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Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Oxford Children's Hospital

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Patients and visitors must wear a face covering in our hospitals.

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Find us and contact us

Children are currently treated at the Children's Hospital on the John Radcliffe Hospital site in Oxford, and at the Horton General Hospital in Banbury.

Key staff

  • Divisional Director
    Dr Karen Steinhardt
  • General Manager
    Paul Gale


  • Directorate Matron
    Sharon Buchanan
  • Specialist Matron (Children's)
    Zoe Pooley
  • Specialist Matron (Newborn Care)
    Natalia Rea
  • Acting Specialist Matron (Critical Care)
    Alex Elson

Working for us

If you are interested in working for the Neonatal Unit, please visit: