Every year The Royal Liverpool Children’s hospital cares for over 270,000 children, young people and their families and they lead research into children’s medicines, infection, inflammation and oncology. They moved to their new Alder Hey in the Park in early October 2015.
A Centre of Excellence for cancer, as well as spinal, heart and brain conditions
A Department of Health Centre for Head and Face Surgery
A Centre of Excellence for Muscular Dystrophy and the first UK Centre of Excellence for Childhood Lupus
One of four national centres for childhood epilepsy surgery, a joint service with the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital
A designated Children’s Major Trauma Centre
They have Europe’s only intra-operative 3-T MRI scanner which is a pioneering technology for neurosurgery, reducing repeat operations in 90% of cases