Charity News

Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation is proud to announce its support the inaugural Pride of Edinburgh Awards 2014

April 1, 2014

The Pride of Edinburgh awards aim to honour the talented and the brave, the compassionate and the determined: the real unsung heroes who make Edinburgh one of the greatest cities on the planet.  Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation is supporting the category of Carer of the Year. We will be…

Nina Barough CBE, on the opening of the Mammography Unit, Western General Hospital

March 31, 2014

The Founder and Chief Executive of Walk the Walk, Nina Barough recently opened the newly refurbished Mammography Unit at the Western General Hospital. Thanks to the £1.4m raised at the 2013 Moonwalk, patients are now experiencing an enhanced and extended, state-of-the-art unit. A long-time supporter and friend of the Breast…

Fellowship helps improve family history breast screening

March 31, 2014

Dr Roisin Bradley, Consultant Radiologist at WGH has just been announced as the first winner of the Lyda Henderson Travelling Fellowship Roisin will travel to the Seattle Cancer Centre in Washington DC to attend an intensive image interpretation course run by the world leading expert in the field Prof Constance…