The Coombe Women's and Infants University Hospital, Dublin

Coombe Women & Infants University Hospita

Coombe Women & Infants University Hospital (CWIUH)

Cork Street
8 Dublin

Team Leader

Jan Miletin
Jan Miletin

Dr Jan Miletin
Leader of Workpackage 06
Consultant Neonatologist
Phone: +35314085654
Fax: +35314085743

Institute Presentation

Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital is a level III neonatal centre, one of the leaders in neonatal care in Ireland. The institution has approximately 8500 deliveries/year with more than 110 neonates below 1500g. It also serves as referral centre for Ireland. It is affiliated with the National Cardiology Centre in Our Ladies Childrens Hospital in Crumlin and serves as one of the main referral centres for antenatally diagnosed cardiac abnormalities. Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital plays also an important role in introducing functional echocardiography in neonatal units in Ireland. Coombe Hospital has a strong research interest and has many ongoing studies involving newborn infants, including multicentre randomised trials (e.g. NIPPV trial).

Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital is also teaching hospital affiliated with all three Dublin Medical Schools (UCD, Trinity College and RCSI).