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GOSH appoints medical director

29 May 2019, 1:26 p.m.

Sanjiv Sharma has been appointed on a permanent basis to the role of Medical Director at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH).

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International Clinical Trials Day – Meet Matei

20 May 2019, 9:59 a.m.

To mark International Clinical Trials Day this May, we took a visit to the Clinical Research Facility (CRF) to meet with GOSH mum Flavia, whose son Matei has been on a clinical trial at the hospital for the last couple of years.

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New NHS treatment available for first time for patients with a rare neuromuscular disorder

15 May 2019, 12:08 p.m.

Patients at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) and across the country are to benefit from a new drug on the NHS that targets the underlying cause of spinal muscular atrophy (SMA).

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Mental Health Awareness Week at GOSH

13 May 2019, 5:03 p.m.

If you’re visiting Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) between 13 – 19 May, you’ll notice the hospital looking a little different than usual. That’s because we’re lighting up some of our buildings with green light, as part of our support for Mental Health

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First use of pioneering phage virus therapy to treat patient with cystic fibrosis

10 May 2019, 1:38 p.m.

A new treatment that uses a cocktail of naturally-occurring viruses to infect and destroy bacteria has been used for the first time to treat a fifteen year old patient at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH).

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