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Mental Health Awareness Week 2021: Link with nature PLUS how Oxford Health NHSFT is supporting everyone

Link with nature to boost your wellbeing Join our webinar to find out how Get help with our 24/7 mental health helpline so we can get link you to the best help and support for your needs Use our online self-help resources Watch our videos Nature and you UK Mental Health Awareness Week is taking […]

Eleven Oxford professors honoured by the Academy of Medical Sciences

All were selected for their exceptional contributions to the advancement of medical science through innovative research discoveries and translating scientific developments into benefits for patients and the wider society: Professor Arjen Dondorp, Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health (Nuffield Department of Medicine) Professor Sarah Gilbert, Jenner Institute (Nuffield Department of Medicine) Professor Peter Horby, […]

Severe COVID in young people can mostly be explained by obesity – new study

From the start of the pandemic, it was clear that some people who were infected with the coronavirus were experiencing more severe illness, which increased their chances of being hospitalised, admitted to an intensive care unit (ICU) or dying. As we age, a weaker immune system and chronic health conditions could influence the way our […]

OUH NURSE JOINT WINNER OF BAME NURSE OF THE YEAR AT NATIONAL AWARDS

We’re delighted to announce that that Ariel Lanada, Divisional Educational Lead for the Neurosciences, Orthopaedics, Trauma, Specialist Surgery, Children’s and Neonates Division of Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, is the joint winner of BAME Nurse of the Year in the National BAME Health and Care Awards.    Ariel, who is also Chair of our Black Asian […]

COUNCIL OF GOVERNORS APPOINTS NEW NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR for the OUH

Professor Ashok ‘Ash’ Soni OBE has been appointed as a Non-executive Director of Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust for an initial term of three years – he took up his new role on Tuesday 6 April 2021.  The Trust’s Council of Governors, which includes elected representatives of the public and staff, made the appointment at […]

Multi-partner ‘OpenMind’ consortium to develop technology for new generation of neurostimulation devices

Investigators at the University of Oxford, University of California San Francisco (UCSF), Brown University and the Mayo Clinic have joined forces to develop open-source technology platforms for a new generation of neurostimulation devices that not only provide stimulation to the brain but also sense, record, and stream brain activity. The new ‘OpenMind’ consortium is led […]

OUH FINALISTS ANNOUNCED IN OXFORDSHIRE HEALTH AWARDS

Seven exceptional individuals and teams from Oxford University Hospitals (OUH) have been named as finalists at the Oxfordshire Health & Social Care Awards.   The inaugural awards, run by the Oxford Mail and Oxford Times, will celebrate the very best of Oxfordshire’s healthcare heroes and how they have gone above and beyond during the COVID-19 pandemic. […]

Festival celebrates the diversity of the creative industries and asks what our post-lockdown future looks like

In a unique meeting of academia, industry and creative professionals the inaugural Creative Industries Festival from Oxford Brookes University, running 4–27 May, is a month long exploration of how the creative industries can shape our lives, now and in the future. Working with Oxford City Council, the Creative Industries Federation, OxLEP (Oxford Local Enterprise Partnership) […]