Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust and the Institute of Child Health, University College London are pleased to announce that, following an international search, Professor Thomas Voit, MD, Dr. med. habil., has been appointed Director Designate of their Biomedical Research Centre (BRC).
A growing body of evidence suggests that creative environments and participating in artistic activity can have a positive impact on health and wellbeing.
GO Create! collaborates with internal Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) research centres and use our expertise in patient engagement to build effective communication and interaction with young audiences for research purposes.
We develop creative approaches that help patients overcome clinical challenges, increase knowledge of procedures and conditions and build confidence and resilience.
Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) hosted the launch of the first UK Strategy for Rare Diseases which aims to build understanding of rare diseases, support patients and families and boost research to find effective treatments and therapies.
The NIHR Great Ormond Street Biomedical Research Centre has provided essential infrastructure funding for experimental medicine research at GOSH and the UCL Institute of Child Health (ICH) since 2007. Many GOSH and ICH researchers have been supported directly by BRC grants, but the BRC also supports all research through infrastructure. The BRC has provided a total of £35.6 million in funding since 2012.
The Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH), in partnership with adolescent and adult services at University College London Hospitals (UCLH), form the London Centre for Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes.