Sydney Children’s Hospital

An ill child lies in a hospital bed attached to a medical device

A rise in vaccine-resistant bacteria shows the need for a new vaccine to fight childhood empyema after a spike in hospitalisations, a new UNSW study reveals.

A young girl sees a doctor with her mother

Babies and asymptomatic cases account for up to half of COVID-19 infections in the under-five age group, which has implications for vaccination programs, a new UNSW study has found.

Art student organiser Courtney Cross with snake

UNSW students, staff and alumni wanting to make a difference to sick kids have raised more than $270,000 in just three years.