Under the direction of Dr. Ferrer, the Pediatric Genitourinary Solid Tumor and Renal Research Laboratory at the University of Connecticut Health Center pursues research on novel therapies aimed at solid tumors including Wilms tumor and neuroblastoma, and the prevention of renal injury from obstruction or Ischemia.
When Connecticut Children’s cares for a child, we also care for his or her family. Our approach to family-centered care ensures that family members are considered part of the healthcare team. Your input is important, as we recognize that your child is part of a unique family with varied needs, values and resources.
Connecticut Children's Medical Center is a nationally recognized, 187-bed not-for-profit children's hospital serving as the primary teaching hospital for the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. Named among the best in the nation for several of its pediatric specialties in the annual U.S. News & World Report "Best Children's Hospitals" rankings, Connecticut Children's is the only free-standing children's hospital in Connecticut that offers comprehensive, world-class health care to children.