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Research in our Department focuses on a wide variety of aspect of children's health. We study the neuroscience of pain in infants, HIV, immunology, haematology, gastroenterology and vaccinology.Find out more
The Department of Paediatrics is involved in medical sciences teaching in Paediatrics for Undergraduate students of the University of Oxford Medical School, as well as running a number of Postgraduate programmes.Find out more
The research in our Department affects many children and their parents. Here you can find out what we do to reach out, from events that we have organised in the past to information about patient involvement schemes.Find out more
Vaccine Knowledge Project
The Vaccine Knowledge Project provides independent and authoritative scientific information about vaccination.Explore
Chair in Developmental Medicine
Gift of £3.3million from Mr André Hoffmann has secured future of Oxford Chair in Developmental Medicine.Read more
Andrew Pollard receives BRC award
Professor Pollard received the award for his leadership has had a strong impact on healthcare and research.Read more
Harnessing the beneficial heterologous effects of vaccination.
Goodridge HS. et al, (2016), Nat Rev Immunol
A Monovalent Chimpanzee Adenovirus Ebola Vaccine Boosted with MVA.
Ewer K. et al, (2016), N Engl J Med, 374, 1635 - 1646
Can we control all-cause meningococcal disease in Europe?
Sadarangani M. and Pollard AJ., (2016), Clin Microbiol Infect
Safety and Immunogenicity of Novel Adenovirus Type 26- and Modified Vaccinia Ankara-Vectored Ebola Vaccines: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
Milligan ID. et al, (2016), JAMA, 315, 1610 - 1623
The Antibody Response Following a Booster with Either a 10- Or 13-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine in Toddlers Primed with a 13-Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine in Early Infancy.
Trück J. et al, (2016), Pediatr Infect Dis J
Monday, 11 July 2016 to Wednesday, 13 July 2016 @ The Mathematical Institute and St Anne's College, Oxford