27 Nov 2015
The BMA have announced the results of the ballot that was undertaken in relation to the proposed new contract for doctors-in-training. The vote was in favour for action to be taken.
23 Nov 2015
Do you snore loudly and hold your breath during sleep? or just do not sleep well and are sleepy during daytime? You may have sleep apnoea!.
20 Nov 2015
A new research clinic opened this week at UCLH will have the potential to revolutionise the lives of women with a genetic mutation leading to improvements in predicting the risk for and prevention of developing ovarian and breast cancer in the UK.
19 Nov 2015
The prostate cancer team at University College Hospital has won a leading health industry award for innovation in diagnosing and treating prostate cancer.
18 Nov 2015
Clinicians and scientists from UCLH, UCL and the University of East Anglia (UEA) have been awarded £2.5 million by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) to develop and evaluate new molecular diagnostic tests.
18 Nov 2015
UCLH is running a ‘Perfect Week’ from Thursday 19 November aimed at improving patients’ care, experience and journey through University College Hospital and beyond.
11 Nov 2015
The world's proton beam therapy (PBT) experts came together under one roof recently for UCLH's first PBT symposium.
09 Nov 2015
Pelvic floor problems are a silent epidemic - up to 20-30% of women are affected by a prolapse, and many more experience general pelvic floor problems.
06 Nov 2015
UCLH is one of eight new sites joining a flagship quality improvement programme which aims to reduce preventable death and error occurring in paediatric departments throughout the UK.
05 Nov 2015
The number of people diagnosed with bronchiectasis, a lung condition thought to be a ‘disease of the past’, has risen considerably in the past decade and now affects more than 1% of UK pensioners.
03 Nov 2015
The UCLH documentary Curing Cancer, filmed over 12 months at the University College Hospital Macmillan Cancer Centre in 2013, has won Best Science Documentary at the prestigious Grierson Awards.
27 Oct 2015
UCLH’s Find and Treat service played an important part in the launch of a London Assembly report into tackling TB in the capital earlier today.
26 Oct 2015
A landmark study testing whether two immunotherapy drugs can prevent the onset of symptoms in patients at high risk of developing Alzheimer’s is under way at UCLH.
21 Oct 2015
Scores of NHS patients across London now have access to cutting-edge treatments, according to latest figures from the National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network, the research delivery arm of the NHS.
20 Oct 2015
University College Hospital today celebrates the tenth anniversary of its opening.
19 Oct 2015
Trial of innovative drug, developed by Isis Pharmaceuticals, aims to reduce production of the toxic protein that causes devastating brain disease.
12 Oct 2015
UCLH is taking its drive to recruit more nurses on the road this autumn as we aim to meet nursing students looking to start their career here.
07 Oct 2015
UCLH is supporting Hypo Awareness Week with a drop-in session for staff to find out more about managing hypoglycaemia in hospitals.
05 Oct 2015
A new exhibition of art works by Dillwyn Smith at UCLH’s Street Gallery gives a unique insight into brain donation and techniques used in post mortem diagnostics and research.
01 Oct 2015
UCLH staff featured in three segments on Health Today Radio this week.
28 Sep 2015
UCLH is celebrating 150 years since our hospital namesake Elizabeth Garrett Anderson became the first female doctor to qualify in Britain.
25 Sep 2015
UCLH Cancer, The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and The Christie NHS Foundation Trust have been chosen to form a collaborative cancer care partnership with the potential to save hundreds of lives each year.
23 Sep 2015
World renowned opera singer Lesley Garrett CBE has voiced her gratitude to staff at UCLH’s Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital (RNTNEH) for saving her career after a vocal injury threatened to destroy years of dedicated work.
23 Sep 2015
As we celebrate the 150th anniversary of Elizabeth Garrett Anderson becoming the first woman to qualify as a doctor, we’ve asked one of UCLH’s leading consultants from our Elizabeth Garrett Anderson maternity wing to answer your questions on how to take control of your pregnancy and how research is shedding new light on prenatal medicine.
22 Sep 2015
Almost half of patients referred to the UK’s first female genital mutilation (FGM) clinic for children and adolescents clinic in its first year had undergone some form of FGM, new figures from UCLH show.