Seven-year-old Ava was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis from the heel prick test as a newborn. Today she helped launch the Morgan Stanley Garden for Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) at the 2016 RHS Chelsea Flower Show, alongside award-winning British actress Rosamund Pike and garden designer Chris Beardshaw. The garden will be transferred to the hospital immediately after the show and enjoyed by families at GOSH for years to come. Here mum Kylie tells Ava’s story.
This Cleft Lip and Palate Awareness Week, we hear from dad Alex whose four-year-old son Harry came to Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) at eight months old for surgery to repair his cleft palate. He shares how it feels to have a poorly child, his advice to other parents and how he’s giving back to GOSH.
Nurses at the Somers Clinical Research Facility at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) play a crucial role in delivering translational medicine research and working with patients on a number of clinical trials. Inspired to join our nursing team? Find out how. Read more about our innovative, forward-thinking nursing team below – plus, hear GOSH patient […]
We think all of the nurses at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) are amazing. Nurses are an integral part of the hospital’s multidisciplinary teams and help to deliver the very best care to patients and families. Find out how you can progress your nursing career at GOSH. Here, meet just three of our brilliant nurses…
Seven-year-old Josh was diagnosed with Norrie Disease, a rare condition which causes boys to be born blind or to go blind shortly after birth, when he was just a month old. Josh now visits Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) every few months for regular check-ups. Here, mum Wendy shares their story.
Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) heart transplant patient, eight-year-old Hannah, and her scooter, are getting ready to take part in RBC Race for the Kids on Sunday 15 May.