The Department of Paediatrics was established in 1972, and is a member of the University of Oxford Medical Sciences Division. The University Department maintains strong links with the NHS Department of Paediatrics, and has a world renowned reputation for excellence in both our research and our teaching; we currently host around 120 staff and post-graduate research students, as well as teaching Paediatric Medicine to undergraduate students from the University of Oxford Medical School.
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Discover the courses available from the Department of Paediatrics and collaborating departments at the University of Oxford.....
6th Haematology for Paediatricians Conference
Friday, 24 April 2015, 9am to 5pm
Hot Topics In Infection And Immunity In Children, The ESPID-Oxford Course
Monday, 29 June 2015 to Wednesday, 01 July 2015
Our goal is to be recognised as number 1 for academic paediatrics in the UK
Founded in 1972
Respected worldwide for our research and teaching
Over 120 staff and students
Research Groups within the Department
Dynamics of MDR Enterobacter cloacae outbreaks in a neonatal unit in Nepal: insights using wider sampling frames and next-generation sequencing.
Stoesser N. et al, (2015), J Antimicrob Chemother, 70, 1008 - 1015
Childhood meningitis in the conjugate vaccine era: a prospective cohort study.
Sadarangani M. et al, (2015), Arch Dis Child, 100, 292 - 294
Meningococcal carriage in adolescents in the United Kingdom to inform timing of an adolescent vaccination strategy.
Jeppesen CA. et al, (2015), J Infect
Comparison of two-dose priming plus 9-month booster with a standard three-dose priming schedule for a ten-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in Nepalese infants: a randomised, controlled, open-label, non-inferiority trial.
Hamaluba M. et al, (2015), Lancet Infect Dis
Immunological effect of administration of sequential doses of Haemophilus influenzae type b and pneumococcal conjugate vaccines in the same versus alternating limbs in the routine infant immunisation schedule: an open-label randomised controlled trial.
Iro MA. et al, (2015), Lancet Infect Dis, 15, 172 - 180
Down syndrome preleukemia and leukemia.
Maloney KW. et al, (2015), Pediatr Clin North Am, 62, 121 - 137
Down Syndrome Preleukemia and Leukemia
Maloney KW. et al, (2015), Pediatric Clinics of North America, 62, 121 - +