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CHF in the News

Houston Chronicle. Jennifer Radcliffe
9/25/2008
 

Dr. Irwin Redlener, a pediatrician and professor at the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health and president of the Children's Health Fund, issued strong cautions to parents after surveying the damage in Galveston. Read more »

Newsday. Michael R. Ebert
9/21/2008
 

Shaquille O'Neal signed sports equipment to be auctioned off by Weber Middle School in Port Washington to raise money for the purchase of a mobile medical unit for the Children’s Health Fund. Read more »

Newsweek. Catharine Skipp and Arian Campo-Flores
9/19/2008
 

Inside the mentality of those who chose to remain in their homes during Hurricane Ike rather than evacuating. Read more »

People.com. Nicholas White and Lisa Ingrassia
9/15/2008
 

Nicole Richie and Joel Madden announced a text-messaging effort with MySpace to benefit their Richie-Madden Children's Foundation. Foundation partners include the Los Angeles Free Clinic, UNICEF and Children's Health Fund. Read more »

New York Times.
9/15/2008
 

Dr. Irwin Redlener, an authority on disaster preparedness, answered readers’ questions about how best to prepare for epidemics and pandemics, terrorist attacks, natural disasters and other crises, particularly in New York City. Read more »

Newsweek. Catharine Skipp
9/12/2008
 

What motivates some people to ignore evacuation orders and warnings of hurricanes and other disasters? Inside the psychology of the stubborn. Read more »

Associated Press. Karen Matthews
9/12/2008

In a disaster such as an earthquake or terrorist attack, nearly two-thirds of U.S. parents would disregard orders to evacuate and would rush to pick up their kids from school, according to a new survey commissioned by the National Center for Disaster Preparedness at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health and the Children's Health Fund. Read more »

Houston Chronicle. Cindy George
9/10/2008
 

While keeping an eye on Hurricane Ike, parents should keep an eye on the children, too. Read more »

Sports Business Daily.
9/4/2008
 
Children’s Health Fund is selected as the official charity of the 2008 NFL on FOX season. Read more »
 
Daily News. Mark Feinsand
9/3/2008
 

Johnny Damon is recognized for his work with the Children’s Health Fund. Read more »