University College London

Child Health: research and education


The Institute of Child Health has created a world-class centre for the study and treatment of childhood disease. The Institute, in association with Great Ormond Street Hospital, constitutes the largest concentration of expertise in paediatric health care, research and teaching in Europe. The Institute takes a multidisciplinary approach to problems in child health including molecular/cell biology studies, biochemical and physiological studies, investigations of individual patient groups, and epidemiological/public-health investigations in the UK and throughout the world.