News and events

This section gives you the latest news about our work and achievements. It also provides guidance and contacts if you have a media enquiry or filming request.

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Latest news

Wednesday 31 October 2018

The Princess Royal opens new emergency department at St Thomas'

The Princess Royal opens new emergency department at St Thomas'
Description:
One of the busiest emergency departments in the NHS has been officially opened by the Princess Royal (on Tuesday 30 October) after being completely rebuilt.
Date:
Wednesday 31 October 2018
Tuesday 30 October 2018

Student has innovative surgery to repair her heart

Student has innovative surgery to repair her heart
Description:
A medical student who was born with a genetic disorder has undergone pioneering surgery to prevent potentially-fatal complications from the condition.
Date:
Tuesday 30 October 2018
Wednesday 24 October 2018

Trial examines if water softeners can prevent eczema in babies

Trial examines if water softeners can prevent eczema in babies
Description:
A new study will for the first time investigate if using water softeners can reduce the risk of infants getting eczema.
Date:
Wednesday 24 October 2018
Monday 22 October 2018

Artwork dedicated to cancer patients' champion

Artwork dedicated to cancer patients' champion
Description:
A special ceremony was held at Guy's Cancer at Queen Mary's Hospital to unveil new artwork in memory of June Casson, with James Brokenshire MP among those paying tribute, on Friday (19 October).
Date:
Monday 22 October 2018
Wednesday 10 October 2018

Emergency training for hospital staff uses life-like model

Emergency training for hospital staff uses life-like model
Description:
A manikin called 'Hal' is helping doctors and nurses to safely treat patients in emergency situations.
Date:
Wednesday 10 October 2018
Monday 8 October 2018

Same day health checks for people sleeping rough

Same day health checks for people sleeping rough
Description:
Rough sleepers in Southwark are the first in London to benefit from immediate, same day health checks and registration with a GP thanks to a project set up by specialist nurses from Guy's and St Thomas'.
Date:
Monday 8 October 2018
Tuesday 2 October 2018

A genetic revolution for south east England

A genetic revolution for south east England
Description:
Genetic testing for people in south London and south east England is set to be transformed following the announcement of a new genomics laboratory hub for the region.
Date:
Tuesday 2 October 2018
Wednesday 26 September 2018

The Countess of Wessex opens facility for patients with rare diseases

The Countess of Wessex opens facility for patients with rare diseases
Description:
The Countess of Wessex visited St Thomas' Hospital yesterday (Tuesday 25 September) to officially open the hospital's new Rare Diseases Centre.
Date:
Wednesday 26 September 2018

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