Crowdfunding campaign for a clinical trial of malaria drug that may help cancer raises £50,000 target

Generous members of the public have raised £50,000 for a crowd funding project so researchers at St George’s, University of London, and St George’s Hospital, can investigate whether the malaria drug can have a positive effect on colorectal cancer.

11 November 2015

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Nearly one in five oral penicillin doses given to children in NHS hospitals may be too high or too low

Researchers say that many children may be getting an inappropriate dose of antibiotics, as doctors use guidelines that just use age, not weight, when choosing the dose of drugs.

4 November 2015

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New funding scheme for PhD students

Funding for a programme of prestigious studentships has been awarded to St George’s in partnership with the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.

2 November 2015

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Five minutes with...Helen Stokes-Lampard

Clinical senior lecturer and Honorary Treasurer of the Royal College of General Practitioners Helen Stokes-Lampard graduated from St George's in 1996. Here she talks to us about her jobs, some of the things she loves, some which she loves to hate and her memories of St George's.

                                                          

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Alumni panel share their success

Our first official Connecting Alumni and Students Experiences (CASE) event was kicked off with a fun and informative alumni panel.

Over 50 students registered to attend the event where five former students from fields including sexual health and paediatrics came back to share their experiences of medicine and their respective specialisms and to help students to better understand the skills required to work in the different fields.

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