Margot's nurse, Hannah, on Flamingo ward in her uniform.

Supporting families through difficult times

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New funding for autoimmune condition at GOSH

18 May 2022, 11:04 a.m.

Researchers at GOSH and University College London Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health (UCL GOS ICH) are one of ten national teams to receive funding from a coalition of immune-related medical research charities.
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Caitlin at GOSH

BBC Songs of Praise comes to GOSH

16 May 2022, 9 a.m.

Our wonderful families and staff feature in the latest episode of Songs of Praise - capturing an insight to the invaluable care and support our chaplaincy team provide.
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Caring for children with undiagnosed conditions

29 Apr 2022, 9 a.m.

Friday 29 April is Undiagnosed Children’s Day. A day to raise awareness about the 6,000 children born in the UK every year who have genetic conditions so rare that there is no diagnosis for their illness.
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An illustration showing the acronym for Young People's Advisory Group (YPAG). It reads "changing research for the better" and features some colourful images of children.

What do young people want from Artificial Intelligence in healthcare?

18 May 2022, 4 p.m.

Artificial intelligence in healthcare is a rapidly growing field. Children and teenagers often have insightful questions about AI, but are rarely involved in the development of new technologies. See how we're changing this...
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Fahmida stands in front a wall smiling - the wall has a leaf motif behind her

Meet the brilliant people behind our clinical trials

20 May 2022, 8 a.m.

We are committed to carrying out pioneering research to find treatments and cures for some of the most complex illnesses. We often have over 500 research projects active at one time. Meet the people who help make this happen.
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Margot's nurse, Hannah, on Flamingo ward in her uniform.

Supporting families through difficult times

12 May 2022, 7 a.m.

Last year, Hannah, one of our intensive care nurses, supported a family through an incredibly difficult time in their lives, when their daughter Margot sadly passed away 24 hours after she was born...
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