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Children's National has many convenient locations for your family throughout D.C., Maryland and Virginia, including our main hospital, specialty care centers, pediatricians' offices and affiliate locations.

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Getting to Know Us


    Our departments work diligently to ensure the best possible care for your child, offering expertise and compassion to address their unique medical needs and promote their health and well-being.
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    First Patient in the World Begins Newly Approved Sickle Cell Therapy at Children’s National

    Kendric, a 12-year-old boy from the Washington, D.C., area, is the first patient in the world with sickle cell disease to begin a gene therapy that may cure his condition. (The New York Times, account required)

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    What’s Happening at Children’s National

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    Children's National Received the Designation of LGBTQ+ Healthcare Equality Leader

    Children's National is dedicated to creating safe and quality experiences for all our patients and staff, including those in the LGBTQ+ community. We believe in providing compassionate and competent healthcare to all individuals.

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    Children’s National Named One of America's Greatest Workplaces for Women

    Newsweek recognized Children’s National as one of America’s best workplaces for women based on compensation, work-life balance and proactive management on diversity. We’re thankful for the strong and bright women who care for our families each day.

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    Do You Need to Travel Internationally for Your Child’s Care?

    Our Global Services team is here to coordinate every aspect of your child’s visit and treatment.

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    Expert Advice for Keeping Kids Healthy and Happy

    Get parenting and health tips from the experts at Children’s National in your inbox every week.

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    Give to Save Lifetimes

    Change a child's life forever. Donate to help find cures, fuel innovation and provide world-class care for every child.

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