Transitioning from pediatric to adult care: Insights and more

Meet some caregivers of the future: an aspiring nurse, a hopeful child life specialist and an ambitious doctor-to-be. They are all long-term patients of Boston Children’s Hospital, members of the Boston Children’s Teen Advisory Committee (TAC) and the proud writers and editors of One Step at a Time, a guide to transitioning from pediatric to adult care.

The guide, which is packed with tips and tricks to ease the transition from pediatric to adult care, is based on interviews with doctors, nurses and other caregivers. Meet some of the faces behind the guide, and get some additional advice about the transition from pediatric to adult care.

Hover over the photos to learn more about each young woman’s transition to adult care.

Learn more about TAC and get One Step at a Time.