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Get the GiST

Posted on Monday 4th September 2017
The GiST magazine front cover

Front cover of the latest edition of the GiST.

A new issue of Guy’s and St Thomas’ quarterly magazine, the GiST, is out now.

Read about the latest news, developments and achievements of staff from across the Trust, including Evelina London.

In this edition:

  • A team of Evelina London youngsters celebrate success at the British Transplant Games. Read their full story.
  • Building works at Evelina London are announced including a new ward, increased outpatient clinic space and new state-of-the-art imaging technology.
  • Abraham Umar explains how his family’s lives were changed after his daughter, Dua, was diagnosed with an inherited metabolic disease. Thanks to a special diet created by experts at Evelina London, Dua’s condition is now under control.

Read the GiST online.

Copies of Issue 23 of the GiST are available from stands at Evelina London Children’s Hospital and both Guy’s and St Thomas’ hospitals, our health centres in Lambeth and Southwark, and other local community facilities.