Welcome to the 2020 Frontiers in Pediatric Genomics Conference
Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego welcomes you to the 2020 Frontiers in Pediatric Genomic Medicine Conference.
Rady Children’s Hospital is the region’s pediatric medical center serving San Diego, Imperial and southern Riverside counties. From the research lab to the bedside, Rady Children’s brings a passion for innovation to every moment, always striving for excellence, always seeking to advance. Never forgetting that kids come first.
U.S. News & World Report’s 2020-21 survey ranks Rady Children’s among the nation’s top 10 children’s hospitals in Neonatology & Orthopedics and also ranks Rady Children’s in all 10 pediatric specialties surveyed.
See highlights from our Neonatology and Orthopedics programs below.
Rady Children’s Neonatology program is ranked No. 4 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report (2020-21). Our 60-bed neonatal intensive care unit provides level 4 care, the highest designation available from the American Academy of Pediatrics, and is a major referral center for the most critically ill newborns.
Learn About Our Innovative Neonatology Program
Peter Newton, M.D., an internationally recognized leader in pediatric spinal conditions, directs the Scoliosis Service at Rady Children’s Spine Center. Patients from around the world with all types of scoliosis come for the most advanced treatments. The latest technology, including the EOS Orthopedic Imaging System, is used for diagnosis and treatment planning.
See Our State-of-the-art Spinal Imaging
Rady Children’s multidisciplinary Neuro-Oncology Program is the only program in the San Diego region providing comprehensive care to children and young adults with brain and spinal cord tumors. We care for more than 500 children with newly diagnosed or previously treated central nervous system tumors and are one of the highest-volume programs in California.
More innovative programs at Rady Children’s:
Check Out Our Renowned Neuro-Oncology Program
First of its kind in Southern California, the Helen and Will Webster Foundation 3D Innovations Lab at Rady Children’s Hospital creates 3D models and prints based on medical images, such as CT scans and MRIs. The goals are to support precise surgical planning and improve outcomes specifically for pediatric patients.