News & Events

Minister of gender, children and social protection pays working visit to the child protection unit of the hospital

The Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, Nana Oye Lithur, together with some management members of the Domestic Violence Support Unit,has paid a working visit to the Child Protection Unit of the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital. Read more

Shirley Frimpong-Manso donates cash to Children’s Department

The Children’s Department of the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital has received a cash presentation of 2,524.40 Ghana cedis from Ms. Shirley Frimpong Manso, CEO of Sparrows Production. Read more

Psychiatry Department Gets a New Ward

The ward which has sevenbeds for male inmates and eight beds for female inmates, has a living room for either outpatients or inpatients to spend a day before leaving. Read more

Leukemia foundation embarks on health walk

The foundation plans to construct an ultramodern Haematology and Clinical Genetics Center in Korle Bu Teaching Hospital to provide specialized services to patients suffering from the various blood cancers. Read more

Child abuse added to the curriculum of medical students

As part of efforts to eradicate the increasing spate of child abuse cases in the country, the subject has been added to the curriculum of medical students. Read more »
Patient Care

How is technology changing the healthcare industry?

Let me respond with a story: On the first day of my internal medicine rotation at the University of Pennsylvania, a distinguished professor held up Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine. He told us to memorize the book, because it contained everything we needed to know. Read more »

Divorce Can Have Serious Impact On Men's Health, New Research Finds

According to a new paper published in the Journal Of Men's Health, divorce can take a great mental and physical toll on men. Read more »