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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OSOP Presents: Bridging the gap between primary and secondary health care services for children
Wednesday, 04 February 2015, 5.30pm to 7pm
NIHR Oxford Biomedical Research Centre Open Week Lecture - Vaccines and Infectious Diseases
Friday, 06 March 2015, 9.30am to 3.30pm
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
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
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
The capsular group B meningococcal vaccine, 4CMenB : clinical experience and potential efficacy.
Rollier CS. et al, (2015), Expert Opin Biol Ther, 15, 131 - 142
A cross-sectional observational study of pneumococcal carriage in children, their parents, and older adults following the introduction of the 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine.
Hamaluba M. et al, (2015), Medicine (Baltimore), 94
Identification of antigen-specific B cell receptor sequences using public repertoire analysis.
Trück J. et al, (2015), J Immunol, 194, 252 - 261
Effect of a quadrivalent meningococcal ACWY glycoconjugate or a serogroup B meningococcal vaccine on meningococcal carriage: An observer-blind, phase 3 randomised clinical trial
Read RC. et al, (2014), The Lancet, 384, 2123 - 2131
Effect of a quadrivalent meningococcal ACWY glycoconjugate or a serogroup B meningococcal vaccine on meningococcal carriage: an observer-blind, phase 3 randomised clinical trial.
Read RC. et al, (2014), Lancet, 384, 2123 - 2131