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Annabelle Lea Mai, Senior Biomedical Scientist, Immunology Labs

When NHS Super Saturday comes

15 Oct 2021, 6:13 p.m.

On Saturday 16 October, Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH), together with 10 other NHS Trusts in the paediatric sector, is celebrating the extra work being achieved to reduce waiting lists. We’ve called this event Super Saturday.
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Ride for Their Lives: NHS cyclists join together on epic journey to save lives

5 Oct 2021, 9:21 a.m.

This October over 30 passionate healthcare workers will cycle from Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children (GOSH) in London all the way to the Royal Hospital for Children in Glasgow to coincide with the COP26 climate meeting.
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12 year old Oliver wears a School of Rock baseball cap, tilted to the side, with his arms crossed and his hands in a V sign.

Former GOSH patient plays lead role in School of Rock the Musical national tour

29 Sep 2021, 6 p.m.

A 12-year-old former GOSH patient makes his professional acting debut in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s School of Rock the Musical, two years after his life-changing heart operation at GOSH.
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Lucy smiles at the camera, with a heart balloon and heart cake in front of her.

New technique makes heart transplant possible for more children in need

18 Oct 2021, 1 p.m.

Ten-year old Lucy made history in 2020 as the oldest person in the world to receive a ‘mismatched heart’, thanks to a new technique developed by British Heart Foundation funded researchers at Great Ormond Street Hospital.
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Tracey Luckett, GOSH Chief Nurse

New Chief Nurse for Great Ormond Street Hospital

8 Sep 2021, 9:25 a.m.

Tracy Luckett has been appointed chief nurse at Great Ormond Street Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Tracy is currently director of nursing and allied healthcare professions at Moorfields Eye Hospital, where she has worked for the last 13 years.
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The Power of Play

8 Sep 2021, 9:30 a.m.

Great Ormond Street Hospital’s expert Play team knows play can help children cope with whatever life throws at them. They've teamed up with GOSH Charity to share expert play tips and resources with parents across the UK.
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