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. We also provide teaching in Paediatric Medicine to undergraduate students from the University of Oxford Medical School.
Research Groups in the Department
Control of Invasive Salmonella Disease in Africa: Is There a Role for Human Challenge Models?
Gibani MM. et al, (2015), Clin Infect Dis, 61 Suppl 4, S266 - S271
Admission to hospital for bronchiolitis in England: Trends over five decades, geographical variation and association with perinatal characteristics and subsequent asthma
Green CA. et al, (2015), Archives of Disease in Childhood
Nonotogenic Skull Base Osteomyelitis in Children: Two Cases and a Review of the Literature.
Trück J. et al, (2015), Pediatr Infect Dis J, 34, 1025 - 1027
A novel meningococcal outer membrane vesicle vaccine with constitutive expression of FetA: A phase I clinical trial.
Marsay L. et al, (2015), J Infect, 71, 326 - 337
A quantitative review of healthcare professionals' questions to a local immunization advice service: 4299 enquiries from 3 years.
Ford KJ. et al, (2015), J Public Health (Oxf)
Immunogenicity of a low-dose diphtheria, tetanus and acellular pertussis combination vaccine with either inactivated or oral polio vaccine compared to standard-dose diphtheria, tetanus, acellular pertussis when used as a pre-school booster in UK children: A 5-year follow-up of a randomised controlled study.
John T. et al, (2015), Vaccine, 33, 4579 - 4585
Chimpanzee adenovirus- and MVA-vectored respiratory syncytial virus vaccine is safe and immunogenic in adults.
Green CA. et al, (2015), Sci Transl Med, 7
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
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