• 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.
  • 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.