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Friday 27th January 2017

New centre to transform care of rare life-threatening illnesses

New centre to transform care of rare life-threatening illnesses
Description:
A new facility at St Thomas' Hospital will act as a 'one-stop shop' for adults and children living with harmful rare conditions across the UK.
Date:
Friday 27th January 2017
Monday 19th September 2016

New hope for brave boy with skin condition

New hope for brave boy with skin condition
Description:
Five-year-old Harrison Ford has proved to be as brave as his movie star namesake, fighting a severe form of eczema that leaves his skin looking literally burnt.
Date:
Monday 19th September 2016
Tuesday 28th June 2016

Dermatology nurses triumph at national awards

Dermatology nurses triumph at national awards
Description:
Two pioneering specialist nurses from St John's Institute of Dermatology received prestigious awards from the British Dermatological Nursing Group on Wednesday 23 June.
Date:
Tuesday 28th June 2016
Friday 6th May 2016

Dermatology service wins top medical award

Dermatology service wins top medical award
Description:
An innovative approach to providing psychological care for patients with skin disease has won a prestigious British Medical Journal (BMJ) Award.
Date:
Friday 6th May 2016
Tuesday 3rd May 2016

Innovative patient care shortlisted for top medical awards

Innovative patient care shortlisted for top medical awards
Description:
An initiative to support dietary management of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and a screening system that improves psychological care for patients with skin disease have both been shortlisted for the prestigious British Medical Journal (BMJ) Awards.
Date:
Tuesday 3rd May 2016
Monday 8th February 2016

Local MP opens new centre for internationally renowned health services

Local MP opens new centre for internationally renowned health services
Description:
The Bermondsey Centre at Guy's Hospital, which houses internationally renowned dermatology, rheumatology, lupus and allergy services, has been officially opened by Neil Coyle, MP for Bermondsey and Old Southwark.
Date:
Monday 8th February 2016
Friday 4th December 2015

St John's history is published

St John's history is published
Description:
A book telling the story of the world-renowned St John's Institute of Dermatology at Guy's and St Thomas' has been published to mark its 150th anniversary.
Date:
Friday 4th December 2015
Friday 27th November 2015

CARE Awards recognise outstanding staff

CARE Awards recognise outstanding staff
Description:
CARE awards are given each month to staff who provide exceptional care for patients and who demonstrate the Trust's values in their working lives.
Date:
Friday 27th November 2015

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