03 Aug 2015
Staff on London Underground are planning to take 24-hour strike action from 18:30 on Wednesday 5 August. DLR, London Overground and TfL Rail staff are not on strike.
30 Jul 2015
A novel conceptual framework for tackling the global challenge of dementia has been proposed in an article published today in The Lancet. NHNN consultant Professor Martin Rossor and LSE Professor Martin Knapp have suggested modelling a “cognitive footprint” of activities, interventions and policies.
28 Jul 2015
Tonight’s BBC2 Great Ormond Street programme explores how proton beam therapy (PBT) can help children with hard to treat cancers.
24 Jul 2015
NHS patients are a step closer to having high energy proton beam therapy in the UK, after the official signing of contracts for the equipment supplier and building contractors for the two NHS proton beam therapy centres in Manchester and London.
21 Jul 2015
Surgical skills, medical ethics, life in the emergency department: Students who dream of becoming the NHS professionals of the future joined a summer school with a difference at UCLH.
13 Jul 2015
UCLH’s lead clinician on female genital mutilation (FGM) has helped to revise national guidelines for healthcare professionals on providing care to those who have suffered from the practice.
10 Jul 2015
A new centre for the diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the ear, nose, throat and mouth including dental, hearing, speech and balance services will be built on Huntley Street, WC1E.
07 Jul 2015
UCLH nurse consultant Bernadette Porter is one of 17 healthcare pioneers identified to receive national support to roll out their technologies, processes and models of care to patients, hospitals and GP practices throughout England.
06 Jul 2015
Possible industrial action on London Underground could affect travel on Wednesday and Thursday this week.
01 Jul 2015
UCLH provides good inpatient services to children and young people, according to the first survey in England to get the views of teenagers and children on hospital care.
01 Jul 2015
Clinicians, scientists and researchers showcased the latest technology and techniques to tackle conditions such as cancer, dementia and arthritis at a research open day hosted by UCLH.
30 Jun 2015
As part of cross-London plans to improve cardiac and cancer care for millions of people across north and east London and west Essex, the first phase of our urology service move to the refurbished University College Hospital at Westmoreland Street completed today. Thoracic surgery has also returned to the hospital.
29 Jun 2015
A little girl born profoundly deaf was able to hear her parents sing Happy Birthday on Sunday (28 June) after becoming one of the youngest people in the UK to have pioneering hearing surgery.
23 Jun 2015
Come along to the UCLH research open day today and find out how research is changing patient care.
22 Jun 2015
The work of UCLH’s Find&Treat service has been highlighted by an all-party Parliamentary group working to reduce the prevalence of tuberculosis (TB) in the UK.
18 Jun 2015
Surgeons from the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery (NHNN) paid tribute to early pioneer Sir Victor Horsley during a ceremony to celebrate his lifetime achievements.
18 Jun 2015
June is Motor Neurone Disease (MND) awareness month and we have two experts, Jan Clarke and Dr Nikhil Sharma, answering your questions on our next web chat.
17 Jun 2015
The Queen’s Birthday Honours List is a cause for celebration at UCLH this week as the roll call of names included an OBE for our consultant speech and language therapist Gillian Kennedy who works with premature babies and other vulnerable infants needing extra care.
16 Jun 2015
The first in a series of simple, short films co-produced by UCLH has been launched to help patients with learning disabilities, coinciding with Mencap’s national awareness week.
15 Jun 2015
University College Hospital has today been named one of four London hospitals providing an innovative type of radiotherapy which causes less harm to surrounding tissue.
11 Jun 2015
Please be aware that diarrhoea and vomiting (Norovirus) is making a lot of people unwell in the community at the moment.
Please do not visit the hospital if your are unwell with cold-like symptoms or diarrhoea and vomiting symptoms.
10 Jun 2015
UCLH would like to invite you to its Annual Members’ Meeting on Wednesday 22 July between 6pm and 8pm.
09 Jun 2015
A new one day course to support staff talking with patients and families about whether or not attempting CPR is clinically indicated or in their best interests has been short-listed for a leading patient safety award.
08 Jun 2015
A new book about psychosomatic illnesses written by NHNN neurologist Suzanne O’Sullivan has garnered praise for the sensitive way she writes about her patients and put her on the Observer’s list of rising stars as “one to watch” in 2015.
05 Jun 2015
Loving, caring, supportive: our award-winning volunteer Pragna Shah is a beacon of light during dark days for many cancer patients and their carers.