adolescents. - Abstract - Europe PMC
Cook Children’s Endocrinology REACH Clinic
Breaking barriers: Meet the 9th black female pediatric surgeon in the U.S.
GMA: Woman makes history as 9th Black female pediatric surgeon in US
Cook Children’s community task force leading discussion on suicide prevention and mental health
Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)
Doctor Groups Ask for Tougher Stance on Kids’ Sugary Drinks
They're active, eat healthy … and they have high cholesterol?
Exploring pediatric audiology and advancing development for children with hearing loss
Dr. Lisa Vaughan, manager, Cook Children’s Audiology Program takes us on a deep dive into the exciting research, osseointegrated devices and technological advancements, the latest treatments in pediatric audiology, along with the challenges and rewards for children with hearing loss.
Exciting endomicroscopic breakthroughs for children with rare or complicated gastrointestinal conditions
Cook Children's pediatric gastroenterologist, Clifton Huang, M.D., shares fascinating insights into the advancing treatments and procedures, including endomicroscopy, that are bringing new hope for children with rare or complicated conditions.
Beyond neuroscience research boundaries. Creating limitless possibilities.
Dr. Scott Perry, Medical Director of Neurosciences and Dr. Christos Papadelis, Director of Neurosciences Research along with Dianna Grado, Clinical Coordinator for Neurosciences Research, explore how breaking research boundaries creates limitless possibilities, paving the way for world-class research – and results once thought impossible for kids and young adults with neurological disorders.
Meet the speakers
Meet Dr. PerryMeet Dr. PapadelisDianna Grado, RN
Jane and John Justin Neurosciences Research Center
Adult Genetic Epilepsy Clinic
Comprehensive Epilepsy Program
Movement Disorders Clinic
Cerebral Palsy Clinic
Cook Children’s Neurology
Cook Children’s Neurosciences Research Center
Dodson Neuro Research Endowment
Primary steps for primary care: Sleep disorders in epilepsy and cerebral palsy
Infantile Spasms- Primary Steps for Primary Care
Staring Spells – Primary Steps for Primary Care
Febrile Seizures – Primary Steps for Primary Care
The Arcuate – Neuroscience Research
Early Identification and Improving Life-Long Outcomes in Cerebral Palsy Patients
New-Onset Seizure Clinic Seeks to Decrease Wait Time for Initial Evaluation
BE FAST to Recognize the Signs of Pediatric Stroke
Pioneering Surgery Disconnects Left Side of Brain to Stop Child’s Daily Seizures
Teen Becomes First in North Texas to Undergo Landmark Brain Surgery for Epilepsy
Host: Hello and welcome to this edition of Doc Talk. We're honored and excited today to be speaking with key researchers at Cook Children's Jane and John Justin Neurosciences Center. We're joined by Dr. Scott Perry, Medical Director of N