At the Listening event in 2013, our patients, families and staff asked us to develop a shared commitment and values to help make people’s experience at GOSH more consistently great. So, in spring 2014 we undertook a listening exercise to understand the values.
We want the experience of GOSH to be the best it can for everyone. At the Listening event in 2013, our patients, families and staff asked us to develop a shared commitment and values to help make people’s experience at GOSH more consistently great.
The proposal writing consultancy service offers support from concept to final grant submission, including assistance in structuring and targeting the scientific section, the expected impacts section, writing the implementation, management and finance sections, and aiding in partner search.
Our purpose built, dedicated children’s facility is located on Level one of the Frontage building in Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH). It provides a welcoming, safe and appropriate environment for children, young people and their families taking part in research studies/clinical trials.
As part of the Cardiorespiratory Clinical Unit, we are a Nationalised Commissioning Service awarded our status by the Nationalised Commissioning Group (NCG) for highly specialised services in extra corporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) and mechanical heart support.
Our aim is for patients, their families/carers, and members of the public to be actively involved in our research at all stages. We believe that Patient and Public Involvement (PPI) helps make sure research reflects the needs and views of the public and is more likely to produce results that can be used to improve health care.
The clinicians in the Social Communication Disorders team at Great Ormond Street Hospital work closely with research teams based at the Behavioural and Brain Sciences Unit in the Institute of Child Health.
Following NIHR Great Ormond Street BRC support, which led to the creation of a high-throughput targeted proteomic urine test, Dr Wendy Heywood has been awarded an industry investigator initiated award from Shire Pharmaceuticals.