University research is regularly assessed in the Research Assessment
Exercise, an independent peer-review exercise which directly determines
UCL Institute of Child Health (ICH) has previously been assessed on a
standalone basis and has done very well, getting the top 5*A score in
the last exercise conducted in 2001.
It is no longer possible for
ICH to enter independently of UCL. However work submitted by ICH to the
panel assessing ‘other hospital based clinical sciences’ saw UCL clearly
rated as the UK’s highest performing institution in this field. ICH
staff made up about 40% of the UCL submission in this category.
Results are on:
GOSH-ICH Press Office: 020 7239 3125
For genuine and urgent out of hours call speak to switchboard on 020 7405 9200