For researchers

PCH is part of the Child and Adolescent Health Service (CAHS)

We aim to perform ground-breaking, patient-orientated research across the scope of paediatric disciplines, including:

  • Developing innovative treatments and therapies for children or young adults, using our state-of-the-art facilities
  • Performing high-quality investigator and industry-led clinical trials 
  • Developing novel and improved diagnostics for children or young adults
  • Understanding and preventing the development and progression of childhood illnesses.

Getting started

Information on how to apply to establish and run a research project at PCH or CAHS can be found on the CAHS website (external link), including:

  • advice on things to consider in preparing your research study
  • ethics and governance processes
  • biostatistical support
  • research education and training.