UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


Support services at the Institute

Based at 30 Guilford Street, outside organisations can access expertise from the Institute and neighbouring Great Ormond Street Hospital.

For academics & clinicians

Core Scientific Facilities
We provide other hospitals and universities with many of our clinical and academic laboratory services.

Courses & Continued Professional Development

We offer a range of short courses and taster courses for health professionals, those interested in child health and professionals allied to medicine. These are open to external delegates.

Events and Conferences

The UCL GOS Institute of Child Health has excellent facilities for large for meetings and conferences. The venue is available for hire to those within UCL and Great Ormond Street Hospital as well as external organisations wishing to host events. The ICH Events Office provides full event management for events ranging from international conferences and meetings, to product launches and exhibitions, with catering also available.

Joint R&D Office

All research carried out by Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) and UCL GOS  Institute of Child Health (ICH) is managed by the Joint Research and Development Office. The R&D Office has dedicated teams who provide support and guidance during the research process.

Statistical Support Services (SSS)

Based within GOS ICH's Population, Policy and Practice Research & Teaching Department , SSS is available to staff from GOS ICH and GOSH and provides statistical support to researchers contributing to the maintenance of high standards of published research within the joint institution.

For students


The GOS ICH Library provides information and support for staff and students at the UCL Great Ormond Institute of Child Health. UCL students also gain access to the Senate House Library and the British Library at Euston.

For children and families to Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust

The services and facilities available for GOSH families can be found in the 'parents and visitors' and 'children' sections of the GOSH website. Here, you can also read the information sheets we produce on a range of conditions and treatments.

Children who are coming to Great Ormond Street Hospital may also want to find out what activities are available for them here.