First Patient moved into New ICU
The Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at the Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital, the largest ICU for children in Africa is currently being upgraded and expanded from a 22-bed to 39-bed facility.
Child rights and Child Law
Using child rights to enhance health care practice...
ICU R10 million raised
The Red Cross Children’s Hospital has the largest ICU for children in Africa, but the demands on this unit are higher than their capacity to deliver. R10 million was fundraised to build a bigger & better ICU.
The New Paediatricians
Successful Red Cross FCP candidates after their graduation. Red Cross Hospital registrars continue their remarkable record of 100% pass rate in the clinical exams. From left to right: Shenaaz Akhalwaya, Kim Price Phindi Mteshana, Cecilia Makiwane...
The Road to Health Campaign
An initiative by the School of Child and Adolescent Advocacy Committee to put doctors, nurses and children back on the road to health.


Sunday, 25 June 2017
Prof J Wilmshurst

Congratulations to Prof Jo Wilmshurst who has been elected President-Elect of the International Child Neurology Association at the international child neurology conference in Amsterdam this week.  

Publication Date:
Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 13:15

I’m delighted to inform you that Dr Robyn Cullis and Dr Joseph Alt have been appointed honorary lecturers in the Department of Paediatrics.

Publication Date:
Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 15:00

Congratulations to Dr Neil McKerrow who has been appointed as an Honorary Senior Lecturer in the Department of Paediatrics.

Publication Date:
Friday, May 6, 2016 - 14:30
Prof Andrew Argent

Huge congratulations to Prof Andrew Argent who was awarded the SA Medical Association (SAMA) Lifetime Achievement award on Saturday at their annual conference.  This is wonderful recognition of his extraordinary contributions to caring for children and to improving child health.


Publication Date:
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 17:45