In a first for CHOC Children's, a multidisciplinary team performs deep brain stimulation on 16-year-old to treat her debilitating movement disorder.
Shiloh, a CHOC patient since birth, needed physical therapy. When COVID hit, those sessions went online - and helped him take his first steps.
Now in its eighth year, the internship has been reimagined as a virtual program, a pivot quickly executed at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Augustina, age 14, spent nearly two months in intensive care at CHOC Children's Hospital fighting COVID-19 before going home.
CHOC Children’s patients, along with their families, recently participated in virtual meetings with legislators as part of ongoing advocacy efforts.