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Pam Higginbottom
Pam’s career path sees her go from bouncer, to HCA, to ATP in robotic surgery – in just six years!

A former nightclub bouncer has made the incredible journey from working on the doors to helping save people’s lives in Theatres as a key member of our robotic surgery team at Royal Derby Hospita...

Staff at London Road's Ward 2
Colleagues at London Road's Ward 2 reflect one year on since ward opened

Staff on Ward 2 UHDB’s End of Life care ward have been reflecting on how they have made their ward a ‘good place to die’ for Dying Matters Week 2021....

Alison Cropper, Consultant Biomedical Scientist
Consultant becomes first female non-medical professional of cytology association

A UHDB consultant has become the first female non-medical President of the British Association for Cytopathology (BAC)....

The theme of Dying Matters Week is a good place to die
What makes UHDB a 'good place to die' - Dying Matters Week 2021

Dying Matters Week 2021 focuses on the importance of being in ‘a good place to die’ with members of Team UHDB reflecting on what this means to them and how they have ensured this for patie...