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Our achievements

Sometimes our work makes national headlines, sometimes the everyday things we do make significant differences to our patients.

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Three CUH teams shortlisted for national diabetes award

Three different CUH teams have been shortlisted for Diabetes Quality in Care Awards in 2014.

You made a difference staff awards – June 2014

You Made a Difference award for June have been announced.

Treatments for heart attack patients a step closer

Close academic and industry collaborations between GSK and NIHR Cambridge BRC drive forward new clinical trials for heart disease

You made a difference staff awards – May 2014

You Made a Difference award for May have been announced.

Prostate cancer team win innovation award

The urological cancer team at Addenbrooke's has won the 2014 Health Enterprise East Innovation award to develop new technology to carry out safer and more accurate biopsies of the prostate.

CUH asthma care sets standard for rest of UK

A consultant at Cambridge University Hospitals (CUH) who pioneered asthma management says that asthma deaths could be significantly reduced if recommendations from a new report are implemented nationally.

You made a difference staff and team awards – April 2014

You Made a Difference award for April have been announced.

You made a difference staff awards – March 2014

You Made a Difference award for March have been announced.

CUH staff shortlisted for Advancing Healthcare Awards

Two CUH staff have been shortlisted for the Welsh Government’s 2014 Advancing Healthcare Awards.

You made a difference staff awards – February 2014

Baby bereavement specialist shines the light of hope at The Rosie Maternity Hospital

Teenage Cancer Trust unit turns two and gets the X Factor seal of approval

A specialist state-of-the-art Teenage Cancer Trust unit held a unique birthday party today, to mark two years of supporting young people with cancer from East Anglia.

Innovation award win to develop CT scans for osteoporosis

Doctors at Cambridge University Hospitals have won a 2014 NHS Innovation award for an idea which diagnosis osteoporosis during routine CT scans, meaning a 'one stop shop' for patients.

You made a difference staff awards – January 2014

As 2014 kicks off, 82 nominations were considered for January’s You Made a Difference staff award. This month’s winners were Gemma Wicks, occupational therapist and Sue Williams, bank nurse.

Cambridge study of peanut allergy therapy shows 84 per cent success

A new therapy for peanut allergy has been successful in the majority of the 99 children who took part in a trial conducted by researchers at Cambridge University Hospitals.

Bone expert receives OBE in New Year Honours

Juliet Compston, director of the metabolic bone unit and bone density unit has been awarded an OBE in The Queen's 2014 New Year's Honours List for her services to the treatment of osteoporosis.


You Made a Difference awards - January

PPE expert Michael makes a difference