Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children

Health & Medical

Europe, United Kingdom, London

Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children (GOSH) (formerly known as the Hospital for Sick Children) is a children's hospital located in London, United Kingdom. It is part of the Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust and is located in the Bloomsbury area of Central London. It is closely associated with University College London (UCL) and in partnership with the UCL Institute of Child Health, which it is located adjacent to, it is the largest centre for research and postgraduate teaching in children’s health in Europe. It is part of both the Great Ormond Street Hospital/UCL Institute of Child Health Biomedical Research Centre and the UCL Partners academic health science centre. It is known internationally for receiving the rights from J. M. Barrie to his play Peter Pan, or the Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up in 1929, which have provided significant funding for the institution.