Issue 241 - 16 December - The final edition of 2021 reflects on another incredibly busy and productive year for the partnership, and looks ahead to 2022. It features a video message of thanks from the partnership’s Executive Director and Managing Director, and a letter from the Chair, the Rt. Hon. Prof Lord Ajay Kakkar PC.
Issue 240 - 2 December - Read about the incredible progress in narcolepsy by King’s Health Partners Sleep Services, learn about a new peer support platform for people with long-term conditions, and explore the latest events and opportunities across the partnership - and much, much more.
Issue 239 - 18 November - We shine a light on: all the partnership work surrounding World Diabetes Day on 14th November; the new world-first SIMULATE trial; a do-it-yourself artificial pancreas; Dr Robert Harland talks about data-driven systems; all the details of our upcoming webinars; and nominations are open for the Education Academy Awards.
Issue 238 - 4 November - Find out all about our incredible 'staff behind the mask', learn about The Kofoworola Abeni Pratt Fellowship, read the wide-ranging tributes to Prof Stephen McMahon and Prof Sir Michael Rutter, discover an incredible new oral antiviral treatment for COVID-19 and learn more about the helpful resources offered by King’s Health Partners Mindfulness4All platform.
Issue 237 - 21 October - Watch King's Health Partners Annual Conference on demand, learn about how our partnership is celebrating Black History Month, discover the latest courses on our Learning Hub, and find out how our Mind & Body team is improving health outcomes.
Issue 236 - 23 September - Sign up to the upcoming King's Health Partners Annual Conference, learn more about the vast range of careers and job roles available in biomedical research, and hear from students about their experiences on an Advanced Therapies Intensive Course delivered by King’s Health Partners and the University of Pennsylvania.
Issue 235 - 9 September - View the agenda for the upcoming King's Health Partners Annual Conference, discover how nerve and muscle services across the partnership are working to improve care and register for our next Primary Care webinar.
Issue 234 - 26 August - Registration has officially opened for the King's Health Partners Annual Conference 2021, celebrating nominations across King's Health Partners at the Nursing Times Awards and a patient representative shares practical tips on how patients can overcome concerns and get the most out of their appointments.
Issue 233 - 12 August - A celebration of award-winning staff across the partnership, a pilot programme at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust that has reduced re-admission rates for cancer patients, and a sexual health clinic at King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust that is providing holistic care for people with erectile dysfunction.
Issue 232 - 29 July - Our Level 2: Mind and Body Awareness and Communication Skills - Children and Young People course is now available on the King's Health Partners Learning Hub, a new advice video for patients with long-term health conditions coming out of lockdown and the launch of the King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust five-year strategy.
Issue 231 - 15 July - King’s Health Partners Education Academy’s achievements this past year, and the opportunities to benefit your career, a new supercomputer launched at King's Health Partners, and excting awards recieved across the partnership.
Issue 230 - 2 July - Rt. Hon Professor the Lord Ajay Kakkar PC appointed Independent Chair, new lung cancer campaign in south east London and appointments within our Institutes.
Issue 229 - 17 June - "It gave me the strength to carry on fighting"; join our LGBT+ networks this Pride month and new collaboration to reduce health inequalities for people with learning disabilities and autism.
Issue 228 - 3 June - Donate to Life Lines India; a new sickle cell screening programme in Zambia and Prof Shitij Kapur joins King's College London as President and Principal.
Issue 227 - 20 May - Inviting colleagues to register for our Clinical Academic Innovation Workshop, sharing how you can support colleagues in India during the COVID-19 pandemic and highlighting our education and training opportunities available.
Issue 226 - 6 May - sharing stories for Mental Health Awareness Week; guest article: Dr James Barry and the United Hospitals, by Jeremy Dronfield and in conversation with our Academic Surgery leads.
Issue 225 - 22 April - Congratulations to the new Government Chief Scientific Advisor - King’s Health Partners’ Prof Lucy Chappell; secure your place on new Mind & Body training and
eight lessons from fighting London’s health inequalities.
Issue 224 - 8 April - A year of leading the world’s largest symptom study of COVID-19, designing affordable, innovative healthcare technologies, what is urban population health?
Issue 223 - 25 March - Improving urban population health workshop, congratulations to our HSJ Award winners, increased physical health support in mental health wards.
Issue 222 - 11 March - Understanding the brain, global recognition for staff and students, free talking therapies.
Issue 221 - 25 February - Log your jab, report your health, one of the first effective medication treatments for obesity, students volunteer to join the NHS vaccine team.
Issue 220 - 11 February - We welcome Royal Brompton and Harefield colleagues to King's Health Partners, celebrate LGBT+ History Month and share how the expansion of our Local Care Record is now connecting even more patient record systems within London.
Issue 219 - 28 January - Merger to transform care for heart and lung patients;
resources for staff redeployed to critical care; using the Mind & Body Health and Wellbeing Toolkit.
Issue 218 - 14 January - the latest mental health and wellbeing resources, we thank you, Mindfulness For All, and the latest on COVID-19 vaccinations.
Issue 217 - 18 December - In this festive edition of the King's Health Partners News, we share a message from Executive Director, Prof Richard Trembath and Managing Director, Jill Lockett. A number of resources are also included to support the mental and physical health of our staff and students, alongside a look back at 2020 at King's Health Partners.
Issue 216 - 3 December - read about our HSJ Awards finalists, protecting the skin under your mask, championing Mind & Body care for patients and staff during the pandemic and find out how nominate a colleague, patient, student, or team that you want to thank this year.
Issue 215 - 19 November - an introduction with our Executive Director Prof Richard Trembath, materials to mark World Diabetes Day and the latest COVID-19 staff health and wellbeing resources for you.
Issue 214 - 5 November - signposting the support on offer to staff and students as lockdown measures are re-introduced, acknowledging colleagues with the launch of our Education Academy Award nominations and celebrating three years of our Mind & Body Champions Network.
Issue 213 - 22 October - find out how you can watch the Annual Conference on catch-up, the latest episode in our Education and Training for You series, Black History Month Celebrations and 2020 Queen’s Birthday Honours.
Issue 212 - 9 October - announcement for a brand new testing capacity for COVID-19, providing up to 143,500 more tests a week; Black History Month celebrations, the latest in our Education for You series and World Mental Health Day blogs.
Issue 211 - 24 September - learn about our education and training opportunities in the latest episode in our Education for You training series, how to register for the King's Health Partners Annual Conference and the latest news from Mind and Body.
Issue 210 - 10 September - sign up to the King's Health Partners Annual Conference, learn about our new Education for You series and materials for Suicide Prevention Day.
Issue 209 - 28 August - a very special goodbye message to staff and students from our Executive Director, Prof Sir Robert Lechler, the latest on our upcoming virtual annual conference and meet our new Prof of Surgery.
Issue 208 - 13 August - Explore some of the key things we've learnt from the rapid development of Life Lines, sign up to our Designing Clinical Research course and catch up on our recent Global: How I manage COVID-19 patients – meet the expert series.
Issue 207 - 30 July - Take our survey to help us improve King's Health Partners News; learn about new funding opportunities and the services available to colleagues facing challenging ethical decisions.
Issue 206 - 16 July - The appointment of our new Executive Director; what would you do with £400 to develop your career?; What our Mind & Body Staff Health and Wellbeing Toolkit means for you.
Issue 205 - 2 July - Inspirational stories from black leaders on our online Learning Hub; celebrating our rainbow badges this Pride Month; what it means to be a Mind & Body Champion.
Issue 204 - 18 June - Launching our new Learning Disability Strategy, an update from the Life Lines team, along with the latest diabetes training available on the Learning Hub.
Issue 203 - 4 June - Integrating Mental and Physical Healthcare: Research, Training and Services (IMPARTS) patient questionnaires are going remote. We find out the latest COVID-19 resources on the Learning Hub and COVID-19 research across the partnership.
Issue 202 - 21 May - The Mayor of London gives his personal thanks to each and every one of our staff and students across King's Health Partners and we share the resources available for Mental Health Awareness Week, along with International Nurses Day celebrations!
Issue 201 - 7 May - Take a look at our ten tips for supporting patients with learning disabilites or autism during COVID-19, a message on self-care from King's Global Health Partnerships and how to take part in the NHS Check study.
Issue 200 - 23 April - We're proud to support Life Lines, a virtual visiting solution enabling families to see their loved ones in intensive care units, our partnership supporting national COVID-19 research and information on the wellbeing hubs launched across our partnership to support staff.
Issue 199 - 9 April - We explore COVID-19 fundraising activities across our partnership, new free Learning Hub opportunities and Mind & Body care resources.
Issue 198 - 26 March - A thank you from Executive Director, Prof Sir Rob Lechler, and Managing Director, Jill Lockett, during this difficult time, alongside mental health and wellbeing support and a spotlight on the work of King's Health Partners Neurosciences.
Issue 197 - 12 March - We celebrate International Women's Day with advice from our Managing Director, Jill Lockett, and Joint Directors of Clinical Strategy, Dr Natasha Curran and Dr Rachna Chowla. Plus, a look at T1DE one year on, and the now open MLTC fund.
Issue 196 - 27 February - Exploring simulation training across King's Health Partners, a first look at our annual conference and a roundup of the recently published staff survey results across the partnership.
Issue 195 – 13 February – This Valentine’s Day, we get to know heart specialists across King’s Health Partners Cardiovascular, the benefits of AI in our hospitals and a ground-breaking new development to transform children’s mental health.
Issue 194 - 30 January - An update on the King’s Health Partners and Royal Brompton & Harefield Partnership, a celebration of Education and Training, and exciting innovations in translational research.
Issue 193 - 16 January - Our first edition for 2020 explores the breadth of benefits and opportunities available to King's Health Partners staff, from global health opportunities to Honorary Passports.
Issue 192 - 12 December - Our 2019 end of year message courtesy of Executive Director, Prof Sir Robert Lechler. This bulletin runs through 10 highlights of the year and looks at what's to come.
Issue 191 - 21 November - A look into the work of our Diabetes, Endocrinology and Obesity Institute, an introduction to one of our new Joint Directors of Clinical Strategy and a new report highlighting close to 100% compliance in clinical trial reporting rates.
Issue 190 - 07 November - Focused on translational research, this issue explores examples of bench to bedside research taking place across the partnership, and a sit down with our founders, Prof John Moxham and Prof Sir Robert Lechler.
Issue 189 - 24 October - The Value Based Healthcare edition, exploring what our partnership is doing to administer value, plus clinical trials, cell discoveries and mental wellbeing courses.
Issue 188 - 10 October - A roundup of World Mental Health Day at King's Health Partners: GP advice on early detection to new national digital suicide prevention resource and much more.
Issue 187 - 26 September - Highlights from our Clinical Academic Groups, blogs on sickle cell disease and on sexual health for all, two new award schemes and much more
Issue 186 - 12 September - Global volunteer opportunities, Challenge fund returns, Lammy winners and much more.
Issue 185 - 29 August - spotlight on training and development.
Issue 184 - 15 August - New funding, inspiring the next generation, latest research, and much more.
Issue 183 - 1 August - Healthcare heroes, CQC reports, latest research and much more.
Issue 182 - 18 July - World firsts, the brain in focus, get involved in promoting good mental health, and much more.
Issue 181 - 4 July - Clinical trial records, game changer for cancer patients, a new qualification, and much more.
Issue 180 - 20 June - Celebrating a 50-year career, Queen's Birthday Honours, funding opportunities
Issue 179 - 6 June - Alcohol Care Team cuts alcohol-related admissions, funding support, first parkrun on NHS grounds
Issue 178 - 23 May - Cardiovascular Outcomes Book published, our 10th birthday, new research funding
Issue 177 - 9 May - Awards won, research funding, workshop places at annual conference
Issue 176 - 25 April - Institutes progress, shape our 2024 vision, the future of mental health
Issue 175 - 11 April - Managing stress, new chief executives, conference afternoon workshops
Issue 174 - 28 March - New funding available, transforming patient care, join us at 2019 conference
Issue 171 - 14 February - Heart focus, showcase your work, register now for our conference
Issue 170 - 31 January - World Cancer Day, funding support, eating disorder care, stroke study
Issue 169 - 17 January - Get upskilled, New Year's Honours, a royal visit, tell us what you think
Issue 168 - 13 December - Prof Sir Robert Lechler's end of year message
Issue 167 - 29 November - New skills, funding opportunities and research breakthroughs.
Issue 166 - 15 November - World Diabetes Day, killing cancer, and funding opportunities for staff.
Issue 165 - 1 November - 1 year of champions, innovation awards, medicines non-adherence centre, & more
Issue 164 - 18 October - World Mental Health Day, sepsis breakthrough, major stroke study, and more
Issue 163 - 4 October - New genomics laboratory, funding for liver research, World Heart Day, and more
Issue 162 - 20 September - Cancer research, Equally Well Charter signed, Blood Cancer Awareness, & more
Issue 161 - 6 September - HSJ Awards shortlist, Annual Public Meeting dates, mental health funding & more
Issue 160 - 23 August - Patients rate care environments, Mind & Body survey, funding awarded, & more
Issue 159 - 9 August - New Mind & Body course, awards shortlist, Haematology Referral Guide, & more
Issue 158 - 26 July - Partners lead research, new fetal heart scanner, World Hepatitis Day, & more
Issue 157 - 12 July - New outcomes book, CAGraphics70, leading women in the NHS, and more
Issue 156 - 28 June - NHS 70 celebrations, Cancer Survivor's Day, join our team, blogs, and more
Issue 155 - 14 June - Queen's Birthday Honours, UK Paper of the Year, diabetes film, and more
Issue 154 - 31 May - New research on antidepressants, promising brain cancer trial & more
Issue 153 - 17 May - BMJ award win, International Clinical Trials Day, new peanut allergy test, & more
Issue 152 - 3 May - Register for annual conference workshops, Mind & Body blogs, awards, and more
Issue 151 - 19 April - Come to our Annual Conference, kidney cancer trial, staff blogs, and more
Issue 150 - 5 April - new outcomes book published, register for our Annual Conference, and more
Issue 149 - 22 March - Outcomes book published, BMJ Awards shortlist, staff blogs, and more
Issue 148 - 8 March - HSJ Value Awards shortlist, NHS staff survey results, QS rankings, & more
Issue 147 - 22 February - Powerful 7T MRI scanner, R&D Challenge Fund, Value Based Healthcare, & more
Issue 146 - 8 February - Revolution in blood cancer care, BRC research champions, staff blogs, and more
Issue 145 - 25 January - Royal visits, new staff page launched, community nursing a success, and more
Issue 145 - 11 January - New Year Honours, learning resources for mind and body care, staff blogs, & more
End of Year 2017 message - Another succesful and eventful year for our partnership
Issue 144 - 30 November - Outcomes book published, Palliative Care CAG, diabetes prevention, and more
Issue 143 - 16 November - RCPsych Awards, breast cancer gene research, World Diabetes Day, and more
Issue 142 - 2 November - Win for eating disorders service, helipad saves lives, new heart surgery, and more
Issue 141 - 19 October - Review of Mental Health Act, flu clinics, new prostate cancer tracer, and more
Issue 140 - 12 October - Mind and body special edition: become a champion, blogs, resources, and more
Issue 139 - 5 October - Mind and body week, basis of diabetic pain identified, Stoptober, and more
Issue 138 - 21 September - HSJ and Lammy Awards, new treatment for health anxiety, blogs, and more
Issue 137 - 7 September - Outcomes book published, staff rate trusts, substance abuse in over-50s, and more
Issue 136 - 24 August - Mind & Body Champions, new robotic surgery, Organ Transplant Week, and more
Issue 135 - 10 August - Partners lead patient research, pupils attend Summer School, awards, and more
Issue 134 - 27 July - Outcomes book published, new hepatitis treatment, awards, and more
Issue 133 - 13 July - £30m Advanced Therapies Centre, transplants save lives, staff at Pride and more
Issue 132 - 29 June - Queen's Birthday Honours, cancer and diabetes research, and more
Issue 131 - 15 June - Annual report published and thank you to staff after London Bridge attack
Issue 130 - 1 June - HSJ Value Awards winners, new cancer treatments, innovation month, & more
Issue 129 - 19 May - Innovation Impact Stories, BMJ Awards Wins, Clinical Trials Day & more
Issue 128 - 4 May -Heart failure awareness, Always Ask campaign, top trauma network & more
Issue 127 - 20 April - Annual conference, brain surgery breakthrough, dementia research and more
Issue 126 - 6 April - New outcomes book, award nominations, digital exemplar, BRC blog and more
Issue 125 - 24 March - Thank you to staff, outcomes book published, heart research, veteran mental health
Issue 124 - 9 March - Mind & Body, royal visits, awards success, new treatments & more
Issue 123 - 23 February - BMJ Awards shortlistings, new treatments for depression and glaucoma
Issue 122 - 9 February - Mind and body animation, new Rare Disease Centre, patients DNA sequenced
Issue 121 - 26 January - Teams shortlisted for HSJ Value Awards, new mental & physical health report
Issue 120 - 12 January - New Year Honours, £12m for imaging research, mind and body event
End of year message 2016 - Reflections on a successful year
Issue 119 - 1 December - Research funding boost, CRUK Centre status, Life on the Psych Ward
Issue 118 - 17 November - Awards wins, SE London Sustainability and Transformation Plan published
Issue 117 - 3 November - Increase in clinical trials, helipad opens, promising new autism study
Issue 116 - 20 October - IMPARTS highly commended, Local Care Record in Bromley, Neuro-rehab centre
Special edition - 10 October - Mind and body special edition: opinions, training, resources and more
Issue 115 - 6 October - Local Care Record award win, first Cancer Centre patient, Regius Professorship
Issue 114 - 22 September - New research funding, HSJ Awards shortlisting, new Cancer Centre opens
Issue 113 - 8 September - Blood cancer, scientists move to The Crick, Bedlam exhibition
Issue 112 - 25 August - Children and Young People’s Health Partnership, Pathway Team Shortlisted
Issue 111 - 11 August - Neuro-rehab beds open, gynaecology nurse fellowship & science summer school
Issue 110 - 28 July - Mind and Body excellence and diabetes wearable technology trial
Issue 109 - 14 July - Prince Harry visits partner trusts, Nursing Times Awards, new acute care CAG
Issue 108 - 30 June - MENCAP pledge signed, Local Care Record is finalist, SLIC report
Issue 107 - 16 June - Queen's Birthday Honours, digital centre for mental health, hospital care rated
Issue 106 - 2 June - Award wins across partnership, call for diabetes surgery, 3D printing and robotics
Issue 105 - 19 May - New mind and body training for all staff
Issue 104 - 5 May - Neuro-rehab bid success, local care record live in all GPs, museum of the year
Issue 103 - 21 April - New pioneering project 3DLC, BMJ Awards shortlistings, Mind and Body conference
Issue 102 - 7 April - HSJ Value awards, new diabetes treatment, sign-up for our annual conference
Issue 101 - 24 March - Trust CQC report, Mind and Body focus, new Local Care Record film
Issue 100 - 10 March - Cancer vaccine, emergency planning, new food allergy research
Issue 99 - 25 February - Importance of mind and body highlighted, NHS Staff Survey, evening with King's Sierra Leone Partnership
Issue 98 - 11 February - Guardian showcases clinical excellence, award nomination for cross partner team
Issue 97 - 29 January - Ebola medals, new Chief Executive, local care record
Issue 96 - 14 January - New Year's Honours, alcohol training, CQC results
Issue 95 - 10 December - Local care record update, Times Higher Education Award win, Parachute implant
Issue 94 - 26 November - Reducing frequent alcohol-related hospital admissions, Local Care Record public engagement
Issue 93 - 12 November - Update from Sierra Leone, Royal College of Psychiatrists’ and Building Better Healthcare awards
Issue 92 - 29 October - Institute programmes, increase in NHS trust research, Comprehensive Cancer Centre status awarded
Issue 91 - 15 October - Rise in THE World Rankings, Positive Practice in Mental Health Award, launch of Mind and Body programme
Issue 90 - 1 Ocotber - Strengthening Babies’ Futures, King's College HospitalCQC report, Guys and St Thomas’ charity report
Issue 89 - 17 September - Shortlist for HSJ Awards announced, innovation in health overview, mental health training available for all staff
Issue 88 - 3 September - New trials to treat diabetes, major cardiology conference
Issue 87 - 20 August - London Heart Trail, KHP Online launch, PLACE programme highly rates trust
Issue 86 - 6 August - New King's Health Partners website, new Executive for King’s College Hospital and Guy's and St Thomas'
Issue 85 - 23 July - Genomes project recruitment, Pathway Homeless Project, diabetes study findings
Issue 84 - 9 July - New President of the Academy of Medical Sciences, Maurice Wohl Clinical Neuroscience Institute opens, King's Health Partners staff recognised as top clinical leaders in the UK
Issue 83 - 25 June - OBE awarded, pioneering radiotherapy treatment, National Institute for Health Research Awards