News

  • Bridging the Health Gap at La Perouse

    Sydney Children’s Hospital (SCH) recently hosted a special event at the La Perouse Aboriginal Community Health Centre to celebrate the unique health partnership it has developed with the local Aboriginal community.

  • Young people invited to become research advisory group founding members

    The Children’s Hospital at Westmead is introducing a Research Advisory Group made up of children and young people aged 12 to 17. The advisory group, KiDS Sydney, will provide a meeting place to talk about various aspects of research that involves children and young people.

  • Celebrating our volunteers

    It takes a very special person to be a volunteer, and this week as part of NSW Health Volunteer Appreciation Day, the Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network celebrated the hundreds of volunteers who go above and beyond for sick kids and their families.
  • Hospital Makes History

    The Children’s Hospital at Westmead has marked a major milestone after performing 150 life-saving kidney transplants. Head of Nephrology, Professor Stephen Alexander joined the Hospital’s surgeons and renal team, transplant recipients and their families to celebrate the occasion.  

  • Research funding

    Minister for Health and Medical Research, Jillian Skinner, recently announced four teams of researchers will share $2.72 million to explore better treatments for cancer, mitochondrial disease, inherited heart disease in babies and schizophrenia.

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