• Gift of Life

    Caitlin was just two when, in 1986, she became the first child to have a liver transplant in Australia. Today she is a landscape architect and competes internationally in dragon boat races. The Australian National Liver Transplant Unit, a combined facility for Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, The Children's Hospital at Westmead and The University of Sydney, is celebrating 30 years of excellence in transplant surgery and research.
  • Celebrating 1,000 Cochlear Implant Surgeries

    A major milestone has quietly been celebrated by one of the Network’s talented Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) surgeons.

  • CPR training on-line for parents

    A free online training program to teach parents and carers the steps involved in performing Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).has been developed by The Children's Hospital at Westmead.
  • improving health

    Kids Health have developed a free on-line interactive program to assist health professionals in encouraging young people, parents and carers to stop smoking. It takes about 30 minutes to complete. .Visit
  • Kids Health Bookshop on-line shopping

    The Kids Health Bookshop is now offering online shopping. .For books recommended by our hospital’s experts on child health, parenting and more, visit our web store at