Latest news - September 2017

Arts and Culture Strategy Update

Arts and Culture Strategy Update

Westmead Redevelopment’s Arts and Culture Strategy workshops continued last week with origami master Yoshimi Lawler visiting Westmead to show participants how to fold paper cranes and lotus flowers while chatting about their arts and culture vision.

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Posted 25 Sep 2017
Ride and Stride Week 2017

Ride and Stride Week 2017

From 16 – 20 October, the Westmead precinct partners are encouraging you to leave the car at home and try other ways of getting to work for just one day.

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Posted 25 Sep 2017
Sydney Concepts at Westmead

Sydney Concepts at Westmead

The University of Sydney has introduced Sydney Concepts at Westmead, a series of conversations between the university and Westmead precinct staff, students, researchers and practitioners. The series aims to foster knowledge sharing and collaborative opportunities, with an emphasis on innovative approaches. 

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Posted 25 Sep 2017
Arts and Culture Strategy workshops

Arts and Culture Strategy workshops

Westmead Redevelopment’s Arts and Culture Strategy development continues with ongoing community workshops. Newly arrived migrant families, who are members of parenting groups, have drawn their suggestions while an ‘origami master’ has inspired patients and families at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead. 

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Posted 19 Sep 2017
Flowers to celebrate A3a handover

Flowers to celebrate A3a handover

Last week Lucia Labib, the Nursing Unit Manager (NUM) of Westmead Hospital’s gastroenterology ward, was presented with flowers. This kind gift was from the A3a refurbishment construction team and followed the ‘handover’ inspection. 

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Posted 19 Sep 2017
New hospital building smoking ceremony

New hospital building smoking ceremony

A traditional Aboriginal Smoking Ceremony has marked the start of construction of Westmead’s new central acute services building. 

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Posted 08 Sep 2017
WECC level one is now open!

WECC level one is now open!

The WECC level 1 project is the first major upgrade of shared education, training and research spaces for Westmead Hospital. It is open to all staff and students participating in education, training and research activities at Westmead.

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Posted 05 Sep 2017
Westmead Father's Day Event

Westmead Father's Day Event

The Children’s Hospital at Westmead’s inaugural Father’s Day was held last week. Representatives from the Westmead Redevelopment and Multiplex visited children to deliver gifts and participate in fun activities for the day including Father’s Day tie making, ceramics painting and face painting.

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Posted 05 Sep 2017