About Us

Address Department of Anaesthesia, Westmead Hospital, Westmead NSW 2145
Phone +61 2 9845 6447 Fax +61 2 9633 3764

Westmead Hospital first opened in 1978 as a 975 bed teaching hospital of the University of Sydney. It is located in Western Sydney, 30 minutes' drive west of the Sydney CBD, and serves a population of 1.5 million people. It is current undergoing an upgrade with the commencement of a large new serices block.

The Sydney Medical School is Australia's oldest and largest medical faculty, and undertakes teaching and research in health and medicine of international standing. Westmead Hospital is the largest hospital in the largest of the University's four clinical schools.

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