News

  • Governor-General visit

    The Governor-General, Sir Peter Cosgrove, visited The Children’s Hospital at Westmead recently to learn more about the  treatment of cystic fibrosis (CF) patients.

  • A/Prof Farnsworth receives medal for lifetime services to urology

    The Urological Society of Australia and New Zealand - the peak professional body for urological surgeons in Australia and New Zealand – recently awarded Associate Professor Robert (Bob) Farnsworth, with the esteemed Medal of the Australian Urological Society, for lifetime services to urology in honour of Bob’s remarkable career and services in the area of urology.

  • Lift off! SCH launches balloons and bubbles for World PID Week

    Immunology specialists, patients and families from SCH have joined their international counterparts to celebrate World Primary Immunodeficiency Week, reinforcing their commitment to enhanced diagnosis, treatment and support of young people living with primary immunodeficiency diseases.

  • Jump in trampoline injuries prompts warnings

    Following the opening of several indoor trampoline centres around Sydney, doctors at Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick have seen a significant rise in the number of children admitted with preventable trampoline-related injuries.

  • What makes a city smart?

    What makes a city smart? This is the question being considered this week by a group of 100 exceptional leaders selected from 53 Commonwealth countries to participate in the 2015 CSCLeaders Program in the UK. Professor Elizabeth Elliott, consultant paediatrician at the Children’s Hospital in Westmead, and Sydney Medical School professor, is one of six Australians in this multi-disciplinary group.

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