UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


Response to COVID-19

At the UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health our researchers are taking a prominent role in advancing public knowledge about COVID-19 by providing expert comment in the media and rapidly researching new ways of tackling the virus.

Podcasts featuring our staff

Get to know some of our wonderful staff in this Podcast Series 'We are the UCL GOS Institute of Child Health'.

Episode 6: Athina Gkazi

This episode features Athina Gkazi, esearcher in our Infection, Immunity and lInflammation Department, who has been involved with Covid-19 testing.


The 'Coronavirus: The Whole Story' podcast highlights UCL's interdisciplinary expertise on Covid-19 - focusing on its management, mitigation, eventual halt, and preparing for a post-coronavirus world. 


Episode 7: How close are we to finding a cure?

In this special edition, made for the Cheltenham Science Festival at home, Professor Judith Breuer (Professor of Virology) is one of the guest speaker exploring how we tackle and track the virus. 



Episode 13: How will our children recover from lockdown?

As the coronavirus pandemic in the UK approaches its sixth month, we’re taking a look at the long-term impact of lockdown and subsequent school closures on our nation’s children and young people, with guest speaker Dr Lee Hudson.