For the Love of Scrubs

Sewing superheroes donate 350 sets of scrubs

Sewing superheroes have donated more than 350 sets of homemade scrubs to help out medical staff at Addenbrooke’s and the Rosie maternity hospitals.


Two schoolboys treated at Addenbrooke’s Hospital for cancer teach their family and friends how to cope with isolation during the coronavirus lockdown.

Best buddies Oliver Doughty and Lucas Newton, both aged 12, were forced apart by cancer because their chemotherapy treatment left them prone to infection.

Graham Cannon

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Graham Cannon, at the age of 92

'Who ya gonna call?' The Flubuster logo designed by Addenbrooke's Hospital

CUH fights flu

Cambridge University Hospitals has hit the target of vaccinating 75% of frontline staff, which is worth just under £700,000 to the Trust.

5,000 babies born at the Rosie Birth Centre… and counting!

Families and Rosie staff came together to celebrate an important milestone for the Rosie Birth Centre – 5,000 babies being born at the centre since it opened in September 2012.

‘Care second to none’ says mum of children’s author and former patient

A children’s author who was successfully treated at CUH 20 years ago following a head injury has returned to Addenbrooke’s to launch her new book which is raising funds for the Trust’s Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

Patch party to help children's eye development a great success

A fun-filled ‘patch party’ for kids who have eye development problems has been a great success.

Addenbrooke's 250th Anniversary Open Day a huge success

Addenbrooke’s Open Day was a great success with more than 5000 people flocking to the Hills Road site to learn more about the work of their local hospital.

Quiz winners demonstrate antibiotic awareness

Medical director Dr Jag Ahluwalia and Dr Sue Robinson, deputy medical director, last week took time out of their busy schedules to present the prizes to the winners of the quiz which marked European Antibiotic Awareness Day (EAAD).

Health and well-being to be at the heart of Northstowe

A partnership between CUH, the Homes and Community Agency and South Cambridgeshire District Council is one of only 10 winners announced today in an innovation programme putting health at the heart of new neighbourhoods and towns.

Cambridge partnership boosts access to genetic testing

CUH Addenbrooke’s and Cambridge start-up GeneAdviser have developed a new online service which makes the ordering of genetic tests quicker and easier.

Dr Fahim Anwar, clinical lecturer in neurosurgery at CUH with Alexis Joannides and brain injury patient Lewis Richardson

Patients with brain injuries benefit from software developed by CUH consultants

An online tool developed by a CUH neurosurgeon is improving rehabilitation for people with brain injuries.

Lecture: shining a light on the newborn brain

Brain injury in the baby is a real problem facing neonatal doctors and can result in life-long disability. Tonight Dr Austin talks about new ways to diagnose and treat these vulnerable patients.

CUH consultant awarded 'Nobel Prize of neurosurgery'

Professor Peter Hutchinson has been awarded the Herbert Olivecrona award, known as the 'Nobel Prize of neurosurgery'

Addenbrooke's 1766-2016: celebrating our past and caring for your future

An event held on Thursday 7 January kicked off the anniversary year marking 250 years since Addenbrooke's was founded.